2002 Topps Pristine

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Description

2002 Topps Pristine is a 210-card set issued in October, 2002. The first 140 cards feature active veterans stars while cards 141-150 feature retired greats and cards numbered 151-210 feature three different versions of 20 different rookies. Each rookie has a common version, a uncommon version which has a print run of 1999 serial numbered sets and a rare version which has a stated print run of 799 serial numbered sets.

Each "pack" contains three mini-packs containing: 1) An Uncirculated Refractor, 2) A game-used "Relic" card and 3) a pack of six cards from the base set (two of which are from the rookie subset).

Distribution

Five packs per box, six cards plus one individually wrapped Relic and an individually wrapped Uncirculated Refractor per pack (MSRP: $40). Six boxes per case. Hobby only.

Reviews

Insertion Ratios

Cards Total Cards Numbered To Odds
Base 210 - ?
short set 150 - ?
Common Rookie 20 - 2:1
Uncommon Rookie 20 1999 ?
Rare Rookie 20 799 ?
Uncirculated short set Refractor 150 149 1:4
Uncirculated Common Rookie Refractor 20 1999 1:2
Uncirculated Uncommon Rookie Refractor 20 799 1:5
Uncirculated Rare Rooki Refractor 20 149 1:27
Gold Refractor 210 70 1:5
Fall Memories 20 varies ?
In the Gap 30 varies ?
Popular Demand 20 1000 1:4
Portions 28 varies ?
Patches 25 25 1:126
Personal Endorsements 21 - 1:5

