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Old 06-30-2011, 09:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Is Upper Deck Goodwin Champions...

...a baseball set?
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Old 06-30-2011, 09:44 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 06-30-2011, 10:21 AM   #3 (permalink)
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This product has the most random checklist I have ever seen. Yordano Ventura and Robinson Yambati are 2 of the baseball auto's. Who??
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Old 06-30-2011, 11:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It's Upper Decks version of Allen & Ginter - just without the collector following or success.
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Let me fill in that blank --- Crap? -------answer is a resounding YESSSSSS!

This is nothing like A&G!
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I saw the box breaks and really don't understand the appeal. Endangered animal cards and Karl Marx...really?
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Old 06-30-2011, 02:16 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Gotta agree with everyone else. UD is really making a fool of themselves this year. With SP Cuts the signatures are cut horribly and the products over priced and now with Goodwin Champs, it's random stupid sh!t wanna be like a&g but it's just d&s. (dumb & stupid)
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Old 06-30-2011, 02:34 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Yordano Ventura is a stud prospect!!!!!!!!!
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Yordano Ventura is a stud prospect!!!!!!!!!
He pitches for the local minor league team here... gotta check him out
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Old 06-30-2011, 02:40 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I opened four boxes and I thought it was fun. It's cheap to rip, has decent hits, and people do collect it for set-building (at least in previous releases - despite the earlier comment to the contrary).
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He pitches for the local minor league team here... gotta check him out
The dudes like 5-11 150 in person...but throws like a madman
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Old 06-30-2011, 02:53 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Is there a checklist online anywhere???
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Old 06-30-2011, 02:54 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Its UD's version of A+G with some nice possible hits like painted presidents and the all mighty James and Jordan On Card Autos
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Old 06-30-2011, 02:58 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Considering some of the hits you can get it seems like it would be a fairly cheap break
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Old 06-30-2011, 06:49 PM   #15 (permalink)
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This was fun to open and you really can't go wrong at the price point.
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I just opened two more boxes and pulled a Gretchen Bleier (sp?) auto and a Wayne Gretzky auto redemption

I also hit a Jon Bones Jones auto yesterday. I think I got one baseball auto and a couple of baseball relics out of 6 boxes. I'm not sure why it's considered a baseball product, but with the price point, the nice card design, the short-printed base cards, and the potential for nice hits, I don't care what category you put it in - it's a nice product.
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Old 06-30-2011, 07:06 PM   #17 (permalink)
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The Golf autos sell really well
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landon donovan sells really well
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Old 06-30-2011, 07:20 PM   #19 (permalink)
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A lot of Goodwin Champ. stuff sells well. Wish they had more info on these Presidential Painting cards though...
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Old 06-30-2011, 07:24 PM   #20 (permalink)
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I want a bug card....
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ughh just got the call that my LCS (only one around) got two boxes of this in...they only want $108/box!
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WOW!! 108!!! WTH!? MY LCS in Cincy is asking $74.00 a box and they got a crap ton of boxes!!
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They know they're the only game in town and can get away with charging whatever they want. When Heritage was released I went in and they wanted $120/box. I really wanted to crack some of this stuff over the holiday but at that price I think I'm gonna be breaking retail bowman or series 2.
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They know they're the only game in town and can get away with charging whatever they want. When Heritage was released I went in and they wanted $120/box. I really wanted to crack some of this stuff over the holiday but at that price I think I'm gonna be breaking retail bowman or series 2.
Use your credit card and buy from an internet dealer. You can get these anywhere for $75-$80 /box and most sites ship free with $100-$150 order and you don't have to pay tax if they are not in your state. Only drawbak is you got to wait a few days to get it.

Either that or open up your own shop down the block and undercut him on everything. LOL
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Old 07-01-2011, 02:37 PM   #25 (permalink)
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Yordano Ventura and Robinson Yambati are 2 of the baseball auto's. Who??
If you get really drunk and squint it's almost Robin Ventura.
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