Browsing posts tagged: 2015 Topps
No reason to hang on to this card

I apologize if I’m writing about my confusion over and over again, but sometimes it takes a couple of posts for me to get it.Yesterday, I was digging up some cards for a handful of card packages that went out this afternoon. Most of it was set-collecti…

Anniversary: 45 Years ago Harmon Killebrew Joins 500 HR Club.

August 10th marks the 45th Anniversary of Harmon Killebrew’s 500th Homer. The milestone occurred in the first inning of a Twins 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles 2015 Topps #H-74 Harmon Killebrew 500 Home Runs. The event was honored in Topps …

ANNIVERSARY: 75 Years Ago – Joe DiMaggio Hitting streak reaches 45 Games

This card showed up in 2015 Stadium Club. It’s a great image and I just had to find out more information.2015 Topps Stadium Club #279 Joe DiMaggioOn July 2nd 1941 during a Yankees 8-4 Victory over the Red Sox Joe DiMaggio’s Hitting Streak reached 45 ga…

40th ANNIVERSARY: April 1 1976 – Apple Incorporated

The first day of April marks the 40th anniversary of the founding of Apple – well the incorporating of Apple anyway. 2015 Topps Baseball History #9A Apple FoundedInteresting that Topps chose to have Steve Wozniak for the Apple photo rather than Steve J…

Card Show Report: Valley Forge 2016 02 27

Just a couple of highlights from this weekend’s Card Show at Valley Forge. 1951 Bowman Eddie WaitkusCard collecting wasn’t dead at the Valley Forge convention center this weekend. It was very alive – or at least Autograph Chasing was. Much of the large…

Topps mum on 2016 #1 and Where does the Derek Jeter 2015T #1 rank

Topps recently released their 2016 Series 1 checker….without card numbers. Doesn’t sound like much of a checklist, but I do understand the attraction to withholding the info until the date of release. Bryce Harper who is this years cover boy and has …

2015 Topps Update MegaBox Break

I let myself get suckered into picking up one of those 5+2 megaboxes of Updated/Chrome Update. Between the 7 packs I came up empty for Phillies – and really no former Phillies either 🙁 There are some minor highlights – pix belowDallas KeuchelStarting …

Belated Birthday Mail from Andrew!

Hey everyone, Drew back here! I arrived home from school earlier this week to find a long awaited package from my great friend Andrew (Everyday Holliday). He had sent me a birthday gift in the mail during the summer that wound up getting lost in the ma…

Not Much Blogging, But Still Arting

I’m probably never blogging in any meaningful way on WordPress ever again, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t still been collecting cards and doing stuff.  In fact, dedicating approximately zero seconds to this blog over the past several months has freed up enough time that even my uncannily lazy & hopelessly unfocused ass has been […]

AL Wild Card Game: 2015 Topps #318 George Springer

The last time the Astros were in a postseason game was game four of 2005 World Series. Pre-Phillies Brad Lidge took the loss in the game, he is now retired. Craig Biggio batted leadoff for the Astros, he was just inducted into the Hall of Fame. Brad Au…

How expensive is 2015 Topps?

Tonight we take a look our second look at the price of Baseball Cards, specifically Topps Cards.  We will take a look at the price of 2014 Topps versus some different Topps sets that have been produced over the lasr 40+ years.  2015 Topps …

2015 Topps Chris Tillman Growth Chart

Today the Orioles Promotional Items is a fun one that Card Collectors may appreciate. 2015 Topps Flavored Growth Chart Chris TillmanThe O’s took the 2015T design and stretched it out Tallboy Style to create a Growth Chart as a giveaway for the younger …

Sunday Night Baseball Dodgers @ Pirates

Tonight the Pittsburgh Pirates host the LA Dodgers on Sunday Night Baseball. Our Pirates card to mark the occasion is an insert from 2015 Topps.  2015 Topps Inspired Play #I-15 Willie Stargell & Andrew McCutchenTopps frequently produces subset…