Checklist

Base Set

1 Alex Rodriguez

2 Carlos Delgado

3 Jimmy Rollins

4 Jason Kendall

5 John Olerud

6 Albert Pujols

7 Curt Schilling

8 Gary Sheffield

9 Johnny Damon

10 Ichiro Suzuki

11 Pat Burrell

12 Garret Anderson

13 Andruw Jones

14 Kerry Wood

15 Kenny Lofton

16 Adam Dunn

17 Juan Pierre

18 Josh Beckett

19 Roy Oswalt

20 Derek Jeter

21 Jose Vidro

22 Richie Sexson

23 Mike Sweeney

24 Jeff Kent

25 Jason Giambi

26 Bret Boone

27 J.D. Drew

28 Shannon Stewart

29 Miguel Tejada

30 Barry Bonds

31 Randy Johnson

32 Pedro Martinez

33 Magglio Ordonez

34 Todd Helton

35 Craig Biggio

36 Shawn Green

37 Vladimir Guerrero

38 Mo Vaughn

39 Alfonso Soriano

40 Barry Zito

41 Aramis Ramirez

42 Ryan Klesko

43 Ruben Sierra

44 Tino Martinez

45 Toby Hall

46 Ivan Rodriguez

47 Raul Mondesi

48 Carlos Pena

49 Darin Erstad

50 Sammy Sosa

51 Bartolo Colon

52 Robert Fick

53 Cliff Floyd

54 Brian Jordan

55 Torii Hunter

56 Roberto Alomar

57 Roger Clemens

58 Mark Mulder

59 Brian Giles

60 Mike Piazza

61 Rich Aurilia

62 Freddy Garcia

63 Jim Edmonds

64 Eric Hinske

65 Vicente Padilla

66 Javier Vazquez

67 Cristian Guzman

68 Paul Lo Duca

69 Bob Abreu

70 Nomar Garciaparra

71 Troy Glaus

72 Chipper Jones

73 Scott Rolen

74 Lance Berkman

75 C.C. Sabathia

76 Bernie Williams

77 Rafael Palmeiro

78 Phil Nevin

79 Kazuhiro Sasaki

80 Eric Chavez

81 Jorge Posada

82 Edgardo Alfonzo

83 Geoff Jenkins

84 Preston Wilson

85 Jim Thome

86 Frank Thomas

87 Jeff Bagwell

88 Greg Maddux

89 Mark Prior

90 Larry Walker

91 Luis Gonzalez

92 Tim Hudson

93 Tsuyoshi Shinjo

94 Juan Gonzalez

95 Shea Hillenbrand

96 Paul Konerko

97 Tom Glavine

98 Marty Cordova

99 Moises Alou

100 Ken Griffey, Jr.

101 Hank Blalock

102 Matt Morris

103 Robb Nen

104 Mike Cameron

105 Mark Buehrle

106 Sean Burroughs

107 Orlando Cabrera

108 Jeromy Burnitz

109 Juan Uribe

110 Eric Milton

111 Carlos Lee

112 Jose Mesa

113 Morgan Ensberg

114 Derek Lowe

115 Juan Cruz

116 Mike Lieberthal

117 Armando Benitez

118 Vinny Castilla

119 Russ Ortiz

120 Mike Lowell

121 Corey Patterson

122 Mike Mussina

123 Rafael Furcal

124 Mark Grace

125 Ben Sheets

126 John Smoltz

127 Fred McGriff

128 Nick Johnson

129 J.T. Snow

130 Jeff Cirillo

131 Trevor Hoffman

132 Kevin Brown

133 Mariano Rivera

134 Marlon Anderson

135 Al Leiter

136 Doug Mientkiewicz

137 Eric Karros

138 Bobby Higginson

139 Sean Casey

140 Troy Percival

141 Willie Mays

142 Carl Yastrzemski

143 Stan Musial

144 Harmon Killebrew

145 Mike Schmidt

146 Duke Snider

147 Brooks Robinson

148 Frank Robinson

149 Nolan Ryan

150 Reggie Jackson


Rookies

Each of the 20 rookies has three different cards: Common, Uncommon, and Rare. The Uncommons are serial-numbered to 1999 copies while the Rares are numbered to 799. Only the Common card is considered a "true" rookie, however.

151 Joe Mauer C RC

152 Joe Mauer U

153 Joe Mauer R

154 Colt Griffin C RC*

155 Colt Griffin U

156 Colt Griffin R

157 Jason Simontacchi C

158 Jason Simontacchi U

159 Jason Simontacchi R

160 Casey Kotchman C

161 Casey Kotchman U

162 Casey Kotchman R

163 Greg Sain C RC*

164 Greg Sain U

165 Greg Sain R

166 David Wright C RC

167 David Wright U

168 David Wright R

169 Scott Hairston C RC

170 Scott Hairston U

171 Scott Hairston R

172 Rolando Viera C RC*

173 Rolando Viera U

174 Rolando Viera R

175 Tyrell Godwin C

176 Tyrell Godwin U

177 Tyrell Godwin R

178 Jesus Cota C

179 Jesus Cota U

180 Jesus Cota R

181 Dan Johnson C

182 Dan Johnson U

183 Dan Johnson R

184 Mario Ramos C RC

185 Mario Ramos U

186 Mario Ramos R

187 Jason Dubois C

188 Jason Dubois U

189 Jason Dubois R

190 Jonny Gomes C RC

191 Jonny Gomes U

192 Jonny Gomes R

193 Chris Snelling C RC

194 Chris Snelling U

195 Chris Snelling R

196 Hansel Izquierdo C RC

197 Hansel Izquierdo U

198 Hansel Izquierdo R

199 So Taguchi C RC

200 So Taguchi U

201 So Taguchi R

202 Kazuhisa Ishii C RC

203 Kazuhisa Ishii U

204 Kazuhisa Ishii R

205 Jorge Padilla C

206 Jorge Padilla U

207 Jorge Padilla R

208 Earl Snyder C

209 Earl Snyder U

210 Earl Snyder R


Parallels

Uncirulated Refractors

Inside each pack is an individually wrapped Uncirculated Refractor -- a Refractor parallel sealed in a screw down-like holder. The set is fractured and limited to the following amounts.

  • short set (serial-numbered to 149 copies)
  • Common Rookie (serial-numbered to 1999 copies)
  • Uncommon Rookie (serial-numbered to 799 copies)
  • Rare Rookie (serial-numbered to 149 copies)

Gold Refractor

The Gold Refractors are a more conventional Refractor parallel. These cards were randomly inserted into the six-card pack at the rate of one-per Hobby box and are serial-numbered to 70 copies.

Autographs & Game-Used

Each pack contains one individually wrapped Relic card.

Fall Memories

Each Fall Memories card is serial-numbered to the following...

  • Group A: 425 copies
  • Group B: 1000 copies
  • Group C: 1600 copies

AJ Andruw Jones UNI B

AS Alfonso Soriano BAT B

BB Barry Bonds BAT A

BW Bernie Williams BAT B

CJ Chipper Jones BAT A

CS Curt Schilling JSY B

EM Eddie Murray BAT A

GB George Brett JSY B

GS Gary Sheffield BAT C

JB Johnny Bench JSY B

JP Jorge Posada BAT B

KP Kirby Puckett BAT A

LG Luis Gonzalez BAT B

MG Mark Grace BAT A

RJ Reggie Jackson BAT A

SG Shawn Green BAT A

TG Tom Glavine JSY B

TH Todd Helton JSY B

TM Tino Martinez BAT A

WM Willie Mays JSY A


In the Gap

Each In the Gap card is serial-numbered to the following...

