Boston Red Sox Baseball Cards
The Boston Red Sox are a baseball team from Boston, Massachusetts and a member of the Major League Baseball's Eastern Division of American League. It was established in 1901 as one of the eight American League's eight franchises. The team was named 'Red Sox' by the owner, John Taylor, around 1908 as earlier teams from Boston were known as the 'Red Stockings' The Boston Red Sox baseball team have won two World Series so far and are constantly among the top MLB teams in average 'road attendance' Every Baseball home game since May, 2003 has been sold out, which is a MLB record for almost eight years.
A baseball card is a type of collectible card relating to baseball, prepared from thick paper or paper board. It normally contains pictures of baseball players or baseball related sports personalities. Baseball cards differ widely in terms of design of the objects, the content on the card and the material used to make the card. In addition, the baseball card also contains a brief description of the picture, along with other statistical information.
Boston Red Sox Baseball Cards are generally found in the US, but are also common in several other countries, like Canada, Cuba and Japan, where baseball is a popular sport. There are rare baseball cards and vintage baseball cards. The rare types of cards are the oldest baseball cards and those are from limited editions. These cards are very difficult to find and also the most expensive. Collection of vintage cards is the favorite hobby of innumerable collectors and historians. These cards are also very costly and the prices increase further, if they are autographed.
Many stores dealing in sports goods and numerous online baseball stores sell extensive range of Boston Red Sox baseball cards. Some of the Red Sox baseball players featuring in the Boston Red Sox baseball card team sets include cards of Josh Beckett, David Ortiz, Curt Schilling, David Wells, Nomar Garciaparra, Wade Boggs, Roger Clemens and Mike Greenwell. Red Sox baseball team card sets are available right from 1984 to 2011. The number of cards in each set varies from 10 to 30 and accordingly the prices of the sets also differ. Red Sox cards made by Topps or Upper Deck are generally very popular. However, many other manufacturers have also started making attractive baseball cards.
If you are a collector and looking for collectible cards. Then you must have some of this nice and classic Major league Baseball cards. Look for super star baseball cards like Josh Beckett, David Ortiz, David Wells, Curt Schilling, Nomar Garciaparra, Pedro Martinez, Manny Ramirez, Dante Bichette, Mike Greenwell, Wade Boggs, Roger Clemens, Carl Yastrzemski, Dwight Evans, Jim Rice, and Dennis Eckersley in Boston Red Sox baseball card team sets. Then a collector must have this collection.
One good example is the 2010 Upper Deck Boston Red Sox Team Set contains 20 Boston Red Sox collectible baseball cards including Star Players Dustin Pedroia, Kevin Youkilis, David Ortiz, Clay Buchholz, Jason Varitek, Josh Beckett and the Rookie Card of Dustin Richardson. Colleting baseball cards of the team that anyone idolized is a great way for to show off their home team pride and keep track of their team's players year after year.
Another set of collection is The 2011 Boston Red Sox Topps MLB Factory Team Set: Which contains 17 Boston Red Sox baseball cards including their Star Players like David Ortiz, Jacoby Ellsbury, Kevin Youkilis, Jonathan Papelbon, Dustin Pedroia, Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford, and Clay Buchholz. Keep up with some of their favorite team like millions of other collectors by just collecting MLB baseball cards of all the players you love.
All cards in the set are listed as follows. Players: Carl Crawford, David Ortiz, Jonathan Papelbon, Kevin Youkilis, Marco Scutaro, J.D. Drew , Jacoby Ellsbury,, John Lacjey , Jed Lowrie, Tim Wakefield, Jon Lester, Dustin Pedroia, Jarrod Saltalamacchia , Adrian Gonzalez , Clay Buchholz , Josh Beckett and Fenway Park. These are all available and ready to be collected. They are perfect for avid fans and collectors of Major League Baseball. A fanatic will surely love this one. And it is a must not just for kids but for adults as well.