The most common and affordable way to start a Mark Buehrle collection would be with his rookie cards, which come from products released in 2000.
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If you haven’t heard of Jesus Montero yet, don’t forget the name. Montero is shooting up in value every single day. The Yankees catching prospect is just 19 years old. He hails from Venezuela and has a bat that forces scouts to look his way. With Double-A Trenton, Montero is hitting .295 with five homers [...]
Well, it finally happened. You got in on the ground floor of fandom—a young player, up and coming, had all the tools, plus work ethic and a good personality. You thought to yourself, “Hey, I’m going to root for this player just a little bit harder than the others. I want to see him succeed.” [...]
Buying hobby boxes is like walking into a casino. You’re trying your luck and hoping to come out a winner. I’m no stranger to baseball cards or casinos. Yet, I still find myself going back for more. I recently bought two boxes of 2009 Upper Deck Series 2 Baseball. I wanted a ‘hot box.’ A [...]
Alex Rodriguez endured an off-season of controversy when it came out that he used performance enhancing drugs during his tenure with the Texas Rangers. The majority of this scrutiny came from those who cited a prior interview he had on 60 minutes where he denied ever using drugs, saying he “never needed them.” Many wondered if A-Rod’s game would suffer this [...]
Who are the ad wizards who came up with this one? 2009 Topps Series 2 Baseball has hit the shelves, the middling release that everyone waits for but nobody is quite sure why. Yet here were are, more than 20% into the baseball season, with plenty of different products already released and some big ones [...]
Pinstripes aren’t just slimming. They also make things more expensive. This isn’t about the price of the new stadium, but baseball cards. A player could be a solid with a decent amount of player collectors following him. However, once you throw a Yankee uniform on him, there are so many more trying to gobble up his [...]
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Blowing up the Bartman ball didn’t do the trick, but Cubs fans have hatched another scheme to reverse the curse. Sunday April 5th from 2 PM to 7 PM, Cubs fans will have the opportunity to witness the end of their beloved team’s run of futility once and for all. 2009 marks the the dawn [...]
I propose that the industry tweak the dual auto a little to capture significant moments in modern baseball history – the humorous, tragic, and pivotal events that have become embedded in baseball lore.
We’ve all heard the term “Can’t Miss Prospect”. It’s a label reserved for a bonafide superstar in the making. Someone who is guaranteed for sustained success on a larger stage.