1968 Topps Baseball Cards

1968 Topps Nolan Ryan 1968 Topps Nolan Ryan Back

1968 Topps Baseball Cards

Set Info

Manufacturer: Topps
Year of Issue: 1968
Set Size: 598 Cards
Card Size: 2-1/2″ x 3-1/2”

Series

High Series: 498-598

Set Description

The 1968 Topps baseball card set features 598 standard size cards, which measure 2½” by 3½”, printed with an unusual speckled frame. The subsets for the 1968 Topps baseball cards are league leaders (1-12), World Series highlights (151-158), and the Sporting New All-Stars Selections (361-380). The high number series (498-598) is slightly more difficult and expensive to collect. The set is best known for containing the rookie card of Nolan Ryan. In terms of scarcity, relative to other cards from the 50s and 60s, 1968 Topps cards are readily available and not extremely difficult to find in high grade.

1968 Topps Mickey Mantle 1968 Topps Johnny Bench
1968 Topps Hank Aaron 1968 Topps Pete Rose
1968 Topps Roberto Clemente 1968 Topps Willie Mays
Price Guide (Complete Set)
  • VG – $600
  • EX – $900
  • NM – $1800
Key Rookies
  • 177 – Nolan Ryan
  • 247 – Johnny Bench
Key Stars
  • 280 – Mickey Mantle
  • 490 – Killebrew/Mantle/Mays
Errors & Variations
  • No significant errors
Important Notes
  • Centering issues are common
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3 Responses to “1968 Topps Baseball Cards”

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  1. Valdemar Belmares says:

    I just purchased a pack of 1968 Topps Baseball Series 7 and I am having a hard time finding out the numbers of that series. Can you help? Who is good in that series?

  2. larry says:

    looking for 1968 nolan

  3. larry says:

    looking for 1968 ryan

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