My Thoughts on the Mets Going Forward: Starting Pitching
December 7th, 2010 by slangon

Right now the Winter Meetings are going on in Orlando. So far, Sandy Alderson has made it pretty clear that the Mets will not be making any big impact moves this off-season and if they walk away from those meeting with anything, it will be either be a reclamation project, such as Chris Young or […]

Card of the Moment #17
April 16th, 2010 by slangon

So right now I’m sitting at my desk in my office in New York writing this. Or maybe I’m sitting on a beach on the Gulf Coast of Florida enjoying the sun and a frosty tropical beverage. Who can keep track. Here’s another Card of the Moment. 2005 SP Legendary Cuts Glory Days #SL Sparky […]

Card of the Moment #15
February 26th, 2010 by slangon

2005 SP Legendary Cuts Classic Careers Johnny Podres Jersey I’d say my modest collection of relic cards is pretty diverse for it’s size. One thing I was always missing and always regretted was that I didn’t have any old-timey jersey relics. I rectified that eventually when I picked up this here Johnny Podres jersey card. […]

Christmas Cards (The Kind Without Glitter) Part V
January 8th, 2010 by slangon

Part of my Christmas card haul included a little spree at Check Out My Cards. I had browsed through there on many occasions, and I often use it as a reference tool, both in researching cards and in making customs. This is the first time that I bought anything there, though. If you haven’t used […]

Keith Hernandez’s Used Clothes
September 8th, 2009 by slangon

Does it sort of bother anyone else out there to think that all this chasing after relic cards is basically chasing after another man’s used clothes? Funny how marketing can totally change one’s perspective of things, innit? I’m almost done with getting my most recent acquisitions posted. After this, I just have one more trade, […]