Cal Ripken Jr. Joins Upper Deck as Spokesman

Auto Date Wednesday, November 29th, 2006

Cal Ripken Jr. has signed an exclusive trading card and autograph deal with trading card powerhouse Upper Deck.  He will be included in upcoming Upper Deck sets and on packaging.

“I am excited to be part of another great team dedicated to providing collectors with the best quality collectible card items in the marketplace,” said Cal Ripken, Jr., first time eligible Baseball Hall of Fame inductee. “Upper Deck is well-known for being the leader in the collectibles industry, and I know that this is going to be a great relationship.”

Ripken, most known for holding the all-time consecutive records game streak at 2632 games, will most likely be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2007.

[tags]Upper Deck, Cal Ripken Jr.[/tags]

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