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

1969 Topps Baseball Reggie Jackson Rookie Card

The Reggie Jackson 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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1987 FLEER GLOSSY #84 REGGIE JACKSON LOT OF 43 NMMT B29020
$17.00

1977 Topps NEW YORK YANKEES Complete TEAM Set Reggie JACKSON Thurman MUNSON Lyle
$34.19

UPPER DECK AUTHENTIC AUTO REGGIE JACKSON WITH HOLOGRAM AND COA
$120.00

1974 Kelloggs #20 Reggie Jackson PSA 9
$19.99

1981 MSA DISCS PETER PAN SUNBEAM BAKERY REGGIE JACKSON HOF POP 4 PSA 9 B1323482
$12.99

Lot of 16 1983 Topps Cards Fernando Valenzuela Reggie Jackson Steve Sax + Wilson
$9.99

2012 TOPPS REGGIE JACKSON COMMEMORATIVE RETIRED NUMBER PATCH CARD (RN-RJ)
$14.99

2008 Upper Deck Premier Gold REGGIE JACKSON Autograph Auto #27 44 (50516)
$50.00

1991 UD COMIC BALL 2 PROMO-NATIONAL REGGIE JACKSON POP 3 PSA 10 B1676129-171
$6.99

1985 FLEER #303 REGGIE JACKSON ANGELS HOF PSA 10 B2018983-479
$16.99

1970 Topps 140 Reggie Jackson PSA 6 (3646)
$70.00

Reggie Jackson Oakland A's Topps Timeless Classics Game - worn jersey card
$9.99

1978 Topps #7 Reggie Jackson RECORD BREAKER NM MT
$7.50

1975 Topps Mini #211 Reggie Jackson Pete Rose '73 MVPs NM
$7.50

2001 Upper Deck UD Heroes Of Baseball Game-Used Bat Reggie Jackson Yankees NYY
$6.99

2014 PANINI NATIONAL TREASURES REGGIE JACKSON AUTO BAT BOOKLET 25 YANKEES "MVP"
$70.00
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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:

 

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 Photo

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REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED SIGNED 1977 WORLD SERIES GAME 6 TICKET PSA DNA AUTO 3 HR's
$649.99

REGGIE JACKSON JSA AUTHENTICATED AUTOGRAPH MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SIGNED
$79.00

REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED YANKEES PHOTO PSA DNA AUTOGRAPH AUTHENTIC
$61.00

HOF REGGIE JACKSON LEGENDS SPORTS MEMORABILIA SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED CARD JSA CERT.
$47.96

REGGIE JACKSON & MARTINEZ RARE FATHER + SON SIGNED BROWN OAL BALL NY YANKEES JSA
$125.00

Reggie Jackson Signed New York Yankees 8x10 Photo STEINER
$194.99

RARE 1970'S PLAYING DAYS REGGIE JACKSON GU SIGNED AL MACPHAIL BASEBALL JSA COA
$349.00

REGGIE JACKSON MR. OCTOBER HOF 93 SIGNED AUTO A.L. BASEBALL JSA COA #K52644
$110.48

Reggie Jackson Autographed Signed 1969 Topps Rookie Card #260 PSA DNA #83706579
$239.00

Reggie Jackson Autographed Signed AL Baseball PSA DNA #X23165
$69.00

Reggie Jackson Autographed Signed 16x20 Photo New York Yankees PSA DNA #X30514
$99.00

Reggie Jackson Signed Autographed Baseball PSA DNA AUTHENTIC "Mr October"
$199.00

REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED JERSEY MR. OCTOBER 44 PSA DNA
$299.95

REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED AUTO 16X20 PHOTO BATTING NEW YORK YANKEES PSA AUTOGRAPHED
$79.00

NY YANKEES OAKLAND A'S REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED BASEBALL HOF 1993 JSA WITNESS
$79.95

Reggie Jackson Signed 16x20 Photo Oakland A's JSA
$99.99
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  1. I hv several cards id like to liquidate….a 71′ Reggie Jackson, a 93′ Nolan Ryan, an 87′ George Bell allstar card and a 91’Cecil Fielder to name a few..a response and offer wld be gr8ly appreciated..others available but only to serious collectors.

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