First Buzz: 2016 Leaf Metal Draft baseball cards

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What: 2016 Leaf Metal Draft baseball cards
Arrives: November/December
Box basics: Six autographs per box (12 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: Leaf Trading Cards brings back Metal with the lowest print run in the history of the product — fewer than 200 cases will be made.

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Top Cuban baseball star Yulieski Gourriel defects with eye on MLB

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Cuban baseball star Yulieski Gourriel and his younger brother have defected from Cuba with an eye on playing in MLB.

Yulieski Gourriel has appeared on cards since the 2006 World Baseball Classic when Upper Deck made cards for him and other players in the event. He also appeared on cards from Topps in 2009 and 2013.

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