2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens ESPN 30 for 30 Baseball Cards ChecklistBrand: Online Exclusives
2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens highlights the ESPN 30 for 30 documentary with an exclusive set.
First airing on September 14 and September 15, the multi-part show is reflected with four different sets released straight from Topps.
"Directed by Nick Davis, the documentary tells the story of the 1986 Mets, one of the most dominating, infamous, and magical teams of all-time and their incredible season in one of the greatest cities in the world."
2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens ESPN 30 for 30 Set Details
Celebrating the 1986 New York Mets and their World Series win, 2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens has a 40-card base set that is issued in four different parts. These releases mirror the four parts of the ESPN series from executive producers Jimmy Kimmel and Sal "Cousin Sal" Iacono.
Selling for $19.99, each box contains 10 cards that showcase the 1986 Topps Baseball design.
Chase inserts include limited base parallels and sticker autographs. The overall odds for these hits were not provided.
Each print-to-order set is sold for seven days and offers free SmartPost shipping.
Other 2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens ESPN 30 for 30 Cards
Additionally, there are cards sold separately that are still under the Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens banner.
This includes Project70-esque cards from artist Joe Petruccio (a.k.a Joey Paints). These are sold for $19.99 per card and the framed Artist Proof version sells for $99.99.
Fans can also find limited on-card autographs. Boxer Mike Tyson is one of the choices and his signed cards start at $149.99.
Other on-card subjects include Jimmy Kimmel ($299.99+) and Cousin Sal ($79.99+).
Release Date: September 14 (Part 1 and 2); September 15 (Part 3 and 4)
Product Configuration: 10 cards per box
2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens Cards Box Break ($19.99)
- 10 Cards
2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens Checklist
Subject to change.
Base ESPN 30 for 30 Set Checklist
1 Darryl Strawberry introduced - 1980 #1 overall Draft Pick
2 Keith Hernandez introduced - 1983 arrival
3 Davey Johnson named manager - 1984 arrival
4 Dwight Gooden arrives from minors
5 The Magic of Doc - 1984 ROY Campaign
6 Gary Carter introduced - 1985 arrival
7 Lenny Dykstra introduced - 1985 arrival
8 Mookie Wilson - Mets speedy veteran - part of club since 1980
9 Dwight Gooden - 1985 NL Cy Young Award winner
10 Frank Cashen building a contender
Part 2 - Order boxes on Topps.
11 Bob Ojeda added to the mix - 1985 offseason & “These guys are nuts”
12 1986 Mets Spring Training - “Expectations”
13 Davey Johnson - Predicts Mets will “dominate”
14 April sweep of St. Louis - Whitey Herzog says “It’s over”
15 “America’s Team” - Mets appearing in commercials & tv
16 “On the Town” - Keith and Darryl at nightclub
17 “Plane Society” - Artwork by Joey Paints Petruccio
18 Gary Carter takes a “curtain call”
19 Ray Knight “waves” out HR on July 3
20 Lenny Dykstra & Wally Backman - a “wild boys” style of play
Part 3 - Order boxes on Topps.
21 Mike Tyson visits the Mets
22 Keith Hernandez takes time for a crossword puzzle
23 “Let’s Go Mets!” Mets human pyramid
24 Strawberry swing for the fences
25 NL East Clincher - September 17 - Fans storm Shea Stadium field
26 NLCS Game 2 - Bobby O.’s complete game
27 NLCS Game 3 - Lenny’s walkoff homer in the 9th
28 NLCS Game 5 - Doc vs. Nolan
29 NLCS Game 5 - “The Kid” walks it off in the 12th
30 NLCS Game 6 - Mets win the pennant!
Part 4 - Order boxes on Topps.
31 WS Game 3 - Ojeda comes up clutch again
32 WS Game 4 - Gary slugs a pair of homers; all tied up
33 WS Game 6 - Stanley’s wild pitch, Mitchell scores
34 WS Game 6 - Mookie & Buckner - baseball history
35 WS Game 6 - Pandemonium in Queens
36 WS Game 7 - Ray’s HR locks up WS MVP
37 WS Game 7 - The Last Out and celebration
38 WS Game 7 - Players embrace
39 WS Parade - Canyon of Heroes
40 Team Photo - A Year to Remember
Autographs Set Checklist
Other 2021 Topps Once Upon a Time in Queens Cards Checklist
Art Set by Joey Paints Set Checklist
2 The Spirit of '86
4 Jumping for Joy
Autographs Set Checklist