2009 O-Pee-Chee Baseball

So I tried to be pro-active on this set and went and used some of the tools on the tradingcarddb.com site to help me. I sent out a message to everyone I could find that had any of this set (Base, Inserts or Parallel) and asked if we could work out a deal. The response…

Dave Stieb Is My PC

There are so many ways to collect trading cards. You can collect the set that comes out, or follow a brand or team, or do what many do and collect one person and try to get all their cards. I've seen lots of people who collect the obvious baseball stars, Griffey Jr, Gwynne, Sandberg etc…

Most Wanted -Updated

Wow, when I took the Barry Bonds off the list it reminded me to update the rest and I am happy to announce I have found 6 new cards to take the missing spots. It's kinda cool this time as the 6 cards are from only 3 different sets 1984 O-Pee-Chee Baseball, 1978-79 O-Pee-Chee Hockey…

Another most wanted off the list

This year has been pretty good at knocking cards off my Most Wanted list. I'm pretty happy with how I've been able to keep a bit of focus and close out some sets. Friday saw the arrival of this beauty. 1987 O-Pee-Chee Baseball Barry Bonds RC. His RC is still pretty affordable due to the…

10 Items 9 Hall Of Famers

If I told you I picked up 10 items from 1982 and 9 of them were from Hall of Famers would that be pretty cool? I think so, but others don't seem to share my opinion. Some purists don't add them to their card collections. Some people don't add them to their PC collection. I…

The Set 40 years in the completing

Ya, ya, it's been a while. I've been dealing with some issues that are now hopefully behind me and I can get back to jotting down some card stuff. I don't do it for the fame and fortune, I do it because I like to and it relaxes me. Yes, I'm a 49 year old…