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 | Category: Baseball
entry Jul 21 2013, 01:06 AM
Saturday 20 July 2013
Got two PWEs from sportlots first one I had to cut open the envelope it was one of those party invitation sized envelopes that was taped both at the top of the envelope to keep it sealed and down the center I guess to help with stability. A real pain in the rear to open though (that one the seller sent a "freebie") the second envelope was OK to open but the 4 cards inside were all in one "card saver" that of course was taped with regular clear tape across the opening, luckily the cards were far enough down in it not to be damaged but no safety was used for them.

Envelope 1:
One bought card and a freebie card as I said the PWE was taped like a large package with tape going both directions real pain to open. The cards shared a toploader (taped at the top but the sportlots small order invoice was a partial safety device.) the card I bought was auctioned at 0.25¢ + $1.95 shipping
1967 Topps Baseball 22 Gene Brabender Orioles
FREEBIE GIFT CARD 1994 Sportflics 2000 Rookie/Traded[/b] SAMPLE 25 Deion Sanders Reds

Envelope 2:
As I said above the PWE was OK to open but the cards were only in a "card saver" that was taped at the opening. Very Dangerous for 2 vintage and two modern cards. All four cards I got for opening bid of .25¢ + $3.40 shipping (Highway Robbery)

1956 Topps Baseball 239 Harry Simpson Kansas City A's
1958 Topps Baseball 398 Gene Woodling Orioles
1987 Topps Baseball 320 Barry Bonds "RC" Pirates
2009 Bowman Draft Prospects Baseball BDP52 Gio Gonzalez A's

 | Category: Baseball
entry Jul 21 2013, 12:50 AM
Monday 15 July 2013
Got my part of the booty from a Baseball Group Break over at TCZ have my usual teams Nationals and Orioles, plus I got some of the random stuff from unclaimed teams (what are the BoSox doing unclaimed?)

2012 Panini Prizm Baseball
16 Jose Bautista Blue Jays
17 Matt Wieters Orioles
30 Jacoby Ellsbury Red Sox
33 Adam Jones Orioles
37 Hunter Pence Giants
48 Stephen Strasburg Nationals
59 Roy Halladay Phillies
73 Yadier Molina Cardinals
77 Jim Johnson Orioles
91 Allen Craig Cardinals
94 Chris Sale White Sox
111 Ryan Zimmerman Nationals
116 Jed Lowrie Astros
129 Deion Sanders Braves
134 Brooks Robinson Orioles
136 Frank Robinson Orioles
152 Bryce Harper RC Nationals
153 Wei-Yin Chen RC Orioles
157 Wade Miley RC Diamondbacks
174 Steve Lombardozzi RC Nationals
192 Zach McAllister RC Indians
AUTO MR Marc Rzepezynski Cardinals (sneaky on-sticker design) blue sharpie - All ready have a collector in mind to send this one to)
Team MVP MVP30 Bryce Harper Nationals
Rookie Relevance RR2 Bryce Harper Nationals
USA BASEBALL USA4 Stephen Strasburg (Nationals)

2013 Topps Tribute Baseball
6 Carlos Gonzalez Rockies
19 Jacoby Ellsbury Red Sox
40 Cal Ripken Jr. Orioles
41 Ryan Braun Brewers
AUTO TA-AB3 Albert Belle Orioles on card blue sharpie 87/99
Superstar Swatches SS-RZ Ryan Zimmerman Nationals two all-white swatches 79/99

 | Category: Football
entry Jul 21 2013, 12:30 AM
Monday 15 July 2013
Got two packages this post is from the first package, I had bought a bunch of RG3 cards from a fellow member at TCZ this is what I got:

2012 Bowman Football
200 Robert Griffin III RC Redskins
200 Robert Griffin III RC Gold Parallel Redskins
2012 Sage Hit
10 Robert Griffin III Baylor shown in all white unifrom (probably during a practice)
2012 Panini Prestige
230 Robert Griffin III RC Redskins
2012 Score
368(A) Robert Griffin III RC Redskins (in pocket ready to throw)
2012 Topps Football
340 Robert Griffin III RC Redskins
2012 Topps Platinum Football
63 Sam Bradford Rams
120 Robert Griffin III RC Redskins
120 Robert Griffin III RC Redskins Orange Refractor
127 Chris Givens RC Rams
Die Cut PDC-BQ Brian Quick RC Rams
2013 Prestige Football
194 Robert Griffin III Redskins
2013 Score Football
172 Sam Bradford Rams
214 Robert Griffin III Redskins
217 Alfred Morris Redskins
252 Airmail Robert Griffin III Redskins
292 Franchise Sam Bradford Rams
298 Franchise Robert Griffin III Redskins
330 Franchise Alfred Morris Redskins
Hot Rookies 42 Jordan Reed RC Redskins

