Old School Hits: 2000 Fleer Showcase Fresh Ink

durazo2Even though 2000 Fleer Showcase is filled with many colorful and oddly-cut inserts, the Fresh Ink inserts contain one of the more simpler (but not bad) designs you’ll ever see. The area surrounding Durazo is filled with silver foil and the card contains a hard-signed and very crisp signature. There are 38 cards altogether in the Fresh Ink set, with all but two being inserted directly into packs. These two cards were available only via a redemption card that had to be submitted before 7/1/01 and featured autographs of then-Marlins (and now Red Sox) pitchers Brad Penny and Josh Beckett. Boxes of 2000 Fleer Showcase can be found online for under $50 and each should yield one of these such autographs.

Posted on February 15, 2009, in Old School Hits and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. I used to have the Brad Penny. I think I got it as the extra in repack box, back in the day when repack boxes didn’t suck. Those were the days… *sigh*

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