2014 Topps Stadium Club Baseball marks the return of the name that launched the ‘premium’ brand in sports cards and we now know more about the return of a product that first made its debut back in 1991 and last appeared in 2008. Topps offered a sneak preview at the product on Tuesday, but you won’t find this one at your local Walmart or Target. It’ll be hobby exclusive when it arrives the first week of October.
The base set will consist of 200 cards with each pack containing five of the brand’s signature full-bleed photo cards.
There will be three mini boxes of six packs inside each master box of 2014 Stadium Club. Topps promises an on-card autograph guaranteed in every mini-box so collectors can likely expect three signed cards inside every box at a likely cost of $100-115.
There will be 12 boxes per case.
Base Parallel Cards – 1 Per Mini-Box
Rainbow Foil – 1 per Mini-Box
Gold Foil – 1 per Master Box
Electric Foil – 1:3 Mini Boxes
Foilboard – Sequentially numbered to 25
Members only – 1 per case
• Gold Foil Parallel – 1 per hobby case
Legends Die Cuts – 10 retired legends on die-cut cards. 1:3 mini boxes
Future Stars Die Cuts –10 up-and-comers on die-cut cards. 1:3 mini boxes
• Gold Foil Parallel – sequentially numbered to 25
Field access – 25 never-before-seen photos. 1 per mini box
• Rainbow Foil Parallel – sequentially numbered to 99
Triumverates will feature 30 stars in ten groups of three interlocking die-cut cards with three versions of each :
• luminous – 1:3 mini boxes
• luminescent – 1:4 master boxes
• illuminator – 1 per case
• Rainbow Foil – sequentially numbered to 50
• Gold Foil – sequentially numbered to 25
• Electric Foil – numbered 1/1
• Gold Foil Parallel – sequentially numbered to 10
• Electric Foil Parallel – numbered 1/1
Beam Team autographs – 15 subjects from the insert set will sign an autograph version. Sequentially numbered to 5.
1991 Autographed Buybacks – 10 classic cards will be acquired, and signed by the original stars, with a special foil stamp. Sequentially numbered to 5.
In the meantime, you can check out past Stadium Club cards on eBay here.