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An archive of my box breaks
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 | Category: Basketball
entry Aug 18 2008, 10:05 PM
Date: August 2008

Today I picked up 2 blasters of 2008 press pass basketball at walmart and an '07/08 topps stadium club blaster arrived from ebay.

Press Pass

5 packs, 4 cards each; each comes with 2 bonus cards. Here's how I did:

Inserts (some arent actual inserts but all are themed)

Reflectors- eric gordon 249/250, anthony randolph, chris douglas-roberts, jr giddens, brook lopez

All Americans- roy hibbert, derrick rose (reflectors), dj augustin (reflectors), kevin love

Class of 2008- anthony randolph, rose

Collegiate Leaders- jerryd bayless, augustin, sean foster, courtney lee

Insider Insight- bayless, beasley, russell westbrook, oj mayo

Primetime Players- gordon, mayo

Teammates- rose/cdr, love/westbrook, mayo, davon jefferson

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Topps Stadium Club

8 packs/5 cards; I think a GU may be found in each box. Here we go:

Retired players: drexler, kenny smith, lanier, chamberlain, ewing, david robinson, stockton, walton, magic, worthy, baylor, joe barry carroll

Rookie

rodney stuckey 1220/1999

Parallel

1st Day Issue: isiah thomas 0309/1999

Hit

not the kind of hit expected...

X-fractor rookie auto- nick fazekas

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 | Category: Football
entry Aug 18 2008, 09:41 PM
Date: August 2008

2 blasters from ebay arrived today, '07 score and '08 playoff prestige.

Score

11 packs/7 cards; a rookie per pack (I averaged more than 2 per). On to the results:

Rookies

Regular- gaines adams, jason hill, joe staley, patrick willis, robert meachem, olsen, rouse, alama-francis, stanback, alonzo coleman, abiamiri, landry, paul williams, chris davis, michael bush, higgins, leon hall, gattis, woodley, roy hall, fred bennett, okoye

Hot Rookie: dwayne jarrett, brady quinn

Insert

Franchise: vince young

Parallel

Scorecard- kellen winslow jr 129/750

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Playoff Prestige

8 packs/5 cards; a rookie per pack. Here are the results:

Rookies

Regular- sedrick ellis, josh johnson, reynaud, jermichael finley, fred davis, paul hubbard, mark bradford, chad henne

Draft Picks- desean jackson 719/999

Inserts

NFL Draft: mike hart

Prestigious Pros: favre 436/1000, derek anderson 584/750

Connections: bulger/holt

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 | Category: Basketball
entry Jul 3 2008, 12:07 PM
Date: July 2008

15 packs/5 cards; 2 memorabilia cards per box. Hey guys, well I got a nice deal off ebay, 3 boxes of upper deck hardcourt basketball for under 60 dollars. This was pretty fun, except there was bad coallation. In the final pack I opened in the last box, I got the final 3 cards I needed for the 90 card set.....3 boxes=1 set and too many doubles. Heres how I did:

Box 1

Rookies

varejao 281/1999
royal ivey 779/1999

Hits

Hardcourt Materials: reggie miller, jamaal magloire

I also got a redemption, but then I look at the exp date: 11/8/07 mad.gif

It was a clear commemoratives auto of richard jefferson! dang

Box 2

Rookies

lionel chalmers huh.gif 1117/1999
vujacic 5/1999

Hits

Clear Commemoratives (no redemp, thank god): billups
Hardcourt Materials: jason terry, jamison

Box 3

Rookies

sergei monia 681/1999
beno udrih 1271/1999

Hits

Hardcourt Materials: nowitzki, another reggie miller

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 | Category: Baseball
entry Jun 29 2008, 10:02 AM
Date: June 2008

12 packs/6 cards, an autograph in each pack

This was a pretty hilarious break and I don't mind since I only paid 13 bucks. Here were the results:

Autos (3 diff. levels: futures, high yield and throwbacks):

(To be funny I am even going to make note of how long each person was in the majors, if he even made it)

futures- dave post 812/6995 (IF, never made it)
futures- brett jodie 2188/6995 (P, 8 g with nyy & sd in 01)
futures- brett jodie 650/6995
futures- simon pond 1129/6995 (OF, 16 g with tor in 04)
futures- aaron sledd 1466/6995 (OF, never made it)
futures- jose castillo 809/6995 (still in majors)
futures- steve minus 2418/6995 (3b 1b, never made it)
futures- brian wiese 1897/6995 (OF, never made it)
futures- hank blalock 573/6995 (actually decent one i got)
high yield- bret prinz 933/3995 (P, 102 g from 01-07)
throwbacks- marlon byrd 287/5950 (still staying strong)
futures- jeff andrews 585/6995 (P, never made it)
futures- aron weston 1781/6995 (OF, never made it)
futures- roberto machado 2752/6995 (C, 245 g from 96-04)

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2 of the packs had 2 autos and half of the packs had 5 cards and an ad.

Other cards I did get were scot shields, peavy, jerome williams, miggy cabrera, putz, betemit, brett myers

Opening a product like this with an auto per pack is fun, but would be more fun if it was press pass or spx lol




 | Category: Baseball
entry Jun 14 2008, 02:59 PM
Date: June 2008

Went to Wal-Mart and decided to get this blaster. 6 packs/8 cards and an auto in each box. Here are the results:

Parallels

Reflectives: ivan contreras, beau mills, aaron bates, jairo cuevas, michael fisher, chris marrero, jake brigham

Hit

Auto: jordan zimmerman

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