Buster Posey rookie cards will soon be getting all of attention if the San Francisco Giants decide to call the young superstar up from the minors. Posey has continued to impress baseball scouts with his bat and maturity. He should have his chance this year if he continues to dominate the minors like he has thus far. Baseball America ranks Buster as #7 out of 100 for their hottest young minor league prospects. The former Florida State Seminole star was called up last year for a brief stint and should be a main stay by the end of this season.
Buster Posey rookie cards are getting much more attention with collectors since Joe Mauer rookie cards have taken off in the past few years. History has shown that catchers don’t get the same love as some of the more attention grabbing positions. Here is a list of some of the best and most expensive Buster Posey rookie cards to date.
Top 4 Buster Posey Rookie Cards
2008 Bowman Chrome Draft Autograph Buster Posey RC
This autographed baseball cards sells for about $60 in mint 9 condition or better. These rookie cards normally grade well as long as you can find centered ones.
2008 Bowman Chrome Gold Refractor Buster Posey Autograph Rookie
This is one of the most expensive Buster Posey rookie cards to date. Part of the reason the card is so expensive is the short print run. Only 50 Cards! All of these cards are hand signed and are worth taking a look at due to the extreme scarcity and print run.
2008 Donruss Elite Buster Posey Rookie Card
This is another rare Posey RC card as some of these autograph cards are numbered to only 50. Much like the Bowman Chrome gold refractor these cards are very scarce.
2008 Playoff Contenders Buster Posey Rookie Card
This is one of the more affordable Buster Posey rookie cards. You should be able to get your hands on one of these for bout $10-$15 in Mnt 9 or better condition.
Even though it is still way too early to tell if Buster Posey will develop into the great catcher that many scouts believe he will be his cards are worth taking a chance on. Make sure that before you make a purchase on expensive version of any Buster Posey rookie card you consider some of the more affordable one’s until he breaks into the league.