2021 Panini Absolute Baseball CardsBrand: Absolute Memorabilia
Year two of the standalone MLBPA reboot, 2021 Panini Absolute Baseball makes some changes.
Although the 2020 version delivered four autographs and two relics in the 10-card Hobby boxes, 2021 drops that down to two autographs and two relics per box.
See also: 2020 Panini Absolute Baseball Cards
2021 Panini Absolute Baseball Base / Inserts
Covering 100 players, the 2021 Panini Absolute Baseball base set adds Hobby-only parallels to the mix.
2021 Panini Absolute Baseball Base Parallels Breakdown
- Holo Silver - #/199
- Spectrum Blue - #/149
- Spectrum Red - #/99
- Spectrum Gold - #/10
- Spectrum Black - 1/1
- Printing Plates - 1/1
Among the inserts, true legends occupy the Icons set, which features 15 players "who not only transcended the game, but the entire sports world."
Bringing a little extra lightning to the plate, Power identifies the 15 greatest sluggers.
2021 Panini Absolute Baseball Autographs / Relics
Of course, the 2021 Panini Absolute Baseball checklist is not light on hits either. Iconic Ink covers the past, present and future with single and multi-signed autographs.
Tools of the Trade is another returning staple for collectors. It comes in double, triple, quad and six-swatch versions.
The product also utilizes a variety of signing surfaces for the rookies, including baseball skins (Rookie Baseball Material Signatures) and wood pieces.
In addition, the self-explanatory Patches offers 100 names in the relic-filled set.
Estimated Release Date: May 26, 2021
Hobby Configuration: 10 cards per pack, 2 packs per box, 10 boxes per case
2021 Panini Absolute Baseball Hobby Box Break Average
- 2 Autographs
- 2 Relics
- 1 #'d Insert
These are mock-up images and not final cards. Designs and contents are subject to change.