Anyone up for a Game?

//Anyone up for a Game?

Anyone up for a Game?

Everyone likes to play games right? I didn\’t know about these 1968 Topps Game cards when I started collecting in 1981. I remember seeing some over the years, but didn\’t think much about them because they didn\’t look like anything I\’d ever seen.

Sources tell me they were issued as a 33 card set that came in complete boxed sets and were meant to be used to play a game. Now that I know more about them, I might need to complete the set. I picked up these four from my old LCS friend. They were just in a random box and I got them for practically nothing.
Anyone up for a Game? Anyone up for a Game? Play 2BBall 2BMike 2BMcCormick

I can take a Giant in my collection if it\’s vintage. Or Will Clark. I do think it\’s appropriate that this Giant Mike McCormick is a Strike Out.

Anyone up for a Game? Anyone up for a Game? Play 2BBall 2BRich 2BAllen

Good old Richie Allen is a Line Out with runners unable to advance!

Anyone up for a Game? Anyone up for a Game? Play 2BBall 2BAl 2BKaline

My man Al Kaline at least brought the runner home!

Anyone up for a Game? Anyone up for a Game? Play 2BBall 2BCarl 2BYastrzemski

Of course, I had to have these when I saw Carl Yastrzemski. Yaz was one of the players I collected early on because he was a well established star when I started. He looks so young there!

When I get around to updating my want lists, I\’ll add this set to it. It should be another fun one to go after.

By | 2016-12-23T20:17:47+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

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