NonSports Forum

Net54baseball.com
Welcome to Net54baseball.com. These forums are devoted to both Pre- and Post- war baseball cards and vintage memorabilia, as well as other sports. There is a separate section for Buying, Selling and Trading - the B/S/T area!! If you give an opinion of a person or company your full name needs to be in your post. Contact the moderator at leon@net54baseball.com should you have any questions or concerns. Enjoy!
Net54baseball.com
Net54baseball.com

Go Back   Net54baseball.com Forums > Net54baseball Postwar Sportscard Forums > Modern Baseball Cards Forum (1980-Present)

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #21  
Old 12-09-2018, 12:31 PM
Peter_Spaeth's Avatar
Peter_Spaeth Peter_Spaeth is offline
Peter Spaeth
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 15,209
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Neal View Post
LOL

Love that card though
It gets no love. The numbers are absurdly low compared to his other regular issues.
__________________
My avatar is a painting by my son, a recent art school graduate.
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 12-10-2018, 10:30 AM
packs packs is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 5,044
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gary Dunaier View Post
Wow, considering 80% if this century hasn't happened yet, that's a pretty bold statement! For all we know some kid whose parents aren't even born yet will become so great that he'll make Trout look like a dollar box common.

But then again, Babe Ruth played in the first half of the 20th century, and nobody disputes that he was the greatest player of the 1900s... so who knows...
You'd have to be Babe Ruth to unseat Trout. I don't see much wiggle room for being even better than he is.

Last edited by packs; 12-10-2018 at 10:30 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 12-13-2018, 05:38 PM
RayBShotz RayBShotz is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 960
Default

Going all the way back to the first post and question: I think it is a really good value comparison to the 89 Upper Deck Griffey rookie.
Both were produced in high volume, both were graded in high volume, both have produced their share of PSA 10 (or equivalent).
The market has driven up and held Griffey rookie cards in the $400 plus range in a PSA 10.
The market has already priced that in on the Trout card.
You might argue that the Trout card is "easier" in PSA 10 but you might also argue that in 2019 Trout will be more popular than Griffey is at this snapshot in time. Even more Trout buyers/fans.
Therefore my estimate is that the current price levels for Trout will hold until something changes the narrative.
Downside risk? Injury,
Upside potential? Trout gets traded to an East Coast contender. Trout wins another MVP (or two), Trout eclipses Griffey type records.
RayB
__________________
Legacy Board Member Since 2009. Dozens of successful transactions here on Network 54. Buy/Trade with Confidence.
Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:59 PM.


ebay GSB