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What We Buy

All Baseball, Football, Basketball, Hockey Cards 1900-1975

Complete Sets, Partial Sets, Singles, Stars, Commons, Unopened Boxes/Packs/Wax, Graded (PSA,SGC, BVG) and Raw


Tobacco, Gum, Caramel Cards

T206, T205, Cracker Jack, Turkey Red, Mecca, Sporting Life, Cabinets, Exhibits, Goudey, Delong, Play Ball, Diamond Stars, E90, E95

1900-1940's Hall of Famers

Premiums paid for Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson, Walter Johnson

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1950-70's Hall of Famers

Mantle,  Aaron, Mays, Clemente, Jackie Robinson, Koufax, Ted Williams, Jim Brown

1909-1911 T206
-"The Monster" is one of the most popular pre-war tobacco sets.   It consists of 524 different cards including Honus Wagner, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Cy Young, Christy Mathewson, and many other "Dead Ball" hall of famers

1933 Goudey
-Another popular pre-war set, this gum issue consists of many legendary hall of famers highlighted by Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Mel Ott, Rogers Hornsby to name a few.  This set consists of 240 cards

1952 Topps
-1952 is the first main stream set Topps released.  This beautifully designed set of 407 includes the most coveted rookie in the hobby- Mickey Mantle, as well as Willie Mays and Jackie Robinson.  The high numbers are highly sought after; legend has it Topps dumped excess inventory into the ocean

1953-1957 Topps
-This truly is the "golden era" for rookies.  In addition to some of the most visually appealing designs Topps has ever released, many rookies of top tier hall of famers were included in these years including Hank Aaron, Ernie Banks, Al Kaline, Roberto Clemente, Sandy Koufax, Brooks Robinson, and Frank Robinson

We are paying top dollar for any of the previously mentioned cards! Please contact us today!


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1933 Goudey Babe Ruth
1933 Goudey Babe Ruth
1952 Topps Mickey Mantle Rookie Card
1953 Topps Mickey Mantle, Jackie Robinson, Satchel Paige, and Willie Mays
1954 Topps Hank Aaron and Ernie Banks Rookie Cards
1956 Topps Mickey Mantle, Roberto Clemente, Ted Williams, Hank Aaron, Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays

Vintage Postcards

Emphasis on Ty Cobb/Detroit team and Babe Ruth including Wolverine News, Dietsche, H.M. Taylor, 1910 Sepia, Sporting News, Pinkerton, ect


Unopened cases, boxes, packs

All years and sports including Topps, Bowman, Fleer, Donruss, OPC, Leaf, ect.

We Buy Vintage Baseball and Sports Trading Cards

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Throwback Sports Cards specializes in buying full card collections. We are interested in all pre-1975 baseball, football, basketball, and hockey cards including:

  • Complete Sets

  • Hall of Famers

  • Rookies

  • Unopened Boxes

  • Raw, PSA, SGC, BVG

**We pay premiums for any of the following:

  • Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig cards and postcards

  • Tobacco cards (t205/t206)

  • Gum cards (Goudey, Play Ball, Leaf)

At Throwback Sports Cards, we value our sellers and their collections.  It can be difficult to part with a collection which took a lifetime to build.  It is our promise to be fair and honest so you feel comfortable completing a deal with us.  After all, we are collectors too!

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