Part of one man's youth was lost the day Topps stopped including bubble gum in its packs of baseball cards.
Nothin' says the end of winter like the release of the new set of Topps baseball cards. (OK, it's still cold, but Off Base felt warm spring training breezes as soon as he opened the first pack.)
Forrest Gump had it wrong. Life isn't like a box of chocolates. It's like the season's first pack of baseball cards. You never know what you're going to get.
Remember the way we were before steroids reared their ugly head? Jim Caple's newly re-discovered set of 1988 Topps baseball cards takes him back.
Dmitri Young has been collecting high-end rookie baseball cards since he was a rookie himself. Now he's selling his extensive collection at auction to raise funds for his foundation.