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Kirby Puckett (1987 - Topps #450)

Anthony Kirby Puckett was drafted 3rd overall and played for the Minnesota Twins during his entire 12 year M.L. career (1984 – ’95). He was a 10 time All- Star and MVP of the 1993 game. 85 more words

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Steve McMichael (1987 - Topps #54)

Stephen Douglas “Mongo” McMichael was a Defensive Tackle at the University of Texas, and an All-American, before being chosen in the 3rd round of the 1980 Draft by the New England Patriots.  87 more words

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Keith Hernandez (1987 - Topps #350)

Keith Hernandez was a First Baseman who played almost all of his 17 year Major League career for the St. Louis Cardinals (1974 – ’83) and the New York  Mets (1983 – ’89), with a year in Cleveland (1990).  93 more words

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New Through The Mail Design - 1987 Topps Future Stars Mini

During my snow days the past week, I had some time to create a new through the mail mini heritage card.  Since I am a child of the 80s, and I have unwrapped many, many 1987 wax, one of my all time favorite designs was the 1987 Topps Baseball Future Stars.   283 more words


Barry Bonds (1987 - Topps #320)

Barry Lamar Bonds was probably the best all-around baseball player of all time. After his 22 year career with the Pittsburgh Pirates (1986 – ’92) and San Francisco Giants (1993 – 2007) he would, most likely, have been voted into the baseball Hall Of Fame for his past accomplishments, but he was caught up in the steroid scandal and, therefore, denied entrance to the “Hall.” He topped… 99 more words

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Reggie Jackson (1987 - Topps #300)

Reginald Martinez “Reggie” Jackson (Mr. October) played in the outfield for 21 years with 5 different teams (Kansas City/Oakland A’s 1967-’75, Baltimore Orioles 1976, New York Yankees 1977-’81, California Angels 1982-’86, and, again, ending with the Oakland Athletics in 1987). 103 more words

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The Junkwax Revitalization Project! #1

No matter the canvas, an artist gotta art.  And so begins The Junkwax Revitalization Project, where I take worthless junkwax era commons…

…like so, and transform them into magnificent *cough* works of art.   228 more words

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