Parallel Project

My 2013 Parallel Project updated Dec. 14, 2020

This is an attempt to put together a set of 2013 Topps using each parallel color, one color per slot on the binder page.

Series 1

Bold = sold out on COMC

Blue Wal•Mart       (groups of cards) = need any 1 from the group;  pending

51 (Broxton), 91 (Aceves), (120 Ian Desmond or 125 Cardinals Wild Card/Holliday); 189 (NL Avg Leaders), 305 (S. Miller)

Emerald

83 (Ruf), 309 (E. Chavez)  296 (Didi Gregorius RC)

Purple Toys-R-Us

13 (Lawrie),  85 (Doolittle),  142 (Cingrani), (209 DeJesus or 216 Willingham), 304 (Drabek), 331 (Reyes)

Red Target

(140 Wade Davis or 145 Anthony Bass);

Gold

16 (Ethier),  (140 Wade Davis or 145 Anthony Bass); 189 (NL Avg Leaders),  231 (M. Mesa), (256 Mike Minor or 257 Fister)

Blue Sparkle (aka "silver slate" wrapper redemption; not the /10 versions)

(120 Ian Desmond or 125 Cardinals Wild Card/Holliday); 157 (C. Capps), 193 (Matt Carpenter)


Sapphire, Pink, Black, Camo, Orange

I will need 2 or sometimes more from that group on each page   

(13 Lawrie or 16 Ethier) - Pink;

(25 Teixira or 27 Fielder) - orange or pink both upgrade only

65 (J.P. Howell - Orange); upgrade only, or purple Rasmus + pink J.P. Howell

85 (Sean Doolittle RC - Black); upgrade only

(92 Clint Barmes or 98 Gaby Sanchez - Orange);

103 (Longoria - Orange preferred or Black);

131 (Ian Kennedy - Camo), 134 (Arrieta - Black);

149 (Gallardo - Orange)  OR  (154 Romo - Black);

(182 Randy Choate or 183 Drew Hutchison or 184 Geovany Soto - Pink);

(209 David DeJesus or 212 Eric Chavez or 214 Granderson or 216 Willingham - Pink); DeJesus black OK

(218 Zobrist or 219 Josh Beckett or 220 Dotel or 222 Jason Heyward or 223 Yonder Alonso or 225 Venable or 226 Derek Lowe - Platinum, Plate, Silver Slate, Black, Pink, Camo, Orange, Chrome?);

234 (A.J. Burnett - Black); upgrade only

(237 Brandon Lyon or 239 Ramon Santiago - Pink)  AND  244 (Luetge - Camo);

(256 Mike Minor or 257 Doug Fister - Orange); Minor best

(286 Profar - Pink); upgrade only

(290 Layne or 295 Brandon League - Orange);

(303 A-Rod CL or 304 Drabek or 306 Jerry Hairston - Orange);

(318 Kuroda or 320 Michael Young or 322 Alex Gonzalez 
or 324 Maybin - Pink);

(329 Rafael Soriano or 330 Rayburn or 331 Reyes - Black);  OR  331 (Jose Reyes - Purple)


Platinum: 219 Beckett or 220 Dotel or 222 Heyward or 223 Alonso or 225 Venable or 226 D. Lowe

or Printing Plate or Silver Slate /10 framed versions

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Series 2 Needs  (groups of cards) = need any 1 from the group; pending

Opening Day Blue #204 Jay Bruce = #450 S2
Opening Day Blue #42 Jon Lester = #541 S2

Blue Wal•Mart

367 (Ruiz), 382 (J Bradley Jr. RC), 407 (Pierre), 447 (Jacob Turner), 509 (Lynn), 532 (Helton), 553 (Rutledge), 582 (Simmons), 587 (M. Cain), 608 (Nolasco), 618 (Uehara) maybe Emerald to make a no WalMart page, 649 (Hanigan)

Emerald

333 (Casilla), 382 (J Bradley Jr. RC), 463 (Hammel), 511 (Brantly), 523 (W. Rodriguez),??? 585 (Bailey), 624 (Ruggiano), 646 (Aumont). 654 (B. Barnes)

