Thrift Treasures 120: The Best of the American League

Real quick hitter today. I had about an hour to spare on Wednesday between drop off time at school and an award assembly in which my son and nephew were receiving accolades in math so I make a quick run to a Goodwill I hadn’t been to in several months.

As I scoured the shelves, the word “Donruss” entered my brain. I admittedly bypassed it for about two seconds then I retraced my steps and lo and behold stuff between a various board games was this Boxes 1990 Donruss “The Best of the American League” set.The set isn’t rare, but its surely not as common as basic Donruss. The set was clearly unwrapped, but the box was taped shut. For $5 I figured ai’d take a shot. Sure enough the set was complete.

The blue is actually quite pleasing to the eye, not quite the eyesore that 1990 Donruss became.

Total cost of this Thrift Treasure: $4.99

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One Response to “Thrift Treasures 120: The Best of the American League”

  1. Brett Alan Says:

    Ahhh! I have one of those completed, card-size versions of a Donruss puzzle, for Hank Aaron. Didn’t know what the heck it was–I guess it was an insert in a set like this one. Nice to know–thanks.

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