Vintage Willie Mays Baseball Card Timeline: 1951-1974

Vintage Willie Mays Baseball Card Timeline: 1951-1974

1951-1959

When it comes to vintage baseball cards, there's a certain royalty among players. Willie Mays stands near the top. One of the most beloved players in the game's history, he ranks among the career leaders in several major offensive categories. Willie Mays wasn't just a great player, he made baseball more exciting.

Today, there's no shortage of Willie Mays cards. He's been featured consistently in modern releases, including autographs and memorabilia cards. But for most collectors, it's the vintage Willie Mays baseball cards that are the most iconic.

Between 1951 and 1974, Bowman and Topps combined to release 56 cards in their mainstream sets. This doesn't include the dozens of oddball, insert and premium issues that were released over the same period. You can see all of the base set Bowman and Topps Willie Mays cards by navigating the tabs above. This includes both his main cards and subset cards like All-Stars and League Leaders.

Willie Mays Baseball Cards - 1951 to 1959

Click on the card names or images to shop for specific singles on eBay.

1951 Bowman Baseball Willie Mays RC #305

Willie Mays Image

1952 Bowman Willie Mays #218

1952 Bowman Willie Mays 198x300 Image

1952 Topps Willie Mays #261

1952 Topps Willie Mays 208x300 Image

1953 Topps Willie Mays #244

1953 Topps Willie Mays 207x300 Image

1954 Bowman Willie Mays #89

1954 Bowman Willie Mays 200x300 Image

1954 Topps Willie Mays #90

1954 Topps Baseball Willie Mays 213x300 Image

1955 Bowman Willie Mays #184

1955 Bowman Willie Mays Image

1955 Topps Willie Mays #194

1955 Topps Baseball Willie Mays Image

1956 Topps Willie Mays #130

1956 Topps Willie Mays Image

1957 Topps Willie Mays #10

1957 Topps Willie Mays 207x300 Image

1958 Topps Willie Mays #5

1958 Topps Willie Mays 215x300 Image

1958 Topps Willie Mays #436 Rival Fence Busters with Duke Snider

1958 Topps Willie Mays Duke Snider Image

1958 Topps Willie Mays #486 All-Star

1958 Topps Willie Mays All Star 212x300 Image

1959 Topps Willie Mays #50

1959 Topps Willie Mays 211x300 Image

1959 Topps Willie Mays #317 N.L. Hitting Kings with Richie Ashburn

1959 Topps Willie Mays 317 Image

1959 Topps Willie Mays #464 Baseball Thrills

1959 Topps Willie Mays 464 Image

1959 Topps Willie Mays #563 All-Star

1959 Topps Willie Mays 563 212x300 Image

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1958 TOPPS WILLIE MAYS
$20.60
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1957 Topps WILLIE MAYS Giants HOF #10 SGC 7.5
$599.99
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2012 TOPPS GOLD REFRACTOR WILLIE MAYS #261 "1952 TOPPS" BGS 9.5 GEM MINT
$79.99
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(19492) 1959 Topps 464 BB Thrill-Willie Mays catch series history Giants-GD
$12.75
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(25894) 1958 Topps 436 Rival Fence Busters-Willie Mays-Duke Snider-VGX
$27.50
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(25895) 1958 Topps 436 Rival Fence Busters-Willie Mays-Duke Snider-VGX
$30.00
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1958 Topps 486 AS Willie Mays PSA 6 (6683)
$120.00
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WILLIE MAYS TOPPS BASEBALL 5 CARD LOT 1958- 1967
$25.00
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1958 Topps Willie Mays & Duke Snider - Reival Fence Busters #436 Giants Dodgers
$15.30
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Willie Mays Duke Snider 1958 Topps Baseball Card PSA 5
$49.95
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WILLIE MAYS 1957 TOPPS ***PSA 2*** Looks Much Better! I Combine Shipping
$55.99
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1957 Topps #10 Willie Mays - BVG 5.5
$299.99
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1959 Topps #317 Richie Ashburn and Willie Mays N.L. HITTING STARS
$40.00
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1959 Topps #563 Willie Mays All Star Hight SGC EX 5
$49.50
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1959 Topps Willie Mays Baseball Thrills 1954 World Series #464 EX-MT
$14.99
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1955 Bowman #184 Willie Mays - New York Giants, Excellent - Mint Condition!
$112.50
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1960-1964

