Value of Robin Roberts Baseball Cards

by admin on April 15, 2011

For fans or baseball card collectors, Robin Roberts baseball cards are ideal to balance out pitchers.  While there are many different options, a few popular choices include an autographed 1983 Donruss HOF Baseball Card with a grade Slabbed for $40,

Value of Robin Roberts Rookie Cards

The price of a Robin Roberts rookie card is determined by a few factors. The condition of the card or cards is vital to its value. The better the condition the more the Robin Roberts rookie card is worth.  Scarcity also a determining factor when figuring out how much a Robin Roberts rookie card is worth. Like condition, scarcity can make a big difference when it comes to pricing.

Best and Most Valuable Robin Roberts Rookie Card- 1949 Bowman #46 Robin Roberts.  This is also his most expensive rookie card.

Robin Roberts Bio-
Although the majority of his MLB career was spent with the Philadelphia Phillies, he also played for the Baltimore Orioles, Houston Astros, and Chicago Cubs.  To be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1976, Roberts set multiple records and won many awards.  He made his professional debut in 1948 and just two years later, led the team to their first NL pennant in over 35 years.  In 1952, he was named Player of the Year by Sporting News and in 1953, led NL pitchers with 198 strikeouts.

At the end of the 1961 season, Roberts was traded to the New York Yankees with the Phillies retiring his number 36.  One year later, he was traded to the Baltimore Orioles where he played exceptionally well until going to the Houston Astros, followed by the Chicago Cubs.  Finally in 1966, Roberts retired from MLB and in addition to his Hall of Fame induction he was voted honorary captain of the 1976 MLB All-Star Game.  A variety of Robin Roberts baseball cards are found online, especially through auction sites such as eBay and Amazon.

Teams Robin Roberts has Played For- Philadelphia Phillies

Top 3 Robin Roberts Rookie Cards- These are some of the best Robin Roberts Rookie cards and some of his most expensive.

1949 Bowman #46 Robin Roberts
1950 Bowman #32 Robin Roberts
1951 Bowman #3 Robin Roberts

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