Two of the three top 2015 MLB draft picks are getting their first baseball card.
Topps has named top overall pick Dansby Swanson and No. 3 pick Brendan Rodgers as the Mystery Base Cards redemptions for 2015 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball. Swanson will be Mystery Redemption No. 1 and Rodgers will be Mystery Redemption No 2.
Swanson was the first overall pick in the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft. The Arizona Diamondbacks selected the shortstop out of Vanderbilt. He played at Single-A Hillsboro this season, and in 22 games, he hit .289 with a .394 on-base percentage and .876 OPS. He had one home run, three triples and seven doubles.
The Colorado Rockies selected Rodgers with the third overall pick. The shortstop hit .273 in 37 games in rookie level. He had a .340 on-base percentage, .420 slugging, .759 OPS with two doubles, three home runs and three triples.
Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball includes minor league players on the 1966 Topps design. It’s available at local shops and online here.