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Card of the Day: 2000 Bowman Chrome Oversize Rafael Furcal

Posted in Card of the Day with tags , , , , , , , , , , on November 18, 2008 by Cardboard Icons

00chromefurcalWhy? Why, Why, Why? Why am I hearing rumors/reports this week that the Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants are both interested in signing Rafael Furcal? This makes about as much sense as these oversize 2000 Bowman Chrome cards. Continue reading

Card of the Day: 2000 Upper Deck Pennant Driven Manny Ramirez

Posted in Card of the Day with tags , , , , , , , , , , on November 7, 2008 by Cardboard Icons

mannypenI’ve always been interested in learning what motivates people to do what they do. Personally I have a passion for writing, sports, baseball cards and my family. So whenever I set out to do something, it’s usually to benefit one of those aspects of my life. And I’d argue that most people feel the same.

But things sure are different when money is involved, particularly in sports. Continue reading