Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Nuttin' But The Yankee Hits Part 4th Of July

Legends Of NY is what I call this last part. Well, maybe not so much legends as maybe some names you will recognize. And what a day to showcase the fireworks then the 4th of July!

Panini 75th Cooperstown product was way underrated by collectors. It was a superb product and one that I pulled this on card autograph of Dave Winfield from.

Taking me back to the 90's is this Charlie Hays autograph.

I busted one box of Prime Cuts back in 2012 and pulled a redemption. That redemption was for this Whitey Ford that surprisingly only took a couple of months to arrive. Solid looking card and I like the inscription. As I have gotten older I have come to appreciate autographs of Hall Of Famers more than those of the newer generation.

Roy White. Sorry for the blurry pic. I miss this Topps product.

Goose Gossage has such a nice signature. I picked up this card for $3 from a Yard Sale. It was either signed in person or TTM.


Lindy McDaniel is another player with a solid autograph. I pulled this myself.

I honestly can't tell you a single thing about Steve Balboni. I have no idea who he is but a Yankee is a Yankee to me.


And finally, Bobby Richardson. I really wished Topps would revive this brand of retired legends autographs on chrome.
 
Well, other than some Derek Jeter relics, that's it for my Yankees hits. It's a really sad PC but I am happy with what I have so far but it still has a long ways to grow. 

As I am sorting some other Yankee cards out, I am thinking about doing another Yankees series on here of players I forgot wore pinstripes at one point. Should be interesting I think.

Thoughts on my Yankees hits PC is welcomed in comments!

7 comments:

  1. Some nice stuff in there! Balboni was a big boy who swung hard and occasionally got ahold of one.

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    1. I figured he wasn't a superstar as I hadn't heard his name before. Good to know he made some impact.

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  2. Love that White Ford autograph! I really should add a few more to my collection. Gotta support my fellow lefty... even if he's a Yankee.

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  3. Balboni had a nice mustache. Winfield had a nice HOF career. Tomato, tomahto

    Happy 4th!!!

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  4. Darn Yankees! Braves and Red Sox guy here so no Yankees love but thanks for the post. There are some nice cards there.

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