Purple Toys-R-Us

334 (Derek Norris), (383 M. Harrison best or 387 Segura); 418 (Gattis RC), (436 Andrus or 440 Kinsler or 441 Bautista); (444 Walden or 448 Hudson CL or 451 Florimon least best); 464 (L. Jimenez) upgrade, (475 G. Jones or 476 Buck), (480 Berkman or 482 Bonifacio); 540 (Bourn Def. POY), 636 De Vries, (643 Garza or 648 Straily), 656 (Diamond)

Red Target

335 (Herrmann),  575 (Morneau), (623 Ogando or 627 Price Cy Young);

Gold

366 (E. Santana), 499 (B. Butler), 509 (Boesch), 531 (Gentry),  521 (Scribner), 572 (Lorenzo Cain), 581 (Simmons), 605 (A. Ramirez), (623 Ogando or 627 Price Cy Young);

Blue Sparkle (aka "silver slate" wrapper redemption)

332 (Cole Hamels), 337 (Iannetta) upgrade, 463 (Hammel) upgrade, 513 (McAllister), 545 (Presley), (555 Hanrahan or 559 Snider); (569 Ludwick or 570 Mesoraco or 577 M. Harvey - pick best);


Sapphire, Pink, Black, Camo, Orange   

(340 Gutierrez or 343 Avila - Pink) replace dinged pink 340

(344 Medlen or 346 Hicks RC or 347 B. Anderson or 348 Gomes or 349 Frieri or 351 A. Cabrera - Orange) OR (345 Mejia or 346 Hicks RC or 347 B. Anderson - Pink) OR (345 Mejia or 348 Gomes or 349 Frieri or 351 A. Cabrera - Sapphire);

(353 Norris or 356 Dobbs or 358 H. Alvarez or 359 Sabathia CL - Pink or Sapphire) OR (361 Kratz - Sapphire);

383 (M. Harrison) - Black; if no purple

392 (Kohler) - Black OR (392 Kohler or 393 A. Torres or 394 U. Jimenez or 396 Chapman or 397 Aviles - Sapphire) OR (391 Wood or 394 U. Jimenez or 396 Chapman or 397 Aviles - Orange));

(417 Forsythe or 418 Gattis RC or 419 Moore or 420 Porcello - Pink AND Orange);

(428 McPherson or 433 Werner - Pink);

435 (Maurer - Black) best, AND (436 Andrus or 438 Grandal or 440 Kinsler or 441 Bautista - Orange);

(444 Walden or 448 Hudson CL - Orange);

457 (Schierholtz) - Pink

(479 K. Johnson or 480 Berkman or 482 Bonifacio - Pink);

??? (492 J. Molina or 495 Benoit - Orange);

(497 Myers or 498 Prado or 502 Corbin or 503 Buchholz or 504 Bourn - Orange OR Black) OR (498 Prado or 502 Corbin - Camo);

523 (W. Rodriguez) - Sapphire upgrade

526 (Flowers) - Black AND (525 Arencibia or 531 Gentry - Orange); both upgrades

540 (Bourn Def. POY) - Orange

544 (Chatwood) - Black key upgrade for a Black Rockies card

(552 Cervelli or 556 Hundley or 558 David Murphy - Black);

(565 Torii Hunter or 567 A. Soriano CL (Pink) or 568 Lombardozzi best  - any of 3 Orange) OR (564 Peguero or 566 C.J. Wilson or 568 Lombardozzi - Sapphire); run new 1 black/team check here

(572 L. Cain or 573 I. Stewart or 575 Morneau - Black);

(596 Dozier or 605 A. Sanchez - Orange or Black); Orange better overall, Dozier better Black

(615 Ellis or 617 Rodney or 619 C. Gomez - Black) Gomez best;  work out black/team here

(634 Smyly or 635 Gyorko or 636 De Vries or 638 Cashner - Black AND Orange);

(642 A. Jackson or 643 Garza or 645 L. Cruz - Pink);

(652 Lucroy or 653 Headley or 656 Diamond - Orange) OR 656 (Diamond) - Black

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Update Set - this one will be tough, with no Purple, Blue Sparkle, or Factory Set Orange Available

Wal-Mart Blue: US1 (Harvey AS), US196 (Pena), US220 (Zack Wheeler), US247 (Wells)

