Hank Aaron RC & More, Pt. 1

Hank Aaron Cards to Collect

Date: Apr 8, 2024
Topics: Baseball, Hank Aaron, Rookie Cards
Length: 397 Words
Reading Time: ~2 Minutes

The iconic Topps 1954 #128 Hank Aaron RC took home the title in our March Slabness Top Rookie Cards of All-Time poll, so we had to honor “Hammerin’ Hank” with a list of his top RCs & More. From the dusty diamonds of Mobile, Alabama, emerged a baseball legend whose bat wielded thunder and lightning with every swing. Hank Aaron solidified his place in baseball history with 755 career home runs, 3,771 hits, and a lifetime batting average of .305. Join us as we journey through the top Hank Aaron rookie cards and more, celebrating the legacy of a true baseball icon.


Top Hank Aaron Cards #s 10-6


Hank Aaron Cards

10: 1976 Topps #550 Hank Aaron

At the end of the 1976 season, a 42-year-old Aaron called it a career. The 1976 Topps #550 represents his last Topps card from an illustrious career. In his final campaign, “Hammerin Hank” smacked eight homers, validating the “old man strength” trope.

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9: 1964 Topps Photo Tattoo Hank Aaron

The 1964 Topps Photo Tattoo Hank Aaron is one of his more affordable vintage offers and also one of his rarest. The mere idea of a photo tattoo card is why this bad boy made this list — salute to early innovation.

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8: 2003 Topps Stadium Club Co-Signers Classic #CS-AM Hank Aaron/Willie Mays Auto

By 2003, both Mays and Aaron had long been retired, with homes built in Cooperstown. But that didn’t stop the production of their trading cards. Enter the 2003 Topps Stadium Club Co-Signers Classic #CS-AM Hank Aaron/Willie Mays Auto, which marks the two Hall of Famers’ first dual autograph card. Happy Hunting!

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7: 1991 Upper Deck Hank Aaron Auto /2500

The 1991 Upper Deck Hank Aaron Auto /2500 is one of the cooler design on this list. The cartoonish style and the three different poses of Aaron help tell a story of a legendary career. Moreover, with a print run of 2500, it’s one of the harder-to-find cards. But what really sets the 1991 Upper Deck Hank Aaron Auto /2500 apart is that it marks Aaron’s first pack-pulled auto.

Hank Aaron Cards

6: 1965 Topps #170 Hank Aaron

The 1965 Topps #170 Hank Aaron represents Aaron’s final card with the Milwaukee Braves. The following year, the team relocated to Atlanta, where the franchise resides today. Though rare, PSA 10s have reached five-figure totals. This card is a gem and a true piece of history.


Hank Aaron RC & More, Pt. 2


Hank Aaron RC & More, Pt. 2

Top Hank Aaron Cards

Date: Apr 8, 2024
Topics: Baseball, Hank Aaron, Rookie Cards
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