Monday, November 28, 2016
2016 Topps Update Hobby Box (Part Four)
Rookie Debuts: 2/10
Cameos from 2016 Newsmakers: 2/10
2016 Award Winners: 2/10
Fantastic Rookies if this is April 2016: 2/10
Fantastic Rookies if this is November 27th, 2016: 1/10
Trades That May Not Have Gone As Well as Promised: 2/10
Former/Current Tampa Relievers: 2/10
2015 MVPs: 2/10
Concerning Impulse Trades: 2/10
All dupes. Lovely stuff, Topps.
Washington Nationals: 3/10
East Divisions: 5/10
Home Run Derby: 2/10
Product Placements: 1/10
Under-the-radar Rookies: 2/10
GAAAAAH Inserts: 1/10
Reminders that the Phillies Weren't God-Awful in 2016: 1/10
Tired Players in New Uniforms: 3/10
Cards That Are Gonna Look Really Weird in Ten Years: 1/10
Julio Urias is gonna be better next year, but here he is on his Rookie Debut.
Meanwhile, Giancarlo Stanton's HRD card is pretty great, plus Bachelor star Jojo Fletcher makes a relatively passable First Pitch.
Legends in Odd Uniforms: 1/10
Players Who Have Already Been Traded: 1/10
That was a Hobby Box of '16 Update. And...that took quite a while. Definitely worth it, with a decent auto and some nice parallels, but mostly just exhausting to post.