Monday, February 22, 2010

1990 Donruss Learning Series #26

Still toying with this stupid updated "Blogger" stuff, thinking of switching to Wordpress. Nonetheless, here is some Cecil...



Thursday, February 18, 2010

1998 Upper Deck #173

Pitchers and catchers reported today, and ESPN is, of course, live from Yankees Spring Training...

A card cameo with fellow vet Tim "Rock" Raines...

Monday, February 15, 2010

1992 Fleer Team Leaders #6 (of 20)

One of the great insert sets of the early 90's...

Thursday, February 11, 2010

1990 Star Co. #6

I have two fulls sets of Cecil's Star cards and have devoted 2010 to (among other things, of course) tracking down the sets I don't have...

A "Champion's 'Stache"! Too bad his Championship was with the Yanks ;(.

Friday, February 5, 2010

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

1993 Duracell #23 of 24

See Upper Deck? It is possible to put a quality picture on a baseball card without breaking the law...

I think that UD missed on opportunity to show the hobby it's resilience by putting out product in 2010 that did not (presumably) violate trademark agreements and did focus on design, photography, and ingenuity.

For a great article about Upper Deck Vs. MLB, go to Grand Cards.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

1993 Upper Deck "On Deck With..." #D11

Kinda like Studio(?), but sans the cheesy high school yearbook picture...

Favorite Pastime - Basketball. Does that mean he likes to play or likes to watch? Can you imagine Big Daddy in the low post!