I’ve scanned a good number of Mets images and found that there are a bunch about which I don’t have much to say, so I figured I’d gather them together in a post.
I didn’t get this autograph in person, I got it from a dealer. I figure there’s a good chance it’s authentic, because why would anyone fake a Tom Grieve autograph?
This is a Pacific Baseball Legends card; I’m not sure which year, but does it really matter? I like it when a “legends” set includes some lesser names; I mean, unless you’re working on a player collection, how many Willie Mays and Sandy Koufax cards does one need?
I’m looking forward to this year’s sticker set, and I don’t know why. Last year’s stickers are still sitting in a stack on my end table, because I can’t decide if I want to complete the set or just the teams/players I like, if I want to stick the stickers in the album or put the cards in albums, and so on. Wishy-washy to the end.
I’ve always liked the 1991 Studio set, even though it’s not the type of set I usually like. I’m a few cards away from completing it (and have spent more than a few dollars more than I really needed to on what amounts to a junk wax set)
I don’t have a scan of the regular Topps Jose Reyes card, but I got this Opening Day card because the photo is inexplicably different from that card, and the card is vertical instead of horizontal. If anyone knows of a good resource on which Opening Day photos are different from the regular set’s photos, please let me know.
Despite the Mets awful Spring Training win-loss record, I’m champing at the bit waiting for the season to start.
Let’s go, Mets!