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Entries in May 2013
 | Category: Baseball
entry May 31 2013, 07:26 PM
Friday 31 May 2013: From PWECentral I mean sportlots.com I got a solo card for .25¢ + $3.00 shipping (high yes ugh)
1961 Post Baseball 196 Ron Santo Cubs

 | Category: Baseball
entry May 29 2013, 10:09 PM
Wednesday 29 May 2013: from sportlots got a lone card in a PWE.
1956 Topps Baseball 327 Bob Wiesler Nationals (yes Nationals)
cost: 0.25 + $2.00 shipping

 | Category: Baseball
entry May 27 2013, 10:08 PM
Saturday 25 May 2013: Two Ebay package day one a "redelivery" of package attempted to deliver on Monday. I sort of expected to get a knock on my apartment door as I was waiting during the morning and early afternoon for the redelivery of the package, fading between napping and listening intently for a knock on my front door that never came. I checked my mailbox in the late afternoon after a time I was fairly sure the mail person would have been around. yep sure enough the package was in my mailbox. It was one of those medium sized envelopes that as about magazine size. I wasn't sure if it would be that sized or a small box. Guess on Monday I had too much mail for them to cram it into the box Anyway the thing I was expecting:

1979 Sport Americana Baseball Card Price Guide No. 1 got it for $20 Free Shipping. It is in pretty beat up shape especially the spine but still has all the pages. It has some small pencil checkmarks though out but the are tiny, some cards have 2 or 3 tiny checkmarks by them I guess to indicate duplicates.

The other package was a single card a color variation of one I already have. Got it for $8.00 (2 bids had to outbid the first bidder) plus $2.50 shipping 2005 Upper Deck Reflections Dual Signature Reflections Blue Variation FHNJ Frank Howard Senators Nick Johnson Nationals blue sharpie on sticker #d 14/35

entry May 27 2013, 10:03 PM
Friday 24 May 2013. Three package deal 1 Ebay card, a group break batch and some cards from a blog reader.

From Blog reader Mark (I think he is one of the Redskins collectors who has contacted me recently about possible trades) He noticed I collected Mascots so he included a few and some stuff for my PC.

1980 Topps Basketball 242 Elvin Hayes Bullets Scoring leader 1/3 of 3 player card virtually worthless if trying to sell.
2001 Post Memphis Redbirds Rockey Mascot card No card number. The Redbirds are a Minor league AAA Affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals.
2000 Sports Illustrated for Kids:

897 Haley The Comet Mascot WNBA Houston Comets Silly Inflated looking thing
900 Super Hugo Mascot NBA Charlotte Hornets
FOOTBALL: (some of these I already had) All Redskins
2006 Donruss Gridiron Gear 99 Clinton Portis
2008 Playoff Contenders 98 Jason Campbell
2008 SP Authentic 63 Clinton Portis
2009 Donruss Elite 99 Santana Moss
2010 Topps Chrome C81 Clinton Portis

TCZ May Football Group Break I had my main teams Ravens and Rams plus Draft teams Falcons and Raiders products were: 2013 Press Pass Fanfare, 2012 Panini Momentum, 2012 Panini Prominence

First some base which I guess were bonus
2012 Bowman Football:
9 Carson Palmer Raiders
18 Anquan Boldin Ravens
43 Roddy White Falcons
83 Tony Gonzalez Falcons
96 Darren McFadden Raiders
114 Tommy Streeter RC Ravens
177 Peter Konz RC Falcons
179 Chris Givens RC Rams
183 Juron Criner RC Raiders
186 Austin Davis RC Rams

2012 Panini Prominence Rookie Auto 176 Dwight Jones Texans blue sharpie on sticker numbered 179/499 (random unclaimed team)

2013 Press Pass Fanfare Fanfare Autographs FF-TA Tavon Austin RC West Virginia (Drafted by Rams) blue sharpie on card? #d 04/99

2012 Panini Momentum:
26 Michael Turner Falcons
51 Darren McFadden Raiders (sliver/blue variation) 27/49
100 Steven Jackson Rams
Head of the Class (blue variation?) 18 Bernard Pierce Ravens all white swatch #d 19/49
REDEMPTION (UGH) Momentum Rookie Signatures RPS 113 Bernard Pierce Ravens (redemption request submitted electronically to Panini on Saturday 25 May 2013)

