2010 Bowman Platinum Baseball Bonus Hit

Topps has announced that the upcoming 2010 Bowman Platinum Baseball will include an additional autograph per hobby box than originally solicited.

2010 Bowman Platinum baseballEach hobby box will now include four Autographs (one Autographed Relic and three autographs).  To ensure the bonus autograph, Platinum will have a revised hobby release date of January 7.

The additional hit, which will be in the form of a redemption card, will be inserted as a box loader and will feature 11 new subjects including Braves prospect Freddie Freeman.

The following rookies, which will be revealed once collectors have entered the redemption card’s code online, can be found as Refractor Autographs, Green Refractor Autographs, Blue Refractor Autographs, Red Refractor Autographs, Superfractor Autographs and Printing Plate Autographs:

Freddie Freeman,  Gorkys Hernandez, Graham Hicks, Lonnie Chisenhall, J.D. Martinez, Jarrod Parker, Josh Lindblom,  Chris Archer,  Javier Rodriguez, Mauricio Robles and Kyle Wieland.

See boxes being pre-sold on eBay for an average of about $100.