Good evening, folks! I know I have posted several times today, which is against some kind of cardinal rule of blogging, but these Allen and Ginter cards keep calling my name. Like a sailor drawn to the siren's song, I...must...obey...
GAC Total thus far: +20
Bartolo Colon - Mets - Tribecards (Wahoo!!) - GAC: +0; Total +20
Ryan Howard - Phillies - Dawgbones (Wahoo!!) - GAC: +0; Total +20
Ted Williams - Red Sox - ThoughtsAndSox (Wahoo!!) - GAC +0; Total +20
Don Mattingly - Yankees - EG9460s (Wahoo!!) - GAC -1; Total +19
James Shields Pastime's Pastimes - Royals - JoshDs (Wahoo!!) - GAC +2; Total +21
Jackie Robinson Mini - Dodgers - GCRLs (Wahoo!!) - GAC +0; Total +21
Felicia Day - Actress - Free Agent - GAC +2 (fp); Total +23
Jeremy Hellickson - Rays - Free Agent - GAC +0; Total +23
(Pack Total: +3; GAC Total: +23: -1 yankees; +2 pastimes; +2 favorite player)
Well, as far as GAC goes, that pack sucked. Oh well, as far as PAD goes, we made out quite well! We've added some great cards to several managers' stacks. Congratulations, folks!
Okay, let's not dwell on that last one. Here is the next pack:
Grant Balfour - Rays - Free Agent - GAC +0; Total +23
Stan Musial - Cardinals - JediJeffs (Wahoo!!) - GAC +0; Total +23
Tony Gwynn Sr - Padres - BackstopCards (Wahoo!!) - GAC +0; Total +23
Manny Machado Short Print (#350) - Orioles - RJBreezes (Wahoo!!) - GAC +2; Total +25
Travertine Pools - Natural Wonders - Free Agent - GAC +2; Total +27
Barbed Wire Mini Black Border SP (#341) - Newsworthy - GAC +10; Total +37
Dusty Baker - Braves - Free Agent - GAC +0; Total +37
Robin Yount - Brewers - Thorzuls (Wahoo!!) - GAC +2; Total +39
(Pack Total: +16, GAC Total: +39: +2 short print; +2 natural wonders; +10 mini black sp; +2 fav player)
Wahoo! This pack has some great cards in there! From a GAC point-of-view, we scored nicely with the SPs and parallels, plus a favorite player in the mix! On the PAD side, we have HOFers to spread around. Congratulations, managers!
Okay, well, after that pack, I can't simply walk away! I have to try another. Wish us luck!
CC Sabathia - Yankees - BoRosnys (Wahoo!!) - GAC -1; Total +38
Michael Choice - Rangers - Free Agent - GAC +0; Total +38
Gio Gonzalez - Nationals - Chonks (Wahoo!!) - GAC +0; Total +38
Hyun-Jin Ryu SP (#306) - Dodgers - StealingHomes (Wahoo!!) - GAC +2; Total +40
Berlin, German - World's Capitals - Free Agent - GAC +2; Total +42
Craig Kimbrel Mini - Braves - CaptainCanucks (Wahoo!!) - GAC +0; Total +42
Matt Besser - Comedian/Actor - Free Agent - GAC +0; Total +42
Maria Isler - Miss Universe - Free Agent - GAC +0; Total +42
(Pack Total: +3, GAC Total +42: -1 yankees; +2 sh-print; +2 capitals)
Well, we lost a point for the Yankee, but gained a few for inserts and short prints. We also added a few free agents to the next draft. How will Berlin do in OOTP? And Miss Universe? Guess we will find out!