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entry Oct 25 2014, 10:55 PM
OK Mailday for Thursday 23 Oct 2014:

From a sportlots order 19 cards most .18¢ (will note other prices)+ $3.55 shipping
Cards: 2007 Upper Deck Masterpieces Baseball (to help finish my base set) 11, 12, 15, 23, 37, 38 (30¢), 44, 49 (49¢), 50, 51, 62, 63, 64, 74, 75, 80, 88, 89, 90

sportlots 1 card 18¢ + 92¢
2007 Upper Deck Masterpieces Baseball 76 Bill Clinton

Sportlots 1 card 18¢ + 70¢ shipping
1965 Topps Baseball 22 Charlie Smith Mets

sportlots $2.00 + 85¢ shipping
1965 Topps Baseball 11 AL 1964 Strikeout Leaders: Al Downing Yankees, Camilo Pacual Twins, Dean Chance Angels. - seller sent a second duplicate of the card because the first was"'worse than excellent" (the advertised condition) I guess the one that is less than excellent is the off-centered/miscut to right. Also included 2 bonus cards (from OTHER sports): Fleer 1997-98 Basketball 142 Sam Perkins SuperSonics, 1994 Fleer Ultra Football 198 Vincent Brown Patriots

sportlots 1 card 18¢ + 82¢ shipping
2007 Upper Deck Masterpieces Baseball 41 Josh Hamilton Reds
PWE had a Janis Joplin stamp

sportlots 1 card $6.00 + $1.85
2011 Topps Game Day Autograph GDA-LH Leonard Hankerson Redskins on sticker auto blue sharpie

Friday 24 Oct 2014:

Got my card lot from a baseball group break TCCs 5toosweet (Abel) my Homie team Nationals and discounted team Twins:

2014 Panini Donruss Baseball series 2
290 Troy Tulowitzki Rockies
314 Brian Dozier Twins
315 Oswaldo Arcia
354 Anthony Rendon Nationals
355 Bryce Harper Nationals (2)
356 Doug Fister Nationals
357 Gio Gonzalez Nationals (2)
358 Ian Desmond (2)
Press Proof 291 Wilin Rosario Rockies 002/199

2014 Bowman Chrome BCP40 Michael Taylor Nationals
2014 Panini Donruss Elite 69 Joe Mauer Twins
2014 Topps Chrome 97 Ian Desmond Nationals
2014 Bowman Inception Prospect Autograph PA-AW Adam Walker Twins on-card auto blue sharpie

Next up was one of Shawn's (sasports on TCC and TCZ) Super Low Budget Group Breaks this one from TCZ Oct Basketball I had my Homie Wizards and random team was Pistons. I didn't get any Wiz cards sad.gif
2013-14 Panini Crusade Basketball
81 Kentavious Caldwll Pope RC Pistons
226 Greg Monroe Pistons

sportlots 4 cards all at 18¢ + $1.60 shipping
2007 Upper Deck Masterpieces
24 Jackie Robinson Brooklyn Dodgers
36 Travis Hafner Indians
77 Phil Hughes RC Yankees

1990-91 Fleer Basketball Update U-99 Greg Foster Bullets

 | Category: Football
entry Oct 25 2014, 10:03 PM
I mentioned a few days back that on Wednesday 22 Oct 2014 I had gotten a box o'Redskins Base I bought from James TCZ's Cowboy2288 in total there were 80some (84 or so) Skins cards that ranged from roughly 1985 Topps to 2012 Prestige. Oh where to begin with box-loads like this...Will list only a few Highlights:

