Random Card of the Day

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Set: 1979 Topps Star Trek: The Motion Picture (Rate)

Card: #30 The Andorians

“ I hate doing puzzle back cards...many of them are ambiguous which way they should go...I'm not sure if I have all the Star Wars card backs I've posted going the right direction. At least this one is easy, feet are usually a dead giveaway. ” -Billy Kingsley

“ Are the two in white tag team champions? Why they get belts on? ” -Young Kilo


“ I don't even remember Andorians in that film. Granted, that may be the most forgettable Trek film with the original cast. ” -DanD

“ Star Wars > Star Trek ” -Hollywood42

“ Definitely cardworthy. ” -jlaz10

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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Set: 1957-58 Parkhurst (Rate)

Card: #T3 Dick Duff

“ This is the greatest hockey card I've ever seen! ” -ray fosse's ghost

“ Every card was awesome in the Classic period. Even the back of the card is simple, yet perfect. //Chaque carte a été impressionnant dans la période classique. Même le dos de la carte est simple mais parfait. Non, je ne parle pas français mais je peux utiliser un traducteur! ” -Billy Kingsley

“ Ahhhh Vintage Hockey when knew every player in the league.I think this fellow won Lord Stanley's cup a bunch of times,some with Toronto & Montreal. ” -uncaian

“ I don't have a single hockey card older than 1969. I've got to change that. A Leaf would be a good place to start. ” -DanD

“ The Maple Leafs sweater has essentially been the same for the Leafs' entire history. ” -jlaz10

“ Someday I'm going to make a list of the best names, this will be one of them, Bob Beer is another, Fat Lever, Dick Trickle (R.I.P.) & Bake McBride (who starred on the card of the day awhile back)... ” -SaveDaKid

“ Gotta love vintage hockey cards ” -Hollywood42

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Monday, July 15, 2013

Set: 1986 Topps (Rate)

Card: #231 Jim Frey

“ Another action-packed photo of Jim Frey. ” -ray fosse's ghost

“ The coach should have gotten his own card, not been relegated to the team checklist! That's one of my gripes with modern sports cards- no coach cards at all. ” -Billy Kingsley

“ Poor guy. How are you supposed to do anything when your entire pitching rotation is on the DL at once? Think about that for a second, and realize that never happened during the time Prior and Wood were on the roster. ” -UNC_Samurai

“ Finally!! A card I actually have. ” -volbox

“ My first year of collecting was this set. Brings back old memories! ” -suomibear8

“ He looks like he was there the last time the cubs won the ws ” -eyoung11

“ Not my favorite Topps design. I guess even Topps has a miss once in a while. ” -koloth42

“ I never cared for the front design of the 1986 set, but I really liked the backs. I don't believe there was a decent photo in the whole set. ” -Shane715

“ The Cubs circle-C logo has undergone many changes, but has essentially been the same since the '60s. ” -jlaz10

“ Loving those glasses ” -Baserunner3

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Sunday, July 14, 2013

Set: 1999-00 Upper Deck MVP (Rate)

Card: #201 Michael Jordan

“ This was the first set UD issued where they had a subset of very similar cards after MJ retired. I don't remember off the top of my head how many but 20 or 30 cards, I think. They would do that for years, and then they would do it again after retirement #3. It's too much, in my opinion...still wish they had the license, though. This was the first year of MVP, it would last several years, until at least 2008-09. It replaced Collector's Choice (UD Choice in 98-99) and was usually the first UD release of the year. ” -Billy Kingsley

“ I like the design of this card, it looks like they skinned a basketball. MJ looks like a puppeteer holding his hands like that above the ball. ” -ray fosse's ghost

“ Being from Indiana I never wanted to like MJ since that perennially toasted the Pacers, but Michael was just too good not to like. This card isn't what I would normally like but it just seems to be a fit for 23. ” -koloth42

“ Imagine the Bulls with sleeves. SMH ” -jlaz10

“ Classic card during the shift of centuries, got to love the style. ” -Baserunner3

“ Ahh, one of the 10,000,000,000,000 cards Upper Deck did of MJ.. ” -wamk

“ MJ > LBJ ” -Hollywood42

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Saturday, July 13, 2013

Set: 2010 Topps WWE Platinum - Rainbow (Rate)

