Blowout Cards Forums
Email Signup

Go Back   Blowout Cards Forums > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 40 of 100
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Tom Oates
Forum: BASEBALL 07-29-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 3,960
Posted By Tom Oates
I can't imagine that the Dodgers gave up much for...

I can't imagine that the Dodgers gave up much for these two. Miami must also eat a bunch of their Salaries. Morse is also coming off a stint on the DL. Latos is still owed about $4 million this year...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-28-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,123
Posted By Tom Oates
I'm going to vote no but I do predict he'll get...

I'm going to vote no but I do predict he'll get in regardless of my opinion. He accumulated some numbers but was never the best player at any point in his career.

1) He would not have as many HR...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-27-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 1,547
Posted By Tom Oates
225/399 Thanks!

225/399 Thanks!
Forum: BASEBALL 07-27-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,580
Posted By Tom Oates
I'm a trout fan too. I've never seen anyone...

I'm a trout fan too. I've never seen anyone handle the low strike (or below the strike zone) like him. Some of his blasts look like he is teeing off. Just looked at some heat zone graphs for him. He...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-24-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 397
Posted By Tom Oates
I've had cards get stuck in the U.S. postal...

I've had cards get stuck in the U.S. postal Service many times. Usually they show up and when you check the tracking it has not changed in two weeks even though it has been delivered. Sometimes the...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-23-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,394
Posted By Tom Oates
resealed packs I have seen on ebay are usually...

resealed packs I have seen on ebay are usually resealed at the end. One end will be crimped shut and the other end will be smooth and flat.
Forum: BASEBALL 07-23-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 5,935
Posted By Tom Oates
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v368/mkoates55/2...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v368/mkoates55/2003%20Fabric%20of%20the%20Game/2003%20FOG%20Sandberg_zpskvj71pg3.jpg...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-22-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,712
Posted By Tom Oates
For what it's worth. I worked in a gift shop in...

For what it's worth. I worked in a gift shop in the mall when I was in high school. Here is how we priced our inventory.

Coffee Cup
Our price $2.25
Purchase price x 2.55 = $5.73
Then we would...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-22-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,507
Posted By Tom Oates
Personally... I go on vacation for two weeks ...

Personally... I go on vacation for two weeks every year and DO NOT check email while on vacation. PERIOD! However, I also do not enter into any new trades, sales, purchases, or breaks for a couple...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-21-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,200
Posted By Tom Oates
Can you clarify "top 10"? Do you mean top ten at...

Can you clarify "top 10"? Do you mean top ten at playing the catcher position or top ten as in offense+defense top ten?

If you are referring to position playing ability... I think Mike Piazza...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-20-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 818
Posted By Tom Oates
The unlicensed stuff does not sell well in...

The unlicensed stuff does not sell well in general. BO won't even accept the game used and autographs from these products in their Trade Up program. They have no problem selling the unlicensed...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-20-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 818
Posted By Tom Oates
I have similar interest and I just ordered a case...

I have similar interest and I just ordered a case of 2015 Tier one myself. Not really looking to cash in. Hoping for some nice PC cards and then I'll unload what I'm not interested in.
Forum: BASEBALL 07-20-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 654
Posted By Tom Oates
This... I just sent in a large box of game used...

This... I just sent in a large box of game used and autographs and got a $574 store credit. Would have taken a ton of hours to scan all those cards and "HOPE" that they actually sell. Not worth the...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-19-2015, 12:43 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 5,935
Posted By Tom Oates
Case of 2015 Tier One from Blowout. $1299...

Case of 2015 Tier One from Blowout.

$1299 Starting Price
$1169 Sale Price
$1109 After Weekend Discount code
$562 After Gift Certificate from Blowout Trade-Up program

I know... Risky product...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-19-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 950
Posted By Tom Oates
My guess is that he opts out and then gets a big...

My guess is that he opts out and then gets a big new contract with... the Dodgers.
Forum: Off Topic 07-18-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 752
Posted By Tom Oates
I've bought a few nice cards on this site. I'm...

I've bought a few nice cards on this site. I'm NOT a prospector so most of the sale posts don't appeal to me. More often than not, when I find something that I might want to buy, I check ebay...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-14-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 534
Posted By Tom Oates
I might have one or two 1987 Topps. Do you have a...

I might have one or two 1987 Topps. Do you have a list of what you need? I'll check when I get home.
Forum: BASEBALL 07-14-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 5,935
Posted By Tom Oates
These rarely come up. Just need Bay, Jeter, and...

These rarely come up. Just need Bay, Jeter, and Bobby Crosby to complete the set

Oh yeah... 01/50 to boot!
...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-13-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 284
Posted By Tom Oates
That's a tough one. Maybe this will help. ...

That's a tough one. Maybe this will help.

Players who wore #9 - if you know about when it was signed, you can eliminate a fair portion of the list.

MLB Players Who Wore Number 9 |...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-10-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By Tom Oates
Card says "Jersey Prime". If it were manufactured...

Card says "Jersey Prime". If it were manufactured as a plain jersey card, I think it would not have the word "Prime" on it. I believe it's legit.

Tom
Forum: BASEBALL 07-09-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 534
Posted By Tom Oates
I'm close to finishing the 2005 Reflections Patch...

I'm close to finishing the 2005 Reflections Patch Autograph /50. Just picked up Randy Johnson this week. Need about three to complete the set. Jeter, Kazmir, and ?