Several 1991 Upper Deck I think now I have all the Redskins from that set, not 100% sure yet I still have a ton of football cards in boxes that are not cataloged yet.
Ditto with 1985 Topps Think I have all the skins, several of them I have dupes of.
2010 Topps more dupes already had them (and the Ravens) from that year I had purchased the team lot from I forget where now about 2 or 3 years ago.
2012 Topps Strata 89 Roy Helu
2006 Upper Deck
3KP-MR 3000 Yard Passing Club Mark Brunell
1KRE-SM 1000 Yard Receiving Club Santana Moss
2009 Playoff Prestige 13 Connections Jason Campbell and Santana Moss
2009 SP Threads 84 Santana Moss
2009 Topps Mayo 20 Antwaan Randle El
2012 Leaf Draft 27 Kirk Cousins in college uniform
2006 Upper Deck Football Heroes 60 Joe Theismann
2008 Upper Deck Football Heroes 47 Jason Campbell

entry Oct 23 2014, 12:11 AM
Here is my mailday catchup for Most of October 2014

Saturday 11Oct14: Single card Zistle trade I got 2005 Topps Baseball: Opening Day 103 Mike Lowell Marlins

Monday 20Oct14: Two Sportlots
2009 Upper Deck Football Heroes: 279 Legend Alex Karras Lions Orange Parallel 14/35 - $3.50 + 80 shipping

1990-91 Fleer Basketball: 2 Cards 18 each + 95 shipping
164 Pervis Ellison Bullets (pictured in Kings Uniform)
194 Bernard King Bullets

Tuesday 21Oct14: Sportlots:
2011 Topps Legends Football 61 Leonard Hankerson Redskins (2) 18 each + 95 shipping

1990-91 Fleer Basketball Update: U-98 Albert English Bullets 18 + $1.00 shipping

1965 Topps Baseball: 25 Al McBean Pirates 75 + 85 shipping

Wednesday 22Oct14: 2 sportlots, 1 ebay and 1 box (I'll post about the box later)

Sportlots 1: 2 cards shipping $2.49
2009 Upper Deck Football Heroes:
219 Merlin Olsen Rams blue Parallel 50/99 $.199
345 Mount Rushmore Orange Parallel 10/35 $3.99

Sportlots 2: 3 cards - 18 each + $2.40 shipping
2009 Upper Deck Football Heroes:
216 Merlin Olsen Rams
218 Merlin Olsen Rams
219 Merlin Olsen Rams

Ebay 2 cards shipping was $5.25
2010 Rittenhouse Warehouse 13 Season 2 Autograph
Eddie McClintock as Pete Lattimer $24.00
Allison Scagliotti as Claudia Donovan $37.00 (a semi-steal as her auto cards tend to start at $50 or more on the bay)

The box I'll post some details tomorrow or over the weekend. It was from a sale from TCZ member Cowboy2288. A stack of Redskins cards.

entry Oct 22 2014, 10:20 PM
*Sigh* I have been delinquent in keeping up with my maildays so here is the stuff I got in September 2014. I think it will be a long one.

Tuesday 16Sep2014 Got some giveaway cards from Shawn AKA Sasports on his TCC random giveaways. He sent me some B'More cards for my Baltimore O's and Ravens PCs
2002 Bowman Heritage Baseball Gold Refractor BHC56 Melvin Mora Orioles 036/175
2008 Topps Baseball Campaign 2008 C08-DK Dennis Kucinich Democrat
1990 Upper Deck Baseball 266 Cal Ripken Jr. Orioles (like I really need to name the team)
1987 Topps Baseball 609 Cal Ripken AS Orioles
2014 Panini Prestige Football 293 Michael Campanaro Ravens Extra Points Blue
2013 Panini Prizm Football 3 Jacoby Jones Ravens Blue
2014 Topps Football Gold 328 Owen Daniels Ravens 1249/2014

Wednesday 17Sep2014 From TCZ Ken's (pwolantern) Baseball Group break (Sept?) My Homie Team Nationals and some randoms plus one request from a PC player.
2014 Topps Tribute Baseball:
10 Jayson Werth Nationals
36 Randy Johnson Mariners
59 Harmon Killebrew Twins (this was the requested card)
2014 Topps Bowman Inception Baseball Prospect Autograph PA-EB Eddie Butler Rockies on-card blue sharpie
2014 Bowman Platinum Baseball
52 Gio Gonzalez Nationals
BPP38 Lucas Giolito Nationals
BPP69 Brian Goodwin Nationals
BPCP69 Brian Goodwin Nationals Blue 026/199
CES-BH Cutting Edge Stars Bryce Harper Nationals die-cut

