Monday, July 25, 2022

Finished Cup:1996 Spx Baseball

New segments are always fun to install into a blog.

It can bring new life to the blog and to the person writing the blog. I have introduced a few this year on Cards Over Coffee and hopefully everyone has enjoyed reading them as much as I have been writing them.

Today's newest segment bounces off from another segment on here, Unfinished Cup.

The difference, one is unfinished sets I am chasing, the other, guess what, I finished a set!

That's exactly what today's post will be about.

*takes a sip*

Some people think that a rollercoaster is the greatest thrill ride you can go on, but I guess those people haven't ever finished a long time set chase before.

As soon as I got this final card for my 1996 Spx baseball base set from @gingersnap4004, I was already on the thrill ride of a lifetime.

Now after twenty-plus years it is finally complete!

Only one thing left, a brag gallery,

And there it is. All 60 cards in the set.

I don't know about you, but I am on an all-time high. 

Like Snoop Dogg level.

Thanks again for the final piece @gingersnap4004. Now onto chasing the parallel, inserts sets and autographs.

Thoughts on my latest segment and this set completion welcomed in comments.

Coffee Card Blogger Out.


  1. That's an awesome set to have put together! Love seeing complete sets :)

  2. Congrats! I like the Dodgers ones I have in my collection.

  3. Congratulations! I can only imagine how good it feels to complete that set after all of these years. It's a gorgeous set.

    1. Yes if feels great. If my focus had been better I would have gotten this done maybe a bit sooner

  4. I remember having a bunch of cards from the hockey version of this set. They do look nice in nine-pocket pages, don't they? Very cool that you finished the baseball set. Congratulations!

    1. This set is better than most inserts today. Congrats on finishing it!

    2. Do you still have those by chance? I am chasing hockey as well lol. Think I am 12 cards away maybe

  5. nicely done "abide"

  6. That's a pretty big accomplishment, congratulations on the feat!


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