2006 Ultra

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Description

2006 Ultra is a 251-card set released in June, 2006. This was the first Ultra set released under the auspices of Upper Deck.

Cards numbered 1-180 feature veterans while cards 181-200 feature 2006 rookies and cards 201-250 were a Retro Lucky 13 subset. Those Retro Lucky subset cards were inserted at a stated rate of one in four hobby or retail packs. Card number 251 was an exchange for Kenji Johjima, and that card was announced to have a print run of 5000 cards.

Distribution

Hobby/Retail: 24 packs per box, eight cards per pack (MSRP: $2.99). 12 boxes per case

Fat Packs: 18 packs per box, 32 cards per pack.

Reviews

Insertion Ratios

Cards Total Cards Numbered To Hobby Odds Retail Odds Fat Pack Odds
Base 251 - 6:1 6:1 30:1
short set 200 - 6:1 6:1 30:1
Retro Lucky 13 50 - 1:4 1:4 N/A
Kenji Johjima Exchange card 1 5000 ? ? N/A
Gold Medallion short set 200 - one-per-pack pne-per-pack N/A
Gold Medallion Retro Lucky 13 50 - 1:24 1:72 N/A
Diamond Producers 25 - + + N/A
Home Run Kings 15 - + + N/A
Midsummer Classic Kings 10 - + + N/A
RBI Kings 20 - + + N/A
Strikeout Kings 10 - + + N/A
Rising Stars 10 - + + N/A
Ultra Stars 40 - N/A N/A two-per-pack
Feel the Game 30 - 1:36 1:72 N/A
Ultra Fine Fabrics 60 - 1:18 1:36 N/A
Autographics 35 - 1:576 1:1920 N/A

+ = Each eight-card Hobby and retail pack yields one insert.

