I recently made a trade with a guy for a few Bowman Draft singles. Nothing real exciting, just a couple of cards from my wantlist and a refractor of one of Boston's draft picks.
2. Roger Clemens. The Rocket was the 19th pick in the 1983 Draft. None of the previous 18 picks came close to the career Clemens had. Of course Clemens is one of the greatest pitchers of all time. Boston was lucky Clemens fell to them.
3. Mike Shawaryn. Boston's fifth round pick from the 2016 Draft fell in the draft due to a loss in velocity, but he was very successful in his first stint as a professional, going 0-1 with a 2.87 ERA with 22 strikeouts versus seven walks in 15.2 innings.
I was a little surprised when I opened up the package with those three cards in it to find one of these:
These are the Upper Deck Fan Paks issued by the company for the Red Sox and Yankees with slightly modified versions of Upper Deck brand cards. I had a lot of these already, but out of the 25 cards, I did get these seven new ones: