2019 Topps Series 1 Baseball
- 14 Cards Per Pack
- 24 Packs Per Box
- 12 Boxes Per Case
-1 Autograph or Relic Card
- 46 Cards Per Pack
- 10 Packs Per Box
- 6 Boxes Per Case
-1 Autograph Card
-2 Relic Cards
Release Date: January 30, 2019
Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Professional Baseball, 2019 Topps Series 1 Baseball comes with a new look and a number of new inclusions.
The 350-card base set features a mix of veterans, future stars, stadium cards, league leaders, rookies, World Series highlights and team cards. Parallels include Rainbow foil, Gold (/2,019), vintage stock (#’d/99), Independence Day (#’d/76), Mother’s Day Pink (#’d/50), Father’s Day Blue (#’d/50), Memorial Day Camo (#’d/25) and 1/1 Platinum as well as printing plates.
In addition, there will be the all-new 150th Anniversary foil stamp, Black Parallel #’d/67 Hobby/Hobby Jumbo Only, and the Hobby-only Clear parallels for just 100 base subjects.
On the insert side, there will be three 150 Years of Professional Baseball sets. These include Greatest Players, Greatest Moments and Greatest Seasons. Each subset will have 150th Anniversary parallels (#’d/150), Red (#’d/10) and 1/1 Platinum as well as Autograph Parallels #d to 25 or less.
Among the inserts will be Evolution of: which showcases the changes in professional baseball from inception to its sesquicentennial year. This includes the changes in team logos, uniforms, stadiums, and equipment. Parallels include 150th Anniversary Parallel (#’d/50), Red (#’d/10) and 1/1 Platinum.
Greatness Returns features retired greats which are paired with their
modern counterparts. 1984 Topps Baseball pays homage to the 35th Anniversary of the 1984 baseball set. This includes rookies, veterans and retired players. Cards will feature a special 35th Anniversary logo. Both sets will have the same rainbow of parallels.
Revolution of the Game will have autographs limited to 199 copies or less. This features non-player subjects that had a revolutionary effect on the game. Parallels include 150th Anniversary Parallel (#’d/50), Red (#’d/10) and 1/1 Platinum. Also in play will be Iconic Card Reprints with 150th Anniv parallels as well as autos (#’d/25).
New for this season will be Cactus League Legends and Grapefruit League Greats cards which can only be found in blaster boxes. Both sets will have 150th Anniversary (#’d/150), Red (#’d/10) and Platinum (1/1) parallels.
Hits include Major League Material Autograph Cards (#’d/50 or less) which highlights players from each MLB team, past and present, World Series Champion Autograph Relic Cards which showcases players on the 2018 World Series Champion team, Postseason Performance Autograph Relic Cards, and Topps Reverence Autograph Patch Cards which features on-card autographs and premium relic pieces. These sets will have Red (#’d/25 max) and 1/1 Platinum versions.
On Autograph side, there will be Legacy of Baseball Autographs, Legacy of Baseball Dual, World Series Champion Autograph Cards, Postseason Performance Autograph Cards, Cut Signatures, and the all-new 1984 Topps Baseball Autograph Cards.
Relic cards include Major League Material Cards and the all-new 1984 Topps Baseball Relics. These sets share the same rainbow of parallels including 150th Anniversary Parallel (#’d/150), Gold (#’d/50), Red (#’d/25 ) and 1/1 Platinum versions.
Among the relics are World Series Champion Relic Cards and Postseason Performance Relic Cards with Red (#’d/25 ) and 1/1 Platinum versions. There also will be Historic Homes Relic Cards and In The Name Relics.
Commemorative Relics will include Retro Hat Logo Patches with 150th parallels as well as Gold (#’d/50), Red (#’d/25) and 1/1 Platinum versions as well as autos (#’d/10). Also in the mix will be 150th Anniversary Commemorative Medallion Cards with the same parallels.