The Box – Blaster Box 2018 Topps Heritage High Number

Bought From – Mejier

Packs Per Box – 8

Cards Per Pack – 9

Price – $21.99

Rookie Cards – Acuna Jr, Meadows, Cozens, Dereck Rodriguez, Yarbrough, Goodrum, Munoz, Ohtani, Musgrave, Hirano, Lauer, Minter, Nottingham, Schultz, Tyler O’Neill, Kingery, Merandy Gonzalez

Inserts – (5)

Rookie Performers (1) – Jordan Hicks

Combo Cards (1) – Rocking Indians

Award Winner (1) – Jose Altuve

Then & Now (1) – Mookie Betts

Chrome (1) – Arodys Vizcaino (753/999)

Auto/Game Used 0

The Box – 2018 Topps Chrome

Bought From – Indy Card Exchange

Packs Per Box – 24

Cards Per Pack – 4

Price – $95.00

Notable Base – Ohtani (RC), Schwarber, Devers (RC), Hoskins (RC), Betts

Inserts – (23)

Refractors (8) – Bauer, Rosario, Doolittle, Minter, Scherzer, Posey, Nelson Cruz, Simmons

XFractor (3) – Alcantara, Andrus, Adam Jones

1983 (4) – Justin Turner, Happ, Dominic Smith, Trout

Future Stars (2) – Benintendi, Zimmer

Black & White (1) – Justin Turner

Freshman Flash (3) – Francisco Mejia, Robles, Gary Sanchez

Green Wave (1) – Trout (91/99)

Superstar Sensations (1) – Trout

Auto/Game Used – (2)

Auto (2) – Paul Blackburn (Refractor RC 232/299), Hunter Wood (RC)

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MJ All-Star Jersey

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True 1/1

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Calvin Murphy

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Mike Hargrove

Luis Tiant

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National News

Panini announced that collectors that purchase a VIP Package will receive a 10-card set of cards. This set will include
NBA Draft Picks #1 pick DeAndre Ayton from the Phoenix Suns, Duke’s Marvin Bagley III of the Sacramento Kings, Luka Doncic with the Dallas Mavs. Baseball will have Ozzie Albies of the Braves, Rhys Hopkins of the Phillies, Rafael Devers from the Red Sox and Shohei Ohtani of the Angels. The last three cards will be NFL players, Cleveland Browns #1 Pick Baker Mayfield, #2 Pick Saquon Barkley of the NY Giants and Sam Darnold of the NY Jets.

Topps will have a taste of home cooking in their VIP card set. The 5 cards will include current and former Cleveland Indian players and will be a flashback to the 1983 Topps regular issue. Featured in the set are Corey Kluber, Francisco Lindor. Bob Feller, Jim Thome, and Omar Vizquel.

 

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The Box – 2017 Topps Heritage High Numbers

Bought From – Mejier

Packs Per Box – 8 Packs

Cards Per Pack – 9 cards

Price – $16.00

Notable Base – Cody Bellinger (RC), Ian Happ (RC),

Inserts – (6)

Combo Cards (1) – Bronx Belters (Sanchez & Judge)

Award Winners (1) – Ben Zobrist

Now & Then (1) –  Ryan Zimmerman

Discs (1) – Clayton Kershaw

Rookie Performers (1) – Orlando Arcia

Chrome (1) – Andrew Toles (346/999 )

Auto/Game Used – None

The Box – 2018 Topps Series 2 Baseball

Bought From – Blowout Cards

Packs Per Box – 36

Cards Per Pack – 10

Price – $66.95

Notable Base – Shohei Ohtani, Bryce Harper, Aaron Judge

Complete Set – 34 cards Short – No Doubles

Inserts – (40)

Black (1) – Victor Martinez (3/67)

Gold (4) – Chris Taylor (587/2018), Scott Schebler (953/2018), Michael Brantley (1650/2018), Derek Detrich (336/2018)

Foil (4) – Vince Velasquez, Patrick Corbin, Mike Mahtook, Matt Olson

’83 (3) – Rafael Devers, Dillon Peters,  Shohei Ohtani,

’83 All-Star (6) – Pedro, Starling Marte, Justin Upton, Yadier Molina, Ozzie Smith, Jose Canseco,

’83 All-Star Black Border (1) – Mariano Rivera (139/299)

Long Ball Legends (4) – Jon Gray, Bryce Harper, Hank Aaron, Albert Pujols

Walk-Offs (2) – Khris Davis, Tommy Pham

Throwback Jerseys (5) – Corey Kluber, Wil Myers, Mike Clevinger, Elvis Andrus, Travis Shaw

Glove work (3) – Addison Russell, Byron Buxton, Chris Taylor

Instant Impact (5) – Victor Robles, Buster Posey, Corey Seager, Ted Williams, Andruw Jones

Home Run Challenge (1) – Cody Bellinger

SP’s – (1) Sonny Gray

The Show 18 cards – (3)

Auto/Game Used – (2) Amir Garrett ’83 Auto, Jack Flaherty Jersey

The Box – 2017-18 Essentials Hanger Box

Bought From – Wal-Mart

Packs Per Box – 1

Cards Per Pack – 25

Price – $9.98

Notable Base – Kevin Durant, LeBron James

Rookie Cards – Lonzo Ball, Daniel Theis, Antonio Blakeney, Caleb Swanigan, Semi Ojeleye

Inserts – (6)

Green Parallels (2) – Joel Embiid, Eric Bledsoe

Legends (2) – Hakeem Olajuwon, Jerry West

Stars (2) – Paul George, Anthony Davis

Auto/Game Used – 0