What Baseball Cards Are Valuable
While some of the cards listed below have long seen their glory days wither away and their values evaporate along with it they still hold their place in hobby history.
What baseball cards are valuable. A baseball cards worth however is contingent on many factors including the condition of the card its age and how rare it is. Heres a look at the industrys history what makes a card valuable and just a smattering of the baseball cards that could net you a pretty penny if you happen to have them sitting in an old dusty box somewhere. Vintage cards can be worth a lot of money so correct research is essential. Sure the massive print runs during the late 80s and early 90s killed the value of most post 1980s cards.
Baseball cards that are ungraded make it more difficult for buyers and sellers to agree on a fair price based on the supposed condition. Closets crawl spaces and attics across the country are full of cards from every erafrom the days. It is important to know what a baseball card is worth before selling or keeping it. In the beginning of the baseball card boom demand wasnt much of a problem.
Heck there were millions of boys and girls of all ages who decided we had to have one of everything. Baseball and football cards from 1970 1980s and some 1990s rookie cards alsoalso some basketball cards from same eraour cards are in binders and covered with plastic card protectorswill not accept unfair pricing when sellingif interested in seeing and offering please contact me at above emai. Basketball cards date back to 1910 and football cards date back to 1894. For instance a common baseball card from 1912 will be worth more than a common card printed in 1970.
This segment of the hobby is filled with cards of legends like babe ruth ty cobb christy mathewson cy young honus wagner and shoeless joe jackson just to name a few. Thats why the boom happened in the first place. Pre war baseball cards printed prior to 1945 some of the most valuable baseball cards youll ever encounter were printed prior to world war ii. If baseball is americas national pastime then collecting baseball cards is a close second.
Baseball cards with limited print runs. So whoever says that baseball cards are no longer valuable simply doesnt know what he or she is talking about. For the majority of these cards the older they are the higher the value.
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