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Card of the Day: 2001 Fleer Platinum Chart Toppers Randy Johnson

Posted in Card of the Day with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 13, 2008 by Cardboard Icons

Ask most baseball fans these days what a WHIP is, and they’ll instant blurt out it’s the ratio of walks and hits per innings pitched. But in 2001, before the major boon in fantasy baseball, apparently few people knew what it was, and Fleer set out to tell us.  

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Card of the Day: 2003 Bowman’s Best Dan Haren autographed rookie

Posted in Card of the Day with tags , , , , , , on August 5, 2008 by Cardboard Icons

Well, collectors, I’ve got quite a quandary on my hands. I’m in the process of eliminating some of the extra baggage in my collection and can’t decide which Dan Haren autographed rookie stays in my collection, and which one goes on eBay. Usually I’d just keep both, but I do that too often. And right now, more than ever, I really need to figure out what is for my personal collection and what is expandable.

The two cards I’ve torn between is this 2003 Bowman’s Best autographed rookie, and the 2003 Donruss Team Heroes autographed rookie #’d/100.(picture below)

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