2019 Topps Tribute Baseball
- 3 Cards Per Pack
- 6 Packs Per Box
- 6 Boxes Per Case
-1 Dual Relic
-1 Triple Relic
-1 Stamp of Approval Relic
Release Date: February 20, 2019
Tribute Baseball kicks-off for the Topps high-end MLB brands with some new inclusions as well as guaranteed autograph or relic cards in every box, and just like the previous year, this release will be exclusive to Hobby stores.
The base set features a checklist with a mix of veterans and retired stars. Collectors can find two base cards per pack and two Rookie cards per case. Base cards and Rookie cards will include at least four parallels and possibly more. Parallels for these sets include Green (#’d/99), Purple (#’d/50), Red (#’d/10) and Black (1/1). Another inclusion will be Framed buybacks from the 1951 Topps set, which are numbered to just five. Cards will be serial-numbered and framed
Tribute Autographs features a mix of veterans, rookies and retired stars. Parallels include Blue (#’d/150), Green (#’d/99), Purple (/50), Orange (#’d/25), Red (#’d/10), Printing Plates (1/1) and Black (1/1).
There will be one guaranteed Tribute to the Postseason and Tribute to Enshrinement autographs per case and will be limited to no more than 99 copies per standard auto. Focusing on career-defining moments for Hall of Famers, Enshrinement autos will have parallels including Purple (#’d/50), Orange (#’d/25), Red (#’d/10) and 1/1 Black parallels. The Postseason will have the same parallels except for Purple.
Career Achievement Award Continuity autograph set pays homage to Hank Aaron.
There will also be Iconic Perspectives autos (#’d/99) with Orange, Red and Black versions. There will also be League Inauguration for top 2019 rookies (#’d/75) with Orange, Red and Black parallels. Tribute Tandems Book cards will have varying player combinations.
Also in play will be Autograph Patches (#/50) with Red (#/10) and Black (1/1) parallels. There will also be Autograph Prime Patch which features a jumbo authenticated swatch.