  • Group A: 425 copies
  • Group B: 1000 copies

AD Adam Dunn JSY B

AJ Andruw Jones JSY B

AP Albert Pujols UNI B

AR Alex Rodriguez BAT A

ARA Aramis Ramirez BAT A

AS Alfonso Soriano BAT A

BB Bret Boone BAT B

BBO Barry Bonds UNI B

BW Bernie Williams BAT A

CD Carlos Delgado BAT A

DE Darin Erstad BAT A

EC Eric Chavez BAT A

IR Ivan Rodriguez BAT A

JE Jim Edmonds JSY B

JK Jeff Kent JSY B

LB Lance Berkman BAT A

LW Larry Walker JSY B

MP Mike Piazza BAT A

NG Nomar Garciaparra BAT A

PL Paul Lo Duca BAT A

PW Preston Wilson JSY B

RA Roberto Alomar BAT B

RH Rickey Henderson BAT A

RK Ryan Klesko BAT A

RP Rafael Palmeiro BAT A

TG Tony Gwynn JSY B

TH Todd Helton BAT B

TS Tsuyoshi Shinjo BAT B

WB Wade Boggs UNI B

WBE Wilson Betemit BAT B


Popular Demand

Each Popular Demand card is serial-numbered to 1000 copies.

AD Adam Dunn JSY

AP Albert Pujols JSY

AR Alex Rodriguez BAT

BB Bret Boone JSY

BBO Barry Bonds UNI

CD Carlos Delgado UNI

CJ Chipper Jones JSY

CS Curt Schilling JSY

DM Don Mattingly JSY

FT Frank Thomas JSY

IR Ivan Rodriguez UNI

JB Jeff Bagwell JSY

LW Larry Walker JSY

MP Mike Piazza JSY

NG Nomar Garciaparra BAT

RA Roberto Alomar JSY

SG Shawn Green JSY

TG Tony Gwynn JSY

TH Todd Helton JSY

WB Wade Boggs JSY


Portions

Each Portions card is serial-numbered to the following...

  • Group A: 425 copies
  • Group B: 1000 copies
  • Group C: 2400 copies

AD Adam Dunn BAT B

AP Albert Pujols UNI B

AR Alex Rodriguez JSY B

BB Bret Boone JSY B

BBO Barry Bonds UNI C

CB Craig Biggio JSY B

CD Carlos Delgado JSY B

CF Cliff Floyd JSY B

CG Cristian Guzman JSY B

EM Edgar Martinez BAT A

GM Greg Maddux JSY A

IR Ivan Rodriguez BAT A

JB Jeff Bagwell UNI A

JP Jorge Posada BAT A

KS Kazuhiro Sasaki JSY A

LB Lance Berkman BAT A

LD Paul Lo Duca JSY B

MM Mike Mussina UNI B

MO Magglio Ordonez JSY B

MP Mike Piazza BAT A

NG Nomar Garciaparra JSY B

NJ Nick Johnson BAT B

NR Nolan Ryan UNI B

RA Roberto Alomar BAT A

RD Ryan Dempster JSY B

RF Rafael Furcal JSY B

RP Rafael Palmeiro JSY B

TH Todd Helton JSY B


Patches

Each Patches card is serial-numbered to 25 copies.

AD Adam Dunn

AJ Andruw Jones

AP Albert Pujols

AR Alex Rodriguez

BB Bret Boone

BBO Barry Bonds

CD Carlos Delgado

CJ Chipper Jones

CS Curt Schilling

DM Don Mattingly

EC Eric Chavez

FT Frank Thomas

GB George Brett

GM Greg Maddux

KS Kazuhiro Sasaki

LW Larry Walker

MP Mike Piazza

NG Nomar Garciaparra

PM Pedro Martinez

RP Rafael Palmeiro

SR Scott Rolen

TG Tony Gwynn

TGL Tom Glavine

TH Todd Helton

WB Wade Boggs


Personal Endorsements

Each Personal Endorsements card features the respective player's autograph on a Acetate card.

AP Albert Pujols

BB Barry Bonds

BS Ben Sheets

CG Cristian Guzman

CK Casey Kotchman

CM Corwin Malone

DB Dewon Brazelton

GF Gavin Floyd

IG Irvin Guzman

JD Johnny Damon

JL Jason Lane

JR Jimmy Rollins

JS Juan Silvestre

KB Kenny Baugh

KI Kazuhisa Ishii

LB Lance Berkman

MT Marcus Thames

NN Nick Neugebauer

OH Orlando Hudson

RA Roberto Alomar

ST So Taguchi