Found January 25, 2012 on Mets360.com:
PLAYERS: Lucas Duda
TEAMS: New York Mets
2011 TOPPS HERITAGE MINOR LEAGUE MATT HARVEY I know I shouldn’t lead with the doom and gloom, but let me just get it out of the way: baseball cards are a dying art. Card collecting is now largely a pastime pursuit of the middle aged (see: yours truly), who thumb through their cardboard stacks while all around them physical media wither and turn to dust. And as with many terminal scenarios, the death throes of baseball cards are attended by much nostalgic self-reference… Topps began creating annual Heritage sets back in 2001. That year, they produced a simulacrum of their iconic 1952 set, utilizing a roster of current players. While they did not print the cards in the larger-scale 1952 format, they did make every effort to replicate the 1952 experience. The cardboard stock was uncoated and rough, and low-numbered cards were printed with either black or red text backs, as was the case in the first series of the original 1952 issue. High-numbered cards were short printed, in homage...
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