Bob is a longtime member of the Florida sports media, having served as a reporter and copy editor for more than 30 years. His true sports passion, however, is the history of the various games, exhibited by his in-depth book reviews and hobby of collecting cards and other sports memorabilia. He blogs for TBO.com on both subjects, transferring his work for the Tampa Tribune to the realm of cyberspace.
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Topps adds Darvish, Cespedes to Golden Giveaway
Posted Apr 13, 2012 by Bob D'Angelo
Updated Apr 13, 2012 at 02:17 PM
Fans wondered about it, and Topps said “Y not?”
A pair of players generating a good deal of interest in this young major-league season are Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish and Oakland outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Topps announced that both players’ autograph cards will be added to the Topps Series 1 Golden Giveaway (www.topps.com/golden) on Monday.
The Giveaway allows collectors to enter special code cards found in Topps Series 1 to unlock cards, collect digital coins and win online.
Topps also said it will 25 autographed cards of each player. Contained in this post are two autograph card samples.