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 | Category: Baseball
entry Jan 1 2010, 12:38 AM
Got 3 cards from Ebay.

2007 Goudey Baseball
206 Johnny Bench Reds
208 Yogi Berra Yankees
213 Brooks Robinson Orioles

entry Dec 30 2009, 08:34 PM
Got a bunch of Redskins and Nationals cards from a trade with a member over at SportsCardForum (SCF1). He was to send first now I have to send out my end which is Kansas City Royals and Chiefs to him.

I will list what I got later, probably tomorrow sometime or over the weekend. If I can remember to do it. A few times I never came back to list stuff here. UGH.

 | Category: Baseball
entry Dec 27 2009, 02:06 AM
Got another Ebay card in 2004 Donruss Diamond Kings 85 Ryan Church Indians Bronze Framed. Plus the dealer added a couple of freebies Indians since I had ordered an Indian card 1994 Topps Stadium Club
169 Carlos Baerga
674 Eddie Murray

entry Dec 25 2009, 02:36 AM
Got some sportlots and Ebay stuff.

For FOOTBALL I got a
1959 Topps 127 Will Sherman Rams
1969 Topps238 Dave Jones Rams (AKA "Deacon" Jones)

BASEBALL

2008 Goudey 47 Johnny Bench Reds mini (original Goudey sized) green back #d 88/88

1968 Topps 235 Ron Santo Cubs

2002 Topps 206 280 Ryan Church Indians

 | Category: Baseball
entry Dec 24 2009, 01:56 AM
First from Ebay I got a 2009 Goodwin Champions Mini 11 Johnny Bench Reds

and from sportlots a bunch of 1972 cards from 2 sellers (4 auctions 66 cards total)
1972 Topps Baseball
15, 25, 29, 41, 48, 56, 106, 121, 122, 127, 129, 149, 170, 194, 201, 202, 205, 206(2), 207, 209, 211, 212, 213, 214(2), 215, 216(2), 217, 218, 219, 220, 226, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 238, 239, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 254, 255, 258(2), 266, 274, 278, 283, 284, 286, 288, 289, 291, 292, 297, 301, 302, 303, 305, 306, 312, 317, 318(2), 321(2), 322, 324, 327,331, 335, 336, 339, 342, 354, 359, 362, 377, 379, 383, 393, 417, 451

entry Dec 22 2009, 10:53 PM
Got 4 packages today From sportlots got a
1951 Bowman Baseball Mickey Vernon Senators

a lot of five 1970s Oakland Raiders cards.
1971 Topps
151 Jim Otto
178 Fred Biletnikoff
258 Gus Otto
1975 Topps
8 George Blanda
380 Ken Stabler

Then I got some baseball cards I had bought form a guy from Sport Cards Forum (SCF)
1963 Topps 75 Bob Allison Twins
1964 Topps
162 Hitting Area - Dick Sisler Vada Pinson Reds
219 Young Aces - Al Downing Jim Bouton Yankees
238 Roy McMillan Braves
253 Wally Post Indians
268 Bill's Got It - Danny Murtaugh Bill Virdon Pirates

Then from the felling left out Secret Santa (Secret Santa 2) I got some heck-ala great Autos and some GUs. Not sure who it was, got to do a little research.

first a couple of Redskins
2009 Donruss Elite 17 Clinton Portis Gu Burgandy with a little splotch of something (blood, dirt or grime) #d/50
2008 SP Rookie Threads Signature Draft Choice - SDC-FD Fred Davis Auto blue sharpie on sticker (with very nice card design for it) #d/229

Next onto baseball
2007 SPX Winning Materials WM-SO Scott Olsen when he was a Marlin with a wicked super sick 3 color patch (some would say 4 since the black is repeated) #d/99

2007 SP Rookie Edition 108 Matt Chico on sticker blue sharpie AUTO
155 Jesus Flores on sticker blue sharpie AUTO

 | Category: Baseball
entry Dec 22 2009, 01:17 AM
Lets see got some Ebay stuff a card or two from Sportlots and my winning card from Alex (Stlouisrams1600) Guess the Number Contest a 2006 Rookies & Stars Longevity GU of Joe Kloppenstein Rams he send about a dozen Nationals cards as well. Some I already had (especially the 2006 Topps) some I didn't.

2006 Topps
338 Livan Hernandez
361 Chad Cordero
393 Brian Schneider
483 Jose Guillen
527 Jose Vidro

2007 UD Baseball Series 2
1015 Ryan Zimmerman

2007 Topps 205
WM36 Ryan Zimmerman

2008 Topps Opening Day Red framed
204 Jonathan Albaladejo
2008 Topps (regular issue)
133 Mike Bacsik
260 Chad Cordero

2008 UD First Edition(I like this better than the regular edition because it doesn't have the chrome lettering)
137 Jesus Flores

2008 UD Baseball Series 2
696 Willy Mo Pena
697 Elijah Dukes
698 Aaron Boone
699 Ronnie Belliard
700 Nick Johnson
767 Dmitri Young

2008 A&G
248 Lastings Milledge
320 Dmitri Young

US33 State of North Carolina Ryan Zimmerman

2009 Topps
192 Collin Balester (I also have the "Black" version of this card) - I used to hate this set especially the black version, but it has grown on me.

