DEFINITION OF BASEBALL TRADING CARDS
ESTIMATED SUPPLY & VALUE OF BASEBALL TRADING CARDS IN THE MARKETPLACE
According to sites specialized in pricing these items as sold in the marketplace, dated August 2012 here are the estimated numbers attributable to these items in the marketplace. Note these numbers are ever changing and not precise in number but are a generalized indication of what is found and bought in the collectibles marketplace. We, at Statsworldcollectibles.com intend to update these numbers when made available to us in more updated numbers and averages.
Estimated # of sets: 33905
Estimated # of RCs: 32241
Estimated # of individual items: 2,466,634
Estimated marketplace value, if all were purchased: 38,501,628.69
Average estimated cost to acquire every individual item in the marketplace: $ 15.61
Average estimated cost to acquire each individual set: $ 1135.57
Gagne, Eric Boston Red Sox jersey with frame
Note: The glass frame size is 33.5 inches x 39.5 inches. In back of the frame is an envelope with info inside confirming the validity of the signature as seen on other auction site. The photo, while clear, shows a reflection of the room in which this frame is situated if you were wondering what it was.