Reggie Jackson Baseball Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide

Reggie Jackson

Date of Birth: 5/18/1946
Rookie Card Year: 1969
Investment Rating: 8.5


Overview

Reggie Jackson cards and memorabilia have a long and storied history in the hobby. One of the most popular and charismatic players of his generation, he has been a collector favorite for a long time. His involvement with Upper Deck in their early days helped cement his hobby legacy as well, making his name known to a younger generation of collectors during the massive boom period.

It's arguable that no other player in the history of the game better defined the term "clutch-hitter" than Reggie Jackson. So exceptional was his ability to rise to the occasion on the game's biggest stage that it earned him the nickname, Mr. October, a moniker any baseball player would proudly wear. Jackson led the Oakland A's to three consecutive World Series Titles in the early 1970s. Later that decade, he helped the New York Yankees to two consecutive titles. One of the most thrilling moments in postseason history came in the 1977 World Series when Jackson homered on the first pitch of three consecutive plate appearances, a feat that will likely never be repeated.

Inducted as a first-ballot Hall of Famer in 1993, Jackson's career accomplishments read like fiction: a 14-time All-Star, five-time World Series Champion (twice being the series MVP), a two-time Silver Slugger Award winner, and the 1973 American League MVP. His career statistics reflect his run producing prowess: .262 BA, 563 home runs, 2585 Hits, 1,702 RBI. Jackson has had his number retired by both the Oakland A's (#9) and the New York Yankees (#44).

Reggie Jackson's definitive rookie card heralds from 1969 Topps Baseball. At the time, the card make was at the height of their experimenting with different product tests. As a result, Jackson also has a handful of oddball cards from 1969. These include Topps Super #28, Topps Deckle Edge Black and White #9, as well as releases from Milton Bradley and Rawlings.

Reggie Jackson Rookie Cards

1969 Topps Baseball Reggie Jackson RC#260

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Jackson's true rookie card features a rather stoic looking, posed image of the young Oakland outfielder. The design of the card showcases a photo from the midriff up that highlights the classic flannel vest worn by the A's at that time. The easily identifiable team and player name in yellow, are utilized in a way that only slightly obscures the image. A classic set from a classic decade in baseball, this is easily one of the most desirable cards from the era.

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REGGIE JACKSON 2011 TIER ONE GAME USED CARD #167 399
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REGGIE JACKSON 2006 U DECK EPIC PURPLE GAME USED CARD #112 112
$8.99
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1970 Topps # 459 Reggie Jackson All Star A's PSA 8 OC
$99.95
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REGGIE JACKSON 2007 SP LEGENDARY CUTS STITCH IN TIME GAME USED CARD
$5.99
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REGGIE JACKSON 2012 TOPPS HISTORICAL STITCHES CARD
$5.99
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REGGIE JACKSON 2012 TOPPS FIVE CARD #38 80
$8.99
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REGGIE JACKSON 2007 SP LEGENDARY CUTS TRIPLE GAME USED CARD#74 99
$7.99
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REGGIE JACKSON 2006 U DECK EPIC RED GAME USED CARD #100 119
$9.99
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REGGIE JACKSON (BAT) JIM RICE 2002 FLEER DUELING DUOS GAME USED CARD
$9.99
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1980 Topps Reggie Jackson SGC 92--Baseball Card--FREE SHIPPING--Hall of Fame!!!
$14.95
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ROD CAREW 2003 DONRUSS TIMELESS TREASURES HOF MATERIALS # 25 ANGELS JERSEY GU
$29.99
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1971 Topps Baseball Card #20 - Reggie Jackson
$25.00
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1975 TOPPS BASEBALL COMPLETE WORLD SERIES SUBSET EXMT-NMT--REGGIE JACKSON
$5.55
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REGGIE JACKSON (BAT) CARL YASTRZEMSKI 2002 FLEER DUELING DUOS GAME USED CARD
$17.99
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1970 TOPPS REGGIE JACKSON #140 ATHELTICS A'S
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SC1) 1971 Topps #20 Reggie Jackson A's HOF VG EX
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Autograph Guide

Reggie Jackson Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find an example of what Reggie Jackson's authentic signature looks like. This can be used as a first point of reference for determining the legitimacy of autograph memorabilia, but is not a substitute for having your items authenticated by a well-respected professional autograph authentication company. Some of the trusted sources within the sports memorabilia market include the following companies: PSA, JSA, and Mounted Memories.

Reggie Jackson Cut Signature Exemplar:

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Reggie Jackson Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Reggie Jackson signature autograph will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics. Regardless of  the type of item or when it was signed, look for the following signature features:

  1. The signature is written on an even horizontal plane, exhibiting a pride in penmanship, carefully written and usually with every letter clearly discernible.
  2. The letter "R" is written in a manner that creates two loops one at the top and one behind the left vertical line.
  3. The letter "e" is closed and flows into the "g-g" with the first looking like a complete figure "8" and the second open on the top loop.
  4. The "i-e" are small with the "i" dotted.
  5. The letter "J" is larger than the rest of the letters with a large loop on the bottom that often contains a number "9", his jersey number; the top loop is very small in comparison and leans slightly to the left.
  6. The remaining letters are all legible, with each being equal in size.
  7. A horizontal line extending off of the letter "n" completes the signature.
  8. A haphazard dot implies the letter 'i."

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Reggie Jackson Signed Photograph Pricing:

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New York Yankees Reggie Jackson signed baseball w JSA Cert
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New York Yankees Reggie Jackson signed baseball w JSA Cert
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ROLLIE FINGERS SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED RJ REGGIE JACKSON COA HOLO BAT NO UDA PSA JSA
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REGGIE JACKSON - SIGNED CHECK - AUTHENTICATED BY PSA DNA
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Reggie Jackson Signed Autographed Official MLB w HOF 1993 JSA Witness
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REGGIE JACKSON AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED MLB BASEBALL 73 & 77 WS MVP PSA DNA
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REGGIE JACKSON AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED 16X20 PHOTO 3 HR'S PSA DNA
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Reggie Jackson SIGNED Sports Illustrated Print A's ITP PSA DNA AUTOGRAPHED
$165.00
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REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED INSCRIBED YANKEES STADIUM AUTHENTIC SEAT BACK #17 PSA DNA
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Reggie Jackson, Single Signed Baseball, PSA DNA COA
$169.99
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Reggie Jackson Autographed Signed 1969 Topps Rookie Card JSA #Y10021
$179.00
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REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED ANGELS 8X10 PHOTO AUTHENTIC AUTOGRAPH JSA #I82438
$69.99
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REGGIE JACKSON Signed Autographed Rawlings OAL Ball Baseball PSA DNA V50009
$97.20
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Oakland Athletics Signed 1975 Team Baseball 29 Sigs Auto PSA DNA Reggie Jackson
$515.96
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YANKEE GREATS SIGNED AUTO PSA DNA BASEBALL REGGIE JACKSON 6 INSCRIBED SIGS 04723
$499.99
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Reggie jackson signed check and signed 8x10 PSA DNA
$30.00
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