Mike Trout RCs & More, Pt. 1

The Millville Meteor’s Top RCs & More

Date: Feb 23, 2024
Topics: Baseball, Mike Trout, Rookie Cards
Length: 387 Words
Reading Time: ~2 Minutes

With an impressive 11 MLB All-Star appearances, nine Silver Slugger Awards and three American League MVP titles, Mike Trout, aka The Millville Meteor’s story is already fit for a spot in Cooperstown. As you see, he’s no average Joe; he’s a living legend whose resume reads grocery-list long. From his debut with the Angels after being selected in the first round of the 2009 MLB draft to his unanimous AL Rookie of the Year win in 2012, Trout’s journey to stardom has been extraordinary. Join us as we explore Trout’s top rookie cards and beyond.


Top Mike Trout RCs & More #s 10-6


10: 2011 Bowman Chrome Draft #101 Mike Trout RC

The 2011 Bowman Chrome Draft #101 Mike Trout RC is one of the more affordable Trout rookie cards on this list, but that doesn’t mean it’s not coveted. It’s still a Mike Trout RC

Mike Trout Rookie Cards

9: 2021 Topps Project70® #357 Mike Trout by Ermsy

Topps enlisted the creative genius Ermsy for the 2021 Topps Project70 #357 Mike Trout card, and the result? Chefs Kiss. Ermsy’s innovative design features “Millville Mike” alongside a Garbage Pail Kid, creating a nostalgic masterpiece that resonates with ’80s babies.

Mike Trout Rookie Cards

8: 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League Edition #44 Mike Trout

The 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League Edition #44 Mike Trout is not a rookie card; it’s a prospect card. And let’s talk about Trout’s 2011 season. He started the campaign with the Arkansas Travelers in AA, dominated the ranks for 75 games, totaling nine homers and batting over .300, and was promptly promoted to The Bigs on July 8. And the legend began….

Mike Trout Rookie Cards

7: 2011 Topps Update #175 Mike Trout RC

Collectors adore the 2011 Topps Update #175 Mike Trout. The appeal of this Trout rookie card likely stems from its accessibility and the simple fact that it’s an RC from a future Hall of Famer. Though this card doesn’t feature anything special besides the coveted RC tag, it’s worth the chase. Happy Hunting!

Mike Trout Rookie Cards

6: 2011 Bowman Sterling #22 Mike Trout RC

While 2011 Bowman Sterling boasted six packs per Hobby Box, the availability of base cards was limited to just six per box, amounting to one per pack. This rarity of base cards makes snagging a 2011 Bowman Sterling #22 Mike Trout RC, a base card, like searching for Nemo.


Mike Trout RCs & More, Pt. 2


Mike Trout RCs & More, Pt. 2

Top Mike Trout Cards to Collect

Date: Feb 23, 2024
Topics: Baseball, Mike Trout, Rookie Cards
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