I caved and decided that I really wanted this card - and I wanted it NOW. I am fully aware that Topps is probably going to make cards with this exact photo twice a year for the next twenty years, but hey, sometimes it is fun to ride the hype wave.
Colon is a national treasure. I know the Twins aren't getting a Topps Now card anytime soon, so this was a fun thing to do. I (almost) feel bad for the Cubs and Mets and Red Sox fans that have so many of these cards to try to collect, but I then I remember that the Twins have only won 11 games this year and I feel bad about that instead. The best chance the Twins have had to get one of these was when the Target Field ball boy dove for a line drive a week ago and made a leaping catch: