Buzz Break: 2017 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards (blaster box)

From time to time, Buzz will break a box of something and post the results here. Like this and want to see more? Or maybe there’s a box you’d want to see busted? Send Buzz an email at BlowoutBuzz@blowoutcards.com.

The box: 2017 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards (blaster)
Where to buy: BlowoutCards.com (for hobby)

Packs per box: 8
Cards per pack: 5
Cards in this box: 40
Base set completion: 
32 of 300 (11 percent)
Duplicates: 0

Notables on base cards – Sandy Koufax, Francisco Lindor, Evan Longoria, Cal Ripken Jr., Greg Maddux, Johnny Bench, Gary Sanchez, Tim Raines, Ryne Sandberg, Nolan Ryan, Addison Russell

Rookie Cards (2) – Orlando Arcia, Kyle Zimmer (no logo)

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Buzz 12 in 12: Busting a 1991 Topps Stadium Club football pack (Hour 11)

Do you like Buzz Breaks? Today’s your day then as we launch 12 in 12 — a series of a dozen breaks of past wax boxes and wax packs in a dozen hours. We’ll post one every hour on the hour all day long today … this is Hour 11.

12in12-logo-smallerThe pack: 1991 Topps Stadium Club football wax pack
The cost now: 
$1.50
The cost then: More than $1.50 … since it was hot, hot, hot (and oh so rare) back then.

What’s inside this pack? Keep reading …

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First Buzz: 2017 Topps Stadium Club MLS soccer cards

What: 2017 Topps Stadium Club MLS soccer cards
Arrives: Aug. 23
Box basics: Two autographs per 16-pack box (16 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: Topps brings Stadium Club to American soccer with the stars of MLS and many of the features collectors have come to expect from the photography-focused brand.

Keep reading for more and a full gallery of images.

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Board Buzz: Must-read threads on the Blowout Forums (Oct. 4)

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The Blowout Cards Forums are where thousands of collectors converge daily to discuss, well, a little bit of everything. Here are five threads about collecting and more that you should check out right now.

What’s Buzzing Today: Nothing but impressive and oldschool breaks.

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First Buzz: 2016 Topps Stadium Club EPL soccer cards

2016-Topps-Stadium-Club-EPL-2What: 2016 Topps Stadium Club EPL soccer cards
Arrives: Dec. 21
Box basics: Two autographs per box (16 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: Topps takes its Stadium Club brand to the pitch with the stars of the Premier League for the first time with an energetic photo-driven look at the game that will carry just an $80 suggested retail price per box.

Keep reading for more and a full gallery of images.

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Tim Duncan retires after 19 legendary seasons with Spurs — and with very little signed cardboard

Tim-Duncan-auto2One of the NBA’s most-successful big men and under-rated talents has retired.

A member of the San Antonio Spurs for 19 seasons, Tim Duncan was a five-time NBA champ, a two-time league MVP, a three-time Finals MVP, a 15-time All-Star and his next stop will undoubtedly be the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass.

He averaged 19 points, 10.8 rebounds and three assists a game for his career and retires as the Spurs’ career leader in games, minutes, field goals, rebounds, blocks, points and plenty more. He’s also a guy who’s not signed autographs much at all in recent years as he’s turned down impressive amounts per sig from card companies.

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Buzz Break: 2016 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards (blaster box)

16scbbvalueboxFrom time to time, Buzz will break a box of something and post the results here. Like this and want to see more? Or maybe there’s a box you’d want to see busted? Send Buzz an email at BlowoutBuzz@blowoutcards.com.

The box: 2016 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards (blaster box)
WilliamsWhere to buy:
 BlowoutCards.com

Packs per box: 8
Cards per pack: 5
Cards in this box: 40
Base set completion: 
37 of 300 (12 percent)
Duplicates: 0

Notable players on base cards – Tom Seaver, Ted Williams, Albert Pujols, Buster Posey, Miguel Cabrera, Jackie Robinson, Cal Ripken Jr., Wade Boggs

Rookie Cards (5) – Trea Turner, Peter O’Brien, Blake Snell, Miguel Almonte, Tom Murphy

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Need a 2016 Topps Stadium Club baseball checklist? Get it here …

16_Topps Stadium Club Baseball-troutThe wait is nearly over for 2016 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards as the recently retro-styled brand arrives on Friday with plenty of creative photos and plenty of fun in every box.

The checklist for the brand arrived from Topps on Sunday night so keep reading to learn more.

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First Buzz: 2016 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards

16_Topps Stadium Club Baseball-troutWhat: 2016 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards
Arrives: June 29, 2016
Box basics: Two hits in every 16-pack hobby box

What’s buzz-worthy: The hobby’s showcase brand for photography returns for another season with much of the same formula it’s carried for the last couple of seasons — a throwback collecting experience with touches of 1990s retro and modern releases.

Keep reading for more and a full gallery of images.

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