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This blog is about sports and sports cards. Which both I love to talk about. My teams are as follows - MLB - Chicago White Sox, NCAA - Michigan Wolverines & NFL - Indianapolis Colts. Although I post my Michigan stuff to another site now - check it out at http://toomanymarios.blogspot.com/

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Trade with the Dutch Card Guy

The Dutch Card Guy asked for some cards in my giveaway which I eventually sent him.  He responded even before he got my end with a huge package.  These are just some of the highlights.

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My first Octavio Dotel relic.  A numbered Jermaine Dye.  I don’t even know what the Harold Baines is and a red (not orange, like it looks) parallel of Gregory Infante.

The Dotel relic is numbered to /99.  It was the 2nd to last card made, being as it’s numbered 98/99.  You can never go wrong with relics or autos.  Not a big fan of the Co-Signers cards, I’m not sure why.  I have others but this one was new, and numbered.  Like I said above, I don’t know what the Baines is but I really like that card.  What you can’t see is that it’s framed like the Masterpieces are.  And like some of you, I really like the colored borders.  I hate that I have to collect them all, but I like the looks of them.

And like I said, these are the highlights.  He sent me 4 team bags full of cards which 3/4 of them were new to me.  Be sure to hit up The Dutch Card Guy and check out his blog.

3 comments:

  1. Baines is from the "Emotion" set. They had to come up with a word to describe each player. He got "Zest."

    At least his "emotion" wasn't "Grinnin". :-)
    http://www.checkoutmycards.com/Cards/Basketball/1994-95/Emotion/31/Chris_Mullin/1437155

    http://www.baseballcardpedia.com/index.php/1996_Emotion_XL

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  2. It's quite obvious DCG sent those to the wrong address. All those cards should have come to Illinois and not Indiana. Shame on you, DCG.

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  3. glad you like them Jeff ! and to the other Jeff, next time i will make you something nice as well :-)

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