2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Short Prints Guide

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Short Prints Guide

Love them or hate them, short print variations are a popular addition to card products. Make sure to check your cards closely, as some are more obvious than others. While there does not appear to be a consistent theme in 2013 Chrome, the majority of the variations show non-action images of the players.

Shop for 2013 Topps Chrome Baseball variations on eBay.

Dropping at 1:968 packs, 2013 Topps Chrome Baseball variations include a good mix of top players in the base Chrome set. From Albert Pujols to Yasiel Puig, seasoned stars and young studs are both featured in this limited short print set.

Below is a detailed look at all 25 variations, including side-by-side comparisons with the base versions. We have also included a short written description for each to help you with your search.

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variations Visual Guide

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1 Mike Trout, Los Angeles Angels

Base: sliding
Variation: holding award

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Mike Trout base 260x185 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Trout 260x184 Image

20 Matt Kemp, Los Angeles Dodgers

Base: sliding
Variation: standing, Jackie Robinson logo

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Matt Kemp base 250x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Kemp variation 260x183 Image

25 Hyun-Jin Ryu, Los Angeles Dodgers

Base: pitching
Variation: sunglasses

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Hyun Jin Ryu base 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Hyun Jin Ryu 214x300 Image

34 Felix Hernandez, Seattle Mariners

Base: pitching
Variation: sunglasses

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Hernandez base 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Felix Hernandez variation 214x300 Image

38 Joe Mauer, Minnesota Twins

Base: swinging
Variation: reaching for ball

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Joe Mauer base 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Mauer variation 260x182 Image

49 Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates

Base: swinging
Variation: jumping for ball

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Andrew McCutchen base 214x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation McCutchen 211x300 Image

79 David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox

Base: swinging
Variation: USA Flag

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball David Ortiz base 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Ortiz variation 260x183 Image

84 Starlin Castro, Chicago Cubs

Base: swinging
Variation: CUBS WIN!

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Starlin Castro base 245x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Castro variation 260x182 Image

90 Ben Revere, Philadelphia Phillies

Base: diving for ball
Variation: hat and glove

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Revere base 260x184 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Ben Revere 260x185 Image

91 Josh Reddick, Oakland Athletics

Base: jumping for ball
Variation: thick beard

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Josh Reddick base 249x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Josh Reddick 215x300 Image

96 Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland Athletics

Base: staring after swing
Variation: sunglasses

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Cespedes base 215x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Cespedes variation 213x300 Image

100 Miguel Cabrera, Detroit Tigers

Base: sliding
Variation: green uniform

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Miguel Cabrera base 260x186 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Cabrera variation 213x300 Image

118 Mariano Rivera, New York Yankees

Base: walking by team
Variation: shaking hands

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Mariano Rivera base 260x185 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Rivera variation 260x184 Image

127 David Price, Tampa Bay Rays

Base (Refractor pictured): pitching
Variation: with dog

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball David Price base refractor 212x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball David Price variation 208x300 Image

136 Albert Pujols, Los Angeles Angels

Base: batting, pre-swing
Variation: batting, post-swing

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Albert Pujols base 214x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Pujols variation 260x183 Image

138 Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers

Base: running
Variation: high five

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Yasiel Puig base 214x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Yasiel Puig 260x186 Image

142 David Wright, New York Mets

Base: swinging
Variation: catching ball

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball David Wright base 211x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation David Wright 210x300 Image

143 Justin Upton, Atlanta Braves

Base: swinging
Variation: sunglasses

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Justin Upton base 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Justin Upton 215x300 Image

175 Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers

Base (Refractor Pictured): pitching
Variation: walking to dugout

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Clayton Kershaw base 212x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Kershaw variation 260x183 Image

184 Prince Fielder, Detroit Tigers

Base (Refractor pictured): swinging
Variation: back of head, hair

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Prince Fielder base refractor 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Fielder 260x186 Image

199 Yu Darvish, Texas Rangers

Base: pitching
Variation: signing autographs

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Yu Darvish base 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Darvish variation 260x186 Image

200 Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants

Base: celebrating
Variation: shaking hands

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Buster Posey base 212x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Posey variation 260x184 Image

210 Gerrit Cole, Pittsburgh Pirates

Base: pitching
Variation: walking to dugout

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Gerrit Cole base 260x185 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Cole variation 260x185 Image

219 Freddie Freeman, Atlanta Braves

Base: running
Variation: lean over railing

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Freddie Freeman base 249x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation Freedie Freeman 260x185 Image

220 Bryce Harper, Washington Nationals

Base: watching ball
Variation: holding award

Base

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Bryce Harper base 213x300 Image

Variation

2013 Topps Chrome Baseball Harper variation 210x300 Image

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User Comments

  1. Thanks so much for all the work you do to provide us with this information. It is a huge help.
    Jason

  2. these must be MUCH harder to get this year. just busted an entire case and didn’t get not one. and I see very few on ebay.

  3. i opened a box and got no variations. and on top of that i got no harpers, no Puig , 1 trout and 2 redemption cards for some guy i never herd of. this years chrome baseball must be short printed big time.

  4. Outstanding job. This is so very helpful.

  5. I got a upton sp and a rob brantley atomic auto.
    Superfractor of dynamic die cut of harper

  6. I just got 69 superfractorss

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