National Baseball Card Day Saturday, August 13th, 2016

National Baseball Card Day Saturday, August 13th, 2016National Baseball Card Day Saturday, August 13th, 2016 – Designed to increase the traffic to brick-and-mortar hobby stores, National Baseball Card Day is an opportunity to reward customers for their loyalty with the FREE gift of a 6-card cello pack. In addition, shops will have the added incentive of increasing sales with a qualifying purchase. Customers making a minimum purchase of $10 (may vary by shop) will receive a limited edition Kris Bryant card. Both items are available on a first come, first serve basis.

This event will take place in participating hobby shops across the United States and Canada, this coming Saturday, August 13th, 2016.

The National Baseball Car Day set consists of 50 total cards including: Madison Bumgarner, Clayton Kershaw, Matt Harvey, David Ortiz, Carlos Correa, Albert Pujols, Luis Severino, Freddie Freeman, Corey Kluber, Salvador Perez, Joey Votto, Prince Fielder, Nolan Arenado, Jose Bautista, Jose Altuve, Chris Sale, Jake Arrieta, Mike Trout, Anthony Rizzo, David Wright, Jacob deGrom, Manny Machado, Evan Longoria, Jose Fernandez, Jose Abreu, Miguel Sano, Ryan Braun, Paul Goldschmidt, James Shields, Kyle Schwarber, Corey Seager, Ichiro Suzuki, Cole Hamels. 

National Baseball Card Day Saturday, August 13th, 2016 – Card Design

National Baseball Card Day Saturday, August 13th, 2016

Topps, Major League Baseball and MLBPA will all be supporting the day through social media channels as well as traditional public relations. Participants are encouraged to utilize the hashtag #BaseballCardDay throughout the day. We encourage everyone, collectors and dealers alike, to actively participate in the day, both on social and on the ground. All parties involved will be running contests, giveaways and prizes through the social channels.

Below is a video with Paul Zickler from the MLBPA at this week’s National Sports Collectors Convention, talking about 2016’s National Baseball Card Day.

Topps will continue to update the page with any new information, and you can always email Please e-mail this address to have your store be included as a participating store for National Baseball Card Day.

Find out if your store is participating here.

GTS customers, please contact your sales representative to order your 2016 National Baseball Card Day Kit which will include:

  • 100 cello wrapped packs
  • 100 Kris Bryant Gift with purchase packs
  • 44 Ultra Pro One Touch Card cases (to be used as an additional gift with purchase incentive that you may govern)
  • 2 NBCD posters


National Baseball Card Day Saturday, August 13th, 2016

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