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Card of the Day: 2007 Bowman Chrome Gold Refractor Daisuke Matsuzaka rookie

Posted in Card of the Day with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 11, 2008 by Cardboard Icons

How impressive has Daisuke Matsuzaka been this year? After having a decent rookie season, one in which his team won the World Series, the Japanese-born Boston star has been the team’s best pitcher this season. He won 18 games during the regular season, pitched well in the American League Division Series, and on Friday night in Game One of the American League Championship Series, he shut up any naysayers who questioned why Josh Beckett was not starting the game. Continue reading