Today is a good day here at Shoebox Legends headquarters. Tomorrow begins a 10-day vacation from work. Even better, it's a 10-day stretch where I have almost no set plans. On top of that I will be attending a card show tomorrow. That may not sound so exciting to some of you, but it will be just my third card show of any kind in the 5+ years that I've been back at collecting (and the last one was less than impressive, although I made the most of it). Best of all, I should actually have some time to generate a steady number of posts here after a quiet couple of months. To properly kick off my break, here's another addition to my Adrian Gonzalez Red Sox Collection:
I would love to show you the actual sticker that this plate created, but unfortunately I don't have one yet. Got the printing plate before the regular card, go figure. Maybe something to look for at the card show tomorrow...
Adrian Gonzalez Red Sox Cards - Count
Total Cards - 19
#'d /2011 - 1
#'d /999 - 1
#'d /60 - 1
Relics - 0
Silk - 0
Autographs - 0
Printing Plates - 2
Quick Stop at the ol Card Shoppe - Hopkins is a small town just on the outskirts of the Twin Cities, with a bustling mainsreet. Now it is essentially a suburb of Minneapolis, and the "down...