By Susan Lulgjuraj | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor
The rookie autographs in 2013 Topps Chrome are selling well in the first week of its release. Guys such as Yasiel Puig, Wil Myers and Manny Machado have been good hits for sellers.
As in any Topps Chrome-type of product, any kind of color is a welcomed site.
Here are the top players out of 2013 Topps Chrome Baseball – consider them all on the Hot List.
High-graded cards sell for $100 or more. With Manning in the spotlight over these last three weeks, collectors are trying to grab his best Rookie Cards – and his 1998 Topps Chrome card is high on that list.
Prizm came out this past week with collectors jumping all over the Rookie Cards – a chrome-like enjoyment for many hockey fans. Yakupov’s cards have been selling among the best. His base Rookie Card often in double digits. And one Yakupov Prizm autograph that sold on eBay went for $199.99.
Since it seems to be a short-print, it could end up being a bargain. Who knows?
Galchenyuk has been another popular player on Rookie Cards this season. His cards also tend to be on the short-printed, adding another layer to the chase element.
Glover Teixeira is a lightweight UFC fighter who is close to getting a shot for the lightweight belt. Collectors have been spending decent money on his autograph cards recently, probably helped by a TKO win on Sept. 4 over Ryan Bader.