March 9, 2009

Yankee Stadium Legacy Milestone




In case you were wondering, this is what 1,038 Yankee Stadium Legacy cards looks like.

I am ecstatic to announce that as of today, and with Don Mattingly I have broken the 1,000 card mark. I am officially holding at 1,038 (with a few trades in queue for more) and am so psyched to be about 1/6th of the way to complete. It may even take me less than my lifetime to finish this, which would be nice.

I received 3 packages today, all of them contained Yankee Stadium Legacy cards. Sooz bought me a bunch at the Backstop, Eric from the Pettitte Pursuit sent me a bunch because he's a nice guy, and a trade with Ron (Section 36) got me a few more including a bonus Babe Ruth that was very appreciated.

It has taken over a year of packs, boxes, eBay auctions and trades to get here but I finally feel like I am making progress by breaking 1,000. Anyone looking to get rid of their Yankee Stadium Legacy cards, I would be very happy to trade for them.

10 comments:

  1. ANGELS CARDS ARRIVED TODAY
    THANK U VERY MUCH
    YA'LL R AWSOME

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  2. Congrats on the milestone!

    I don't know if you saw on my blog, but I've been posting a bunch of potential eBay auctions as trade bait before I actually list things on eBay. I have the following Yankee Stadium Legacy cards still unclaimed if you happen to need any of them: 220, 1418, 1613, 1638, 1663, 1713, 2131, 2502, 2552, 2602

    My want list is on my blog if you are interested!
    -Chris

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  3. I have a few for trade if you need them:

    6138 Paul O'Neill
    6163 Andy Pettitte
    6010 Paul O'Neill

    Shoot me an email if you need them:
    jalbregts (at) gmail.com

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  4. Congrats, Marie! I'm glad that I was able to play a small part in your accomplishment :)

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  5. Nicely done, I feel great to have helped in a small way with this.

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  6. Thank you to all of you guys that helped me out by trading them to me.

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  7. Sent you an email. I had some more doubles for you to go through. I have a pretty good sized lot set aside for you. I'm going to be starving for YSL cards now that I'm on this eBay hiatus.

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  8. I still need you to e-mail me your address. I have about 3 YSL cards along with an oddball Jeter to send.

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  9. Not sure which ones you require but I currently have:

    YSL0110 Meusel, Bob
    YSL0730 McCarthy, Joe
    YSL3047 Howard, Elston
    YSL3072 Maris, Roger
    YSL3097 Skowron, Moose
    YSL5212 Maas, Kevin
    YSL5237 Leyritz, Jim
    YSL5262 Maas, Kevin

    - Ryan

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  10. Since nobody actually reads my blog apparently, I'm just going to offer up my YSLs to you instead of giving them the next spot in The Great Cardening of 2009. I think there are about 36. I'll send an email with specifics when I'm feeling less lazy and more awake.

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