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10 Most Valuable 1989 Topps Baseball Cards

Box of 1989 Topps Baseball CardsWhen I was growing up in the late 1980’s, I remember scooping up as many 1989 Topps baseball cards as I could…

But I never came close to completing a set.

After all, there were 792 cards in total to collect and as a kid I just didn’t have the resources to fund a quest like that.

But, I did what I could to at least keep or trade for as many of the star players of the day.

Even today, the design that Topps used for this set is easily one of my favorites of the modern era.

And in this guide, I will cover the 10 most valuable 1989 Topps baseball cards that are still worth a decent amount.

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16 Most Valuable Derek Jeter Rookie Cards

Derek Jeter Playing Baseball

With so many great ones to choose from, how can you pick just one favorite Derek Jeter rookie card?

For me, when it comes to modern cards it comes down to value...

There are so many great designs on this list, but as a collector I always have value in the back of my mind.

So, I started wondering which of his rookie cards are his most valuable and I came up with this list after analyzing sales prices.

I know that many of the cards on this list are from 1992 and those are considered pre-rookies.

And, I also know the hobby recognizes only about 8 of his cards from 1993 to be actual rookie cards.

But I decided to mix and match anyway and toss cards from 1992 and 1993 all in this same list because it was more fun that way.

Without further ado, here are the 16 most valuable Derek Jeter rookie cards you can buy.

Why 16? Why not?

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Wayne Gretzky Rookie Cards: The Ultimate Collector’s Guide

Wayne Gretzky Playing Hockey

Wayne Gretzky rookie cards are some of the most recognizable and most expensive hockey cards in the entire hobby.

And why wouldn't they be?

Gretzky's hockey dominance is practically unparalleled by any other athlete in any other sport in history.

Known for his uncanny smarts and instincts on the ice, "The Great One" simply outplayed his opponents time and time again.

His list of career accomplishments and records is simply incredible.

And in this guide we'll discuss everything you need to know about collecting Wayne Gretzky rookie cards.

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3 Best Tips To Find Baseball Card Shops Nearby

Baseball Card Shops Near Me

One of the questions I often receive from readers is: "How can I easily find baseball card shops near me?"

After all, it is a bit more difficult these days to find them than it once was.

During the card collecting boom of the late 1980's and 1990's there were card shops all over the place.

Heck, even the small town of about 15,000 people where I grew up had TWO of them.

One was called "The Strike Zone" and the other was "The Dugout".

So many good memories hanging out in both of those shops...

But sadly they and many others of that era are now long gone.

Nowadays you'll typically only find local card shops in bigger cities.

So, the bad news is that you may have to drive a bit to get to one but the good news is they are still out there.

And in this guide, I'll show you three quick and easy ways to find the best local baseball card shops nearby.

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