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Upper Deck Rewards Sweepstakes Winners with Private Baseball Clinic Hosted by Derek Jeter!
New York Yankees Team Captain Ready to Put Youngsters Through the Paces of Baseball Fundamentals at Legends Field in Tampa
In yet another way to get trading card collectors closer to the action on the field of play, the Upper Deck Company conducted its annual “MLB Scoreboard Challenge” sweepstakes in 2007 and is happy to announce that seven lucky youngsters have won the right to learn baseball fundamentals from one of the game’s best: New York Yankees Team Captain Derek Jeter!
Ten-year-old Madeleine Baxter from Little Rock, Arkansas, and 12-year-old More >
More than 6,500 unique cards will be inserted across multiple Upper Deck
2008 baseball card launches, paying respect to the ‘House That Ruth Built’
The Upper Deck Company, the industry leader when it comes to innovative trading cards and sports authentication practices, has just announced that it will be unveiling the largest baseball trading card set ever produced. “The Yankee Stadium Legacy” set, a 6,500-card compilation chronicling every single game ever played at the famous “House That Ruth Built,” will begin its official debut by being inserted in random packs of Upper Deck’s 2008 Series 1 Baseball, scheduled to hit store shelves More >
The Exquisite experience doesn’t end after the packs are opened; it’s only the beginning
After making its debut a year ago as a popular exchange set, Exquisite Baseball is back this time as a stand-alone product. The 2007 Exquisite Rookie Signatures collection boasts plenty of cool content for hobbyists in search of top rookies. Collectors can find autographs from rookie sensations such as Ryan Braun, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Troy Tulowitzki, Hunter Pence, Joba Chamberlain, Phil Hughes and Tim Lincecum.
Upper Deck’s 2007 Exquisite Rookie Signatures has a lower suggested retail price ($300 per six-card pack) than the $600 per pack price tag for More >
Sweet Spot Classic Baseball was the winner of a variety of awards in Beckett Baseball’s Best of 2007 category. The product won Best Retired-Theme Product, Best Upper Deck Product, Best Cut Signature Set, and Best Game-Used Retired Card Set. The product also won accolades with collectors regarding the Mystery Cut exchange cards.
Upper Deck has been working with a variety of vendors and James Spence Authentication to provide those lucky collectors who redeemed the cards a very solid list of deceased personalities to be included in the set. There will still be some additional personalities added, but the list is very More >