Monday 22Sep2014: 2 PWEs and one yellow plastic bubble wrapper. The 2 PWEs were from the same guy Mark H a follower of my blog http://captkirk42.blogspot.com Each one was a buisness sized (#10 I believe) with the cards placed in a row of 3 pockets cut from a 9 pocket plastic binder page. With these mailings he helped with my Strive For '65 goal and some of my blog's CaptK's Coveted Ten cards a random list of cards I need for my PC sets mostly

PWE 1
1975 Topps Baseball:
30 Bert Blyleven Twins
386 Checklist cards 265-396 Unmarked
460 1974 NL Championships
1974 Topps Baseball 50 Rod Carew Twins OC almost miscut at bottom
1960 Topps Baseball 9 Faye Throneberry Senators
1970 Topps Football 178 Bob Brown Rams - Back cartoon unscratched under certain light angles can see what it is sort of
1970 Topps Football mini-poster/pin-up 14 Sam Brunelli Broncos Near EX condition pinhole in center from folding and slight tiny tear on fold at right edge.
1965 Topps Baseball:
164 Al Spangler Astros
179 Hal Woodeshick Astros
1971 Topps Baseball: 699 Jim Britton Expos
1970 Topps Football Game Insert: 24 Charlie Johnson Oilers
1975 Topps Football:
213 All-Pro Defensive Ends: Jack Youngblood Rams and Elvin Bethea Oilers
258 Jack Snow Rams
338 James Harris Rams
371 Isiah Robertson Rams
420 Tom Mack Rams
525 Merlin Olsen Rams
1975-76 Topps Basketball:
151 Leonard Robinson Bullets
246 Dave Twardzik Squires
330 Virginia Squires Team Card

PWE 2
1975 Topps Football:
2 1974 NFL Passing Leaders: Sonny Jurgensen Redskins and Ken Anderson Bengals
20 Charlie Taylor Redskins
46 Dave Robinson Redskins
106 Diron Talbert Redskins
303 Verlon Briggs Redskins
419 Chris Hanburger Redskins
444 Roy Jefferson Redskins
529 Ken Houston Redskins
1974-75 Topps Hockey:
39 Ron Low Capitals
166 Pete Laframboise Capitals
181 Doug Mohns Capitals
1975-76 Topps Basketball:
4 Rebounds Leaders: Wes Unseld Bullets, Dave Cowens Celtics, Sam Lacey Kings
23 Jimmy Jones Bullets
95 Mike Riordon Bullets
190 Phil Chenier AS Bullets
227 Mack Calvin AS Squires
247 Mike Green Squires

Bubble Mailer: From TCZ Chad Baker Football Group Break for Sept I had my homie Redskins and then some randoms. A lot of the cards are College Uniform guys since there were one or two products of old prospects due to time I will not look up which NFL team they ended up on at this time.
2012 Fleer Retro Football: Metal Universe
M-2 Joe Theismann Notre Dame Redskins
M-2 Joe Theismann Notre Dame Redskins Blue Saphire Precious Metal Gems 39/50
M-8 Dan Marino Univ Pittsburgh
M-31 Rich Gannon Univ Deleware
M-42 Robert Griffin III Baylor Redskins
M-61 Rueben Randle LSU
M-67 Kirk Cousins Michigan State Redskins
M-87 Andre Branch Clemson
2013 SPX Football:
10 Ken MacAfee Notre Dame
13 Dan Marino Pitt
14 Archie Griffin Ohio State
23 Vinnie Testaverde Miami
35 Ken Stabler Alabama
37 Daryle Lamonica Notre Dame
39 Billy Cannon LSU
RS-1 Rookie Sensations Robert Griffin III Baylor Redskins on sticker auto blue sharpie
2013 Panini Absolute Football:
Hogg Heaven 51 Robert Griffin III Redskins
Rookie Premiere Materials 214 Jordan Reed Redskins "86" All Maroon 11/99
2014 Panini Elite Football
6 Steven Jackson Falcons
9 Ray Rice Ravens
47 Alex Smith Chiefs
60 Rob Gronkowski Patriots
98 Robert Griffin III Redskins
99 DeSean Jackson Redskins
100 Alfred Morris Redskins
162 Turn of the Century RC Lache Seastrunk Redskins Green on-sticker auto blue sharpie 35/99
2013 Topps Tribute Football:
61 Maurice Jones-Drew Jaguars 090/170
66 Eric Decker Broncos