Checklist

Base Set

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1 Vladimir Guerrero

2 Bartolo Colon

3 Francisco Rodriguez

4 Darin Erstad

5 Chone Figgins

6 Bengie Molina

7 Roger Clemens

8 Lance Berkman

9 Morgan Ensberg

10 Roy Oswalt

11 Andy Pettitte

12 Craig Biggio

13 Eric Chavez

14 Barry Zito

15 Huston Street

16 Bobby Crosby

17 Nick Swisher

18 Rich Harden

19 Vernon Wells

20 Roy Halladay

21 Alex Rios

22 Orlando Hudson

23 Shea Hillenbrand

24 Gustavo Chacin

25 Chipper Jones

26 Andruw Jones

27 Jeff Francoeur

28 John Smoltz

29 Tim Hudson

30 Marcus Giles

31 Carlos Lee

32 Ben Sheets

33 Rickie Weeks

34 Chris Capuano

35 Geoff Jenkins

36 Brady Clark

37 Albert Pujols

38 Jim Edmonds

39 Chris Carpenter

40 Mark Mulder

41 Yadier Molina

42 Scott Rolen

43 Derrek Lee

44 Mark Prior

45 Aramis Ramirez

46 Carlos Zambrano

47 Greg Maddux

48 Nomar Garciaparra

49 Jonny Gomes

50 Carl Crawford

51 Scott Kazmir

52 Jorge Cantu

53 Julio Lugo

54 Aubrey Huff

55 Luis Gonzalez

56 Brandon Webb

57 Troy Glaus

58 Shawn Green

59 Craig Counsell

60 Conor Jackson (RC)

61 Jeff Kent

62 Eric Gagne

63 J.D. Drew

64 Milton Bradley

65 Jeff Weaver

66 Cesar Izturis

67 Jason Schmidt

68 Moises Alou

69 Pedro Feliz

70 Randy Winn

71 Omar Vizquel

72 Noah Lowry

73 Travis Hafner

74 Victor Martinez

75 C.C. Sabathia

76 Grady Sizemore

77 Coco Crisp

78 Cliff Lee

79 Raul Ibanez

80 Ichiro Suzuki

81 Richie Sexson

82 Felix Hernandez

83 Adrian Beltre

84 Jamie Moyer

85 Miguel Cabrera

86 A.J. Burnett

87 Juan Pierre

88 Carlos Delgado

89 Dontrelle Willis

90 Juan Encarnacion

91 Carlos Beltran

92 Jose Reyes

93 David Wright

94 Tom Glavine

95 Mike Piazza

96 Pedro Martinez

97 Ryan Zimmerman (RC)

98 Nick Johnson

99 Jose Vidro

100 Jose Guillen

101 Livan Hernandez

102 John Patterson

103 Miguel Tejada

104 Melvin Mora

105 Brian Roberts

106 Erik Bedard

107 Javy Lopez

108 Rodrigo Lopez

109 Jake Peavy

110 Mike Cameron

111 Mark Loretta

112 Brian Giles

113 Trevor Hoffman

114 Ramon Hernandez

115 Bobby Abreu

116 Chase Utley

117 Pat Burrell

118 Jimmy Rollins

119 Ryan Howard

120 Billy Wagner

121 Jason Bay

122 Oliver Perez

123 Jack Wilson

124 Zach Duke

125 Rob MacKowiak

126 Freddy Sanchez

127 Mark Teixeira

128 Michael Young

129 Alfonso Soriano

130 Hank Blalock

131 Kenny Rogers

132 Kevin Mench

133 Manny Ramirez

134 Josh Beckett

135 David Ortiz

136 Johnny Damon

137 Edgar Renteria

138 Curt Schilling

139 Ken Griffey, Jr.

140 Adam Dunn

141 Felipe Lopez

142 Wily Mo Pena

143 Aaron Harang

144 Sean Casey

145 Todd Helton

146 Garrett Atkins

147 Matt Holliday

148 Jeff Francis

149 Clint Barmes

150 Luis Gonzalez

151 Mike Sweeney

152 Zack Greinke

153 Angel Berroa

154 Emil Brown

155 David DeJesus

156 Ivan Rodriguez

157 Jeremy Bonderman

158 Brandon Inge

159 Craig Monroe

160 Chris Shelton

161 Dmitri Young

162 Johan Santana

163 Joe Mauer

164 Torii Hunter

165 Shannon Stewart

166 Scott Baker

167 Brad Radke

168 Jon Garland

169 Tadahito Iguchi

170 Paul Konerko

171 Scott Podsednik

172 Mark Buehrle

173 Joe Crede

174 Derek Jeter

175 Alex Rodriguez

176 Hideki Matsui

177 Randy Johnson

178 Gary Sheffield

179 Mariano Rivera

180 Jason Giambi

181 Joey Devine RC

182 Alejandro Freire RC

183 Craig Hansen RC

184 Robert Andino RC

185 Ryan Jorgensen RC

186 Chris DeMaria RC

187 Jonah Bayliss RC

188 Ryan Theriot RC

189 Steve Stemle RC

190 Brian Myrow RC

191 Chris Heintz RC

192 Ron Flores RC

193 Danny Sandoval RC

194 Craig Breslow RC

195 Jeremy Accardo RC

196 Jeff Harris RC

197 Tim Corcoran RC

198 Scott Feldman RC

199 Robinson Cano

200 Jason Bergmann RC


Retro Lucky 13

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Retro Lucky 13 features 50 players who were all selected with a top 13 pick in the MLB First-Year Player Draft. These cards are all short-printed and seeded into Hobby and retail packs at the rate of 1:4.

NOTE: These cards are NOT available in Fat Packs.

201 Ken Griffey, Jr.

202 Frank Thomas

203 Chipper Jones

204 Tony Clark

205 Mike Lieberthal

206 Manny Ramirez

207 Phil Nevin

208 Derek Jeter

209 Preston Wilson

210 Billy Wagner

211 Alex Rodriguez

212 Trot Nixon

213 Jaret Wright

214 Nomar Garciaparra

215 Paul Konerko

216 Paul Wilson

217 Dustin Hermanson

218 Todd Walker

219 Matt Morris

220 Darin Erstad

221 Todd Helton

222 Geoff Jenkins

223 Eric Chavez

224 Kris Benson

225 Jon Garland

226 Troy Glaus

227 Vernon Wells

228 Michael Cuddyer

229 Justin Verlander

230 Pat Burrell

231 Mark Mulder

232 Corey Patterson

233 J.D. Drew

234 Austin Kearns

235 Felipe Lopez

236 Sean Burroughs

237 Ben Sheets

238 Brett Myers

239 Josh Beckett

240 Barry Zito

241 Adrian Gonzalez

242 Rocco Baldelli

243 Chris Burke

244 Joe Mauer

245 Mark Prior

246 Mark Teixiera

247 Khalil Greene

248 Zack Greinke

249 Prince Fielder

250 Rickie Weeks


Kenji Johjima Exchange Card

A late edition to the product, randomly inserted into packs was an exchange for Kenji Johjima. Lucky collectors who pulled the card had until May 25, 2008 to redeem it. Upper Deck also said that only 5000 Johjima exchange cards were printed; however, neither the exchange card nor the actual Johjima card are serial-numbered.

251 Kenji Johjima EXCH 5000

Parallels

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All base cards (except the Johjima exchange cards) are available in a Gold Medallion parallels. Each eight-card Hobby and retail pack contains one Gold Medallion card. The 50 Retro Lucky 13 Gold cards are short-printed and seeded at the rate of 1:24 Hobby and 1:72 retail packs.

