Reed Kasaoka is the head buyer of the Sports Division at Dave & Adam's. His primary responsibility is traveling all over the country, buying private collections out of people’s closets, bedrooms, attics, basements, garages, and storage units, as well as complete inventories of show dealers, shop owners, autograph dealers, and distributors. Reed comes up with some amazing finds – rarely seen unopened boxes, quality graded cards, certified autographed memorabilia, and much more.
We have tagged all of his acquisitions as a Reed Buy so you’ll know where to look first for all of his deals. Almost every item is “one-of-a-kind” – so when you see something interesting, don’t hesitate, because there are likely many other collectors who are thinking the exact same thing!
6 Autographs, 4 numbered die-cut parallels and 1 USA Baseball Game Jersey card per box!
Look for Carlos Correa Autographs!
Find signatures from the hottest 2014 big-league prospects including international phenom, Rusney Castillo, Carlos Rodon, Tyler Kolek, Alex Jackson, Aaron Nola, Michael Conforto, Kyle Schwarber, Kyle Freeland, Trea Turner, Brandon Finnegan, Derek Hill, Dalton Pompey, Jorge Soler, Gilbert Lara and Luis Severino.
Look for each box of Elite Extra Edition Baseball to boast at least 6 Autographs and one USA Baseball Game Jersey.
Autograph hot boxes make their triumphant return in 2014. Land a box yielding an autograph in every other pack, on average!
Track down dual auto cards in the form of Elite Status Dual Autos and Passing the Torch Signatures, featuring combinations like Jose Abreu/Rusney Castillo, Gary Sheffield/Justus Sheffield, Kyle Zimmer/Bradley Zimmer, Trea Turner/Carlos Rodon, Nick Howard/Derek Fisher, Luis Severino/Jose Pujols.
The hobby's first Jose Abreu Cuban National Team Memorabilia Card in Throwback Threads!
Key Rookies: George Springer, Jose Abreu, Xander Bogaerts, Masahiro Tanaka, Billy Hamilton, Nick Castellanos, Yordano Vetura, Travis D'Arnaud, James Paxton.
PURPLE STATUS DIE-CUT PROSPECT SIGNATURES
Find this year's highly touted prospects signing on-card on your favorite Elite designs with a new color to chase in the Purple Status Die-Cut Prospect Signatures (#'d/75)!
BLUE STATUS DIE-CUT BASE SIGNATURES
Find a bevy of International prospects with ink in 2014 Elite Extra Edition. Chase players like Dalton Pompey, Raisel Iglesias, Gilbert Lara, Jhoandro Alfaro, Dariel Alvarez, Jose Pujols, Dermis Garcia, Nelson Gomez, Adrian Rondon, Victor Arano, Dalier Hinojosa, Joey Pankake and Luis Severino.
ELITE EXPECTATIONS SIGNATURES
Find players who look to surpass expectations at the Elite level in Elite Expectations Signatures featuring Rusney Castillo, Aaron Nola, Bradley Zimmer, Michael Chavis, Kyle Freeland, Michael Conforto, Max Pentecost, Tyler Kolek, Kyle Schwarber and more, #'d/25!
PASSING THE TORCH SIGNATURES
A legend returns to 2014 Elite Extra Edition with Passing the Torch Signatures. Find fascinating dual, signed cards with player combinations like Jorge Alfaro/Jhoandro Alfaro, Kyle Zimmer/Bradley Zimmer, or Gary Sheffield/Justus Sheffield!
ELITE STATUS DUAL AUTOS
Hunt your favorite college, pro, or international team player combinations in the Elite Status Dual Autos debut. Such combinations include: Trea Turner/Carlos Rodon, Tyler Beede/Nick Howard, Derek Fisher/A.J. Reed, Nick Howard/Derek Fisher and Jose Abreu/Rusney Castillo!
HISTORIC PICKS SIGNATURES
Step into the past and add one of the games greatest all-time draft selections to your baseball collection with players like Ken Grifffey Jr., Chipper Jones, Mike Piazza, Tom Seaver, Jorge Posada, and John Smoltz (#'d/5)!
BACK TO THE FUTURE SIGNATURES
Travel back to 2013 when top draft pick Kris Bryant took the stage. Bryant has been nothing less than spectacular in his brief minor league career. Find other sure-fire big leaguers in Back to the Future Signatures like Byron Buxton, Kyle Zimmer, Jon Gray, Miguel Sano, Javier Baez and Carlos Correa.
THROWBACK THREADS PRIME
2014 Elite Extra Edition offers the chance to pull a truly special and elusive card. Land a Throwback Threads Jose Abreu card featuring game worn material from his days as a player with the Cuban National Team.
20 packs per box,
5 cards per pack