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Forum: BASEBALL Yesterday, 11:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
Minerva at Topps Customer Serve-less seems nice...

Minerva at Topps Customer Serve-less seems nice enough but she is clueless about sports cards. If you call in and she answers... hang up and try again. Nice enough lady but ZERO knowledge of sports...
Forum: BASEBALL Yesterday, 11:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 607
Posted By Tom Oates
In my experience... Topps DOES NOT HONOR expired...

In my experience... Topps DOES NOT HONOR expired redemptions. Period!

Topps... Honor... oxymoron...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-27-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
Here is the product breakdown by pack. I shipped...

Here is the product breakdown by pack. I shipped the entire POS back to Topps and they shipped it right back to me with the Gallaraga autograph. They gave me a Gallaraga autograph but KEPT both of my...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-27-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
weekly Update... "four or five" business days...

weekly Update... "four or five" business days have elapsed so I called back in. This time I spoke to Eric who said the person I originally spoke to is at lunch. I explained to Eric that she could not...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-27-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
I'll post the pack by pack breakdown in a few...

I'll post the pack by pack breakdown in a few minutes...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-25-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 531
Posted By Tom Oates
Topps has really gone to $@/&!!!

Topps has really gone to $@/&!!!
Forum: BASEBALL SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 08-25-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,358
Posted By Tom Oates
I'm pretty sure you can sell your BO credit and...

I'm pretty sure you can sell your BO credit and transfer to someone else. Personally, I think you are better off with BO but I wish the OP the best of luck with his endeavor. Clearly some people are...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-17-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
Here is why I took a shot... I never open...

Here is why I took a shot...

I never open high end product like this so it was a first for me.

$1299 on sale for $1194
$50 Blowout coupon brought it down to $1144
$574 trade Up Credit...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-17-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
Yes, I would lick my wounds and keep my mouth...

Yes, I would lick my wounds and keep my mouth shut for sure and chalk it up to lesson learned.
Forum: BASEBALL 08-17-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
Understood, misleading advertising for sure but I...

Understood, misleading advertising for sure but I definitely did not get any player card that looks like the "Tier One" Autograph set. Examples below.

Hank Aaron Topps Tier One Serial Numbered...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-17-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
I think the Vizquel Collectors both have what...

I think the Vizquel Collectors both have what they want already. 8/10 only sold for $79.99 :-(
Forum: BASEBALL 08-17-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,582
Posted By Tom Oates
Tier One - Topps Customer Service Fail

This is why we should not bust cases boys and girls. Spent $1200 on a case of Tier One from Blowout. Used the trade up program and hoped I would get a few nice PC cards. Busted the case and it was a...
Forum: BASEBALL 08-17-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 4,258
Posted By Tom Oates
Just need two more to complete the set....

Just need two more to complete the set. Brett/Schmidt and Griffey/Griffey (reds)
...
Forum: BASEBALL BOX BREAKS 08-10-2015, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 777
Posted By Tom Oates
I might have some reds and greens left. Let me...

I might have some reds and greens left. Let me know if interested and I can tell you what I have left.

T
Forum: BASEBALL 08-06-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 6,030
Posted By Tom Oates
1999 Reds Kahns #11 Barry Larkin - katieneack...

1999 Reds Kahns #11 Barry Larkin - katieneack 6/16

This one is currently on eBay for $1.50

Tom
Forum: BASEBALL 07-29-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 4,040
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: 1,135
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: 1,609
Posted By Tom Oates
225/399 Thanks!

225/399 Thanks!
Forum: BASEBALL 07-27-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,620
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: 407
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: 1,421
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: 6,109
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: 3,750
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: 6,739
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: 1,239
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: 832
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: 832
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: 663
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: 6,109
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: 971
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: 780
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: 542
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: 6,109
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: 288
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: 347
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: 542
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: 1,526
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: 1,526
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: 534
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: 380
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...
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