1939 Play Ball Reprints
The 1939 Play Ball Baseball Card set features black-and-white photographs on the front and statistics and biographies on the back. There are 162 cards in both the reprint and original sets. The 1939 Play Ball baseball cards were reprinted in 1988 and have the same dimensions (2½” x 3 1/8”) as the original cards. Original common cards cost approximately $55 each, while the rare Joe DiMaggio card can cost as much as $1500 in Near Mint condition.
By Dean Hanley