With time spent working on Play with the Prose and with trading on The Bench, I’ve been lax on trading with (and even reading posts by) the friendly neighborhood card collector bloggers. Well, I’d emailed
Scott from Sports Cards Ate My Brain a while back about a trade, and he agreed to strike one up. I heavily raided his Twins trade bait page and he mine, and we built a whopper!
clockwise, from top left: 2007 Upper Deck Black Lustrous #LUS-TH Torii Hunter [22/50] (auto); 2004 Leaf Second Edition #51 J.C. Romero (auto); 2006 Upper Deck Sweet Spot Super Sweet Swatch #SW-HU Torii Hunter [254/287] (bat); 2005 Donruss Champions Impressions Materials #287 Kirby Puckett (bat); 2009 Topps Unique Prime Time Patches #PTP-64 Torii Hunter [61/99] (jersey); 2004 Donruss Studio Diamond Cuts #DC-16 Shannon Stewart [005/250] (jersey)
I didn’t realize how many of his cards were s#’d as well — just a great variety of stuff.
clockwise, from top left: 2004 Topps Retired Signature Black #67 Kent Hrbek [35/99]; 2009 Topps T-206 mini Cycle back #77 Joe Nathan [49/99]; 2010 Topps Tribute T-205 Blue #84 Joe Mauer [336/399]; 2009 Topps Heritage SP #495 Joe Mauer; 2005 Donruss Diamond Kings HOF Heroes Framed Blue #43 Harmon Killebrew [096/100]; x
Hopefully Scott was equally pleased with the Braves-centric material shipped in his direction. Thanks for the trade, Scott, and best of luck with your collecting!