Emerald: US9 (Cody Allen), US12 (Brandon Phillips AS), US65 (Roberts), US75 (Wigginton), US153 (Francouer), US163 (Davis AS), US177 (Ortiz CL), US185 (Nava), US213 (M. Adams), US230 (Kazmir), US249 (Bumgarner AS), (US253 Miller RD or US257 Shaw), US263 (Austin Romine), US329 (Urrutia)

Gold: US10 (Youkilis), US28 (P. Alvarez AS), US77 (Herrera), US88 (Tulowitzki AS), US109 (Jose Dominguez), US165 (Pierzynski), US184 (Navaro), (US251 Harang or US252 Claiborne),  US330 (Puig RD)

Target Red: US46 (Puig CL), US56 (Fujikawa), US70 (Mauer AS), US96 (DeRosa), US172 (Parker), US205 Fielder AS

I will need one /25 Sapphire per binder page. For that one I will set up a list in advance, based on team color and likely price. Basically, I don't want the ones from a team with a blue logo:

Sapphire Want List:

(US238 Young Jr. or US 239 Masterson or US242 Delmon Young)

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I will also need 1 Black, Camo, and Pink card from each group of 9:

* = Sapphire not done yet

US14 (Saunders - Black) upgrade, then need Soria red

(US19 Hellweg or US21 Junior Lake or US26 Myers RD - Black);

US31 (Encarnacion AS - Pink);

Camo Upgrade: US37 Camo > need US38, US39 Sapphire

US76 (Oswald - Camo)

(US105 M. Carpenter AS or US106 Kluber RC or US108 Bailey - Camo);

(US119 Hernandez AS - Camo);

US176 (Lindstrom - Black) & (US172 Parker or US173 R. Johnson or US175 Carlos Martinez or US177 Ortiz CL or US179 Joe Smith - Camo);

(US202 Cespedes CL or US204 Pelfrey or US205 Fielder AS - Camo);

(US228 Moore or US231 Feldman or US232 Albuquerque or US234 Profar RD -  Camo); have 2 pinks, Moore & Feldman already so either can be camo

*(US235 Iglesias or US237 M. Rivera CL or US238 Young Jr. or US239 Masterson or US242 Delmon Young - Camo);

(US272 Thole or US276 Torii Hunter AS or US278 Jose Alvarez - Camo); Torii easiest

US277 (Sonny Gray - Camo)

(US280 Lannan or US285 Ortiz AS or US286 ChapmanAS - Camo);

US299 (Ian Kennedy - Camo)

(US319 Jordan Schafer or US324 Colabello - Camo);

US328 (Sogard - Pink)

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Upgrade Possibility Long-Term

Platinum CAN NOT USE - US109-US117, US181-US189, US199-US207, US226-US234

Silk Replace via Printing Plate/Sapphire: US25 (Wade Davis), US32 (Hechevarria), US65 (Ryan Roberts), US236 (Marcum)

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Update Series Silk Collection Need:


Mitchell Boggs
Mat Gamel
Quintin Berry

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3 comments:

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  2. Can you use any of these, I'm a little confused by your project.

    2013 OPENING DAY BLUE SPARKLE (#/2013): 23(MORRISON,L) 71(MARTINEZ,V) 76(JONES, ADAM) 112(UTLEY) 113(GONZALEZ,C)
    TOPPS EMERALD: 77(MOSELEY) 101(SHAW) 106(STUBBS) 159(PAULINO) 214(GRANDERSON) 244(LUETGE) 248(LEWIS,C)
    600(RIVERA,M)
    TOPPS GOLD(#/2013): 303(RODRIGUEZ,A) 359(SABATHIA) 363(SANTOS,S) 374(CABRERA, MVP) 388(TURNER,J) 402(WILHELMSEN) 436(ANDRUS)
    440(KINSLER) 457(SCHIERHOLTZ) 474(OMOGROSSO) 521(SCRIBNER) 526(FLOWERS) 570(MESORACO)
    587(CAIN)

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  3. i've got a walmart blue 2013 broxton and target red 2013 sabathia for trade. gcrlATcomcastDOTnet

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