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The News Swap #14 - March 27th 2023






Hello Everyone! It's been awhile since the last News Swap. Most time has been spent on loading the new singles and catching up on shipping from some recent releases. Things seem to have settled down a bit and it's a good time to get everyone caught up on everything. Take a look at everything going on at the site along with some other fun stuff to check out. Thanks for reading! AB


*** 2022 Stadium Club Chrome Break will be posted Tuesday 3/28 @ Noon Est! ***

 

Join me as I check out some 2023 Topps Hangers, 2022 Prizm NFL, COMC Mailday, and a special card that came in from Nick!

 
 

Going to keep this giveaway going. I haven't done well at promoting it or given good chances to join it.

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Brendon is back with another Ballpark Breakdown as he traveled to Arizona for the World Baseball Classic. Thanks for the write-up!

 

3 SPOTS TO JOIN THE COMMUNITY AND CHAT MORE CARDS, SPORTS, AND LIFE...

2 - DISCORD

3 - REDDIT

 

Meet the newest addition to the Hall! Willie Mays, Ken Griffey Jr, and Mike Trout Triple Relic from 2022 Triple Threads. Numbered 4/9. A great addition going to Andy's collection.

Visit the Hall of Hits to see more of the monster pulls we've had!

 

Did you see the changes for the 2023 Topps flagship variations?

 

Wanna check out some highlights from our 3 Gold Label Breaks? Here's a preview of one monster we saw. If only it wasn't a redemption. Congrats to John for getting this one! Gold Label was good to us this year, which was a nice surprise. Picture linked to full highlights.

 

Check out what AI thinks are the best Topps designs. Spoiler, there's a couple errors.

Help us name the BOT!

 

Some great additions to the Manny Machado Super PC to get the new total to 1499 different Mannys! I would have been over 1500 but I bought 2 that I already had. Not to mention I ordered the same card twice on the same order from COMC. :-)


Added some nice parallels to the Topps Flagship binder which is always fun for me.


Love the Black and White Mini Diamond Refractor from Chrome Platinum. More parallels and refractors. Those get the Numbered Card total to 408.


This was supposed to be the #1500 milestone card, but it didn't quite work out that way. Color Match Auto On Card Auto. Love this one. This makes auto #32. Thanks Nick!

 

Here's some stuff I've been checking for on eBay. Photos take you to current listings.


A beautiful card that would look great in any PC. After watching him in the WBC again, it seemed like a perfect addition and is quite affordable compared to lots of other stuff out there.

 

Baseball's #1 Draft Pick had some nice autos out of Bowman's Best, including this sweet on card insert auto.

 

I really liked these Primordial Inserts, and they come in a gold parallel out of 50. Bowman Inception in gold is one of my favorite parallels. Add it to the Primordial background and this is just a great set to find someone to stash.

 

We always love seeing players holding a ball from another sport. Here's MJ with a soccer ball. I love finding stuff from the 90's that I either forgot or never saw to begin with.

 

Another 90's find. Want a fun set to look through? Check out the 1996 Topps Laser set. It's full of next level "die-cut" designs. There's a Jeter rookie and more on a stacked checklist.


 

One favor to ask, if you use eBay for purchasing. Please bookmark this link for when you search and I will get a small commission from eBay. Doesn't charge anything extra for your purchase but will be an easy way to support the site. THANK YOU!

 

The perfect blend of two great hobbies - Baseball & Music. Check out the site for The Baseball Project!

Don't forget to use code SWAP4LIFE to get 20% off your order!

 

Please subscribe to my YouTube Channel if you haven't already. Likes are always appreciated. Here's some playlists if you want to check all the non-break videos. THANK YOU!

 

Thanks everyone for reading and continuing to support the newsletter, website, and channel!

- AB

5 Kommentare


Brannon Sikes
Brannon Sikes
28. März 2023

If “picked up” includes “won in a break” then the 2022 Chipper Jones Golden Greats Framed Autograph Jumbo Relic Black #3/5 would be my latest (& likely greatest) addition to my PC

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I picked up a handful of PC cards at a show this past weekend including one I've wanted for a long, long time - the bat down Acuna!

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Jake M
Jake M
28. März 2023

I recently picked up some Bills cards from the 90's, love the Stadium Club football.

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hernandezstevene13
hernandezstevene13
27. März 2023

I picked up a psa 9 Buster Posey Rookie. I just love A&G so bad and I'm trying to get as many Giants HOFers that I can. Yes I know he's not in yet but he's a definite shoe-in

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Thomas Lacombe
Thomas Lacombe
27. März 2023

The orange finest Manny is such a looker. I can't wait for Stadium Club! The last card acquired for a pc was the 22' update Devers SP. Now just trying to find the ssp and the 2023 Series 1 gold mirror SSP for a decent price lol

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