Ebay card: $1.30 plus $2.99 shipping
2005 Upper Deck Classics Classic Counterparts CC-PH Boog Powell Orioles Frank Howard Senators #d 1696/1999

Note: For the holiday (Memorial Day on Monday) I got off work early Friday afternoon and I had barely enough time to get home grab the claim ticket (from a package they attempted to deliver on Monday) and get to the Post Office just as they were in the process of closing. They had the main line roped off, but the side door for pickups which is slightly away from that area I went to and knocked to see if there was anyone about although it was "technically" closed or closing. One of the employees who was shutting down stuff in the main area after he was through shutting those things came over to help me. Long story short they couldn't find my item so he wrote down some phone numbers for me to call about trying to find/track down the package. Turns out on the claim form the original carrier wrote down a wrong address (put an 8 instead of a 3 in one place) I noticed this of course afterwards but while I was talking to the distribution warehouse on the phone. I requested to have them deliver it on the next day Saturday.

 | Category: Baseball
entry May 22 2013, 11:58 PM
On Tuesday 21 May 2013 I got two cards from sport lots:
one dealer two cards shipping was $2.00

1960 Topps Baseball 245 Eddie Yost Tigers $2.75
1971 Topps Baseball 441 Milt Pappas Cubs .75¢

 | Category: Baseball
entry May 21 2013, 12:23 AM
Monday 20 May 2013 Got three Ebay purchases. All related the main focus was Frank Howard Senators. I got a pickup slip for another Ebay item but that I can't pick up till Saturday dang conflict of hours with post office.

1967 Topps Baseball Pin-Up Mini Poster 7 Frank Howard Senators ($1.99 + $2.50 shipping)
Plus bonus cards:
1978 TCMA Stars of the 1960's:

261 Mike Epstein Senators
284 Woodie Held
1985 Donruss Baseball:
392 Bill Swaggerty Orioles
454 Storm Davis Orioles

1970 Topps Baseball Mini Poster: 22 Frank Howard Senators
($6.00 + $2.25 shipping)

Two similar cards (shipping $5.90)
1969 O-Pee-Chee Deckle Edge blank back ("#12") Frank Howard Senators ($9.99)
1969 Topps Baseball Deckle Edge #16 Frank Howard Senators ($2.99)

 | Category: Baseball
entry May 21 2013, 12:21 AM
Friday 17 May 2013: 1960s kind of Ebay day.
1966 Topps Baseball 254 Phillies 1966 Rookie Stars Ferguson "Fergie" Jenkins and Bill Sorrell $8.50 + $2.40 shipping
1968 Topps Baseball:
410 Ferguson Jenkins Cubs
bonus card 179 Bill Stoneman Cubs

Saturday 18 May 2013: Three Sportlots one Ebay

1954 Topps Baseball 8 Bobby Young Orioles (.25¢ + $1.50 shipping)
1970 Kellogg's 3-D Baseball 64 Jim Perry Twins (.25¢ +$1.75 shipping)
1985 Donruss Baseball 14 Diamond Kings Cal Ripken Jr. Orioles (2) (.75¢ + $2.00 shipping)

2011 Limited Greats Limited Autographs 29 Frank Howard Senators auto blue sharpie on sticker #d 007/299 - $10.19 + 1.99 Shipping.

 | Category: Non Sports
entry May 21 2013, 12:19 AM
Friday 10 May 2013 a lone Ebay. A used Non-Sport Update Magazine Vol 11 No 1 with Charmed Cast (Alyssa Milano, Shannon Doherty and Holly Marie Combs) on cover No cards since it was used. $7.50 + $3.99 shipping.

Tuesday 14 May 2013: lone sportlots card 1968 Topps Baseball 526 Bill Denehy Senators .25¢ + $1.99 shipping.

Wednesday 15 May 2013: My subscription copy of Non-Sport Update Magazine came Vol 24 No 3 American Horror Story on cover promo cards included:
2013 Breygent American Horror Story Non-Sport Update special promo no number
2013 Cryptozoic Once Upon a Time Season 1 P1
2013 Rittenhouse Star Trek: The Next Generation Heroes and Villians P2

Extra bonus promo cards from previous issue:
2013 Cryptozoic Superman The Legend P1 (relief/embosed thing going on)
2012 Rittenhouse Star Trek: The Original Series Heroes and Villians P2
2013 Cryptozoic Revenge Season 1 P1
2013 Rittenhouse Game of Thrones Season 2 P2

 | Category: Baseball
entry May 21 2013, 12:16 AM
Here is where I play catch up for a week or two of incoming stuff.

