Posts tagged Derek Jeter
By Drew Pelto, AKA *censored*
Remember when an error card was just that? An error. A mistake. An honest-to-goodness “Okay, we done goofed and you caught us” moment. I remember that. And 2007 was the year of the forced error, a gimmick that nearly killed my interest in collecting.
Card making used to be a semi-serious business. You get the photo, you get the stats, maybe a fun little cartoon on the back like the 1960’s and 70’s sets had. Hockey sets were awesome for those. If someone made a mistake along the line, it was caught, the error was corrected, and More >
Upper Deck Rewards Sweepstakes Winners with Private Baseball Clinic Hosted by Derek Jeter!
New York Yankees Team Captain Ready to Put Youngsters Through the Paces of Baseball Fundamentals at Legends Field in Tampa
In yet another way to get trading card collectors closer to the action on the field of play, the Upper Deck Company conducted its annual “MLB Scoreboard Challenge” sweepstakes in 2007 and is happy to announce that seven lucky youngsters have won the right to learn baseball fundamentals from one of the game’s best: New York Yankees Team Captain Derek Jeter!
Ten-year-old Madeleine Baxter from Little Rock, Arkansas, and 12-year-old More >