entry Jul 13 2013, 11:19 PM
Saturday 13 July 13:
From Ebay for a bid of only .99 + $13.07 shipping (the Medium flat rate box it came in had twenty-one .29 stamps on it mostly christmas stamps, only a total of $6.09 but also had an Ebay address label so I don't understand why the stamps?)
Anyway the package contained an almost full, but not quite totally full Mead soft binder with Football, Baseball and Basketball cards. Mostly Baseball and Football. I got it mainly for some of the Redskins, Rams and a few players I wanted like an F.P. Santangelo card I didn't have, a couple of Orioles cards, a Tony Gwynn or two a couple of Cal. Ripkens. Nothing too big in terms of financial value, but quite a few in terms of helping with some of those "junk wax" year sets.

OK grab for $14 bucks.

entry Jul 13 2013, 11:01 PM
Friday 12 July 2013:
Got my current issue of Non-Sport Update Magazine Vol 24. No. 4 Aug/Sep 2013. Standard Four freebee Promo cards:
2013 Cryptozoic: The Women of Legend P1
2013 Cryptozoic: The Big Bang Theory: Season 5 P1
2013 Rittenhouse: TrueBlood: Archives P2 (for Trade/Sale)
2013 Topps: Star Wars Galactic Files 488P Darth Vader Dagobah Spirit

Plus from sportlots I got a solo card: (took a couple of bids) $2.25 + $2.25 shipping.
1973 Topps Basebal 160 Jim Palmer Orioles

 | Category: Non Sports
entry Jul 13 2013, 10:51 PM
Wednesday 10 July 2013:
sportlots got some 1970s Topps Wacky Packages Puzzle Pieces/Checklists all unmarked backs, a couple had some gum staining or other age ware but the puzzle piece fronts are OK. There are 24 cards total that I got for .25 + $2.95 shipping.
1973: Series 1 Puzzle "Gadzooka" Gum 8/9 pieces I'm missing the middle top piece (top row second card) got dupes of some pieces 14 cards total.
1973: Series 2 Puzzle "Sugarmess Gum" 2/9 - 4 cards total 2 each of card 3 top row and card 2 bottom row.
1973: Series 3 Puzzle "Beanball Cards" 5/9 all different no dupes.
Missing: Top Row Card 1 and 3, Middle Row 2nd card, Bottom Row 2nd card
1973/74 Series 5 Puzzle "Big Baddy Gum" 1/9 1 card bottom row card 3. I've got to check what others from this puzzle I have because this was one of the puzzles over the years I've had almost all of, but never seemed to have all of them at the same time.




 | Category: Football
entry Jul 10 2013, 11:10 PM
Wednesday 10 July 2013:
Got my booty from a football break over at TCZ. My Teams were: Redskins, Ravens, Giants, Chiefs and Cardinals. I had so many teams mostly due to some weird trading of random teams the original concept of the break was 1 bought team (Skins) and 3? Random teams, a few hours before the break members were allowed to trade teams, one guy traded me two for one.

We busted a box of 2013 Panini Prestige Football:
1 Carson Palmer Cardinals (Raiders Uni)
2 Larry Fitzgerald Cardinals
6 Patrick Peterson Cardinals
13 Joe Flacco Ravens
14 Haluti Ngata Ravens
15 Torrey Smith Ravens
18 Jacoby Jones Ravens
19 Terrell Suggs Ravens
22 Kevin Kolb Bills (shown in Cardinals) huh.gif
95 Dwayne Bowe Chiefs
96 Jonathan Baldwin Chiefs
97 Jamaal Charles Chiefs
98 Alex Smith Chiefs (shown in 49ers)
99 Tony Moeaki Chiefs
126 Eli Manning Giants
127 Hakeem Nicks Giants
175 Anquan Boldin 49ers (shown in Ravens) huh.gif
195 Pierre Garcon Redskins
196 Santana Moss Redskins
197 Alfred Morris Redskins
200 Ryan Kerrigan Redskins
202 Aaron Mellette RC Ravens Rookie
241 Johnathan Hankins RC Giants Rookie
244 Jordan Reed RC Redskins Rookie
268 Matt Elam RC Ravens Rookie
283 Ryan Swope RC Cardinals Rookie
HITS:
Draft Tickets:
19 Stepfan Taylor RC Cardinals
37 Jordan Reed RC Redskins

