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Old 01-28-2014, 03:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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2014 Topps Series 1 Jonathan Broxton Clear Parallel D 01 10 1 1 Reds | eBay

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My guess is that $30 BIN is too low.
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My guess is that $30 BIN is too low.
For Broxton? It might end up being a little too high.
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Old 01-28-2014, 03:57 PM   #4 (permalink)
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What's a clear parallel?
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what makes this card "clear"? was not what i was expecting these to look like
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For Broxton? It might end up being a little too high.
A Topps base parallel to 10? I dunno. Some sick people are gonna make this set.
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what makes this card "clear"? was not what i was expecting these to look like
It's on an acetate stock - like a film negative.
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what makes this card "clear"? was not what i was expecting these to look like
You can see the guy's hand behind the card...kind of colored plastic...
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My hunch would be it's too low as well, but we'll see. Might be one of those things that trends up further away from release for a while as people start trying for the set and get competitive.
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You can see the guy's han behind the card...kind of colored plastic...
Ah, I see now. Well, looks like it sold.
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It's on an acetate stock - like a film negative.
ah. gotcha. that's not clear ( ) from just looking at the picture.

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Nice card, was hoping for a little different look but still #ed/10.
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Sold at $22. The seller had offered it to me at $20. Oh well. I think these are gonna go high.
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it's a 1/1 too!
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$22 is about right for someone like Broxton. I assume a clear of someone like Jeter may bring in over $200.
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Sold at $22. The seller had offered it to me at $20. Oh well. I think these are gonna go high.
I think so too...Trout/Jeter/Harper etc. will be interesting first listings once pulled.
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Nice card, was hoping for a little different look but still #ed/10.
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I think these are gonna go high.

Agree on both accounts. The cards are alright, thought they would be "more clear", but I think they are going to go crazy either way.
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You can see the guy's hand behind the card...kind of colored plastic...
Thats cool!
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I'd assume that a comp value would be the #ed to 10 silver slates from last year, no?
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22 bucks is waaaaay too high

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I'm disappointed with these
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I'm disappointed with these
Not me, I hope I can pull a couple from my hobby case
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I'm disappointed with these
I'm guessing these cards are in the "Scan/Pics don't do justice" group.
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Before we hear that topps stole this idea from Leaf pure, keep in mind UD had them in 2005 USA baseball and several companies as inserts in 90s.


I love the look, but then again I miss ALF and other 1990s shows
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Old 01-28-2014, 04:33 PM   #25 (permalink)
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I'd assume that a comp value would be the #ed to 10 silver slates from last year, no?
Yeah.

$22 seems a bit high but not terrible. Think about what a 1/1 wood or platinum of Broxton would go for. Like $60 maybe early on? Heck, his 2010 Update platinum 1/1 just went for $14.
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