Roger Clemens rookie cards have been getting a lot of attention in the past few years due to the allegations that of come forward during the Mitchell reports. No matter what you think of Roger Clemens his accomplishments in the game are amazing. He was successful his whole career no matter where he pitched. He was one of the most dominating pitchers of all-time and his legacy will continue to debate about in the years to come. Some of the best Roger Clemens rookie cards are extremely valuable. They are still worth buying at their current values. It is hard to tell what a Roger Clemens rookie card will be worth in future but many believe that any attention he gets in the media makes his cards even more valuable. His rookie cards will never reach the value of lets say a Nolan Ryan rookie card, but they should still be worth much more than what they are currently selling for. Here is a list of the bets Roger Clemens rookie cards and their current values.
1985 Topps Roger Clemens Rookie Card
The Topps RC cards are not that easy to find in good condition. Many of the cards were printed poorly during the production process. Flaws like print marks, off-centering and miss-cut cards are very prevalent. These Clemens baseball cards are very common in off grade condition. You can expect to pay $25-$30 for a Mint 9 version of the Topps rookie and about $150-$200 for a Gem MT 10 version.
1984 Fleer Update Roger Clemens Rookie Card
This is the most expensive Roger Clemens rookie card ever produced. The 1984 Fleer update set had a limited print run which made most of the cards in the set very expensive. The Clemens rookie is currently the most expensive card in the set. You can expect to pay $125 for a Mint 9 version and $800 for a Gem MT 10 version. Beware of counterfeit 1984 Fleer Update Roger Clemens rookies because they are very prevalent.
1985 Donruss Roger Clemens Rookie Card
These are some of the nicest Clemens baseball cards ever produced. The black borders make these cards very difficult to find in Gem MT condition. These cards are also much harder to find than the Topps and Fleer Roger Clemens rookies. The value of these cards will continue to rise as the years go on.
1985 Fleer Roger Clemens Rookie Card
The Fleer Clemens RC cards are also great baseball cards to buy. You can find these on Ebay selling for around $20-$25 in Mint 9 Condition. Gem MT 10 versions of these cards sell for about $250. Fleer also did a poor job printing these cards as many were printed off-center and miss-cut.
Roger Clemens autograph cards are also great investments if you can find them at the right prices. You can expect to pay around $50 for these cards. Beware of the many counterfeit Roger Clemens rookie cards that exist as fakes have been found of each one of his rookies. Some of these fakes are very good.