Rare Atlantic League team card sets for sale

I received an email from Brad Spivack who is selling a massive collection of Atlantic League/Independent team card sets. Many of these sets are extremely rare, and can't be found anywhere. (I ordered two Long Island Ducks from him the other day).

He's selling these sets on ebay, as well as off of it. Sets are $11.50 plus $4.50 protected shipping. He's also offered a discount if you purchase multiple sets. 

Here are some the sets he has available for sale

Bridgeport Bluefish: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008
Camden Riversharks: 2002, 2003, 2007, 2009
York Revolution: 2007, 2009, 2011
Southern Maryland Blue Crabs: 2008, 2009
Somerset Patriots: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011
Lancaster Barnstormers: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011

Here's the email he sent me.


I really dont have a company name. Ebay has introduced me to so many people since I joined in 1998, I am eternally grateful. One such fellow-maybe 5 years ago-had an independent league set auction on ebay. I emailed him like you did me and it turns out he had probably the most extensive independent league collection ever assembled. He called every ball club at the end of each season (beginning in 1993, when Indy ball began) and bought their card set if they produced one. He did this through 2007. He said he wanted to sell the entire colllection in one transaction. There were maybe 500 Indy league sets, including the Atlantic City Surf set run. I listed them on ebay over the last 6 weeks and the last one sold about 1 week before you contacted me. I'll probably never see those again. You can pull them up under expired auctions, if you care.

Anyway, I held them for 5 years and now I could use some money so I am selling them and offering buyers a great price if they act quickly. There are no backups and once they are gone, they are gone. I probably have 200 which I will list on ebay, basically all starting at $11.50 and some lower. They have given me hours of rare fun. Some sets are autographed by the players-Pensacola, Chillicothe and one other. I am the first person to touch them. Every set is in factory condition. The cards are gradeable-that's how perfect they are. Many of these teams and leagues were one year wonders. Very cool. Irreplaceable.

Listing the sets has introduced me to a lot of people around the U.S. and Canada who I would have never met. Yourself included.  

Please feel free to use/pass along my email address:  dognasuds@gmail.com  for any reason. It has been fun looking at and breaking up this rare collection. Placing the sets in the hands of true Independent League collectors who appreciate how rare they really are is gratifying. I expect the last set will be sold during the 2012 season. Just waiting for baseball collectors to return once the season begins.

Feel free to drop me an email when your sets arrive.


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