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Old 01-09-2013, 05:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default First Game Used Jersey pickup- Nate Roberts Beloit Twins-themed (scan heavy)

Got this from JT for a solid price. Saw Roberts play at one game earlier, he hit a triple and got him to sign a photo and a baseball. Hopefully he makes it to the majors, hitting .300 on his career so has a shot.








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Nice! The Rochester Red Wings have charity game used jersey auctions several times throughout the year. I have obtained four the last few years, a Liam Hendriks, Ray Chang, Esmerling Vasquez and an Anthony Slama. The Hendriks is a very nice blue color with red lettering/numbering. The Vasquex is a Minnesota Twins replica jersey. Each comes autographed too!

The Twins handle their minor league clubs very well, with whatever input they have with them I suppose.
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Nice! The Rochester Red Wings have charity game used jersey auctions several times throughout the year. I have obtained four the last few years, a Liam Hendriks, Ray Chang, Esmerling Vasquez and an Anthony Slama. The Hendriks is a very nice blue color with red lettering/numbering. The Vasquex is a Minnesota Twins replica jersey. Each comes autographed too!

The Twins handle their minor league clubs very well, with whatever input they have with them I suppose.
How much did the Hendriks and Slama run you? Hendriks seems to have a big fan base, at least on his 1/1s, and Slama should be set-up/closing or traded by the Twins this year. Not sure why we let him dominate Rochtester without calling him up.
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How much did the Hendriks and Slama run you? Hendriks seems to have a big fan base, at least on his 1/1s, and Slama should be set-up/closing or traded by the Twins this year. Not sure why we let him dominate Rochtester without calling him up.
I want to say the Hendriks was just under $100. Slama I got a few years ago when he was running things and named to the futures game. I believe I got it for $50 or so. LMK if you wanna se pictures, I can get some up!
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Is that a photo match? Those dirt stains on your jersey looks a lot like the ones in the pictures.

If so that is even more bada$$
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Nice pickup! Roberts also has the distinction of having the best mustache in the Twins organization.

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Is that a photo match? Those dirt stains on your jersey looks a lot like the ones in the pictures.

If so that is even more bada$$
Yep. JT is the team photographer, so he had the pictures from the game, and it was the only time they wore the jerseys. Roberts was 1-2 with a 2B, RBI, and throwing error if I remember correctly from the boxscore.
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I want to say the Hendriks was just under $100. Slama I got a few years ago when he was running things and named to the futures game. I believe I got it for $50 or so. LMK if you wanna se pictures, I can get some up!
The Slama sounds pretty cool, would be interested in seeing that.
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Nice pickup! Roberts also has the distinction of having the best mustache in the Twins organization.

I was going to say the worst one, but whatever floats your boat
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One bump for the super cool gamer.
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i was at that game. they do some pretty cool jersey auctions. i bid on a couple of the baby blue twins themed jerseys but they got a little out of my price range. they did a really awful jimmy buffet theme. it was terrible.
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