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2012 A&G Hobby HIT and Topps Jumbo...WTF??? - stevecurren - 07-29-2012 02:18 AM
A little backstory first...
So I played a little hooky yesterday from work to play a round of golf in the morning. My son and buddy picked my up a new Callaway driver and a Nike 56 degree Wedge for my birthday last weekend and I was dying to try them out. Ended up shooting my best round ever (not saying much for me) so I thought I would reward my self with a few boxes. I haven't busted much lately - trying to save for a family trip (for 8) to Hawaii in December...
Soooooooooooo.....I picked up boxes of A&G and Topps since I always build the sets. Here's the hits:
A&G (all for trade)
Pujols N43 Topper
Russell Martin Jersey
Ryan Dempster Magenter Printing Plate 1/1!!!
Brandon Beachy Mini #d 24/25!!!
for the Topps, I'm only going to show one of the most "odd/interesting" cards I've ever pulled:
A Ricky Romero GU card...without the GU swatch. I sent Topps an email and they replied instructing me to call customer service during normal business hours to resolve it...
Thanks for the look...
RE: 2012 A&G Hobby HIT and Topps Jumbo...WTF??? - clintorris - 07-29-2012 02:24 AM
check me for the bourn relic and the beachy mini
Open offer sent
RE: 2012 A&G Hobby HIT and Topps Jumbo...WTF??? - magneto2 - 07-29-2012 03:57 AM
Nice break! Did you get any auto's in the Jumbo?
RE: 2012 A&G Hobby HIT and Topps Jumbo...WTF??? - bazooka joe - 07-29-2012 04:54 AM
Do they really still have Russell Martin pictured in a Dodgers uniform? C'mon Topps...
RE: 2012 A&G Hobby HIT and Topps Jumbo...WTF??? - mikeschlueter783 - 07-29-2012 08:49 AM
I'd keep the mistake GU. Very cool!
If it were a ruth Id scream - but I'd keep that one!
RE: 2012 A&G Hobby HIT and Topps Jumbo...WTF??? - emilydan - 07-30-2012 12:11 AM
That's funny. I had the same thing happen to me - A few years ago, I bought a hobby box of Topps Heritage and my only "hit" was a game-used card with NO swatch - to add insult to injury it was of Dmitry Young! Anyway, I sent it back to Topps and they replaced it. I probably should have kept the one without the swatch - it would have been an interesting oddball card in my collection!