Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Darryl Strawberry: 2021 Topps X Sports Illustrated

This is one of my two 2021 cards, so far, for Darryl Strawberry. The other was the Topps Living card. This particular one is something called Topps X Sports Illustrated and reproduces an iconic Sports Illustrated cover featuring a depicted player.  Again, it's no wonder Topps has lost its exclusivity license with Major League Baseball because it's products are just plain bad and uninspired.

This one has a print run of 1,474 and I got it off eBay so didn't come close to paying the retail cost. At the time I received it, it was the 1,002nd unique card in my collection. 


This is the last new Strawberry card that I have to show off! So this feature of my blog may go quiet for a while.

Thanks for stopping by!

5 comments:

  1. Haven't been checking Topps website very often in 2021. Based on what I see here, I'm not missing much. Glad you were able to add it to your collection for way less than retail.

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    1. I'd certainly agree you're not missing much at all.

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  2. Excited for you to show off that rad Project 70 card soon.

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  3. Fleer did this better in the '90s. And by better I mean the exact same thing, a card set of SI covers.

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