Browsing posts tagged: Xander Bogaerts
A Sunday COMC Blaster

Had a little free time to do some scanning this morning, and it’s been a while since I did one of these COMC “virtual blasters”.  So, I hit up my card chest where I store my backlog of to-be-processed cards from past COMC orders and grabbed and sc…

Three from the Random Box

Next to my desk in my office/card room I have a small two-row shoebox that I use for cards in transit.  One row contains cards that I’ve set aside for outgoing trade packages, broken out by destination, the other contains incoming cards from a var…

Favorite Card of 2016

With the end of the year fast approaching, it’s a great time to look back at the best parts of 2016. I’m sure there are some. To that end, P-Town Tom, the wonderful author of the Eamus Catuli blog (who had PLENTY to celebrate this year) suggested …

List of 36: Things I’m Thankful For

1. Mookie Betts2. Playoff Baseball3. Hanley’s return4. Papi’s Farewell Tour5. Pictures with Section 366. Division Championships7. Prospects8. Facebook likes9. Drew Pomeranz10. San Diego All-Star uniforms11. David Ortiz bling necklaces12. Xander Bogaert…

6,000 Sox!

Recently I received a great little care package from Commishbob, whose work on The Five Tool Collector is on my daily reading list.  A few weeks back I read a post on the ’59 Topps All-Stars-inspired Topps Throwback Thursday set.  This is one…

More Topps Now Sox

A few weeks back, I posted the first trio of Topps Now Red Sox cards to appear this season, all three of which featured slugger David Ortiz.  Today I’ve got the next four…Ah May 12th, back when the offense was really cooking!  Actually, in …

Yeah, I Guess I Collect Xander Bogaerts

A few weeks ago, a comment left here by Gavin of Baseball Card Breakdown kind of opened my eyes a bit.  I had mentioned that I don’t player collect any longer because trying to get every card of a particular player is maddening (not to mention an …

Signature Sundays – Xander Bogaerts (and Opening Day Bonus Material)

The 2016 baseball season is finally upon us, which to me means it’s officially spring.  True, it snowed maybe 2″ here today, which is odd, but when compared to its predecessor this past winter in New England didn’t seem so bad.To celebrate warm we…