THEN:

From Ebay wins I got 2 1975 Sugar Daddy Mini cards
3 Alan Page Vikings
9 Jim Plunkett Patriots

And from Sportlots:

1965 Topps Baseball
41 FRIENDLY FOES Willie McCovey Giants/ Leon Wagner Angels

1970 Topps Baseball
36 - 1970 Rookie Stars Reds Danny Breeden Bernie Carbo (I already had this card but wasn't sure)



Plus my final stuff for the second secret santa stuff. I probably won't get to the post office until Wednesday or later.

 | Category: Baseball
entry Dec 18 2009, 09:29 PM
Got some sportlots cards

1972 Topps Baseball
1 Pittsburgh Pirates Team Card
313 Luis Aparicio Red Sox
1973 Topps Baseball245 Carl Yastrzemski Red Sox


Then from Ebay: This is the super cool card of the day. My first Vintage RED MAN Chewing Tobacco card for $10

1953 Red Man Baseball 19 Bob Porterfield Senators (with Tab) - corners of course are dinged and there are a few very light creases on the front a very nice specimen.

Since I've known about these I've always wanted some preferably with the tab and in decent shape like this one is in. I want more of the Red Man cards and will get more from time to time when they are affordable. Of course I will have to give in and get many of them without the tab [sigh] Those I hope to get in as best condition as I can find.

 | Category: Baseball
entry Dec 17 2009, 10:18 PM
Big day today got 7 packages (6 padded mailers/envelopes 1 box)
Some of the stuff for the "feeling left out" Secret Santa so I won't mentinon those. but the rest...

From a sale here with Dabears67 (James) I got 2 baseball sets from 2000 Pacific Invincible
Diamond Aces 20 card set of Pitchers
Kings Of The Diamond 30 card set (near set missing cards #4 and 10, but I knew that going in)

From Sportlots I got the final card I needed for the 2008-09 UD MVP Hockey - Alexander The GR8 card # AO3 the one I thought I had somewhere but couldn't find. Now I have all 8 together. Need to scan those, the backs too since his pic on the backs are slightly different for each.

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also from Sportlots
2003 Topps Total baseball 697 Ryan Church Indians

2009 Goudey Baseball
1 Adam Dunn Nationals (shown in Diamondbacks Uni)
197 Ryan Zimmerman Nationals
199 Lastings Milledge Nationals
200 Christian Guzman Nationals


From Ebay for $10 (plus a little for postage)
I also got for nostalgic purposes a full playing card deck from my youth from Whitman Publishing Co. (copyright on each card says Hassenfeld Bros. Inc.) The G.I. Joe card game - copyrighted 1965 edition. The game plays like "Uno" except there are no "skips or draws". There are 44 cards divided into 4 "suits" ARMY (soldier running), NAVY (underwater diver), MARINES (grunt with flamethrower), AIR FORCE (Pilot wearing parachute pack walking maybe running holding his airmask). Each suit has 10 cards numbered 1 - 10 and an 11th card marked with a star that is the "wild" card. The backs are an ordinary playing card back with an olive green pattern.

As I kid I had played this game with my brother we had gotten it at a flea market held at our families church for like $5 (or more likely a buck or two maybe less I don't recalled the exact price but it was real cheap even back then) I don't remember if I had wanted it or my brother had bought it. Eventually our set got lost in our basement utility room that doubled as a storage room. Over the years I would find one or two of the cards from time to time, I don't think any from that set survived. For many years the only thing I really remembed from the set was vague memories of the 4 images and maybe the numbering or the Star.

 | Category: Football
entry Dec 16 2009, 09:34 PM
I don't know what to mention first.

From the November Group break hosted by Joel (webbgem) in which I had Redskins... Mostly got common unclaimed teams.

2007 Score Select Football
95 Reggie Bush Saints
229 Dwight Freeney Colts
246 Kyle VandenBosch Titans
322 Josh Gattis Rookie Jaguars

129 Scorecard Shaun Alexander Seahawks #/100

2008 Playoff Absolute Memorabilia Football
149 Santana Moss Redskins

2009 Limited Football
100 Jason Campbell Redskins Silver #/399
and the BIG HIT:
21 Limited Cuts Sammy Baugh Redskins #/25

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Then I got my Official Secret Santa Package. I opened it I wasn't sure if it was the Secret Santa or an Ebay package. My Secret Santa was Doug (Cardinal). He researched my wants well there wasn't much numbers wise but meaningful cards wise it was big. It was all vintage RAMSKINS except for one (or two depending on when you say vintage starts).

1965 Philiadelphia 94 Merlin Olsen Rams
1968 Topps 184 Jack Snow Rams
1970 Topps 24 Larry Brown Redskins
1972 Topps 13 John Riggins RC Jets
195 Sonny Jurgensen Redskins
1973 Topps 343 Jack Youngblood RC Rams
1984 Topps Darrell Green RC Redskins

And the BIGGIE
2005 UD Legends Football Legendary Signatures LS-RG Roman Gabriel Rams (blue sharpie on sticker)

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