2015 Bowman Draft Baseball preview

Bowman Draft Baseball has some brand spanking new features for 2015. They have crafted some new autographs and inserts for one top products for prospect and rookie collectors. Boxes of 2015 Bowman Draft will come with one autograph.

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Leading the wave of new content are Team of Tomorrow Die-Cut inserts. These pair a 2015 draftee with an existing top prospect from the same MLB franchise. On top of the base version there are four levels of numbered parallels: Gold, Orange (#’d to 25, hobby only), Red (#’d to 5) and SuperFractor (#’d 1/1).

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Draft Dividends showcase players that were drafted out of high school, but chose to take the college route. The card highlights the dramatic improvement in draft position the player gained after honing their skills on the collegiate level. These will have signed versions that are numbered, including two levels of parallels: Orange (#’d to 25) and Red (#’d to 5).

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Boxes of Bowman Draft will also contain a Top of the Class Box Topper that are numbered. Box toppers will have Orange Wave parallels numbered to 25 and Red Wave parallels numbered to five. Look for signed Orange parallels that are numbered out of 25 as well.

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Base cards come in paper and chrome versions. Paper base cards have six levels of numbered parallels, including one-of-one metallic border, and printing plates. Chrome base cards have eight levels of parallels, six of which are numbered, plus printing plates.

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MLB draftees in 2015 Bowman Draft will have Chrome autographs with on-card signatures. Autographs have Refractor parallels plus six additional levels of numbered parallels: Purple, Green, Gold, Orange (#’d to 25, hobby only), Red (#’d to 5) and SuperFractor (#’d 1/1).

Prime Pairings are similar to Team of Tomorrow as they pair a draft pick with a current prospect from the same organization. These are signed by both players. Red Refractor parallels are numbered to five.

Panini will once again include signed cards previously collected from All-America high school all-star games. All cards ares signed and have gold-framed one-of-one parallels.

Draft Night insets use images taken at the MLB Draft of the players selected. These have Orange (#’d to 25) and Red (#’d to 5) parallels.

The only memorabilia cards in Bowman Draft are 2015 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game Relics. These feature jersey relics of the Futures Game uniforms. Hobby boxes will have special Orange parallels numbered to 25.

2015 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects Baseball Hobby Box

2015 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects Baseball Hobby Box

Product Features
  • 24 Packs Per Box, 7 Cards Per Pack
  • Each Box contains One Autographed Card!
  • Top of the Class Box Toppers!
  • Find Draft Dividends Insert Cards/Autographs!
  • Look for All-America Game Autograph Cards!
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One Response to 2015 Bowman Draft Baseball preview

  1. steve evans June 16, 2015 at 2:31 am #

    Any word whether draft will go back to including rookie cards,which I feel was a big negative from the 2014 edition.