If you haven’t yet heard this rumor, let’s go ahead and see if we can get one started and take it viral: Upon seeing the first game-worn memorabilia Rookie Cards coming in 2013 America’s Pastime Baseball, Panini America officials contemplated changing the name of the product to America’s Patchtime. Again, that’s not necessarily true, but after feasting your eyes on the preview gallery that follows, you’ll understand why the thought crossed our mind.
Earlier this week we began receiving the first batch of just-completed memorabilia cards for America’s Pastime from the company’s production facility across town. Once they arrived here, the sets that require on-card autographs were expeditiously counted, cataloged and QC’d before being carefully prepared for shipment to the respective players on them for signing.
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