Some Facts About Tim Lincecum Rookie Cards

Tim Lincecum, the San Francisco Giants right-handed pitcher, is regarded as one of the most prominent baseball pitchers of today. He was the winner of 2008 and 2009 CY Young awards, and was selected as the starting pitcher in the 2010 All-Star Games. All these professional achievements of Lincecum have made the Tim Lincecum cards very popular among ardent baseball lovers and serious baseball card collectors. Now, Lincecum rookie cards belong to the category of most sought after collectibles.

Collecting and selling baseball cards may have been a favorite hobby for generations of children and adults, but it is presently a multibillion dollar business for many sports card manufacturing companies. These rectangular-sized cards, usually measuring 3.5 inches long and 2.5 inches wide, made their first appearance in 1860 in the United States. Typically, baseball cards come with a picture of a famous baseball player on the front side and the reverse side is filled with the personal details of the player, including his name, weight and height, date of birth, and his year-by-year statistics. There are a number of companies, such as Topps, Upper Deck, and Bowman that indulge in making and selling baseball cards. Actually, buying the baseball cards of iconic and popular baseball players, such as Tim Lincecum rookie cards, is a good investment as they are always in demand and worth a lot of money.,

There are many different Lincecum cards that are worth buying and keeping.

Most of the Tim Luncicum rookie cards are from the year of 2007. The 2007 Bowman Sterling Tim Lincecum Auto rookie cards and the 2007 Bowman Chrome Tim Lincecum Autographed cards are the most popular and expensive Lincecum baseball cards. Typically, the ones autographed by Lincecum can fetch a good price on auction websites.

The 2007 Bowman Chrome Tim Lincecum Rookie card, graded BSG 10 has a price of $29.95 and graded PSA 10 sells for $ 49.95. The 2007 Topps Allen & Ginter’s Tim Lincecum card graded BGS 9.5 Gem mint has a price of $39.95. These cards are noted for their artwork. The 2007 Upper Deck Tom Lincecum rookie cards are comparatively more affordable than the other Lincecum cards are.

The best way to get a collection of Tim Lincecum rookie cards is to shop at online auction websites, such as eBay, Amazon, SportsCards, yahoo etc… Mostly, the baseball card values are determined based on their condition and availability. Take all precautions to protect your baseball cards from getting damaged and spoiled.



Source by Tom Billmore