Top MiLB prospects get the retro treatment in 2020 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball. Each Hobby box contains one autograph, one relic and one box topper.
2020 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball Base / Inserts
Showcasing the memorable black borders of '71, there are 200 cards in the base set. Parallels include Blue Border (#/99), White Border (#/50) and Red Border (1/1) options. In addition, Gold Border cards fall one per case.
2020 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball also includes Base Short Prints at 1:6 packs, plus Base Image Variations for 10 players.
Moving to the inserts, 1971 Scratch Off (1:4.5 packs) revisits the baseball card game of the past. There is also a nod to the Bazooka Gum box cards via 1971 Bazooka Numbered Test (1:6 packs).
Do you want your own card in the product? The Make Your Pro Debut promo, falling 1:9 packs, gives fans a shot at cardboard glory in 2021.
2020 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball Autographs / Relics
With two hits per Hobby box, collectors can look forward to one autograph and one relic. The 2020 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball checklist supplies a few choices of each.
Real One Autographs is the main signature line, adding Blue Border (#/99), White Border (#/50), Image Border Removal (#/25) and Red Border (1/1) parallels. In addition, the limited Real One Dual Autograph cards have only 20 copies.
Also in play, Base Image Variation Autograph cards are numbered to 50. Other retro-styled options include 1971 Scratch Off Autographs (#/99) and 1971 Topps All-Star Rookies Autographs (Base - #/50; Red - 1/1). These stand out given that they only display the player's head.
Heritage staples fill out the memorabilia lineup that consists of Clubhouse Collection Relics and 1971 Mint Relics (#/99). The CCR cards also have Blue (#/99), Black (#/50), Orange (#/25) and Red Patch (1/1) parallels, while the coin cards add Black Quarter (#/50), Red Quarter (1/1) and Autograph (#/10) versions.
Finally, fans can find some new amongst all the old. The Futures of the Pastime Relic Autograph insert is capped at 25 copies.
2020 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball Box Toppers
Dropping in each Hobby box, 1971 Topps Greatest Moments Boxloader identifies key performances for up-and-coming players. The rare Autograph edition has just 25 copies.
Estimated Release Date: September 23, 2020
Product Configuration: 8 cards per pack, 18 packs per box, 12 boxes per case
2020 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball Hobby Box Break
- 1 Autograph, 1 Relic and 1 Box Topper
These are mock-up images and not final cards. Designs and contents are subject to change.