Card: #44 Husky Harris

“ I might actually watch wrestling if the men wore more clothes....probably not, but it needed to be said, LOL. I'm guessing there are going to be some nasty comments posted for this card. ” -Billy Kingsley

“ Words completely fail me. ” -ray fosse's ghost

“ This guy can actually wrestle & has personality,hopefully the Wyatt family angle will be good for him. ” -uncaian

“ Pretty flabby build for a wrestler. Especially since his dad and granddad were awesome back in the day. ” -biggiofn7

“ Ack! I just went blind! ” -koloth42

“ I get his name. ” -jlaz10

“ I never cared for the flashy WWE/WWF cards. I liked the ones that were more basic or resembled the MLB sets. ” -jupiterhill

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Friday, July 12, 2013

Set: 1995-96 Metal - Tempered Steel (Rate)

Card: #3 Michael Finley

“ Horrible, horrible scan. I'm not sure how to get a scan this bad, after scanning some 50,000 cards and over 10,000 other, non-card scans, I've never gotten one as bad and useless as this. Hopefully some day this can be replaced with a real scan of this card. ” -Billy Kingsley

“ Is the card's surface hard to scan? If so, it gives new meaning to 'iron unkind'. ” -UNC_Samurai

“ Should I have 3-d glasses on ???? ” -uncaian

“ Looks like rusted metal to me. Maybe it's just the scan. Is there a name on here? ” -NJDevils

“ Great scan. ” -bigsmooth

“ I wonder what brand of toaster they used to take this picture. ” -jlaz10

“ Egads. That image does not meet site standards. ” -koloth42

“ Whoa. Bad scan alert ” -Hollywood42

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Thursday, July 11, 2013

Set: 1973 Topps (Rate)

Card: #317 Danny Cater

“ I bet that black border on the back of the card sure makes for one condition sensitive set! ” -Billy Kingsley

“ I was 7 when I bought my first pack of baseball cards in 1973, so this set has a special place in my heart. Not sure why Topps couldn't get a picture of Cater in a Red Sox uniform, considering it had been a year since he was traded in that infamous deal for Sparky Lyle. ” -PlayerPCCollector

“ Blast from the past. Wasn't old enough to have any of these. ” -koloth42

“ A Red Sox player in pinstripes? Airbrush wasn't invented yet. ” -jlaz10

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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Set: 1993 Pacific Texas Express (Rate)

Card: #24 No-Hitter #1

“ Love those Angels uni's from the early 70's. That decade brought baseball uniforms to their lowest point hopefully ever, but this one is a classic. ” -ray fosse's ghost

“ I actually like this set,giving the best pitcher ever(in my opinion)a nice tribute.It was the 1st time i had ever heard of Pacific. ” -uncaian

“ Those are some good-looking stirrups! ” -jlaz10

“ A perfect set for padding your collection stats. ” -UNC_Samurai

“ His name is "No-Hitter #1"? Reminds me of that MLB game where they showed some players name as "Minor League Guy" ” -Hollywood42

“ A lot of Pacific cards coming up as Card of the Day lately. ” -Billy Kingsley

“ Stirrups!!! ” -eyoung11

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Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Set: 2008-09 Topps Premier League Match Attax (Rate)

Card: #183 Gary Neville

“ Ahmmm... It's a football card, according to most of the world. ” -ray fosse's ghost

“ Now I'm off to dust off my NFL Showdown collection. ” -UNC_Samurai

“ When sports cards and gaming meet you get. . . this? >.> ” -koloth42

“ So this guy plays for "AIG"? ” -NJDevils

“ Goooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa llllllllllllllllllllllll !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ” -jlaz10

“ The long lost Neville brother. ” -MAS

“ One of my pet peeves is when they issue trading cards but try to make them into a game of some sort; what can I say, I'm a purist! ” -Billy Kingsley

“ Not a soccer fan, but I'd imagine these would be very popular in Europe.. ” -lyfestory

“ Ewww Soccer ” -eyoung11

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Monday, July 8, 2013

Set: 1990 Fleer (Rate)

Card: #237 Mike Scott

“ A great pitcher. Card isn't bad either. ” -NJDevils

“ Thank god the 'Stros went back to navy and orange! The black, brick, and sand look should have never happened. ” -jlaz10

“ Still waiting for Game 7 ” -volbox

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