What: 2017 Panini Chronicles baseball cards
Arrives: Mid/late November
Box basics: One Absolute Rookies Blue card per blaster with autographs or memorabilia cards found one in every fourth box (20 boxes per case)
What’s buzz-worthy: We’ve got early word on a new line coming to the retail aisle just in time for Thanksgiving sales and it will pack some big, big names in today’s hobby — Aaron Judge, Cody Bellinger and Mickey Mantle for starters — on a number of designs/brands in the Panini baseball portfolio that help update the season’s offerings all in one place.
Keep reading for more info and a visual teaser of two cards to come.
The Basics: These boxes will carry a suggested retail price of $19.99 and will include a combination of Chronicles, Donruss, Contenders, Prizm and Absolute cards. Mantle cards, for example, will found in the base set, Chronicle Swatches set, in the Prizm set and on Tools of The Trade Materials cards that will be found with double, triple, quad and five-piece cards. … Top rookies will have as many as four different RCs here in Chronicles Rookies (Judge and Bellinger), Donruss Rated Rookies (Bellinger), Prizm (Judge and Bellinger) and blaster-exclusive Absolute Rookies Blue (Judge and Bellinger). … Get the full details on the release and see the images here.
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