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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2016 Panini Pantheon Guilds Holo Platinum #89 1500 RBI Reggie Jackson Card
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2016 Panini Pantheon Guilds Holo Platinum #89 1500 RBI Reggie Jackson Card
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1979 O-Pee-Chee 374 Reggie Jackson DP NM #D203787
$5.44

1975 Topps 461 World Series Game 1 Reggie Jackson NM #D203622
$6.25

1979 O-Pee-Chee 374 Reggie Jackson DP NM #D203788
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1975 Topps 300 Reggie Jackson NM #D203594
$16.25

1975 Topps 461 World Series Game 1 Reggie Jackson NM #D203620
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1979 O-Pee-Chee 374 Reggie Jackson DP NM #D203786
$5.44

1979 Topps 700 Reggie Jackson DP NM #D203816
$5.00

1979 Topps 700 Reggie Jackson DP NM #D203815
$5.00

1979 Topps 700 Reggie Jackson DP NM #D203817
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1979 Topps 700 Reggie Jackson DP NM #D203819
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1975 Topps 461 World Series Game 1 Reggie Jackson NM-MT #D204535
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2002 Upper Deck Piece Of History The MVP Club Memorabilia #M-RJ Reggie Jackson
$7.74

2002 Upper Deck Piece Of History The MVP Club Memorabilia #M-RJ Reggie Jackson
$7.74

2002 Upper Deck Piece Of History The MVP Club Memorabilia #M-RJ Reggie Jackson
$7.75
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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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Yankees Reggie Jackson Signed Official ML Baseball JSA
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Reggie Jackson Framed 16x20 Photo Signed PSA DNA COA Autographed Mr. October ...
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Reggie Jackson Signed Auto Autographed 16x20 Photo "HOF 93" JSA COA NY Yankees
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All Century Team Signed Baseball Yogi Berra Whitey Ford Reggie Jackson PSA DNA
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Reggie Jackson SIGNED Baseball "Best Wishes" in case w COA JSA H 76789
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Reggie Jackson Signed Yankees 12x18 Photo PSA DNA COA
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Reggie Jackson (HOF 93) Signed Baseball Autograph Auto PSA DNA AB76181
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Reggie Jackson (Mr. October) Signed Baseball Autograph Auto PSA DNA AB76182
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Reggie Jackson (Mr. October) Signed Baseball Autograph Auto PSA DNA AB76183
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REGGIE JACKSON Signed AUTHENTIC MAGAZINE PAGE HOF New York Yankees PSA DNA COA
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JSA Authentic Signed Reggie Jackson "Mr October HOF 93" Auto Major League Ball
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Rare UDA Reggie Jackson Hall Of Fame Induction Signed Baseball Upper Deck COA
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1972 Oakland A's Official OAL Team Signed Baseball Reggie Jackson JSA
$795.00

Stan Musial Signed Autographed ONL Stat Baseball JSA Authentic Reggie Jackson
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1987 TOPPS REGGIE JACKSON SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED CARD JSA COA NY YANKEES HOF
$74.99

Reggie Jackson Autograph Signed 12X16 HOF Framed Photo UDA Hologram NIB Yankees
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Rob is a former member of The Cardboard Connection Writing Staff and co-host of Cardboard Connection Radio.He is an avid collector with over 20 years of active experience in the hobby.

User Comments

  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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