entry Jul 9 2013, 10:22 PM
Tuesday 09 July 2013:
From sportlots two auctions at .25 + $2.60 shipping I got:
4 Jerome Bettis cards and 9 Ivan Pudge Rodriguez cards

FOOTBALL
1994 Fleer:
Award Winners: 1 Jerome Bettis Rams
Jerome Bettis: Rookie of the Year: 5, 9, 10 Jerome Bettis Rams

BASEBALL
1992 Score Pinnacle 156 Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez Rangers
1992 Score 700 Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez Rangers
1994 Topps Stadium Club 116 Ivan Rodriguez Rangers
2001 Topps Post 15 Ivan Rodriguez Rangers
2002 Donruss Diamond Kings 76 Ivan Rodriguez Rangers (2)
2002 Fleer Focus Jersey Edition 64 Ivan Rodriguez Rangers
2002 Fleer Ultra 7 Ivan Rodriguez Rangers
2006 Upper Deck Future Stars 26 Ivan Rodriguez Tigers

Then I got my booty from the Official TCC Hockey Box Breaking Group. My main team is the Caps my drafted teams for the "June" break were the Panthers and the Wild.
What I got:
Base:
2006-07 Upper Deck Be a Player 80 Steve Montador Panthers
2011-12 Panini Zenith Hockey
72 Mike Green Caps
101 Brent Burns Wild
2012-13 Rookie Anthology Hockey
3 Zach Parise Wild
10 Ryan Suter Wild
17 George Parros Panthers
100 Mike Ribeiro Caps
Hits:
2010-11 Panini Luxury Suite 36 Mikko Koivu Wild GU all red 409/599
2010-11 Panini Zenith Hockey EXPIRED REDEMPTION (06JAN2013) Supposed to be: Autographed Rookies 188 Marcus Johansson Capitals #/999 - We'll see what ever becomes of it.

entry Jul 9 2013, 09:23 PM
Monday 08 July 2013:
Got two Baseball cards from a sportlots dealer two auctions both bids were the starting .25 + $2.65 for shipping on both.

1962 Topps Baseball 355 Steve Barber Orioles
1992 Topps Stadium Club Baseball 415 Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez Rangers

Then from a sale from a forum member at TCZ I got some FOOTBALL Rookies
2006 Topps Football 312 Haloti Ngata RC Ravens
2009 Upper Deck Football Heroes: Rookie Heroes 105 Jeremy Macklin RC shown in Missouri Tigers (Eagles)
2011 Panini Prestige Football 261 Leonard Hankerson RC shown in Univ Miami (Redskins)
2012 Leaf Young Stars 95 Dwayne Allen shown in Clemson Tigers (Colts)

but the best card of the day came from Ebay win (my opening bid was the opening $4.99 then automatic max bid bidding took over won it on "2nd" bid) $10.50 + $2.69 shipping
2013 Rittenhouse Warehouse 13: Autograph Genelle Williams as Leena NONumber on card blue sharpie.

 | Category: Baseball
entry Jun 29 2013, 10:56 PM
Saturday 29 June 2013 from sportlots 3 auctions same dealer shipping was $3.95
Got three 1969 Topps Team Stamp Album Inserts all three empty clean no stamps. I noticed all the checklists I've seen (at first search) have them numbered in alphanumeric order by city, but that is incorrect as they actually have numbers (of 24) on the backs with a different order. Sadly most people seem to be using the alphabetic order for the checklist so until I have all 24 or can verify their real numbers I won't know what number to use for the ones I really need. I've listed the three I have with their real printed numbers 13, 15, 16 their alpha numbers would be 2, 23, 24

13 Baltimore Orioles .75
15 Washington Senators $3.25
16 Seattle Pilots $1.25

Seller included a BONUS Card:
1985 Circle K Baseball 34 Lee May Reds

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