Saturday, November 15, 2014

2014 Topps All Star Rookies announced!

Yesterday (14Nov14), Topps made the announcement of its 2014 Topps All Star Rookies.

The 2015 Topps cards of these players will have the gold rookie cup on them.

Here is the list:

1B Jose Abreu, White Sox
2B Kolten Wong, Cardinals
SS Xander Bogaerts, Red Sox
3B Nick Castellanos, Tigers
OF Danny Santana, Twins
OF Billy Hamilton, Reds
OF George Springer, Astros
C Travis d’Arnaud, Mets
LHP Roenis Elias, Mariners
RHP Masahiro Tanaka, Yankees
RP Dellin Betances, Yankees

Since 1959, Topps has selected players for their annual All-Star Rookie Team.  The team usually consists of a player from every position, along with 3 pitchers (right hander, left hander, and reliever).  With each card set  the following year, Topps would put a trophy symbol on that players card.

Click here :       COMPLETE ROSTERS SINCE 1959

(remember, they put the trophy cup on the cards the following year) 


Tuesday, November 11, 2014

We're Talkin Baseball ..... CONTEST..

Robert over at $30 a week habit is running a contest ending this Thursday...

Giving away DUKE SNIDER!!!!

Talkin Baseball ...  Willie, Mickey and THE DUKE..