Denton True “Cy” Young is the most well known pitcher from the pre-war era. Young’s baseball cards are among the most popular of all players in the early 1900’s.
Young’s lifetime baseball statistics are purely staggering and he still holds records that will likely never be broken, including most wins (511) and complete games (749).
His impact on baseball was so profound, that only one year after his death, the Cy Young Award was established to honor the league’s best pitcher.
Young’s baseball cards have always been in high demand and remain as sought after as some of the biggest names in baseball, including Cobb, Wagner, Ruth, Gehrig and Mays.
Many of Young’s early cards are somewhat out of reach for vintage collectors, but there are a handful that can still be found at a reasonable value.
Thus, here are five Cy Young baseball cards that we believe offer tremendous value for long term baseball card investors.Read More...