Tom
Forum: BASEBALL 07-03-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,505
Posted By Tom Oates
2008 Topps Sterling did have Ruth jersey or pants...

2008 Topps Sterling did have Ruth jersey or pants cards. See this URL. Images at bottom of product review.

Card Collector Digest New info on 2008 Topps Sterling!...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-03-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,505
Posted By Tom Oates
Yes, I believe this is the case. Personally I...

Yes, I believe this is the case. Personally I can't imagine how anyone could get the bat pieces out without bending the little silver tabs above the letter "Y". Personally, I think it's legit and...
Forum: BASEBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 07-02-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 519
Posted By Tom Oates
I've got a couple from your list. 2001 Sweet Spot...

I've got a couple from your list. 2001 Sweet Spot Troy Glaus and 2006 BJ Upton red ink 80/100. How about $13.00 delivered, paypal gift? My ebay ID is OATES so you can check my 100% positive feedback...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-02-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By Tom Oates
Really depends on the terms. If Braves or DBacks...

Really depends on the terms. If Braves or DBacks are on the hook for his salary and Dodgers sign him to a minor league deal to see if they can fix him, then maybe it's a good signing. Might be...
Forum: BASEBALL 07-01-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 9,521
Posted By Tom Oates
Rick Asadorian, 2005 Draft Mark Pawalek, Yeah I'm...

Rick Asadorian, 2005 Draft Mark Pawalek, Yeah I'm pretty sure I spelled both names wrong.
Forum: BASEBALL 06-29-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,651
Posted By Tom Oates
Canseco has 300+ 1/1 with more being produced...

Canseco has 300+ 1/1 with more being produced every year. Same people complaining have no issue with a 1/1 Lou Gehrig or babe Ruth game used uniform being cut up into little squares and scattered to...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-29-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,104
Posted By Tom Oates
Great score, the Trout RC have been going for...

Great score, the Trout RC have been going for $150 to $200 ungraded. Is the Kolten Wong autograph a Gold Refractor?
Forum: BASEBALL 06-20-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,846
Posted By Tom Oates
I would just send it to a reputable auction house...

I would just send it to a reputable auction house and be done with it. Whatever the market will bare. You KNoW A-Roid wants it but he'll play it like it doesn't mean that much to him so he can try...
Forum: BASEBALL BOX BREAKS 06-20-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,865
Posted By Tom Oates
Please share what you learn about the raffle. I'm...

Please share what you learn about the raffle. I'm sitting on four redemptions from the same product. Thanks!
Forum: BASEBALL 06-18-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 2,451
Posted By Tom Oates
Not sure I agree 100% but it's debatable for...

Not sure I agree 100% but it's debatable for sure. He has a ton of raw ability but makes a ton of mental mistakes, especially on the base paths. If he ever checks his ego and learns some discipline...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-17-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 2,451
Posted By Tom Oates
Tyler Clippard from the A's would probably be...

Tyler Clippard from the A's would probably be more likely than Chapman or Papelbon. Would not require nearly as much in trade bait. Beane is always looking to wheel and deal.
Forum: BASEBALL 06-16-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 2,451
Posted By Tom Oates
ok, one more topic that I've been noodling... ...

ok, one more topic that I've been noodling...

Dodgers haters like to make a point about the amount of money they are paying Kemp to NOT play for them. Here is how I am looking at it...

They...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-16-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 2,451
Posted By Tom Oates
Not seeing much banter about shortstop. When...

Not seeing much banter about shortstop. When Seager get's called up for whatever reason, he may not relinquish the position back to J-Roll. Fingers crossed.. Late season spark maybe?
Forum: BASEBALL 06-16-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 577
Posted By Tom Oates
I was always taught that the center field is the...

I was always taught that the center field is the lead outfielder and has the authority to go after any ball he feels is "his". I'm a Dodgers fan but Puig is a punk and needs to grow up and learn how...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-11-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 5,749
Posted By Tom Oates
Been tempted by this card on eBay for a while....

Been tempted by this card on eBay for a while. Seller had it at $149.99 so it did not qualify for the recent promotion for $15 off a $150 item (I think that was the deal). Anyway, I could have...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-10-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,963
Posted By Tom Oates
Terrible sportsmanship. UMP should be suspended...

Terrible sportsmanship. UMP should be suspended as well. Do your FW%^% job or don't take the field!
Forum: BASEBALL BOX BREAKS 06-09-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,064
Posted By Tom Oates
I'm Curious, out of 12 or 13 cases, have you...

I'm Curious, out of 12 or 13 cases, have you pulled any of the cut autographs?
Forum: BASEBALL 06-09-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 5,749
Posted By Tom Oates
Brock 14/66 - Need eleven cards to complete the...

Brock 14/66 - Need eleven cards to complete the 150 card set. (Eric Davis, Bob feller, Rickey henderson A's, Al Kaline, Greg Maddux card #111, Mattingly, Munson, Musial, Ruth, Sandberg, and...
Forum: BASEBALL 06-04-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By Tom Oates
Lancaster/Palmdale is about half the size of...

Lancaster/Palmdale is about half the size of Seattle as far as population. Not a famous location by any means but that's actually a large community just North of LA. Not sure if it's still open but...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 100

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
Copyright 2013, Blowout Cards Inc.