Thursday 09 May 2013: Baseball Group break from TCZ goodies (included some bonus "Pay It Forward" cards:
My teams my standard Orioles and Nationals no random or draft teams this time.

2012 Prizm 153 Wei-Yin Chen Orioles
2011 Contenders
8 Matt Purke Nationals
13 Stephen Strasburg Nationals
Season Ticket: 16 Adam Jones Orioles
Draft Ticket:
DT28 Kylin Turnbull Nationals
DT98 Matt Skole Nationals
Prospect Ticket:
RT6 Alek Meyer Nationals
RT9 Dylan Bundy Orioles
RT10 Anthony Rendon Nationals
RT31 Matt Purke Nationals
HIT: Draft Ticket Auto: DT8 Nicky Delmonico Orioles blue sharpie on-sticker

2011 Topps Tier 1 (2 hits)
OR-JZ On The Rize Jordan Zimmermann Nationals blue sharpie on card #d 115/999
TSR-50 Top Shelf Relic Cal Ripken Jr. Orioles GU Bat #d 224/399

Pay it forward Cards:
2002 Fleer Fall Classics:
Hall of Fame Plaque
22 (of 30) Jim Palmer Orioles #d 1979/1990
Rival Factions: 12 (of 43) Reggie Jackson A's and Brooks Robinson Orioles #d 0043/1000
2007 Sweet Spot Classic: Classic Memorabilia CM-ED Eddie Murray Orioles GU all white
2008 Bowman Chrome 201 Troy Patton RC Orioles

2008 Bowman Chrome
BC18 Justin King RC Rams
BC53 Justin Harper RC Ravens
2008 Score 344 Joe Flacco Ravens
2008 Upper Deck: Starquest SQ12 Ed Reed Ravens
2008 SPX Winning Materials WM-JF Joe Flacco Ravens GU - N(blank) F(white) L(blank) #d 81/99

From Ebay I got a 2012 Harrisburg Senators (Nationals Minor League) Pocket Season Schedule with Bryce Harper pictured on the front. $3.99 + $2.35 shipping

I also got the Non-Sport Update Magazine Vol 23 No 3 with NCIS Cast on cover for $5.99 + $2.75 shipping it was sealed with the folllowing promo cards:
2012 Rittenhouse NCIS P2
2012 Cryptozoic The Walking Dead P2
2012 Cryptozoic Fringe P1
2012 Rittenhouse Game of Thrones Season One P2

entry May 9 2013, 12:32 AM
ON Monday 06 May 2013 I got 3 sportlots cards and some cards from Ebay.

Sportlots from one dealer all 3 cards were the starting bid of .25 and shipping for all 3 was $4.75 That is the problem with sportlots is no combined shipping for the auctions. Now the Cards:

1971-72 Topps Basketball 190 Charlie Scott RC Squires
2006 Upper Deck Artifacts 99 Ryan Zimmerman Nationals
2010 Topps National Chicle: Diamond Stars Certified Autograph NCA-10 Ian Desmond Nationals blue sharpie

Then some Ebay stuff 3 different sellers:

2005 Inkworks Charmed Conversations Auto A-2 Dorian Gregory as Darryl Black sharpie $7.99 Free Shipping

2000 Inkworks Charmed: Season One Auto A6 Dorian Gregory as Darryl Morris black sharpie "Razor sealed" $3.59 + 2.95 Shipping

Then for $14.95 + $2.95 shipping I got the 29 card (30 including the checklist/title card) 2012 Syracuse Chiefs Minor League Baseball Team Set (Washington Nationals Farm team) card number 1 is Bryce Harper among the other players who have played for the mother team at one time: Zach Duke, John Lannan, Carlos Mondonado, Yunesky Maya,Tyler Moore, Jhonatan Solano and Mark Teahen. Some of the other guys might have been called up at one time but I don't recall if they were. One of these days I'll blog in more detail on the set on my Curly W Cards Blog

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