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I love getting mail

I received a couple of packages this week from fellow baseball card bloggers, which is always a nice surprise when you don’t know it’s coming. 411 more words


...Did He Just Say "Marvell Wynne"???

This time of year, the only live sports I watch – aside for the few spring training games we get –  is when I kill a few minutes by watching some hockey (NCAA or NHL) or soccer (EPL or MLS). 421 more words

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Moustaches and Awkward Poses

You know, it’s funny. Earlier today, I was wondering what the best possible combination of a great moustache and an awkward pose for a photograph would be. 91 more words


TTM Success: Eddie Milner

A very long wait for this return. I sent three cards to former Reds outfielder Eddie Milner in October 2012, and 438 days later two of them were returned to me. 155 more words


Black Friday: Working On My Mets Teams From Three Decades

I  hope you enjoy seeing what I got on COMC during Black Friday weekend, because I still have a bunch to go…

The first two cards nicely illustrate why I’m happy that Topps Heritage has gotten to the point where the sets are “color-coded” by team… other than a little line of type at the bottom, there is absolutely nothing about these first two cards which says “Mets”. 382 more words