Inserts

NOTE: Each eight-card Hobby and retail pack contains an insert from one of the following sets below, except Star. The Star's were exclusive to 32-card Fat Packs.

RBI Kings

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RBI1 Ken Griffey, Jr.

RBI2 David Ortiz

RBI3 Manny Ramirez

RBI4 Mark Teixeira

RBI5 Alex Rodriguez

RBI6 Andruw Jones

RBI7 Jeff Bagwell

RBI8 Gary Sheffield

RBI9 Richie Sexson

RBI10 Jeff Kent

RBI11 Albert Pujols

RBI12 Todd Helton

RBI13 Miguel Cabrera

RBI14 Hideki Matsui

RBI15 Carlos Delgado

RBI16 Carlos Lee

RBI17 Derrek Lee

RBI18 Vladimir Guerrero

RBI19 Luis Gonzalez

RBI20 Mike Piazza


Home Run Kings

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HRK1 Albert Pujols

HRK2 Ken Griffey, Jr.

HRK3 Andruw Jones

HRK4 Alex Rodriguez

HRK5 David Ortiz

HRK6 Manny Ramirez

HRK7 Derrek Lee

HRK8 Mark Teixeira

HRK9 Adam Dunn

HRK10 Paul Konerko

HRK11 Richie Sexson

HRK12 Alfonso Soriano

HRK13 Vladimir Guerrero

HRK14 Gary Sheffield

HRK15 Mike Piazza


Strikeout Kings

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SOK1 Roger Clemens

SOK2 Johan Santana

SOK3 Jake Peavy

SOK4 Randy Johnson

SOK5 Curt Schilling

SOK6 Chris Carpenter

SOK7 Pedro Martinez

SOK8 Mark Prior

SOK9 Carlos Zambrano

SOK10 John Smoltz


Rising Stars

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URS1 Ryan Howard

URS2 Huston Street

URS3 Jeff Francoeur

URS4 Felix Hernandez

URS5 Chase Utley

URS6 Robinson Cano

URS7 Zach Duke

URS8 Scott Kazmir

URS9 Willy Taveras

URS10 Tadahito Iguchi


Diamond Producers

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DP1 Derek Jeter

DP2 Chipper Jones

DP3 Jim Edmonds

DP4 Ken Griffey, Jr.

DP5 David Ortiz

DP6 Manny Ramirez

DP7 Mark Teixeira

DP8 Alex Rodriguez

DP9 Jeff Kent

DP10 Albert Pujols

DP11 Todd Helton

DP12 Miguel Cabrera

DP13 Hideki Matsui

DP14 Derrek Lee

DP15 Vladimir Guerrero

DP16 Miguel Tejada

DP17 Jorge Cantu

DP18 Travis Hafner

DP19 Pat Burrell

DP20 Bobby Abreu

DP21 David Wright

DP22 Jason Bay

DP23 Adam Dunn

DP24 Eric Chavez

DP25 Paul Konerko


Midsummer Classic Kings

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MCK1 Ken Griffey, Jr.

MCK2 Mike Piazza

MCK3 Derek Jeter

MCK4 Roger Clemens

MCK5 Randy Johnson

MCK6 Miguel Tejada

MCK7 Alfonso Soriano

MCK8 Garret Anderson

MCK9 Pedro Martinez

MCK10 Ivan Rodriguez


Star

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This set is exclusive to the 32-card Fat Packs.

US-1 Ken Griffey, Jr.

US-2 Derek Jeter

US-3 Albert Pujols

US-4 Alex Rodriguez

US-5 Vladimir Guerrero

US-6 Roger Clemens

US-7 Derrek Lee

US-8 David Ortiz

US-9 Miguel Cabrera

US-10 Bobby Abreu

US-11 Mark Teixeira

US-12 Johan Santana

US-13 Hideki Matsui

US-14 Ichiro Suzuki

US-15 Andruw Jones

US-16 Eric Chavez

US-17 Roy Oswalt

US-18 Curt Schilling

US-19 Randy Johnson

US-20 Ivan Rodriguez

US-21 Chipper Jones

US-22 Mark Prior

US-23 Jason Bay

US-24 Pedro Martinez

US-25 David Wright

US-26 Carlos Beltran

US-27 Jim Edmonds

US-28 Chris Carpenter

US-29 Roy Halladay

US-30 Jake Peavy

US-31 Paul Konerko

US-32 Travis Hafner

US-33 Barry Zito

US-34 Miguel Tejada

US-35 Josh Beckett

US-36 Todd Helton

US-37 Dontrelle Willis

US-38 Manny Ramirez

US-39 Mariano Rivera

US-40 Jeff Kent


Autographs & Game-Used

NOTE: All autographs and game-used cards are not available in 32-card Fat Packs.

