Well, Topps did it to me. They didn't have the card that I got for a redemption, so they sent me a card with a commensurate value. Hmmm, does it really? Some cards, while they might be the same "value," have more or less emotional value. Wouldn't you rather have an auto of a star than a superfractor auto relic DNA card of the assistant left field ball girl?
Here is what I got in the mail yesterday:
And here is what I got instead:
What do you think? Is this fair compensation? If I offered this Pawelek card as a trade for a Koby Clemens auto, would you take it?