Wednesday 24Sep2014 one package from James AKA: TCZ cowboy2288 I bought 3 cards he sent a freebie:
2013 Bowman Football: Purple Parallel Sam Bradford Rams - shame he is out for the 2014 season.
1992 Heads and Tails Football Super Bowl XVII Rose Bowl SB10 John Riggins Redskins
2009 Topps National Chicle Football Youngsters of the Gridiron YG-19 Joe Flacco Ravens
BONUS: 2009 Topps National Chicle Football: C115 Joe Flacco Ravens

Monday 29Sep2014 Got my latest copy of The Wrapper Magazine (Non-Sport) #286 Oct1-Nov15 2014 Topps "Fun Packs" cover.



entry Sep 15 2014, 11:03 PM
On Monday 15 Sep 2014: Got two bubble mailers:

First package was my booty from the TCC Sept Hockey Break. My Homie Team Capitals my Draft Team the Coyotes (Old Jets)
2014 In The Game Hockey: Heroes and Prospects: (CHL teams)
14 Max Domi London Knights (Coyotes)
38 Henrik Samuelsson Edmonton Oil Kings (Coyotes)
47 Brendan Burke Portland Winterhawks (Coyotes)
70 Yan Pavel Laplante Charlottetown Islanders (Coyotes)
72 Laurent Dauphin Chicoutimi Sagueneens (Coyotes)
95 Andre Burakovsky Erie Otters CHL Rookie (Capitals)
97 Ivan Nikolishin Everett Silvertips CHL Rookie (No NHL Affiliation)
104 Matt Spencer Peterborough Petes CHL Rookie (No NHL Affiliation)
3-D Class of 2014 168 Ryan MacInnis Kitchener Rangers (Coyotes)

2012-13 UD Artifacts Hockey
85 Shane Doan Coyotes

2012-13 Panini Classics Signatures Hockey
146 Dave Babych Jets

2012-13 Panini Rookie Anthology
28 Ray Whitney Coyotes
38 Alex Ovechkin Capitals
67 Shane Doan Coyotes
81 Mike Smith Coyotes
82 Tomas Vokoun Capitals
Draft Year Combos "Game Worn" 34 Jonas Enroth Sabres "20" All Blue and Semyon Varlamov Capitals "06" All Red

Second package was from Ebay single card $9.99 Free Shipping:
2011 Panini Gold Standard Football Legend Black Gold Parallel? 127 Joe Namath RAMS #08/10

 | Category: Non Sports
entry Sep 15 2014, 10:16 PM
On Saturday 13 Sept 2014: I got my latest issue of Non-Sport Update Vol 25 No. 5 - 25th Anniversary issue "25 Years of Non-Sport Update". Cover has drawing of various characters (upper left around to upper right)from non-sport subjects: Dr. Who (and TARDIS), James Bond, Some Monster looks like Frankenstein or a Zombie, Buffy?, Sheldon Cooper (Big Bang Theory), Harry Potter, Pochinchi (little Pokemon yellow bunny whatever the name is), some generic goofy looking guy, a pinhead?, Mr Spock and a Martian from "Mars Attacks!"

