Originally written on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 11/6/12
ST. LOUIS - The famous Rally Squirrel that darted across the field while Skip Schumaker was batting last October surfaced again Monday when his trading card sold for 157.50 on EBay. The card - a 2012 Topps Baseball Variation Proof Card - made headlines in January when it was announced that a limited number of Schumakers cards would prominently feature the squirrel and not the Cardinals utility man. A regular Schumaker Topps 2012 trading card can be purchased on EBay for just 1. But not the card he shares with the squirrel, which opened at 9.95 on Oct. 21 and saw 11 bids and a flurry to the finish before the auction ended Monday evening. Despite the card saying Skip Schumaker, only a small portion of his leg and shoe are visible on the card as the squirrel darts across the plate. The Rally Squirrel debuted during the Division Series last year, delaying Game 3 when he ran across the field. He became famous the next night in Game 4, when he returned and darted across home plate ju...
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