We have just received pre-order information and details on one of the high-end premium MLB releases for next season – 2019 Topps Tribute Baseball. Paying tribute to MLB stars past, present, and future, every pack contains either an auto or memorabilia card with boxes averaging 3 of each in total. Let’s take a look at this hobby shop exclusive release!
2019 Topps Tribute Baseball features a premium base set with a limited print run. Parallels include Green (#/99), Purple (#/50), Red (#/10) and Black (1 of 1) versions. The 2019 rookie class will average two per case with 10 players in total. Topps is also paying ‘tribute’ to the famed 1951 set next year with special framed buyback cards, each numbered to just 5!
The hits start off with Tribute Autographs along with Blue (#/150), Green (#/99), Purple (#/50), Orange (#/25), Red (#/10), Black (1 of 1) and Printing Plate (1 of 1) versions. Topps will be adding in some new hard-signed inserts by way of Tribute to Enshrinement Autographs (#/99 or less) and Tribute to the Postseason Autographs (#/99 or less). The 1 of 1 Tribute Career Achievement Award Autograph for Hank Aaron is also new for 2019.
More signatures can be found in Iconic Perspectives Autographs (#/99 or less) for current stars and legends and League Inauguration Autographs (#/75 or less) for rookies. These cards also can be found in limited Orange (#/25), Red (#/10) and Black (1 of 1) parallels. For booklet fans there is the dual-player Tribute Tandom Book cards!
In addition to three autographs, collectors can also look for three game-used memorabilia cards per box. The specific breakdown for 2019 Topps Tribute Baseball should be one Stamp of Approval Memorabilia card (MLB Authenticated), one Dual Relic and one Tribute Triple Relic. All cards are numbered and again offer Green (#/99), Purple (#/50), Orange (#/25), Red (#/10) and Black (1 of 1) parallels.
Veterans of the diamond can also be found in the Autograph Patches (#/50) set which has Red (#/10) and Black (1 of 1) parallels. Autograph Prime Patch versions will come with a jumbo piece!
2019 Topps Tribute Baseball is poised to steel the minds of collectors this Winter when it releases in February. An early Spring Training release to wet the appetite for the new season! Lock in your presell price today – boxes (6 packs per box) and cases (6 boxes per case) are now up for order on our website! Tribute Baseball is scheduled to make its first pitch for 2019 on Wednesday, February 20th.