Post Profile






The 30-Day Baseball Card Challenge - Day 13

"One of your favorite cards from the 1990s." 1993 Upper Deck SP Ken Griffey Jr. #4 - the card holds some allure because it seemed natural to associate Griffey Jr. with the baseball card company that had a part in introducing the phenom to the hobby in 1989. Because Griffey Jr. was one of UD's marquee athletes, I assume the company took more time in selecting an image that would pop - I do wonder how this image of Griffey Jr.
read more

share
See more about: Upper Deck

Related Posts


Iconic 1989 Ken Griffey Jr Rookie Card Recreated in Latest Macklemore Video

Sports : Total Pro Sports

If you collected baseball cards in the late 80s or early 90s, there’s a pretty good chance you either owned or knew somebody who owned Upper Deck’s 1989 Ken Griffey Jr rookie card. It was iconic because of Junior’s happy-go-lucky gr...

My wallet card - 1993 Upper Deck Joe Boever #310

Collecting / Trading Cards : Card Buzz

I was browsing through other card blogs and spotted this on the Baseball Card Breakdown, which inspired me to stick a baseball card in my wallet through 2015 - I was vaguely thinking about doing something like this after reading acc...

Melvin

Collecting / Trading Cards : Cards on Cards

Melvin Nieves was rated the 39th best prospect in baseball according to Baseball America in 1993. His card was also the last regular player card I needed to complete the 1993 Upper Deck set. If anyone has the Nolan Ryan 'SP6' card, ...

Ken Griffey Jr. Owns Over 100 Copies Of His Photoshopped 1989 Baseball Card

Sports : The Inquisitr - Sport

Ken Griffey Jr has admitted that he owns over 100 copies of his own coveted 1989 Upper Deck rookie card. This piece of baseball memorabilia usually fetches over $200 on eBay. However, Griffey has now revealed that he wasn’t actually...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC