Pete Rose Rookie Card
Its not technically his rookie card but its worth discussing since the image of the all star rookie cup in the lower right may cause confusion.
Pete rose rookie card. Loaded with stars and hall of famers including nolan ryan eddie murray paul molitor pete rose johnny bench tom seaver mike schmidt george brett thurman munson roger maris ty cobb hank aaron and many others. Today it would likely bring at least 200000. Those players received a trophy symbol on their card the following year as a result. Topps continued that tradition off and on from that year on.
This 1963 style pete rose cincinnati reds custom baseball art card is a beautiful rendition over the original rookie displaying only pete roses head shot. 537 1963 topps 537 rookie stars pete roseal weisken mcmullenpedro gonzalez cincinnati reds baseball card psa 1 poor reds. In 1960 topps selected an all star rookie team to honor the best rookies of the 1959 season. Cards graded 8 will run 4000 4500 while nm 7s fetch 1600 to 2000.
In mint condition this card can be worth over 9000 making it quite the find for any baseball fan. Players include pete rose nolan ryan and tom seaver. 1964 pete rose rookie card. At that time he was playing 2nd base for the reds.
Youll probably step down to a 5 to get one for under 1000. If value is your primary measuring point roses 1963 topps rookie card is his best card. With the centering and print quality issues that were common back then its hard to find one in near mint and better condition. In 2012 a psa 10 sold for 157366.
The 1963 topps pete rose rookie card with a grade ex mint sells between 900 and 1400 depending on the seller and number available. A pete rose rookie card is relatively hard to find and expensive. 1963 topps pete rose ken mcmullen pedro gonzalez al weis rc 537. The all star rookie trophy is placed as a badge overtop the photo.
While 1963 topps is a popular set with vintage collectors the value of the pete rose rookie card accounts for about a third of the sets value. 1979 topps baseball complete near mint to mint 726 card hand collated set featuring ozzie smiths rookie card. List analysis buying guide and images of the 10 most valuable baseball rookie cards from the 1960s. Find great deals on ebay for pete rose rookie card and nolan ryan rookie card.