Robin Yount Cards, Rookie Cards and Autographed Memorabilia Guide

Robin Yount

Date of Birth: 9/16/1955
Rookie Card Year: 1975
Investment Rating: 6.5


Overview

One of the most popular players of his era, Robin Yount cards and autographed memorabilia are still appreciated by collector's today. Yount spent his entire 20-year career with the Milwaukee Brewers. Upon retiring, he amassed 3,142 hits, a career batting average of .285 and 1,406 runs batted in. His Hall of Fame-worthy numbers were acknowledged in 1999 with his induction his first time on the ballot.

Robin Yount has rookie cards, all produced in 1975. He also has three oddball cards that might not be seen by most as rookie cards, however, player collectors still acknowledge their importance.

All three of Yount's rookie cards are very similar in design. The most iconic is found in 1975 Topps Baseball. He also has a shrunken down version in 1975 Topps Mini Baseball. Finally, there's the 1975 O-Pee-Chee Robin Yount that is virtually identical to the Topps cards.

Among the early oddball Robin Yount cards are two in 1975 Hostess. The 1975 SSPC card is among the toughest early Yount cards.

Robin Yount's first certified autograph cards were produced in 1999 by Upper Deck. He has autographs in 1999 SP Baseball and two in 1999 Upper Deck Retro. His first memorabilia cards came in 1999 Upper Deck Ultimate Victory.

With regards to the value of Robin Yount's autographed memorabilia, it is reflective of the fact that he is widely considered to be one of Milwaukee's all-time greats. As a member of the 3,000 Hit Club, he is a must for many collectors. A willing and friendly in-person signer, Yount also participates in the occasional regional and national sports collectibles show.

Robin Yount Rookie Card Checklist

1975 O-Pee-Chee Robin Yount RC #223

1975 O-Pee-Chee Robin Yount

Identical in design to the standard Topps card, the primary difference is the bilingual card back that's in both English and French for the Canadian market. It's also significantly tougher to find that its Topps cousin.

1975 Topps Robin Yount RC #223

1975 Topps Robin Yount

The two-tone borders of the 1975 Topps baseball set are divisive among the collecting community. Some love them, others loathe them. The large shadowed block letters on the top of the card made searching for your favorite team very easy. A facsimile signature, player name and position towards the bottom of the card provide just the right amount of detail. The player image is large and in this case is a posed photo of Yount in the field. While the card isn't quite as valuable as it once was, it's still one of the most iconic and popular cards of the decade.

1975 Topps Mini Robin Yount RC #223

1975 Topps Robin Yount

These mini cards are part a limited test release. This makes them rarer than the regular Topps version. It has the same design as the regular issue but shrunken down to 2 1/4" by 3 1/8".

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1976 Topps # 316 Robin Yount NM-MT
$7.00

1984 Topps Tiffany "ROBIN YOUNT"
$6.50

ROBIN YOUNT 2006 UD EPIC MATERIALS GAME USED JERSEY#145
$6.99

1976 Topps Robin Yount Milwaukee Brewers #316 Baseball Card
$19.99

1982 TOPPS #435 ROBIN YOUNT LOT OF 67 NMMT B32059
$26.35

2000 UPPER DECK HITTER'S CLUB #59 ROBIN YOUNT HOF POP 1 PSA 9 B1613961-908
$5.99

2004 HALL OF FAME #28 ROBIN YOUNT HOF POP 1 PSA 9 B1613970-897
$5.99

2003 UPPER DECK SWEET SPOT CLASSIC #74 ROBIN YOUNT HOF POP 2 PSA 10 B1613747-822
$10.99

P303 - 18 ct lot Robin Yount Milwaukee Brewers HOFer Quality Baseball Cards MINT
$6.74

1976 TOPPS # 316 ROBIN YOUNT PSA 8 23847616
$11.61

1977 Topps Robin Yount Milwaukee Brewers #635 Baseball Card
$8.00

Robin Yount 2012 Topps Series 2 1982 Milwaukee Brewers Gold Ring Card
$19.99

1991 Star Millennium Robin Yount Milwaukee Brewers All Stats Card #4 PSA 9 MINT
$18.95

1991 Star Millennium Robin Yount Milwaukee Brewers 1982 MVP Card #5 PSA 9 MINT
$18.95

2007 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection Star Materials Robin Yount Brewers HOF SM-RY
$12.00

2004 LEGENDS PAUL MOLITOR ROBIN YOUNT MONEY FINGERS BANDO COOPER 6-RELIC #31 100
$69.99
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Autograph Guide

Robin Yount Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find an example of what Robin Yount'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 companySome of the trusted sources within the sports memorabilia market include the following companies: PSA, JSA, Steiner, Mounted Memories and Tristar. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.

Robin Yount Cut Signature Exemplar

Robin Yount Signature Example

Robin Yount Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Robin Yount 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. A very easy to discern signature written in cursive.
  2. The signature is written on a slight elevated plane for the first name and near horizontal for the last.
  3. The signature is defined by the over-sized letters "R" and "Y."
  4. The "R" is printed with a large guitar pick shaped loop.
  5. The "o" and the "b" are written so that the first flows into the second without a pen lift.
  6. He uses the rise in the "b" as an implied "i" with just a dot and it also serves as the letter "n."
  7. The "Y" is lower case in nature with a swooping line that again forms a guitar pick shape.
  8. The "o" is similar to the first but slightly smaller, the "u" and "n" are formed in a way that they look nearly identical.
  9. The signature finishes with a crossed "t" resembling a star because the pen does not lift for the cross.

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Robin Yount Signed 1993 Upper Deck Card PSA DNA Gem Mint 10 Auto'd #SP5 Brewers
$124.99

BREWERS ROBIN YOUNT "HOF 99" SIGNED AUTHENTIC OML BASEBALL PSA DNA #X34128
$89.99

1993 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT VAUGHN JAHA
$159.99

1981 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT PAUL MOLITOR
$199.99

1989 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT FRANCONA HIGUERA
$199.99

1976 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT FRISELLA
$199.99

1983 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT KUENN SUTTON
$199.99

1974 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT ROOKIE
$249.99

1987 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT PAUL MOLITOR
$199.99

1979 MILWAUKEE BREWERS TEAM SIGNED BASEBALL JSA LOA ROBIN YOUNT PAUL MOLITOR
$199.99

Robin Yount Signed Framed 11x14 Photo Display JSA Brewers B
$89.99

Robin Yount Milwaukee Brewers Signed 8 X 10 Photo PSA
$75.00

BREWERS ROBIN YOUNT SIGNED AUTHENTIC 8X10 PHOTO AUTOGRAPH PSA DNA #S67507
$69.99

Robin Yount Signed 8x10 Photo AUTO JSA COA Milwaukee Brewers HOF
$27.00

Robin Yount Signed 1981 Donruss - PSA DNA
$32.00

BREWERS ROBIN YOUNT SIGNED AUTHENTIC 8X10 PHOTO AUTOGRAPHED PSA DNA #U89998
$69.99
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