I just bought a 1956 Topps Hank Aaron for $1.75 - Remember the beat-up '68 Tom Seaver I showed off a couple days ago? It wasn't the only basement-price classic vintage card I scored from the seller. Also w...
Monday, June 8, 2015
One Card Post - Philly Phanatic's Raincoat
Where: Central Sports Cards - Pawtucket, RI
How Much?: Quarter Bin
Why?: Just the kind of thing I'm looking for when cruising through a quarter or dime box. Quirky, tied to a unique event in the history of the game, and a great photo to boot. I like a good mascot card, and I think this is the only one I've got where the subject's wearing a raincoat. I definitely remember this game, and whenever I think of it now this card will come to mind.