2005 Topps Baseball Updates & Highlights is the most complete wrap-up of the season yet! Including all the major player moves and the fresh faces you've come to expect, plus a complete season recap extending all the way through the World Series, Updates & Highlights takes Topps to the next level! 2005 Topps Baseball Updates & Highlights brings the season to a close like never before!
Configuration:36 packs/10 cards
* Each pack contains 10 Topps Baseball Updates and Highlights cards!
330 BASE CARDS, NUMBERED UH1-UH330!
110 FIRST-YEAR CARDS, INCLUDING 20 OF THE TOP 2005 DRAFT PICKS!
TOPPS EXCLUSIVE ALL-STAR RELIC PROGRAM!
COMPLETE SEASON RECAP ALL THE WAY THROUGH THE WORLD SERIES!
BARRY BONDS HOME RUN HISTORY CONTINUED...#331-660!
BASE CARDS (330 cards) - 10 PER PACK!
85 Veterans; 20 Prospects; 90 First-Year Players; 5 Managers; 5 Season Highlights; 14 Postseason Highlights; 12 League Leaders; 33 Sporting News All-Stars; 20 2005 MLB All-Stars; 8 MLB 2005 Home Run Derby Contenders; and 8 2005 Futures Game All-Stars!
COMBINED INSERTION RATE: AUTOGRAPHED/RELIC CARDS - AT LEAST ONE PER BOX!
AUTOGRAPHED CARDS (18 subjects/34 cards)
Signature Moves Autographs (18) - 18 players sign including Barry Bonds, Pedro Martinez and Tim Hudson!
Signature Moves Autographs Parallel (16) -hand #'d to 25! 16 Major League Players, Draft Picks, and Prospects, including Randy Johnson and Tim Hudson, sign!
Team Topps Blue Chips Autographs (TBD) - The cream of the crop, players from Team Topps Blue Chips, sign cards!
RELIC CARDS (100 total cards)
Washington Nationals Inaugural Lineup Relics (9) - the 2005 Washington Nationals lineup is at bat with Relic cards featuring Game-Used baseballs from their first game!
All-Star Stitches (50) - participants in the 2005 All-Star Game appear with pieces from their workout jerseys!
Touch 'em All Relics (10)- 10 All-Star players appear with pieces from the bases used in the Midsummer Classic!
Midsummer Covers Relics (10) - Hobby Exclusive! - 10 chosen pros appear with pieces from baseballs pitched, hit or thrown in the 2005 All-Star game!
Derby Digs Relics (8) - 8 sluggers, including winner Bobby Abreu, appear with jersey pieces from gear they wore during the 2005 Home Run Derby!
Legendary Sacks Relics (10) 10 cards featuring bases used in the 2005 Legends-Celebrity All-Star Game!
Hall of Fame Relics (2) - 2005 Hall of Fame inductees Ryne Sandberg and Wade Boggs are honored with pieces of their Game-Used bats or jerseys!
Hall of Fame Dual Relic (2 subj/1 card) -2 relics per card! - This year's Hall of Fame inductees Ryne Sandberg and Wade Boggs make an appearance together with pieces of their Game-Used bats or jerseys!
PARALLEL CARDS (660 card variations)
Gold-Bordered Parallel (330) - seq #'d
Blue-Bordered Parallel (330) - each is a 1 of 1!
PRINTING PLATES (1320 plates) - EVERY CARD IN THE BASE SET!
1 of 1 Printing Plates (1320 plates) - each is a 1 of 1! 4 plates per player!
INSERT CARDS (340 total subjects)
Barry Bonds Home Run History (330) -Inserted 1:4 packs! A continuation from Topps Series 2, a highlight of Barry Bonds' Home Runs #331 through 660!
Washington Nationals Inaugural Lineup (10) - Introducing the 9-player starting lineup of the 2005 Washington Nationals plus one Team Card!
CHECKLIST - INSERTED 1:4 PACKS!