The Topps Compnay announced some exciting news regarding baseball trading cards. They announced an exclusive autograph deal with Yasiel Puig!
Here is the official release from Topps:
Yasiel Puig agrees to exclusive autograph trading card agreement with The Topps Company
Topps is proud to announce its one-year exclusive autograph trading card agreement with Los Angeles Dodgers® star outfielder, Yasiel Puig. The 23 year old Cuban stalwart has amassed 30 HR’s to go along with an impressive slash line of .318/.399/.533 through the first 174 games in his young career. He joins fellow young NL All-Star, Bryce Harper, as an exclusive signer with The Topps Company.
When asked about what this agreement meant to him, Puig stated that “joining the Topps family is yet another dream come true for me. It’s exciting to be pictured on a baseball card and to be part of such a long-standing American tradition.”
Yasiel Puig has rapidly grown into one of the most popular figures in Major League Baseball, evidenced by his league-lead in All-Star votes. He’s also become one of the most sought after names in the baseball trading-card community. Collectors can now look no further than the Topps brand in order to collect Puig cards, autographs, and memorabilia.