Tuesday, August 4, 2009


Well, I guess it's up and running. Welcome to Hey, That's Mine! I'm just getting reacquainted with collecting thanks to my two sons who are at that age now (9 & 13) where they enjoy the hobby. I haven't collected anything since high school and most of what I had as a kid is now gone. I have a small collection left after giving away the majority when I didn't think I would ever collect again. I guess that's what kids will do for you, remind us of all the things we don't do anymore, but wish we still did. So I am. My 9 yr old and I have been checking out card collecting blogs and he decided we should have one of our own and so here it is! I don't know how often I'll be updating since this is all new to us, but I plan to cover baseball & football and who know what else. We are pretty small time collectors here, like I said just getting restarted. We won't be having any box breaks anytime soon due to cost, but hopefully we'll at least make a few new friends and be able to make trades from time to time. In fact, we've already made a new friend in Tunguska over at http://longflyball.blogspot.com/. I'll make a new post about that in a bit. Anyway, I chose the name Hey, That's Mine! because we hear that a lot in our house when cards end up in the wrong hands, just as they did when I was a kid and my brother and I tried to keep our collections separate. Even now, Nobie and I squabble over which Ichiro cards belong in his binder and which ones belong in mine. Oh well, he'll get them all someday anyway! Later.


  1. Hey nice blog! I'm definitely reading! Thanks for subscribing too!

  2. welcome to the blogs bud.

    have fun!

  3. Your site has now been added to the Sports Card Blogroll.


    JayBee Anama

  4. I'll be reading? Its always fun to get back into collecting. What/who do you collect, just so I know??

  5. Texas Rangers, Dallas Cowboys, Kurt Suzuki, Ichiro, Pujols, Elway, Payton. There's a more extensive list to the right under my profile, including what my boys like. Thanks for reading.