As baseball fans welcome back the return of baseball with open arms, the Topps Company, exclusive trading card partner of Major League Baseball, will celebrate the return of baseball with the highly anticipated Series 2 collection. The new 350-card set continues the 2020 theme of honoring the greatest moments in baseball from the past seven decades, with new base cards and inserts dedicated to all-stars, rookies and legends.

The new 350-card Topps Series 2 set will highlight Topps’ Player of the Decade, Mike Trout, exclusive autograph cards from Derek Jeter, Gavin Lux and much more. Valley News/Courtesy photo

Highlights from the Topps Series 2 Collection include: autographed cards from Derek Jeter, Mike Trout and Gavin Lux, a 10-card set honoring Topps Player of the Decade, Mike Trout, and 25 randomly inserted tickets for Topps’ first-ever “Celebration of the Decades” event, giving baseball fans a chance to meet current and former MLB Players in Las Vegas to celebrate the past seven decades of Topps baseball cards.

The set will also include rookie cards from Chicago White Sox’s Luis Robert, Toronto Blue Jays’ Shun Yamaguchi and Cincinnati Reds’ Shogo Akiyama. Texas Rangers player base cards with the Globe Life Field Inaugural Season logo, marking the first time Topps has put a logo on a Base card to honor a stadium Topps Series 2 Hobby Boxes offer either an autographed card or exclusive relic card, while the Topps Series 2 Jumbo Hobby Boxes guarantee an autograph plus two memorabilia cards or manufactured relics. Starting June 26, Topps Series 2 will be available online at www.topps.com and at Walmart, Target and hobby stores.

Topps, the exclusive trading card partner of the Major League Baseball, is officially launching their Series 2 baseball card collection this week, just in time for the return of Major League Baseball. Valley News/Courtesy photo

Founded in 1938, The Topps Company Inc. is the preeminent creator and brand marketer of physical and digital sports cards, entertainment cards and collectibles and distinctive confectionery products. Topps’ leading sports and entertainment products include Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, UEFA Champions League, Bundesliga, Star Wars, WWE, UFC, Wacky Packages, Garbage Pail Kids, Mars Attacks and other trading cards, sticker album collections and collectibles. Topps was acquired by Michael Eisner’s Tornante Company and Madison Dearborn Partners in October 2007. For additional information, visit www.Topps.com and www.Candymania.com.

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