2016 Panini Immaculate Baseball – Dodgers Relic Cards, Part II

Here is a last look at the Dodgers cards found in packs of 2016 Panini Immaculate Baseball.  Featured below are numerous relic cards that are available.  Go here to check out all of my previous post on this set.Immaculate Initiations Jumbo&nb…

1987 Spokane Indians at the Mall – Andy Skeels

Catcher Andy Skeels played in the Padres and Yankees organizations from 1987 to 1993. In 527 games he hit .252 with 13 HR and 238 RBI. A native of New Zealand, he managed that country’s team in the 2013 World Baseball Classic, and has been a hitting co…

Barry Larkin Collection 469: 1997 Topps Stadium Club – #18 – Instavision Insert

Barry LarkinYear:  1997Brand:  Topps Stadium ClubCard number:  18Insert set:  InstavisionThe Instavision set was seeded 1:24 packs making them a de facto box hit.  And as far as box hits go, these are pretty cool!  The Ins…

A Bad Post Office, A Good Guy

I ordered the Bunt Cubs team set from Brentandbecca a few weeks ago.He emailed me on August 16 that the team sets would ship out the next day.  I kinda forgot about it for the next week.  When the set still hadn’t arrived by the 26th I emaile…

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Score Wantlist – 1988-1998

1988 Score2 12 14 16 18 22 26 46 54 55 59 78 96 129 130 131 154 174 202 206246331 345 350 384454 470 494 500 516 526 541&n…

Wallet Card at Yankee Stadium

Wallet Card showed up at Yankee Stadium, but the Yankees bats didn’t. For the first time in six trips to the Stadium Wallet Card saw a Yankee loss, a 5-0 disappointment. CC Sabathia pitched pretty well but the bullpen let him down. While the Yankees of…

2016 Topps Stadium Club Rack Pack

Greetings!Hope everyone is having a fun weekend.  I’ve scheduled the Blogger to post this pack at the start time of my brother’s wedding.  If it works, you all would be reading this while I’m standing up watching him say his “I do’s”.  H…

Night Owl Delivers: Tradition, Perspectives, Clubs, and a Mini!

Over the past week or so, I made a conscious decision to try and get caught up with all my trade envelope posts.  I, more or less, tackled the envelopes in LIFO order (or Last In, First Out order for you non-computer science folks).  That lea…

Five Random Cubs Cards

I’ve got 14,407 Cubs cards from 108 different brands listed on a spreadsheet. A random number generator picked five cards, one each from the past several decades. 1900s – 1970s: 1969 Milton Bradley Glenn Beckert  No logos, no team names–the M…

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Street trade – Cardinals pack

I gave Al some more Nettleses, including a ’78, and got a Cardinals pack. I picked it because the Cardinals are my second favorite team and also because I could see it had more variety than the other packs.Among the 2014 Topps and Bowmans were a Musial…

PAD Circus – Packs 198-201 – Medallions are for the Birds

Hey, everyone!! Well, this has certainly become PEOD Circus (Pack Every Other Day), hasn’t it. Never fear, we still have a lot of packs to go!! Wahoo!!Let’s get ripped:2016 Topps Series 2 (3 packs plus medallion pack!)aaron altherr – braves – jafronius…

1967 Phillies Photos

I just found these in my house a few weeks ago. I bought them at the ballpark in 1967, and they have been in a folder in my desk since the 1970s (along with some old baseball card catalogs which I will be posting in the near future). Here are 6 stars …

Barry Larkin Collection 468: 1997 Score – #538 – True Grit – Hobby Reserve Parallel

Barry LarkinYear:  1997Brand:  ScoreSubset:  True GritCard number:  538Parallel set:  Hobby ReserveYou know it’s just getting goofy when I need six lines in the introduction in order to adequately describe the Larkin card at ha…

Good Night John Boy

1973 saw a double test by Topps of a set featuring The Waltons, a burgeoning show on CBS that featured the namesake family dealing with life’s trials and tribulations during the Depression and World War 2.  Fifty cards, mostly in horizontal format…

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Carlos Ruiz Topps Gallery – #ThanksChooch

As has become a Phillies Room tradition when a franchise player departs, here’s my final tribute to Carlos Ruiz and his Phillies career featuring a gallery of his Topps flagship base cards. 2007 Topps Update #UH-99 2008 Topps #281 2009 Topps #397 2…

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The best player collection EVAH!

When I started this blog in 2007 (holy $%!* that’s a long time ago), my life was very different. I lived in South Jersey, played poker 3-4 times a week, interviewed athletes and wrote about sports nearly every day.

Nine years later, life is drastically different. I’m married a man who also collects baseball cards, which seemed impossible.

And now I’m a mom.

Many new parents post photos of