I never really cared for eTopps, but I was sitting on some credit and I bought exactly three cards a few years ago. A few days ago, for reasons that escape me, I went ahead and got two of them delivered and put the third one up on eBay.
Yesterday, over at Talking Chop, I posted what basically amounts to a love letter to Jason Heyward. No apologies: he’s my favorite baseball player and he is also one of the best players in all of baseball. There’s talk that the kid is overrated, but that comes from people who don’t really understand baseball. There are a number of better offensive players, but there are very few people who do as many things well as he does.
Derek said it sounds like I might be changing the name of the blog … maybe I will!