A few days ago I received a package in the mail. It was a 550 card lot of 1979 Topps. This will be my first attempt to build a pre-1980 set. As a kid, I never had many cards from the 1970’s. This was due to me being a kid and kids tend like what […]
I have been making my way through the 1980’s of Topps sets starting from 1989. My current build is 1986 Topps, a set that holds the least nostalgia than any of the 1980’s sets. While I do not hate the 1986 design, it’s definitely not my favorite.
I cannot believe it has been almost seven months since my last post. But as I look at how busy things have become over the last seven months, then yeah… I can believe it. School started almost a month ago for my son, which has forced a lot of things to settle down around here. […]
The title says is all. After not being able to attend either the spring or fall shows in the last few years, I was able to make it to the 2019 spring Chicago Sports Spectacular show.
Usually when I open up a box of cards I am hoping to be able to get as close to a complete set as possible. I was excited to be gifted a box of 2019 Topps Heritage in hopes of tackling the set. About half way through I knew I was lucky.
I was contacted by Tim about a possible trade. He had some Twins and was looking for Cleveland Indians and Pittsburg Steelers. Luckily for me, I was able to get a nice stack of his favorite teams together and he sent me a nice stack of Minnesota Twins.