Category: Baseball

Jan 21

Andrew’s Funny Faces!

We had to make a run to Walmart as my wife requested flour that she needed for tonight’s Sheppard’s Pie. Of course that meant checking the discount box of sports cards and I chose 2016 Topps Chrome Baseball. Watch as we tear into the packs – if you’re not entertained by the cards, then you’ll …

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Jan 19

Emotions During The Offseason

Emotions run like a roller coaster as soon as ball players are traded during the offseason.  This year was no different as AJ Preller offshored Yangervis Solarte to the Toronto Blue Jays.  Solarte was a fan favorite for San Diego, especially when he stepped out to the plate in spite of the tremendous grief he …

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Jan 18

Dad, It’s Too Late!

Life has been busy… life has been about sports and entertainment this last month.  Andrew’s Lacrosse started up and he has an upcoming match against Feaster Elementary.  My niece’s roller hockey season is well under way, and I’ve consistently been running almost every day.  With the recent releases of great movies like Star Wars: The …

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Dec 21

Father’s Day Break

Here’s a video from last Father’s Day where Andrew gifted me with some baseball packs and Bubble Yum bubble gum.  Not only was the bubble gum delicious, there was an autograph with the baseball cards!  I’ve slowed down a bit on collecting physical cards as my database that tracks cards became corrupted.  I’ve since restarted …

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Dec 17

2009 Upper Deck Baseball

One of the things I like about heading to Walmart is their discount bin that sometimes has cards you normally can only get online.  In this case, I was able to find a large set of 2009 Upper Deck Series 2 baseball cards for $3.48.  What I like most about these sets is to see …

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