Panini America Delivers Detailed First Look at 2017 Stars & Stripes USA Baseball

January 13, 2017


After a long season away, Panini America’s popular Stars & Stripes USA Baseball product is returning to the diamond in 2017 surrounded in the patriotic pageantry of the USA Baseball organization. Set to arrive in hobby shops across North America in mid March, 2017 Stars & Stripes USA Baseball (eight cards per pack, five packs per box, 20 boxes per case) will deliver five autograph or memorabilia cards, five parallels and 30 base cards in each hobby box, on average.

As you’ll see in the in the gallery that follows, the product’s return is fueled by rich content devoted to USA Baseball’s brightest young stars and all-time greats. The set features on-card autographs from 49 different players and limited parallels signed in Black, Red and Green ink.

The highlights of the product are many and include . . .

  • An exclusive dual-signed, on-card autograph insert featuring 13 different pairings of current USA Baseball Collegiate and 18U National Team members. Look for limited parallels signed in Red and Green Ink.
  • Jumbo Swatch Silhouettes Signatures featuring Jersey, Prime, Team Logo, Brand Logo, Anniversary Patch and Bat versions and limited Gold ink versions.
  • Limited Laundry Tag and Button Stars & Stripes Signatures cards.
  • Autographs of top prospects, draft picks, future draft picks and alumni.
  • Look for numerous 2016 USA Baseball Collegiate and 18U National Team players projected to go in the first round of the 2017 draft.
  • A 100-card base set with limited parallels and printing plates featuring current USA baseball team members and alumni.
  • Alumni Signatures includes hard-signed cards of prestigious alumni and limited parallel versions signed in Red and Green ink.
  • Collegiate National Team Signatures is a 44-card set featuring on-card signatures of the Collegiate and 18U National Teams. Look for limited Black, Red and Green parallels.

We’ll have plenty more to preview on 2017 Stars & Stripes USA Baseball in the coming weeks. But until then, here’s your first look at the product:

All information is accurate at the time of posting – content is subject to change and approval. Card images are solely for the purpose of design display. Actual images used on cards to be determined.