Who is this? former Binghamton Mets pitcher Grant Roberts What is this? An autographed card from the 1999 Just Minors set Where'd I get it? From a dealer at the local card show on Sunday How much did it cost? I got it as part of a group of cards for $5
Why is this so special? Grant Roberts was a middle reliever for the New York Mets. From 2000-2004, he appeared in 76 games and posted a 4-4 record with a 4.25 ERA. In the minors, he was a starting pitcher. For the Binghamton Mets in 1999, he was 7-6 with a 4.87 ERA in 23 games.
Roberts' career was plagued by shoulder issues for much of his career. He also had his share of off-field issues.
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