A part of the annual release schedule since its 2006 debut, Topps Allen & Ginter will return this summer with the 2019 edition arriving on July 17. A nod to the 19th century cards of the same name, Ginter is part baseball, part history and part entertainment. There are usually a few surprises on the checklist as well. 2019 Topps Allen & Ginter Basics and Base … [Read more...] about 2019 Topps Allen & Ginter Preview
2018 Topps Allen Ginter
I'm writing this around 9 AM the morning after 2018 Topps National Baseball Card Day and I'm feeling like I did when I first went to Las Vegas right when I turned 21. I'm half-dazed, way more tired than usual and sitting here with a "did that just happen" feel. Thanks to Topps offering posters to hype NBCD with Series 2 cases, more promotional … [Read more...] about What’s Hot: National Baseball Card Day Packs ‘Em in…and The Top 5 List
Topps released its latest online-only product Wednesday with the launch of 2018 Ginter X baseball. It’s a new issue meant to celebrate the brand’s 10th anniversary. The cards will have a “10th Anniversary Issue” stamp but X is being produced on what Topps calls “sleek, black stock.” Basically, X puts the standard A&G set on a dark background but with a few other … [Read more...] about 2018 Ginter X Baseball Arrives as Online Only Product
Like super high-end? Prefer a cheap rip? Like baseball? Prefer hockey? Think football is where it's at? Missing hoops? You're covered. After a relatively quiet couple of weeks, the market gains several wide ranging new sports card products as July unfolds. Courtesy of Maine Sports Cards, here's a look at some upcoming new … [Read more...] about Upcoming Sports Card Releases: 7/6/18 – 7/24/18
Topps first introduced Allen & Ginter in 2006 during a wave of product releases inspired by vintage sets. The Allen & Ginter sets were originally produced in 1888 (N28) and 1889 (N29) and featured early Hall of Famers such as Cap Anson an Buck Ewing. While other modern sets featuring retro designs lasted only one or two issues, Allen & Ginter has stood the test of … [Read more...] about 2018 Topps Allen and Ginter Preview, Checklist, More
2018 Topps Series 1 baseball packs come with a contest. Inside random packs are game cards for the company’s Home Run Challenge promotion, one that offers exclusive cards as prizes along with a chance to go to the 2019 Home Run Derby during All-Star week. The scratch-off player cards are found inside random packs. You can log into your account at Topps.com and … [Read more...] about 2018 Topps Home Run Challenge: To Scratch or Not to Scratch?