The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball

The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball

The flagship Topps baseball set is, traditionally, the most collected set of the year for a reason. A big one is the price. Compared to most every other current set, it's cheap. Fresh out of the gate, you can grab packs for a couple of dollars. Wait a few months and, once the dust settles, you can expect to pay even less. But just because buying in is (relatively) cheap, it doesn't mean some rare and high-end cards can't be found. You need a some luck, but they're out there. But it looks as though the odds might be a little more in your favor with 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball than in years past.

While still rare, there appears to be more autographs and hit-focused cards in the flagship product. These are the types of cards that garner the most attention on the secondary market. Because of the product's tradition and widespread appeal, a lot of these cards quickly make their way into personal collections and master sets adding a little urgency to get while they're available.

The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball 1Early on, some of the cards getting the most attention in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball are the Strata autographed memorabilia cards. After debuting in 2012 Topps Strata Football, the shadow box-style cards have made their way to the diamond. Most are redemptions, unfortunately, but a couple are live. The combination of novelty, quality and "cool factor" have been generating a lot of buzz.

As with past years, World Series relics and autographs are enticing team collectors, particular fans of the Red Sox. Even players who typically don't sell for much command a premium in these sets.

Of course, there are also the plentiful variation short prints. With so many of them to chase, collectors are looking for them for player collections, sets and holding onto them for the novelty factor.

Below is a real-time list of the most-watched 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball cards currently listed on eBay. While not all are the ones getting the highest bids, it does offer a gauge of what is drawing the most eyeballs and attention. The list will refresh on its own, so you may want to check back if you're tracking a particular card, insert set or just curious about what's happening with the popular release.

The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball 3
38 watchers
Bids: 31
Current Bid/Price (USD): $510.00
Time Left: 7 days 52 minutes 59 seconds
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25 watchers
Bids: 6
Current Bid/Price (USD): $51.36
Time Left: 1 day 23 hours 33 minutes 34 seconds
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25 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $6.50
Time Left: 6 days 23 hours 27 minutes 56 seconds
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24 watchers
Bids: 24
Current Bid/Price (USD): $56.00
Time Left: 1 day 15 hours 57 minutes 28 seconds
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23 watchers
Bids: 10
Current Bid/Price (USD): $50.00
Time Left: 6 days 22 hours 43 minutes 33 seconds
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23 watchers
Bids: 8
Current Bid/Price (USD): $20.00
Time Left: 38 minutes 40 seconds
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22 watchers
Bids: 5
Current Bid/Price (USD): $31.00
Time Left: 2 days 30 minutes 27 seconds
The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball 10
20 watchers
Bids: 6
Current Bid/Price (USD): $27.00
Time Left: 1 day 50 minutes 5 seconds
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19 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $12.50
Time Left: 5 days 1 hour 28 minutes 36 seconds
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18 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $26.00
Time Left: 1 day 56 minutes 43 seconds
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17 watchers
Bids: 13
Current Bid/Price (USD): $32.88
Time Left: 45 minutes 8 seconds
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17 watchers
Bids: 5
Current Bid/Price (USD): $3.25
Time Left: 2 days 1 hour 14 minutes 20 seconds
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16 watchers
Bids: 7
Current Bid/Price (USD): $17.50
Time Left: 4 days 23 hours 28 minutes 44 seconds
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13 watchers
Bids: 11
Current Bid/Price (USD): $6.05
Time Left: 3 hours 35 minutes 3 seconds
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13 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $17.50
Time Left: 1 hour 26 minutes 56 seconds
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13 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 4 days 2 hours 4 minutes 51 seconds
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13 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $15.00
Time Left: 1 day 1 hour 49 minutes 27 seconds
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13 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 3 days 23 hours 24 minutes 35 seconds
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13 watchers
Bids: 8
Current Bid/Price (USD): $5.50
Time Left: 4 days 1 hour 33 minutes 59 seconds
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13 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $15.50
Time Left: 1 day 38 minutes 33 seconds
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12 watchers
Bids: 18
Current Bid/Price (USD): $670.00
Time Left: 3 days 19 hours 59 minutes 1 second
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12 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $16.78
Time Left: 1 day 22 minutes 58 seconds
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12 watchers
Bids: 10
Current Bid/Price (USD): $30.01
Time Left: 6 days 58 minutes 42 seconds
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11 watchers
Bids: 15
Current Bid/Price (USD): $76.00
Time Left: 1 day 18 hours 33 minutes 15 seconds
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11 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $36.14
Time Left: 17 hours 49 minutes 25 seconds
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11 watchers
Bids: 9
Current Bid/Price (USD): $14.19
Time Left: 44 minutes 8 seconds
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11 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $18.50
Time Left: 1 day 56 minutes 49 seconds
The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball 30
11 watchers
Bids: 6
Current Bid/Price (USD): $75.00
Time Left: 1 day 22 hours 46 minutes 46 seconds
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10 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $4.25
Time Left: 24 minutes 59 seconds
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10 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 4 days 3 minutes 35 seconds
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10 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $20.50
Time Left: 2 days 22 hours 59 minutes 33 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 1 day 44 minutes 33 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 7
Current Bid/Price (USD): $47.00
Time Left: 6 days 19 hours 15 minutes 23 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 8
Current Bid/Price (USD): $51.00
Time Left: 1 day 12 hours 41 minutes 49 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $24.99
Time Left: 3 hours 10 minutes 7 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $11.50
Time Left: 4 days 38 minutes
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9 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $22.00
Time Left: 3 days 15 hours 34 minutes 4 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 5
Current Bid/Price (USD): $46.55
Time Left: 1 day 38 minutes 35 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 3 days 23 hours 24 minutes 12 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 9
Current Bid/Price (USD): $12.45
Time Left: 18 hours 36 minutes 12 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $104.99
Time Left: 1 day 13 hours 38 minutes 10 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 9
Current Bid/Price (USD): $12.50
Time Left: 4 days 1 hour 18 minutes 39 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $10.50
Time Left: 1 day 17 hours 23 minutes 59 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $11.35
Time Left: 6 days 22 minutes 59 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $6.00
Time Left: 27 minutes 8 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $5.00
Time Left: 2 days 1 minute 55 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $20.00
Time Left: 3 days 22 hours 24 minutes 40 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $10.00
Time Left: 1 day 21 hours 44 minutes 40 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $1.11
Time Left: 6 days 20 hours 44 minutes 8 seconds
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6 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $1.25
Time Left: 2 days 15 hours 7 minutes 32 seconds


Ryan Cracknell

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Ryan is a former member of The Cardboard Connection Writing Staff.   His collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee hockey in his pocket. Today, he continues to build sets, go after inserts with cool technologies, chase Montreal Expos and finish off his John Jaha master collection.

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