2008 SP Legendary Cuts #58 Roy Oswalt
How/When acquired: I paid $0.50 at one of the very few Houston card shops in October 2009.
1991 Upper Deck #537 Pat Combs
How/When acquired: No clue.
2003 Bowman Chrome #237 Edwin Jackson
How/When acquired: Paid $0.98/card for several packs of Bowman Chrome in August 2003.
2011 Bowman Chrome Refractor #31 Shin-Soo Choo
Comments on the card/player: Choo was the MVP and best pitcher of the 2000 Junior Baseball World Championship won by his South Korean team. The Mariners signed him to a $1.35MM contract and turned him into an outfielder.
How/When acquired: Paid $1.00/card for 1 blaster box of Bowman Chrome in November 2011.
2011 Tri-Star Obak #86 Jonathan Singleton
Comments on the card/player: One of several minor league players the Phillies traded to the Astros in 2011 for Hunter Pence. Singleton made is major league debut with the Astros this season. In 60 games he's batting 0.193. The Astros must think highly of this guy since they have him signed through 2021.
How/When acquired: Paid $1.60/card for 5 Phillies cards in September 2011.
2014 Topps Allen & Ginter Natural Wonders #5 Door To Hell
Comments on the card/player: A natural gas fire that's been burning since 1971! Why is there someone standing right next to it?
How/When acquired: Paid $0.50/card for 2 blasters and 3 rack-packs in July 2014.
2010 Topps #89 J. A. Happ
Comments on the card/player: 2010, the year that Topps made a radical change to the All-Star Rookie cup, but only on the base set.
How/When acquired: Paid $0.24 per card for 2 blasters in January 2010.
1990 Score #126 Tim Belcher
How/When acquired: The only boxed set I ever bought when new. I don't remember what I paid for it however.
1989 Donruss #227 Mark Langston
How/When acquired: Acquired in a repack in 2007. There are always 1989 Donruss cards in repacks.
1995 Collector's Choice Silver #365 Lenny Dykstra
How/When acquired: Paid $0.60/card for 16-card Phillies set on eBay in October 2010.