What: 2017 Topps Heritage Minor League baseball cards
Arrives: Sept. 27
Box basics: One autograph and one Relic per 18-pack box (12 boxes per case)
What’s buzz-worthy: The players and teams in the minor leagues take a trip back to 1968 with this release that includes variations, rare parallels, hits and, of course, autos.
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The Basics: The base set for this one will once again consist of 200 base cards with each of them having a Blue, Gray (/25) and 1/1 Orange and printing plate parallels. … The autograph lineup will include standard Real One cards along with Blue (/TBD), Gray (/25) and 1/1 Orange parallels. along with Fantastic Feats autos for players with notable performances — those with Gray and Orange parallels — along with Looming Legacy autos that will only have 1/1 Orange parallels. … The memorabilia options include Clubhouse Collection Relics with Blue (/50), Gray (/25) and 1/1 Black Patch parallels as well as 1968 Mint Relics with nickels as the standard cards with Gray (quarter, /25), Black (quarter /1) and an autograph version limited to only 10. … Top prospects get the nod on insert sets in this one with Baseball America All-Stars, base card Mystery Redemptions for top draft picks, short-prints of players not in the base set, facsimile autograph variations and a set of 1968 Topps Discs. … The Make Your Pro Debut contest resides here, too, with the newest shot for a collector to become a pro for a day with the El Paso Chihuahuas next April.
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