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Writing for baseball cards

Posted at 1:45 PM on October 2, 2006 by Ben Tesch

The secret lives of baseball card writers
David Roth got a job at Topps writing for the backs of baseball cards, and found out that it's pretty much like any other job for a large, soulless corporation. "Baseball cards, it turned out, are not made in a card-cluttered candy land. Rather, they are created by ordinary men and women who are generally unawed by their proximity to a central part of American boyhood."

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