Bobby Bonds baseball cards run the gamut, with autographed cards selling more than newer, unsigned cards. Bonds comes from a family of athletes, to include his sister, two-time gold medal winner in the Olympics as a hurdler and his brother, also a two-time gold medal winner in hurdles and 1965 NFL draft, as well as his own
1964 signing with the New York Giants. While in the minors, Bonds was the recipient of the Most Valuable Player award but once in the majors, he became the second of just five players in the history of major baseball to hit a grand slam in a debuting major league game. His rookie card is always a top seller but other Bobby Bonds baseball cards in demand include the 1969 Topps Bobby Bonds rookie card. This card is his best card which sells for $50, higher if autographed. During his era as a professional baseball player, Bonds had a unique ability of power and speed, but even more important, his strikeout record. With his speed, Bonds experienced his career-high stolen bases in 1970 with 48 and was on the top 10 list in his league for stolen bases eleven different times.
Bobby Bonds baseball cards became very popular with the success of his son Barry Bonds. Barry Bonds rookie cards are some of the most collected sports cards in the hobby. Since Barry broke Hank Aaron's all-time home run record people have been buying his fathers cards as well. Both players showed amazing speed and power attributes which made them some of the best players to ever play the game of baseball. Bobby Bonds rookie card is still very undervalued and makes a great investment in Mint condition. Here is a list of some of the best and most expensive Bobby Bonds baseball cards ever produced.
Top 10 Bobby Bonds Baseball Cards
1969 Topps #630 Bobby Bonds rookie card
1970 Topps #425 Bobby Bonds baseball card
1971 Topps #295 Bobby Bonds baseball card
1971 Topps Coins #13 Bobby Bonds baseball card
1972 Topps #711 Bobby Bonds baseball card
1972 Topps #712 Bobby Bonds IA baseball card
1973 Kellogg's #8 Bobby Bonds baseball card
1973 Topps #145 Bobby Bonds baseball card
1974 Kellogg's #39 Bobby Bonds baseball card
1974 Topps #30 Bobby Bonds baseball card