The Topps Sell Sheet / Photo Project — 1985

1985 Topps is one of the most popular sets of the 80's due to the fact that it contains rookie cards of two of the most controversial players in baseball -- Roger Clemens and Mark McGwire. During the home run chase seasons of the late 90's, high graded versions of McGwire's rookie card sold for thousands of dollars. Now those same cards can be found for under $100. Why is this? This is because the popularity of players linked to performance enhancing drugs has diminished and the hopes of these cheaters entering the Hall of Fame is very slim.

I have a completed my 1985 Topps set years ago and it is in mint condition. I also have a sell sheet that I use as the cover. Here is that sell sheet:
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Along with a copy of the sell sheet, I also have included a copy of the 1985 Topps wrapper and wax box in my set. Here are those:
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Stay tuned as I will write a blog post about 1986 Topps soon. Keep following my blog for more about vintage Topps, Topps Heritage, and other odds and ends. Speaking of Topps Heritage, is it March yet? Can't wait for the 2013 Topps Heritage release!!

Also, did you know that I do giveaways on Twitter? Please follow me there as today I'm giving away two packs of Bowman Chrome!



Don Mattingly 2ND YEAR CARD 1985 Topps Baseball #665 (Lot of 7) NEW YORK YANKEES
Don Mattingly 2ND YEAR CARD 1985 Topps Baseball #665 (Lot of 7) NEW YORK YANKEES
$4.00
Time Remaining: 31m
Buy It Now for only: $4.00

Lot of 7 Topps Baseball Packs Lot 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
Lot of 7 Topps Baseball Packs Lot 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986
$59.99
Time Remaining: 34m
Buy It Now for only: $59.99

Eddie Murray, 1985 Topps Baseball card # 700, Baltimore Orioles, 1B
Eddie Murray, 1985 Topps Baseball card # 700, Baltimore Orioles, 1B
$0.10 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 38m

Eddie Murray, 1985 Topps All-Star Baseball card # 700, Baltimore Orioles, 1B
Eddie Murray, 1985 Topps All-Star Baseball card # 700, Baltimore Orioles, 1B
$0.10 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 43m

Dale Murphy, 1985 Topps All-Star Baseball card # 716, Atlanta Braves, outfield
Dale Murphy, 1985 Topps All-Star Baseball card # 716, Atlanta Braves, outfield
$0.10
Time Remaining: 48m

1 - 1985 Topps Dwight Gooden New York Mets #620 Baseball Card Rookie Card
1 - 1985 Topps Dwight Gooden New York Mets #620 Baseball Card Rookie Card
$2.00
Time Remaining: 53m
Buy It Now for only: $2.00

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