1952 Topps Willie Mays

Perhaps one of the most under appreciated cards in the hobby is the 1952 Topps Willie Mays #261 card. Willie Mays is considered by many to be the best overall player of the era, and that includes Mickey Mantle. Mays was a great all around player both offensively and defensively, and might have topped 700 home runs in his career had he not played in the pitcher friendly Candlestick Park the last few years of his career (he still managed to crank out 660 home runs).

For some reason though, the 1952 Topps Willie Mays card does not get anywhere close to the attention that the Mantle card from the same set garners. Both players put up pretty similar numbers and both had previous cards in the 1951 red back set, and both cards seem to be about equally tough to find in great condition. The '52 card shows a portrait of a young Mays from the shoulders up and unfortunately, many of the examples of this card have the image tilted as compared to the frame of the card. This is another of the top 200 cards in the hobby, as voted on by PSA.

1952 TOPPS #261 WILLIE MAYS ROOKIE - SGC 60 EX 5 (SVSC)
1952 TOPPS #261 WILLIE MAYS ROOKIE - SGC 60 EX 5 (SVSC)
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Topps PROJECT 2020 Card #80 1952 Willie Mays RC by Sophia Chang w/Box PR : 10480
Topps PROJECT 2020 Card #80 1952 Willie Mays RC by Sophia Chang w/Box PR : 10480
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TOPPS PROJECT 2020 WILLIE MAYS #80 1952 GIANTS SOPHIA CHANG PRINT RUN/10480
TOPPS PROJECT 2020 WILLIE MAYS #80 1952 GIANTS SOPHIA CHANG PRINT RUN/10480
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2020 Topps Heritage #GS-03 HOF WILLIE MAYS GIANTS GIGANTIC SEASONS 1952
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1952 TOPPS #261 WILLIE MAYS PSA 1.5 (4935)  ROOKIE
1952 TOPPS #261 WILLIE MAYS PSA 1.5 (4935) ROOKIE
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Topps Project 2020 Willie Mays #48 1952 Card by JK5 In Hand with Box SP PR 1556
Topps Project 2020 Willie Mays #48 1952 Card by JK5 In Hand with Box SP PR 1556
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Topps PROJECT 2020 Card #15 - 1952 Willie Mays by Andrew Thiele - Print Run:1464
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TOPPS PROJECT 2020 WILLIE MAYS #80 1952 #261 NEW YORK GIANTS SOPHIA CHANG
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Topps Project 2020 - 1952 Willie Mays Card #80 - Sophia Chang - In hand w/ Box
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Topps PROJECT 2020 Card 80 - 1952 Willie Mays by Sophia Chang
Topps PROJECT 2020 Card 80 - 1952 Willie Mays by Sophia Chang
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Topps PROJECT 2020 #80 1952 WILLIE MAYS RC by SOPHIA CHANG - W/ Box FREE SHIP 🔥
Topps PROJECT 2020 #80 1952 WILLIE MAYS RC by SOPHIA CHANG - W/ Box FREE SHIP 🔥
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Topps PROJECT 2020 #27 Willie Mays - by Efdot -  Giants RC 1952 #261 - IN HAND
Topps PROJECT 2020 #27 Willie Mays - by Efdot - Giants RC 1952 #261 - IN HAND
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Topps PROJECT 2020 #80 1952 WILLIE MAYS RC by SOPHIA CHANG - W/ Box **IN HAND**
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Topps PROJECT 2020 Card #61 - 1952 Willie Mays by King Saladeen with Box Giants
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TOPPS PROJECT 2020 WILLIE MAYS #80 1952 GIANTS SOPHIA CHANG PRINT RUN/10480
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