Wednesday, July 27, 2016

PAD Circus - Pack 158 - Down to Our Last BoPack

Hello, everyone! Well, we are down to our last BoPack, courtesy of Bo Rosny. I debated whether I should open it or wait until some kind of special occasion. Seeing as how it was the pack randomly drawn from the box of packs, I figured there was a reason why here, why now. Let's see what's in store:

Pedro Astacio - Dosgers - Night Owl (Wahoo!!)
Ryan Khoury - Red Sox - Thoughts & Sox (Wahoo!!)
Jose Rijo - A's - Dayf (Wahoo!!)
Armando Benitez - Mets - Buckstore Cards (Wahoo!!)
Gretzky Collection Checklist - Hockey - Hockeykazi (Wahoo!!)
Mark West - Basketball - Enamel Rods (Wahoo!!)
Pedro Feliz - Phillies - Dawgbones (Wahoo!!)
Donruss Consumer Hotline Card - Filler - Ventura County Royals (Wahoo!!)
Robbie - Dinosaurs TV - Free Agent (Current Draft)
Bonnie Blair - Olympic Legend - Captain Canuck (Wahoo!!)
Eric Bergoust - Arial Skier - FREE AGENT
Wilson Kipketer - Runner - FREE AGENT
Marion Jones - Sprinter (Runner) - FREE AGENT
Georg Hackl - Olympic Legend (Luge) - Captain Canuck (Wahoo!!)
Lisa Wagner - Bowler - FREE AGENT
Finn Papenfus Super Kid - Play60 - FREE AGENT
National Packtime Checklist - Checklists - Free Agent (Current Draft)

Wow!! Lots of free agents - both in current draft and for the next one! Congratulations to everyone that grabbed cards out here. There are very cool ones in the mix, for sure!  Once again, THANK YOU to Bo for his generosity and creativity in putting these packs together!!

Sunday, July 24, 2016

PAD Circus - Pack 157 - New Draft and Bustin Wax!

Hey everyone!

First up: we have a NEW draft open! The deadline is 11:59:59 pm Central Time on July 30, 2016. EVERYONE is eligible, even if you have never signed up for anything on here before! You can select up to three (3) categories. Multiple entries will be ignored and only the most recent entry will count as your final submission choice.

*Existing managers, you should have received an emial. If you did NOT, please let me know so I can be sure to update my info!

Here ya go:

Now, how about a pack of 2016 Series 2 Topps:

Michael Taylor - Nationals - CaptKirk42 (Wahoo!!)
Michael Pineda - Yankees - Bo Rosny (Wahoo!!)
Kyle Barraclough - Marlins - Bo Rosny (Wahoo!!)
Pedro Severino - Nationals - CaptKirk42 (Wahoo!! x2)
Jose Quintana - White Sox - Dominic FDNY (Wahoo!!)
Abraham Almonte - Indians (Wahoo!) - Enamel Rods (Wahoo!!)
Jeff Tweedy First Pitch (Musician) - Cardinals - Wilson (Wahoo!!)
Bill Mazeroski MLB Debuts - Pirates - Brian C (Wahoo!!)
Luke Jackson - Rangers - Play at the Plate (Wahoo!!)
Ricky Nolasco - Twins - gcrl (Wahoo!!)

Wow! Congrats to CaptKirk42 for getting two cards from the pack! The Tweedy (as with most first pitch cards) shows the team in the image, so it goes with the team as opposed to another category type. How cool that we pulled an Indians player!? Congrats to each of you.

Good luck in the draft!

(Teaser: My 2016 Gint-A-Cuffs order is on its way here, so we will have LOTS of free agents coming up again soon!)

Saturday, July 23, 2016

PAD Circus - Pack 156 - Like Looking at Royalty!

Heya! I'm behind a pack or two and I hope to make those up before the weekend is out. For now, let's rip another 2016 Archives:

Vladimir Guerrero - Angels - Angels in Order (Wahoo!!)
George Brett - Royals - Ventura County Royals (Wahoo!!)
White Ford - Yankees - Bo Rosny (Wahoo!!)
Duke Snider - Brookyn Dodgers - Night Owl (Wahoo!!)
Willie McCovey - Giants - Arpsmith (Wahoo!!)
Hal Newhouser - Tigers - Ryan G (Wahoo!!)
Bob Boone/Bret Boone - Phillies/Mariners - Dawgbones (Wahoo!!)
Kevin Kiermaier - Rays - TSHenson (Wahoo!!)
John Donaldson - Blue Jays - Hockeykazi (Wahoo!!)
Kaleb Cowart - Angels - Angels in Order (Wahoo!! x2)

Congratulation Angels in Order for grabbing two Angels! And, congrats to everyone else who snagged some awesome players here!!

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Finally - A New episode of Talkin Tribecards - Cards from gcrl

Here is the latest installment of "Talkin Tribecards" - We talk about baseball cards received from gcrl and cards in general. Come on by for some a look at some very cool cards!

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

PAD Circus - Pack 155 - Chock Full O' HOFers!

Hey, everyone! Let's rip open a pack of 2016 Archives and see if we can find the Bull Durham card... Or a HOFer... or maybe an Indians card or two - haha!

Eddie Murray - Orioles - Pedersej (Wahoo!!) 
Richie Ashburn - Phillies - Dawgbones (Wahoo!!)
Mark McGwire - A's - Dayf (Wahoo!!)
Billy Williams - Cubs - Sons of Diagoras (Wahoo!!)
Billy Hamilton - Reds - Nachos Grande (Wahoo!!)
Dellin Betances - Yankees - Bo Rosny (Wahoo!!)
Lou Brock - Cardinals - Wilson (Wahoo!!)
Goose Gossage - Yankees - Bo Rosny (Wahoo!! x2)
Ted Williams - Red Sox - Thoughts & Sox (Wahoo!!)
Gaylord Perry - Indians - Tribecards (Wahoo!!)

Wow! Well, we didn't pull the Durham, but we covered all the other bases! HOFers and an Indians player, who happens to be a HOFer. Congratulations to each of you that grabbed a card out of here!

Hey, I will fire up another free agent draft this weekend that will run for a week. We haven't had one for quite some time!