1938 Goudey Baseball Cards

Goudey Jimmy Foxx
Set Description

The 1938 Goudey Heads-Up baseball card set consists of 47 cards measuring 2-3/8″ by 2-7/8″. The 1938 Goudey Heads-Up baseball cards are number from 241-288. The set is most well know for containing the rookie card of Joe DiMaggio. The set is comprised of two smaller sets, one subset only shows the player on the front, while the other subset shows the player and cartoon sketches in the background.

Important Notes

One of the tougher Goudey sets to find
Comprised of two subsets, one with cartoon and one without
Common belief is that the cartoon series are tougher to find, but in reality they are more plentiful than the first “plain” version

Set Info

Manufacturer: Goudey
Year of Issue: 1938
Set Size: 49 Cards
Card Size: 2-3/8” x 2-7/8”



Price Guide (Complete Set)


Errors & Variations

No significant errors or variations

Key Rookies

250 – Joe Dimaggio
264 – Bob Feller
274 – Joe Dimaggio
288 – Bob Feller

Key Stars

249 – Jimmy Foxx
273 – Jimmy Foxx

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