JimmyT20 Wrote:How do you research and/or submit potential error/misprint cards. I have a 2010 Rookies & Stars Cross Training Materials Tim Tebow #10 serial numbered to /299, but the foil is gold instead of silver with 'PRIME' stamped above the jersey swatch like the prime version numbered to /50. I have not seen another one like it and I have looked.
WTGoetz111 Wrote:I have been seeing a lot of retail 2008 Upper Deck Timeline at various stores with stickers on the packaging saying "Look for Stephen Strasburg". In the price guide section of your magazine, it clearly states that 2008 UD Timeline USA baseball signatures are inserted 1:41 Hobby only. Is the magazine inaccurate or is it a case of misleading Upper Deck packaging? I cant seem to get to the bottom of this, your assistance would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
Portfan Wrote:I just got a Strasburg in the Million Card Giveaway, and I checked to see how many had been pulled. To my surprise it was only the 173. I know thatthe card comes in the factory set as well, which must number into the (tens of ?) thousands. Is the MCG card worth any more, or at least destinguishable from the others?
macnicol Wrote:Chris, I have a set of early 1980's baseball cards that I can not find any info on the web. On the back of the card it describes them as "Limited Edition Super Star Credit Card Series". There are 32 cards numbered 125-001 thru 125-032. Other info at bottom back of card includes: Perma-Graphics St. Louis, U.S.A. & TOG, INC.
They are on hard plastic credit card blanks. On back it has the typical Topps stats info. Front has color picture, name, position and team.
Any help with these will be much appreciated.
I've decided to collect all the Topps of the Texas Rangers' top (games won) pitcher, according to the stats on the back of the card, for every year (going back to 1975).
No problem, as I make my list until I hit Kenny Rogers' 2005 (showing his team-leading 18 Wins for the 2004 season on the back).
He doesn't have a regular card in the base set, (just a Gold Glove card).
What's the deal?
How did this happen? (Did Topps just drop the ball on this one?)
With further research, thanks to the Beckett site (which serves my needs spectacularly), I've learned of the short lived issues of Topps Total, which ran from 2002-05, and it does have the Kenny Rogers card - so I plan to get it as a substitute.
But this leads me to wonder why this 'Topps Total' series ever came to be.
What was the purpose, and why was it so short-lived.
Reminds me of another short-lived series, Topps Debut, 89-91 (I think).
gkulm Wrote:In your opinion will Stephen Strasburg be a red hot rookie redemption?
animie67 Wrote:Help finding a card. I have a 2005 origins baseball autographed Bobby Crosby card and I can not find it in the system. Any suggestions/ideas???
Bagwellbiggio57 Wrote:I pulled a BCCG Graded 10 Ron Guidry 1986 Fleer Sluggers/Pitchers card from Dave and Busters. On the site it doesn't list it and I want to sell it. What do I do?
jstuber2 Wrote:For those of you who still attend card shows what is your opinion on the best way to organize cards to make it easier on the buyer. I see dealers who set out monster boxes with endless cards for people to search through, $1 boxes, binders etc. Which way do you prefer when attending a show?