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Tier 1 (not actually a box break - yankees_pride - 11-17-2011 08:36 AM
Ok so I am not one who likes to spend 75-100 on a box of 6-8 cards, not packs, cards!!! So I usually wait and see what the breaks look like and decide which avenue I want to take. I pc a few people and the odds of hitting those people when busting a small pack/box are so minimal that I just ebay buy or trade. This product had all 3 of my main guys and a few prospects I like. So I went the route of trading and buying. My first trade was with hamiltonfan where I aquired the Nunez, Craig, and Jeter. Then I went to the bay because usually when these boxes hit people flood the bay and usually you can get some pretty nice scores. I found a guy that was selling at .99 and 2.50 shipping, so I asked if he combined shipping and he did so I went after a few of his on the rise autos. For 8.54 I bagged the Ogando, Hand, and Forsythe, pretty good for 3 prospect autos. I bought the Santana for 10 from a guy on another site Then the big score IMO was my Heyward Auto Gold #2/25 I traded a 1983 Gwyn rc and $14 for him. Pretty stoked over all. I need a few more base cards and would like to grab a Noesi auto but I'll get there. Thanks for reading!!!
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - kinarism - 11-17-2011 08:52 AM
who are you looking for in base?
I've bought a few lots of base cards off the bay recently while trying to piece together the base set and I have a few dupes (as soon as they all arive).
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - yankees_pride - 11-17-2011 09:03 AM
(11-17-2011 08:52 AM)kinarism Wrote: who are you looking for in base?
Jeter mostly. Trying to do the serial# rainbow
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - kinarism - 11-17-2011 09:15 AM
Don't have any Jeter comming in that I know of. I'll keep you in mind if I end up with any.
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - alstott9adams - 11-17-2011 10:36 AM
Nice inexpensive pick ups congrats
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - woodrowsbat - 11-17-2011 02:27 PM
Good job on the Heyward! Good deal.
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - mnc99 - 11-17-2011 04:15 PM
the Brad Hand is pretty sweet ..and that Heyward looks cool with the throwback uni.
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - marcp_06 - 11-17-2011 05:47 PM
I really like that Craig... Very nice bunch of cards overall, and awesome buys.
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - hamiltonfan - 11-17-2011 10:23 PM
Glad I could help Jesse.
FYI I have the following base cards (white #d 799) still available if I can help you or any other folks out:
RE: Tier 1 (not actually a box break - bigken117 - 11-24-2011 07:57 AM
A Gwynn rookie and $14 for that Heyward?!?! Geez I'll give you my Gwynn Topps RC, $15 and pay for shipping ;-)