Feel the Game

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NOTE: All Feel the Game cards feature jersey swatches, except Randy Johnson's which has a pants swatch.

FG-AB Adrian Beltre

FG-AJ Andruw Jones

FG-AP Albert Pujols

FG-AS Alfonso Soriano

FG-BA Bobby Abreu

FG-BG Brian Giles

FG-CB Carlos Beltran

FG-CD Carlos Delgado

FG-CJ Chipper Jones

FG-DJ Derek Jeter

FG-DW David Wright

FG-EC Eric Chavez

FG-FH Felix Hernandez

FG-FT Frank Thomas SP

FG-GM Greg Maddux

FG-IR Ivan Rodriguez

FG-JB Josh Beckett

FG-JR Jose Reyes SP

FG-KG Ken Griffey, Jr.

FG-MC Matt Clement SP

FG-MO Magglio Ordonez

FG-MP Mike Piazza

FG-MR Manny Ramirez

FG-MT Miguel Tejada

FG-PW Preston Wilson

FG-RJ Randy Johnson SP

FG-RS Richie Sexson

FG-SG Shawn Green

FG-TG Troy Glaus

FG-VG Vladimir Guerrero


Fine Fabrics

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NOTE: All Fine Fabrics cards feature jersey swatches, except Randy Johnson's which has a pants swatch.

FM-AB Adrian Beltre

FM-AD Adam Dunn

FM-AJ Andruw Jones

FM-AP Albert Pujols

FM-AS Alfonso Soriano

FM-BA Bobby Abreu

FM-BC Bobby Crosby

FM-BG Brian Giles

FM-BR Brian Roberts

FM-BW Bernie Williams

FM-BZ Barry Zito

FM-CB Carlos Beltran

FM-CD Carlos Delgado

FM-CJ Chipper Jones

FM-CP Corey Patterson

FM-CU Chase Utley

FM-DJ Derek Jeter

FM-DL Derrek Lee

FM-DO David Ortiz

FM-DW David Wright

FM-EC Eric Chavez

FM-FH Felix Hernandez

FM-FT Frank Thomas

FM-GM Greg Maddux

FM-HB Hank Blalock

FM-HS Huston Street

FM-IR Ivan Rodriguez

FM-JB Josh Beckett

FM-JD J.D. Drew

FM-JG Jason Giambi

FM-JK Jeff Kent

FM-JP Jorge Posada

FM-JR Jose Reyes

FM-JS John Smoltz

FM-KG Ken Griffey, Jr.

FM-KH Khalil Greene SP

FM-KW Kerry Wood

FM-MC Matt Clement

FM-MO Magglio Ordonez

FM-MP Mike Piazza

FM-MR Manny Ramirez

FM-MT Miguel Tejada

FM-PW Preston Wilson

FM-RC Roger Clemens SP

FM-RH Ramon Hernandez

FM-RJ Randy Johnson SP

FM-RK Ryan Klesko

FM-RS Richie Sexson

FM-RY Ryan Howard

FM-SB Sean Burroughs

FM-SF Steve Finley

FM-SG Shawn Green

FM-SR Scott Rolen

FM-SS Sammy Sosa

FM-TG Troy Glaus

FM-TH Travis Hafner

FM-TX Mark Teixeira

FM-VG Vladimir Guerrero

FM-VW Vernon Wells

FM-WI Dontrelle Willis


Autographics

UL-AF Alejandro Freire

UL-AS Alfonso Soriano SP

UL-BR Brian Roberts

UL-CA Chris Carpenter

UL-CC Carl Crawford

UL-CK Casey Kotchman

UL-DL Derrek Lee

UL-DS Danny Sandoval

UL-DW Dontrelle Willis

UL-FH Felix Hernandez

UL-JB Jason Bay

UL-JG Jonny Gomes

UL-JH Jeff Harris

UL-JM Joe Mauer

UL-JO Joe Blanton

UL-JR Jose Reyes

UL-JV Justin Verlander

UL-KG Ken Griffey, Jr.

UL-KW Kerry Wood SP

UL-MC Matt Cain

UL-MG Marcus Giles

UL-MY Michael Young

UL-NS Nick Swisher

UL-PF Prince Fielder

UL-PM Pedro Martinez

UL-RC Roger Clemens SP

UL-RO Roy Oswalt

UL-RZ Ryan Zimmerman

UL-SR Scott Rolen

UL-SS Steve Stemle

UL-TH Travis Hafner

UL-TI Tadahito Iguchi

UL-VG Vladimir Guerrero SP

UL-VM Victor Martinez

UL-YM Yadier Molina