Willie Mays Baseball Cards - 1960 to 1964

1960 Topps Willie Mays #200

1960 Topps Willie Mays Image

1960 Topps Willie Mays #7 Master & Mentor with Bill Rigney

1960 Topps Willie Mays 7 Rigney Image

1960 Topps Willie Mays #564 All-Star

1960 Topps Willie Mays 564 AS Image

1961 Topps Willie Mays #150

1961 Topps Willie Mays Image

1961 Topps Willie Mays #41 National League Batting Leaders with Dick Groat, Norm Larker and Roberto Clemente

1961 Topps Willie Mays 41 NL BA Image

1961 Topps Willie Mays #482 National League MVP

1961 Topps Willie Mays 482 MVP 213x300 Image

1961 Topps Willie Mays #579 All-Star

1961 Topps Willie Mays 579 AS 211x300 Image

1962 Topps Willie Mays #300

1962 Topps Willie Mays 213x300 Image

1962 Topps Willie Mays #18 Managers' Dream with Mickey Mantle

1962 Topps Mickey Mantle 18 Managers Dream Willie Mays 213x300 Image

1962 Topps Willie Mays #54 National League Home Run Leaders with Orlando Cepeda and Frank Robinson

1962 Topps Willie Mays 54 211x300 Image

1962 Topps Willie Mays #395 All-Star

1962 Topps Willie Mays 395 209x300 Image

1963 Topps Willie Mays #300

1963 Topps Willie Mays Image

1963 Topps Willie Mays #3 National League Home Run Leaders with Hank Aaron, Frank Robinson, Ernie Banks and Orlando Cepeda

1963 Topps Willie Mays 3 212x300 Image

1963 Topps Willie Mays #138 Pride of N.L. with Stan Musial

1963 Topps Willie Mays Stan Musial 214x300 Image

1964 Topps Willie Mays #150

1964 Topps Willie Mays 213x300 Image

1964 Topps Willie Mays #9 National League Home Run Leaders with Hank Aaron, Willie McCovey and Orlando Cepeda

1964 Topps Willie Mays 9 210x300 Image

1964 Topps Willie Mays #306 Giants Gunners with Orlando Cepeda

1964 Topps Willie Mays 306 214x300 Image

1964 Topps Willie Mays #423 Tops in NL with Hank Aaron

1964 Topps Willie Mays 423 215x300 Image

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1964 TOPPS #150 WILLIE MAYS VGEX MIS-CUT *89859
$19.00
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Hank Aaron Willie Mays 1964 Topps Baseball Card #423 Tops In NL Braves Giants NL
$39.87
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(19320) 1961 Topps 150 Willie Mays Giants-VGX
$45.00
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1961 Topps WILLIE MAYS # 150 EX
$18.27
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(19567) 1964 Topps 423 Tops In NL-Hank Aaron-Willie Mays-PR
$20.00
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1962 TOPPS MICKEY MANTLE WILLIE MAYS MANAGERS DREAM PSA 5 EX
$69.99
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1960 TOPPS WILLIE MAYS # 200 !!
$44.99
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1962 TOPPS # 300 WILLIE MAYS SGC 50 !!
$99.99
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1964 WILLIE MAYS TOPPS # 150 !!
$54.99
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WILLIE MAYS 1961 TOPPS #150 ***PSA GRADED 5*** VINTAGE GIANTS HOF
$42.99
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SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS 1961 Topps Team Willie Mays 167 PSA 6 EX MINT
$79.99
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WILLIE MAYS LOT (3) PSA TOPPS GRADED CARDS:1960 #200 1962 #300, 1972 #49! Giants
$124.99
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1962 Topps Mickey Mantle Willie Mays #18 Baseball Card
$9.00
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1964 Topps Willie Mays Card # 150 BVG 6.5 EX-MT+
$84.95
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1960 Topps Baseball Master & Mentor Willie Mays Bill Rigney Baseball Card #7
$7.20
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TOPPS 1962 BASEBALL BUCKS: WILLIE MAYS SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
$73.04
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1965-1969

Willie Mays Baseball Cards - 1965 to 1969

1965 Topps Willie Mays #250

1965 Topps Willie Mays 209x300 Image

1965 Topps Willie Mays #4 National League Home Run Leaders with Billy Williams, Johnny Callison, Orlando Cepeda and Jim Hart

