1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats Baseball Cards

1972 Kellogg’s All-Time Baseball Greats Baseball Cards

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Today, retired greats are common in a lot of sets. But back in the early 1970s, it was something a little different. A few sets existed here and there, like a handful of the early Fleer baseball sets, but they were the exception. Perhaps that's what makes 1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats so interesting.

A spin-off of sorts from the MLB sets the cereal producer was releasing at the time, 1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats has a small checklist of just 15 cards. But what a checklist it is. All 14 players in the set (Babe Ruth appears on two cards) are Hall of Famers.

Like Kellogg's other sets from the 1970s, this one brings 3-D images. Considering how far the technology has come, they still look very good today. They're smaller than traditional cards, measuring 2 1/4" by 3 1/2". A small white border gives way to a starred blue inner border. The player's name is in a yellow ribbon along the bottom. A yellow shield at the top of the card notes their place as a great.

Card backs squeeze a lot of info onto them. Besides a small photo,there are two sections of text. The first is a brief bio. The body of the card has a writeup of career achievements and highlights along with some stats.

1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats  9 Honus Wagner 1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats  9 Honus Wagner Back

Because of the material used to produced the cards, 1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats are prone to cracking. This is common for all Kellogg's sets from that period. However, if the plastic manages to stay in tact, these cards don't have a lot of other condition issues.

One might think that the strong checklist, unique theme (for the time) and cereal box distribution might make 1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats cards pricey. It couldn't be more opposite. Cards are extremely reasonably priced, even graded. The small checklist also makes it a relatively easy set to build.

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1972 KELLOGG'S #1 WALTER JOHNSON NMMT *867791
$4.00

1972 KELLOGG'S #5 GEORGE SISLER NMMT *867790
$4.00

1972 KELLOGG'S #7 ROBERT GROVE NMMT *867788
$4.00

1972 KELLOGG'S #8 HAROLD TRAYNOR NMMT *867789
$4.00

Tris Speaker 1972 Kelloggs All-Time Baseball Greats #11 MINT BEAUTY NO CRACKS
$4.99

1972 Kellogg's Rogers Hornsby Cardinals Premium 3-D Baseball Card # 2 HOF MVP
$5.95

BLANK BACK PROOF 1972 Kelloggs All Time Greats Honus Wagner Greatest Shortstop
$50.00

1972 Kellogg's ATG #15 Ty Cobb - NM-MT
$12.00

1972 (YANKEES) Kellogg's ATG #13 Lou Gehrig - NM-MT
$12.00

1972 Kellogg's ATG #6 Babe Ruth - NM-MT
$15.00

1972 Kellogg's ATG #15 Ty Cobb - NM
$8.00

1970-1972 KELLOGGS 12 CY YOUNG NM XOGRAPH 3-D ALL TIME BASEBALL GREATS INDIANS
$11.19

1972 KELLOGGS MLB #8 PIE TRAYNOR NM XOGRAPH 3-D ALL TIME BASEBALL GREATS PIRATES
$11.99

1972 Kelloggs All Time Greats #6 Babe Ruth NM MT NEW YORK YANKEES A13207 - NM-MT
$25.00

Vintage 1972 Kellogg's All Time Greats George Sisler Browns 3D Baseball Card #5
$4.00

Vintage 1972 Kellogg's All Time Greats Tris Speaker Indians 3D Card #11
$5.00
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1972 Kellogg's All-Time Baseball Greats Checklist

15 cards.

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CY YOUNG 1972 KELLOGG'S ALL-TIME BASEBALL GREATS #12 HOF PSA 10 ☆ SUPER SHARP
$149.50

1972 Kellogg's ATG #12 Cy Young PSA 10 Cleveland Indians Gem Mint 530
$40.99

BABE RUTH 1972 Kellogg's All Time Baseball Greats #14 PSA 10 New York Yankees
$84.79

1972 Kellogg's ATG #12 Cy Young PSA 10 Cleveland Indians Gem Mint 158
$40.99

1972 KELLOGG'S ALL TIME BASEBALL GREATS #2 ROGERS HORNSBY PSA 9 MINT
$10.00

1972 KELLOGG'S ALL TIME BASEBALL GREATS #15 TY COBB PSA 9 MINT
$15.00

1972 KELLOGG'S #5 GEORGE SISLER BROWNS PSA 10 GEM MINT
$49.99

1972 KELLOGG'S ALL-TIME GREATS #1 WALTER JOHNSON HOF PSA 9 B1830173-953
$20.99

1972 Kellogg's All-Time Greats #8 Pie Traynor PSA 9 Mint
$9.99

1972 Kellogg's ATG #8 Pie Traynor PSA 10 Pittsburg Pirates Gem Mint 252
$39.99

1972 KELLOGG'S #2 ROGER HORNSBY ALL-TIME GREATS PSA 10 GEM MINT single HOF RARE
$36.99

1972 KELLOGG'S ALL-TIME BASEBALL GREATS #14 BABE RUTH HOF PSA 9 B2104139-822
$27.99

1972 KELLOGG'S ALL-TIME BASEBALL GREATS #6 BABE RUTH HOF PSA 9 B1834590-104
$24.99

1972 Kelloggs Atg John Mcgraw #3 Psa 10
$18.00

1972 Kelloggs All Time Greats Lou Gehrig #13 PSA 8 Sweet Card
$24.95

1972 KELLOGG'S #6 BABE RUTH ALL-TIME BASEBALL GREATS PSA GEM MINT 10!!!
$123.11
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Ryan is a former member of The Cardboard Connection Writing Staff. His collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee hockey in his pocket. Today, he continues to build sets, go after inserts with cool technologies, chase Montreal Expos and finish off his John Jaha master collection and can be found onGoogle+.

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