Can't complain about the packaging in that it is bright, commands attention, and given Ortiz, that sounds about right.
At first I thought I may be missing this one (a couple from 1981 Fleer team set are outstanding), but that wasn't the case. However, the condition of this version is a bit better than the one I had. Howell provided some punch to the batting order in the early days of the Jays.
Another example of goalies generally making for better pictures - Denis is the best of the bunch, even with the mismatch in Lightning uni on a Montreal card. Hadn't heard of Matt Koalska so I took the opportunity to look him up. I know why I haven't heard of him. He played in 3 games for the Islanders, and that was his NHL career.
A bunch more football 2008 Upper Deck rookie cards, and here a nice blue Starquest (I like it much better than the black we saw the other day). Also, not that it matters much, I think this is the first ToppsTown insert I've seen come out.
Through 10560 cards:
|- Complete 2003-04 SP Authentic Basketball (90 card pure base)|
|- Complete 2005 Upper Deck Classics (100 card pure base)|
|- 3 Complete 2007-08 UD McDonald's Hockey Checklist Subsets (6 cards)|
|- 1973-74 O-Pee-Chee Hockey #30 Bobby Orr (All-Star)|
|- 2004-05 Upper Deck Legends Classics Platinum #64 Marcel Dionne Platinum 06/10|
|- 2007-08 Topps Base and 1957-58 Variations Basketball #112 Kevin Durant (Rookie)|
|- 2009-10 Topps #321 Stephen Curry (Rookie)|
|Inserts / Var Kept||351||49|
|Doubles Inserts / Var||138||4||146||216|