1. Prospect Profile: Brandon Moss, Boston Red Sox

    If you haven’t heard of Boston Red Sox outfielder Brandon Moss, you better ask somebody!Thanks to a ninth inning home run against Huston Street in the season opener against the Oakland ...

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  2. The Arrival of 2007-08 UD Black Basketball Sends Signal that High-End Basketball is Alive and Well

      Carlsbad, CA – (March 18, 2008) – After concerns arose on the health of the NBA trading card market, Upper Deck reacted by drastically limiting print runs and improving content on NBA releases...

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  3. David Cone: 2009 MLB Hall of Fame Inductee?

    One of the greatest moments in New York Yankees history took place on July 16, 1999, when David Cone pitched a Perfect Game. I remember it well...

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  4. Football Fanatics Enjoy Exquisite End to the 2007 Season

    The wait is over for Upper Deck’s most anticipated football release, 2007 NFL Exquisite Carlsbad, CA—(March 11, 2008)—After a solid football season for trading card sales, ...

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  5. Topps/Be Your Candidate’s Favorite Running Mate

      You Would Make a Fine Vice President… Topps announces that people hot on the trails of the 2008 Presidential Campaign can get into the action with their favorite candidate by logging onto topps...

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  6. Has it Been 20 Years Already Upper Deck?

    Rookies, Stars and Legends from Every Sport Help Celebrate 20 Years of Upper Deck Trading Cards Twentieth anniversary promotion begins in mid-March where collectors can compete to win the ultimate ...

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  7. 2007-08 Fleer Hot Prospects Hockey

      Fleer made this product line popular earlier in the decade, and once Upper Deck acquired Fleer a few years ago, I was hoping that this product would survive. Thankfully, it did...

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  8. 2007-08 Upper Deck SPx Hockey

    Upper Deck obviously knows how to score—goals, that is. Jam-packed with autographs, game-jerseys, and serial-numbered rookie cards, Upper Deck delivers “iced” cardboard like only SPx can...

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  9. Prospect Profile: Joshua Rodriguez

    A former Rice standout and USA Olympian, 23-year old Cleveland Indians shortstop Joshua Rodriguez just might be one of the most overlooked prospects in baseball today...

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  10. Prospect Throwback: Mark Prior, P, San Diego Padres

    If you are looking for the real-life definition of a "can't miss" prospect, look no further than ex-Chicago Cubs ace, Mark Prior...

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  11. Why the Entire World Hates the Yankees (Except for Yankees Fans)

    For the last few days, I've kept on asking myself the same question:"Why does the entire world, except for Yankees fans, hate the Yankees?"I've narrowed my reasoning down to ...

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  12. Prospect Profile: Ian Stewart, Colorado Rockies

    What began with Clint Barmes and Garrett Atkins a few years ago has evolved ever so steadily to become a plethora of Colorado Rockies infield prospects with pop.This is where former first-round pick Ian Stewart fits in comfortably...

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  13. Prospect Profile: Andrew Miller, Florida Marlins

    Surprise, surprise—the Florida Marlins have traded away their two best players for prospects.This time, however, the Fish were able to land the Detroit Tigers two top prospects, including 6'6", 210-pound fireballer Andrew Miller...

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  14. 1996: The Year of Ellis Burks

    One could argue that the statistics compiled during the 1996 campaign may have been the most skewed in modern history...

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  15. Twenty Years Later: Jose Canseco vs. Mike Greenwell

    It's been 20 years.Just tell that to Jose Canseco who, as a member of the then-Bash Brother combo along with a pint-sized Mark McGwire, broke the Major League Baseball numbers barrier by ...

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  16. Top 10 Prospects: New York Yankees

    This was previously posted on my website: www.cardsandprospects.com:Pitchers and catchers are here! Wasn’t it just Christmas? Over the next few weeks, I will focus on the top 10 prospects ...

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