Willie Mays Rookie Card
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Willie mays rookie card. Considered great buys for serious collectors a 1952 topps willie mays rookie card graded ex 5 sells for about 1600. Browse your favorite brands affordable prices free shipping on many items. 1952 topps willie mays rookie card. Find great deals on ebay for willie mays rookie card and mickey mantle rookie card.
Theres no telling what their career numbers. Another option is the 1951 bowman rookie card graded ex 6 in mint condition has a price tag between 3100 and 4300. After starting his rookie campaign in a terrible 0 12 slump mays sent a warren spahn pitch over the left field wall of the polo grounds for his first major league hit. Willie the say hey kid mays is one of the greatest players to transition from the negro leagues to major league baseball.
But for the most part we all have a strict budget with limited funds so invest wisely and have fun. Its a sad fact of the game and our culture that segregation stifled the early careers of such greats as mays and hank aaron. Now if you have a large bank account and you can afford a 300000 willie mays rookie card then by all means buy it now. Willie mays remains one of baseballs most beloved legends.
1969 topps baseball reprint 10 card lot featuring mays mantle hank aaron roberto clemente reggie jackson rookie pete rose willie mccovey johnny bench nolan ryan rollie fingers rookie 4000 40. From early vintage cards to high end modern hits mays is one of the hobbys top tier stars that can anchor a release. While not his true rookie card that honor goes to his 1951 bowman this card carries the weight of the landmark 1952 topps set which features the most famous rookie card of the modern era mickey mantle. While regular baseball cards for this player are easy to find and affordable a willies mays rookie card is another story.
Willie mays retired with 3283 hits 2062 runs scored 1903 rbi 338 stolen bases 660 home runs and career 302 batting average.