Topps readies Masahiro Tanaka Relic cards for six upcoming products
By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor
Masahiro Tanaka‘s game-used uniforms are coming to Topps baseball cards.
The company announced on Thursday that it has acquired game-used items for Relic cards of the New York Yankees pitcher and that the Relics will appear in six upcoming baseball products.
Tanaka will have Relics in Tier One (June 4), Allen & Ginter (July 11), Bowman Platinum (Aug. 1), Triple Threads (Sept. 12), Topps Updates and Five Star (dates TBD).
After his victory Wednesday night, the Japanese right-hander is 6-0 with a 2.17 ERA and 66 strikeouts in 58-plus innings.
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