Bonus Cards:
2014 Skybox Marvel Masterpieces NoNumber
2014 RRPark Cards: Chronicles of The Three Stooges Promo 4
2014 Monsterwax Non-Sport Update: Monsters & Maniacs Promo 2
2014 Cryptozoic Sleepy Hollow P1

 | Category: Nationals
entry Sep 12 2014, 11:18 PM
ON Thursday 11 Sep 2014: I got two cards from an Ebay seller Shipping was combined $2.25 for both cards and both were only .90 each 1 bid (they had BINS of $1.20 or $1.25 something like that I decided to be cheap because I didn't want to spend too much at least on the RC)

2014 Topps Baseball: Red Border: (Target Exclusive)
332 Stephen Strasburg Nationals
337 Zach Walters Nationals (Now With Indians)

 | Category: Redskins
entry Sep 12 2014, 11:08 PM
ON Wednesday 10 Sep 2014: I got a package of 50 Redskins cards from a collector who had contacted me via email I guess a reader of my blog? There were some 2000 Donruss Quantum Leaf a couple of years of Leaf Rookies and Stars some 2008 Score, 2011 Score, 2013 Score, and a few different Leaf Certified even a few Topps mini stickers, UGH. Players like Michael Westbrook, LaVar Arrington, a Darrell Green, Antwaan Randle El, RGIII, Brian Mitchell, Brad Johnson, Champ Bailey and others.

In return I'm supposed to send out some modern Topps Baseball. At first he wanted only 1984 and 85 Topps but I don't have a whole lot of those years or doubles of them, there are other years he will accept and in the last email he mentioned 1995 to present will be OK. I'm assuming only Topps Flagship though which makes it a little difficult since I have tons of Upper Deck and Donruss and Topps Chrome or Topps Archives or Heritage or Bowman. It will take a while to recipricate this one. So far I have gathered 50 some Topps from 2011-current mostly 2013 Updates. I might gather some other stuff but it is slow going with my lack of motivation (Lazy) and procrastination. I wasn't really thrilled with the "trade" to begin with I tried to avoid it. Maybe I'm just being a jerk about it right now. I don't like to disappoint people though. I feel bad if I feel I have gypped them eventually the feeling goes away but it lingers while I'm filling my end of the deal plus a week or two after sending the package off.

 | Category: Redskins
entry Sep 11 2014, 09:03 PM
On Monday 08 Sep 2014: Got some Redskins cards from a member over at TCZ he's a Cowboys fan so he was glad to get rid of the Redskins infestation. smile.gif

The Goodies:
2013 Topps Bowman Football: 99 Alfred Morris
2013 Score Football:
216 Santana Moss
373 Jawan Jamison RC
2013 Topps Football: Future Legends: FL-AM Alfred Morris
2014 Bowman Football: Rookies Purple Parallel 71 Silas Redd RC
2012 Topps Holiday Mega Football TFHM-RG Robert Griffin III - still sealed in clear wrapper with Game Time Giveaway contest card showing in back. Not sure if I'll keep it sealed or not.

 | Category: Hockey
entry Sep 2 2014, 07:31 PM
ON Friday 29 August 2014 I got my lot from the TCC Monthly Hockey Group Box Break. My homie team Capitals and draft team Kings.

2012-13 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey
78 Mike Richards Kings
81 Simon Gagne Kings (2)
84 Dustin Brown Kings
187 Karl Alzner Capitals
189 John Carlson Capitals
190 Brooks Laich Capitals
192 Marcus Johansson Capitals
UD Canvas C40 Jeff Carter Kings

2013-14 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey
178 Jarret Stoll Kings
179 Matt Greene Kings
181 Kyle Clifford Kings
182 Jonathan Quick Kings

2013-14 Panini Select Hockey
31 Jonathan Quick Kings
50 Brooks Laich Capitals

2012-13 Panini Certified Hockey
23 Dustin Brown Kings
52 Mike Green Capitals
86 Wojtek Wolski Capitals

2012-13 Panini Rookie Anthology
30 Anze Kopitar Kings
38 Alex Ovechkin Capitals
HIT: Rookie Rivalry 14 Cody Eakin Capitals (all white) Erik Gudbranson Panthers (all dark blue)

2012-13 Panini Classics Signatures
11 Marchel Dionne Kings
74 Bernie Nicholls Kings
83 Marty McSorley Kings
85 Craig Berube Capitals
152 Mike Gartner Capitals

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