Top Cards from the 2022 NL Rookie of the Year
When the Braves summoned Michael Harris II, a proud Metro Atlanta native and the fifth-round gem they acquired in 2022 from their AA affiliate in Pearl, Mississippi, the team was grappling with a mediocre 22-24 record. However, as the Dekalb County-raised outfielder and lifelong Braves enthusiast stepped into the lineup, the organization witnessed a remarkable transformation. They concluded the season with a remarkable 101-61 record, while the budding talent earned the coveted title of NL Rookie of the Year, solidifying his status as one of the most exciting emerging stars in the game. Harris II embarked on the following season as a regular starter, continuing to dazzle with his impressive two-way skills on a roster that once again clinched a postseason berth. With the Harris II hype train gaining steam and rolling out of Atlantic Station to a stadium near you, it’s the perfect time to delve deeper into the top Rookie Cards & More from this exceptionally talented outfielder.
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10: Topps Project100® #76 Michael Harris II by Gianni Lee RC
New York FC recently named artist and musician Gianni Lee its Art and Culture Consultant for 2024. Let’s salute Lee for his accomplishments. The all-everything artist also collaborated with Topps for this Project 100 card of Michael Harris II above. It’s a very abstract and colorful take on the Braves’ budding star and probably the most creative Harris II card on the market. We’d call it a must-have Harris II the RC.
9: Topps MLB® Living Set® Card #599 – Michael Harris II
The Topps MLB® Living Set® Card #599 – Michael Harris II boasts a print run of 8,895, making it one of his top-selling online releases. This success highlights the Living Set’s classic art style’s enduring charm and online availability. Collectors are drawn to this unique combination, making it a coveted addition for enthusiasts of both the player and the timeless set.
8: 2023 Topps Game Within The Game Card® #1 Michael Harris II RC
The 2023 Topps Game Within The Game #1 featuring Michael Harris II is a sought-after collectible within the Game Within the Game Baseball series. Produced by artist Paul Jennis, this card represents the fourth season of his life-like creations and has a limited print run of just 5,113 copies. Game Within the Game cards offer a unique touch as the backside highlights the player and the artist responsible for the design. It’s also an online-exclusive release.
7: 2023 MLB TOPPS NOW® Card #984 Michael Harris On-Card Auto /99
With one out, some guy named Bryce Harper on base ;), and the Braves clinging to a 5-4 lead over the Phillies in the bottom of the 9th in Game 2 of the NLDS, Harris invoked his inner Willie Mays. As a deep fly ball flew toward the fence, the speedy center fielder tracked it down, leaped at the wall, and came up with a gravity-defying snag. He then whipped it toward the infield, which led to his teammates doubling up Harper to preserve the victory. Topps commemorated the magical moment with the 2023 MLB Topps Now Card 984 Michael Harris base card, and this more valuable bad boy above which features Harris’ on-card auto and print run of 99. A limited print run for a historical play.
6: 2023 Topps Series 1 #226 Michael Harris II super short print RC
Michael Harris II RCs & More, Pt. 2
Michael Harris II RCs & More