Wednesday, February 1, 2012


As you may have heard, big things have been goin' down in the D. Stay tuned for the return of TC:TCFCOTEOD.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Sunday, May 15, 2011

1992 Donruss ~The Elite Series~ (#34 of 36)

Something from the "high-end" of my collection. Serial-numbered to 10,000 (!), these gems were some of the most sought after cards of the junk wax era. When cards have print runs of 300,000, it puts being #'d/10,000 in perspective...


Dick Perez not only painted, he also (apparently) worked in holo-foil.


Sunday, May 8, 2011

1993 Upper Deck "Reggie Jackson's Clutch Performers" #R9

Mr. October weighing in on the big fella. According to an Ebay seller, very rare and hard to find...


...unless you can type in your browser, where you can find about 20 for $.18...


Wednesday, April 27, 2011

1992 Starting Lineup

Guess who's back! More like "The Cecil Fielder Card Of The Every Other Month"! Just kidding of course...


Brought to you by the fine people at Kenner. I had a ton of these and took every single one out of the box. What a fool! I coulda been a hundrednaire!


Monday, March 28, 2011

1998 Topps #374

Somewhere over the rainbow? Nope. At least not in the traditional sense, but all the variations from '98 Topps nontheless...


Base, Minted In Cooperstown, and Rays and Diamondbacks Inaugural Season.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

1996 E-XL #59

The obligatory "Happy St. Patrick's Day" post...




Tuesday, March 15, 2011

1992 Fleer League Leaders #692

Remember when baseball card sets were like 700+ cards? I do...


The '92 Fleer set was 732 cards deep, not including the inserts (such as the "Rookie Sensations"). You can get a box on the 'Bay for around $15 bucks ($5 BIN + $10 shipping) or a complete, factory sealed set for around $20 shipped. Cards of value for that particular year were found in the "Updates" set (which featured Tim Wakefield's rookie card!!!!).


Monday, March 14, 2011

1991 Studio #53

Just got done watching Fab Five on ESPN. Tough to watch at times, but the truth hurts, and pain builds character. Pretty much the awesomest 2 hours of televsion I've watched in months. So let's take it back to '91...


Love the cheesy black and white, yearbook-style photo. Hate the teenie-tiny black and white Tigers' logo in the bottom left-hand corner ~~takes out magnifying glass~~...


Though I'm a Chip and bleed maroon 'n gold, I grew up watching and loving Michigan basketball... and tomorrow I'm wearing black socks to work.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

1988 Starting Lineup Talking Baseball

Taken from the SLU Talking Baseball Toronto Blue Jays team set...