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Friday, October 14, 2011

Another Day, Another Russell Martin, Another Gold. Do Canadians Like Gold Too?

I really, really, really like gold parallels and refractors. This is not a refractor (well, it doesn't say anywhere on the card itself that it is, but every parallel on COMC is listed as a refractor, so who knows) but it is a gold parallel - numbered 46/50 - of Russ' 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft WBC Prospects card.


The card pictures Russ in his Team Canada uniform. It's a swell addition to my Russ PC.


That being said, I probably did overpay for it in winning it as the sole bidder on the Bay, but such is life.

4 comments:

  1. Canadians like gold too, but they call it "gould" and buy it with "cheques." At least they do it politely.

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  2. We like gold because it often has chocolate inside.

    I didn't know he was from East York. I thought all our baseball players other than Kirk McCaskill and Joey Votto were from BC. The things one learns.

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  3. I love gold with chocolate in it too!

    And I love that my blog has become a cultural teaching tool haha.

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