1965 Topps Willie Mays 4 210x300 Image

1965 Topps Willie Mays #6 National League RBI Leaders with Ken Boyer and Ron Santo

1965 Topps Willie Mays 6 210x300 Image

1966 Topps Willie Mays #1

1966 Topps Willie Mays 210x300 Image

1966 Topps Willie Mays #215 National League Batting Leaders with Roberto Clemente and Hank Aaron

1966 Topps Willie Mays 215 Image

1966 Topps Willie Mays #217 National League Home Run Leaders with Willie McCovey and Billy Williams

1966 Topps Willie Mays 217 Image

1966 Topps Willie Mays #219 National League RBI Leaders with Deron Johnson and Frank Robinson

1966 Topps Willie Mays 219 Image

1967 Topps Willie Mays #200

1967 Topps Willie Mays Image

1967 Topps Willie Mays #191 Checklist

1967 Topps Willie Mays 191 Image

1967 Topps Willie Mays #244 National League Home Run Leaders with Hank Aaron and Richie Allen

1967 Topps Willie Mays 244 Image

1967 Topps Willie Mays #423 Fence Busters with Willie McCovey

1967 Topps Willie Mays 423 211x300 Image

1968 Topps Willie Mays #50

1968 Topps Willie Mays 212x300 Image

1968 Topps Willie Mays #490 Super Stars with Harmon Killebrew and Mickey Mantle

1968 Topps Willie Mays 490 Image

1969 Topps Willie Mays #190

1969 Topps Willie Mays 207x300 Image

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Willie Mays Willie McCovey 1965 Topps baseball cards with picture nicely framed
$210.00
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1966 Topps Baseball Lot Of 3, 1 Willie Mays,100,500 Acceptable Non Graded
$49.99
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1965 Topps Batting Leaders Card #215 Roberto Clemente Hank Aaron Willie Mays
$14.99
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44 Topps 1967 Baseball Cards including Willie Mays,Gil Hodges, etc.
$295.00
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(19120) 1967 Topps 244 NL HR Leaders-Hank Aaron-Willie Mays-Richie Allen-EM
$20.00
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1965 Topps EMB 27 Willie Mays PSA 5 (3089)
$39.00
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1965 TOPPS '64 NL RBI LDRS KEN BOYER FON SANTO WILLIE MAYS VG EX #6 CENTERED
$5.00
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WILLIE MAYS TOPPS BASEBALL 5 CARD LOT 1958- 1967
$25.00
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1968 Topps Baseball #50 Willie Mays #2
$31.99
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1965 Topps #4 NL HR Leaders Willie Mays PSA 8 60091444
$200.00
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LOT OF 2 1968 TOPPS GAME PIECE INSERT CARDS - Willie Mays VG-EX+
$7.99
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1969 Topps #190 Willie Mays G VG B553947
$22.25
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1967 Topps #200 Willie Mays UER VG B574697
$27.25
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1967 Topps #200 Willie Mays UER G VG B574688
$27.25
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1966 Topps #1 Willie Mays VGEX B574703
$67.50
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1966 Topps #1 Willie Mays VGEX B574704
$67.50
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1970-1974

Willie Mays Baseball Cards - 1970 to 1974

1970 Topps Willie Mays #600

1970 Topps Willie Mays 212x300 Image

1971 Topps Willie Mays #600

1971 Topps Willie Mays 210x300 Image

1972 Topps Willie Mays #49

1972 Topps Willie Mays 212x300 Image

1972 Topps Willie Mays #50 In Action

1972 Topps Willie Mays 50 214x300 Image

1973 Topps Willie Mays #305

1973 Topps Willie Mays 214x300 Image

1973 Topps Willie Mays #1 All-Time Home Run Leaders with Babe Ruth and Hank Aaron

1973 Topps Willie Mays 1 213x300 Image

1974 Topps Willie Mays #473 World Series Game 2

1974 Topps Willie Mays 473 212x300 Image

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Willie Mays 1972 Topps Card # 50 ( In Action)
$14.99
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1973 TOPPS #305 WILLIE MAYS
$8.00
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1973 - TOPPS WILLIE MAYS #305
$14.99
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1972 Topps #49 Willie Mays EX C553068
$13.25
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1972 Topps #50 Willie Mays IA EX+ C571702
$9.00
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1971 Topps #600 Willie Mays G VG B574692
$18.25
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1972 topps Willie mays
$8.00
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1972 topps #49 WILLIE MAYS giants BGS BCCG 9
$45.00
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1972 Topps Willie Mays #49, 50 Baseball Cards +bonus (San Francisco Giants) EX+
$5.95
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1972 TOPPS WILLIE MAYS #49 (40.00) EX+ F5163
$12.00
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Willie Mays 1973 Topps #305 baseball Card
$30.00
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1973 #1 Babe Ruth Hank Aaron Willie Mays & 1976 #345 Babe Ruth Topps card lot
$9.98
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1972 Topps Willie Mays #49
$39.99
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3032* 1973 Topps # 305 Willie Mays Ex-Mt
$35.00
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3557* 1973 Topps # 305 Willie Mays Vg-Ex
$15.00
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1971 TOPPS #600 WILLIE MAYS EXCELLENT EX SET BREAK JUL4A
$29.99
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