Monthly Archives: April 2012

Sportlots review

In my latest thirst to knock some cards of my 1971 Topps set needs list, I ventured over to sportlots.com to purchase some cards for the first time.  I understood the basics of the site and it was somewhat easy … Continue reading

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2 year old card review aka 2010 Topps Chrome Review

My brother, being the ever thoughtful guy that he is, recently picked up a few new toys for my kids.  He also purchased something for me, a value pack of 2010 Topps Chrome.  I  “got” back in to collecting around … Continue reading

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41 year old cardboard

Below is my most recent purchase from eBay: Six more cards I needed from the 1971 Topps set. 518 Joe Grzenda 523 John Odom 526 Ray Jarvis 532 Bill Rigney 557 Tom Satriano 629 John Hiller The Odom card may … Continue reading

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Added to the want lists

Just wanted to throw a quick post up and let all my loyal readers know that I added ’07 and ’08 Allen and Ginter to my want lists.  I have about 15/20 cards from each of those years so I … Continue reading

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11/12 UD Series 2 Review

I recently opened three packs of 11/12 Upper Deck Series 2 cards hoping to pull a Young Gun.  Any Young Gun would’ve done.  But alas, I found no Young Gun.  Moving right along, I did find the following cards in … Continue reading

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’71 Nolan Ryan comes home

I recently completed another trade with Ted over at http://crinklywrappers.blogspot.com/.  We are both working on completing the 1971 Topps set and I had some duplicate cards from the 6th series he needed.  For those that may not be aware, the sixth … Continue reading

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