I know that Chipper is in the set, but I've yet to find the card for sale. I also saw that McGwire's card was commanding more on eBay than I want to pay so I'm hoping this is where you, the reader will come into play. If you have any of these game-used dirt cards let me know as I'm excited about completing this set!
Monday, May 23, 2011
A "new" kind of relic to collect...
In this day and age of relic and game-used cards it's always refreshing to run across something that falls outside of the average jersey and bat cards. This was the case a few weeks ago when I some how I stumbled across a 2001 Topps Stadium Club Play at the Plate game-used dirt card. Yup, you read that right. Game-used dirt...embedded in a card! Awesome! After doing a little research I discovered that the set wasn't too large and offered up some good names so I decided I wouldn't mind chasing this set. I think I got started off on the right foot with the purchase of this card for my first in the set: