So much was said in the 2017 season about Aaron Judge, the American League rookie of the year.
Next to Mike Trout, baseball fans, analysts and collectors alike could argue Kris Bryant is another generational player to hit the diamond.
What’s not to like this season about Jose Altuve who might be small-in-stature but plays like a true big leaguer when he’s at the plate and on the field. High average, fast, has some pop in the bat and solid defensively.
Yet his rookie cards come at a great value.
It might be a good time to invest now as he looks to pad his career stats. Here are our favorite Altuve rookie cards.
2010 Bowman Chrome Prospects #BCP137
Unlike many top prospect cards today, Altuve’s never came with an autograph, which keeps the value of this card from climbing higher than it could have.
And since it’s considered an insert, this card isn’t technically a rookie card but many collectors will treat it as such.
It’s still a nice card to have for an Altuve fan as it’s his first card in a Houston Astros’ uniform. Plus there are plenty of refractors available, which have considerably higher value.
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With the All-Star break unofficially marking the halfway mark of the season, there are some players who stand out from the rest.
In anticipation of the derby, we’ll list the players who will be participating in it this year from both leagues and link their autographed rookie cards we like best.
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For those who don’t want to spend the inflated price of his Bowman Chrome rookie cards due to all the hype, there are some rookie cards that aren’t as expensive.