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    1965 Topps Sandy Koufax #300 SGC 98 Gem 10 - The Ultimate SGC Example! Koufax is notable as one of the outstanding Jewish athletes in American professional sports. His decision not to pitch Game 1 of the 1965 World Series because game day fell on Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, garnered national attention as an example of conflict between social pressures and personal beliefs. Issued during his final full season in 1965, someone must have seen the future potential as this card and very carefully stored it away, seemingly never touched by hands since. It literally looks like it was pulled from a pack just days ago. Beautiful colors, ultra-bright clean borders, four sharp corners and perfect registration and centering inspired even the critical eyes of SGC judges to give this card an unheard of SGC 98 Gem 10 assessment. If one even needs to ask, yes, of the almost 300 cards submitted to SGC, this card proudly and very accurately boasts a "Pop One of One with None Higher!" status. We are sure there is a Koufax specialist reading this who just can't wait to add this card to their collection.

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