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
42 watchers
Bids: 19
Current Bid/Price (USD): $129.50
Time Left: 1 day 16 hours 37 minutes 28 seconds
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33 watchers
Bids: 20
Current Bid/Price (USD): $91.00
Time Left: 4 days 15 hours 58 minutes 18 seconds
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28 watchers
Bids: 20
Current Bid/Price (USD): $255.00
Time Left: 1 day 15 hours 49 minutes 57 seconds
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28 watchers
Bids: 10
Current Bid/Price (USD): $49.00
Time Left: 7 days 16 hours 38 minutes 9 seconds
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23 watchers
Bids: 8
Current Bid/Price (USD): $18.50
Time Left: 1 day 12 hours 42 minutes 22 seconds
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22 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $36.00
Time Left: 4 days 8 hours 39 minutes 53 seconds
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21 watchers
Bids: 16
Current Bid/Price (USD): $430.00
Time Left: 7 days 16 hours 44 minutes 42 seconds
The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball 10
18 watchers
Bids: 6
Current Bid/Price (USD): $11.05
Time Left: 3 days 17 hours 4 minutes 37 seconds
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15 watchers
Bids: 15
Current Bid/Price (USD): $37.00
Time Left: 7 days 14 hours 39 minutes 38 seconds
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15 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $1.30
Time Left: 4 days 14 hours 10 minutes 38 seconds
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12 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $20.50
Time Left: 4 days 14 hours 10 minutes 30 seconds
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11 watchers
Bids: 6
Current Bid/Price (USD): $31.00
Time Left: 7 days 16 hours 42 minutes 24 seconds
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11 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $2.34
Time Left: 17 hours 14 minutes 42 seconds
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11 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $49.99
Time Left: 4 days 5 hours 26 minutes 32 seconds
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10 watchers
Bids: 9
Current Bid/Price (USD): $11.50
Time Left: 7 days 16 hours 38 minutes 32 seconds
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10 watchers
Bids: 9
Current Bid/Price (USD): $46.00
Time Left: 14 hours 55 minutes 56 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 5
Current Bid/Price (USD): $7.50
Time Left: 4 days 8 hours 9 minutes 37 seconds
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9 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $1.04
Time Left: 2 days 15 hours 46 minutes 45 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $4.99
Time Left: 4 days 15 hours 20 minutes 14 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $7.50
Time Left: 4 days 14 hours 11 minutes 54 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 9
Current Bid/Price (USD): $14.50
Time Left: 7 days 16 hours 41 minutes 49 seconds
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8 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $3.99
Time Left: 3 days 8 hours 45 minutes 39 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $29.99
Time Left: 2 days 13 hours 55 minutes 34 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $15.50
Time Left: 4 days 14 hours 16 minutes 48 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $3.25
Time Left: 2 days 13 hours 46 minutes 34 seconds
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7 watchers
Bids: 11
Current Bid/Price (USD): $51.00
Time Left: 2 days 16 hours 54 minutes 51 seconds
The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball 29
7 watchers
Bids: 5
Current Bid/Price (USD): $5.00
Time Left: 16 hours 47 minutes 14 seconds
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6 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $10.00
Time Left: 7 hours 33 minutes 13 seconds
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6 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $19.00
Time Left: 1 day 15 hours 11 minutes 22 seconds
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6 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $59.99
Time Left: 2 days 16 hours 51 minutes 29 seconds
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6 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.78
Time Left: 4 days 13 hours 28 minutes 59 seconds
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6 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $4.44
Time Left: 3 days 12 hours 5 minutes 2 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $49.00
Time Left: 2 days 10 hours 44 minutes 36 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $50.00
Time Left: 5 days 6 hours 52 minutes 49 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $5.44
Time Left: 5 days 7 hours 7 minutes 47 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $5.00
Time Left: 4 days 14 hours 14 minutes 38 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 3
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.63
Time Left: 16 hours 43 minutes 18 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 4
Current Bid/Price (USD): $1.43
Time Left: 16 hours 44 minutes 23 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.83
Time Left: 16 hours 39 minutes 1 second
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5 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $34.99
Time Left: 4 days 9 hours 33 minutes 10 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $150.00
Time Left: 4 days 17 hours 52 minutes 46 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $19.95
Time Left: 1 day 14 hours 51 minutes 9 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $7.75
Time Left: 3 days 12 hours 15 minutes 2 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 6
Current Bid/Price (USD): $11.75
Time Left: 1 day 15 hours 40 minutes 32 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 4 days 16 hours 31 minutes 18 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 4 days 16 hours 34 minutes 59 seconds
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5 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $0.99
Time Left: 5 days 15 hours 41 minutes 49 seconds
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4 watchers
Bids: 2
Current Bid/Price (USD): $2.25
Time Left: 4 days 17 hours 1 minute 55 seconds
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4 watchers
Bids: 1
Current Bid/Price (USD): $5.00
Time Left: 4 days 14 hours 13 minutes 56 seconds
The Hottest Cards in 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball 52
4 watchers
Bids: 0
Current Bid/Price (USD): $5.00
Time Left: 4 days 14 hours 19 minutes 5 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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