Browsing posts tagged: mascots
Show and Tell #128: "The Cards…They’re Alive! They’re Alive!"

I’ve been writing for the Cardboard Connection for more than a year now (here’s a collection of my articles, if you are interested) and it has certainly put a crimp on my writing here on the web site. I’ve had some pretty good daily blogging streaks bu…

Show and Tell #126: Cards On Cards Trade From 2015

 Like my last Show and Tell, this trade with Cards and Cards happened quite a long time ago but I guess it is better late than never to show you the highlights. This Robin Yount rookie card from 1975 Topps reprint commemorative patch could be…

Still haven’t found any Topps Heritage cards

I had to pick up a few things at Target, so I stopped in the card aisle. Still no Topps Heritage cards. Instead, I bought a couple more packs of Opening Day. I only got one Met, but it was the one Opening Day card I really wanted: Not bad, not bad at all. Filed […]

You mean this isn’t an early April Fool’s joke?

When I saw Baseball Digest’s report about the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ new mascot, I thought it was an April Fool’s joke. The Richmond Flying Squirrels (Class AA; Eastern League) unveiled their new acorn-inspired mascot Zinger, as the inflatable acorn will join the face … Continue reading

You mean this isn’t an early April Fool’s joke?

When I saw Baseball Digest’s report about the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ new mascot, I thought it was an April Fool’s joke. The Richmond Flying Squirrels (Class AA; Eastern League) unveiled their new acorn-inspired mascot Zinger, as the inflatable acorn will join the face … Continue reading

Trade Me Anything IV: Trade #2

You know that a Trade Me Anything package that arrives via Priority Mail for $5.15 is serious business. Chris Harris is serious about cards. This trade should be good.Giving:Well, there was an email mix-up that led to Chris requesting cards that had …

Show and Tell #52: Stadiums & Mascots From Steve

I love this trade package from Steve because of it’s pinpoint focus: Mascots and Stadium cards. A lot of these are from the Donruss Triple Play set which at one time was a major part of my collecting life but I have since completely forgotten about i…