First Buzz: 2016 Panini Diamond Kings baseball cards

BB_PIS_Diamond_Kings_Kris-BryantWhat: 2016 Panini Diamond Kings baseball cards
Arrives: March 30
Box basics: Two autographs or memorabilia cards per 12-pack box (24 boxes per case; 12 per inner case)

What’s buzz-worthy: Diamond Kings returns for another season with a heavy amount of inserts in every box and some of the biggest names in the past and present of the game.

Keep reading for more.

BB_PIS_Diamond_Kings_Roberto-ClementeThe Basics: 
While a base set size was not noted, there will be framed parallels of that set as well as insert sets — a lineup that will include Elements of Royalty, Limited Lithos, Studio Portraits, DK Materials, DK Signatures, Rookies Signatures and DK Minis Materials. … Among the game-used memorabilia card lineup for past greats will be Roberto Clemente, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Joe DiMaggio, Joe Jackson, Lou Gehrig, Stan Musial and Ty Cobb. … Meanwhile, hits will be found in several new sets, including Elements of Royalty, Elements of Royalty Signatures, Limited Lithos Materials, Limited Lithos Signature Materials and Diamond Deco. … Rookie autos will have memorabilia pieces and also framed versions.


A typical box will include two hits, two framed parallels, 24 Rookie Cards, two Aficionado inserts, two Memorable Feats, two Expressionists, two DK Originals, two short-prints and two mini cards. … Framed signatures will be found with Brown, Blue, Green and Black frames limited to 99 or less. There also will be unframed parallels maxed out at 299. Minis will have a Black frame limited to 10.

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