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2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Cards

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Cards


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Marking the end of the flagship line for the '18 season, 2018 Topps Update Series Baseball goes big on the MLB rookies and trades to fill out the roster.

Box formats include Hobby, with one autograph or relic, and Hobby Jumbo, which contains one autograph and two relics per box. An added incentive for collectors, Update is part of the Silver Pack 1983 Chrome promo that rewards box purchases with free packs. Each Hobby box is good for one pack, while Jumbo earns two.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Base

Joining Series 1 and Series 2, 2018 Topps Update Series Baseball brings 300 more base cards to the flagship mix. The familiar parallel lineup is also in play.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Base Parallels

  • Rainbow Foil - 1:10 packs
  • Gold - #/2,018
  • Vintage Stock - #/99
  • Independence Day - #/76
  • Black - #/66 (Hobby/Jumbo)
  • Mother's Day Hot Pink - #/50
  • Father's Day Powder Blue - #/50
  • Memorial Day Camo - #/25
  • Negative
  • Platinum - 1/1
  • Printing Plates - 1/1

Although early details are sparse, 2018 Update MLB has SP and SSP Variations, with limited short print autographs.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Inserts

Continuing a few insert lines while sprinkling in some new choices, the 2018 Topps Update Series Baseball checklist is anything but small. Topps Salute returns with subsets for Rookies, Game Changers and Legendary All-Stars. And 1983 Topps is again a featured design, highlighting rookies and traded players.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball

As far as the new options, An International Affair dives into the many foreign stars. In addition, Don't Blink is for some of the quickest players on the base paths, and Storybook Endings helps celebrate the last season for a baseball legend.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball

Each insert comes in various parallels, including Blue, Black (#/299), Gold (#/50), Red (#/10) and Platinum (1/1). The three new sets have autographed versions, numbered to 10 or less, as well.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Autographs / Relics

Offering the majority of the signatures in Update, the Topps Salute Autograph and 1983 Topps Baseball Autograph lines expand the standard inserts. Salute has Red (#/25 or less) and Platinum (1/1) parallels, while 1983 includes Black (#/99 or less), Gold (#/50 or less), Red (#/10 or less; Hobby only), and Platinum (1/1; Hobby/Jumbo only).

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A high-end favorite in flagship, Topps Reverence Autograph Patch (#/10) cards are back as Hobby/Jumbo exclusives. Parallels include Red (#/5) and Platinum (1/1).

Working with an All-Star Game theme, the All-Star Stitches insert highlights relics from top players in Blue (#/50), Gold (#/25) and Red (1/1) versions. Additional sets under the All-Star line consist of Dual (#/25), Triple (#/25) and Jumbo Patch (#/5 or less).

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball

Rare signed cards come in the All-Star Stitches Autograph (#/25 or less), Dual Autograph (#/25 or less) and Autograph Jumbo Patch sets. These each have Gold (#/10 or less) and Red (1/1) parallels.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball

All issued as one-of-ones, Own the Name contains nameplate jersey letters and is exclusive to Hobby/Jumbo. The Cut Signature cards are another elusive hit.

Closing out 2018 Topps Update Series Baseball, manufactured MLB Postseason Logo Patch cards feature the more recent playoff stars. These new commemorative relics offer Gold (#/99), Blue (#/50), Red (#/10) and Platinum (1/1) parallels, plus Autograph cards numbered to just 10.

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball

Estimated Release Date: 10/17/2018
Hobby Configuration: 10 cards per pack, 36 packs per box, 12 boxes per case
Hobby Jumbo Configuration:
 50 cards per pack, 10 packs per box, 6 boxes per case

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Hobby Box Break

  • 1 Autograph or Relic Card
  • 3 Rainbow Foil Parallels

2018 Topps Update Series Baseball Hobby Jumbo Box Break

  • 1 Autograph Card
  • 2 Relic Cards

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These are mock-up images and not final cards. Contents and designs are subject to change. 

2018 Topps Baseball Update Series Hobby Jumbo Box (Pre-Order) $135.00
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  1. With Ohtani being pictured in the update series you wonder if he will have a series 2 rookie card? Like last season its looking like series 2 will basically have almost no notable rookie cards as Acuna and Torres will most likely be released in this update set also.

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