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1993 Finest Refractor: Uncle Rico's Finest

Uncle Rico's Finest

Current Statistics
Rank 13
Weighted GPA 8.613
Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.613
 
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About this set: So, much like Uncle Rico, when I hop in the time machine back to 1993, I will be king. I remember going to card shows where if there was even one of these things around it was a big deal. What a great set and concept. The star, 40 HR (David Justice, Jeff Bagwell, Matt Williams, Gary Sheffield, Rafeal Palmeiro, Andre Dawson, Larry Walker, Jose Canseco, Frank Thomas, Ryne Sandberg, Juan Gonzalez, Jay Buhner, Andres Galaragga, Ken Caminiti, Mo Vaughn, George Bell, and Mike Piazza), 50 HR (Albert Belle, Brady Anderson, Cecil Fielder, Ken Griffey, Jr., and Luis Gonzalez), 60 HR (Sammy Sosa), 70 HR (Barry Bonds and Mark McGwire)and HOF (Rickey Henderson, Ozzie Smith, George Brett, Paul Molitor, Tony Gwynn, Wade Boggs, Cal Ripken, Dennis Eckersley, Ryne Sandberg, Nolan Ryan, Eddie Murray, Carlton Fisk, Dave Winfield, Robin Yount, Andre Dawson, Roberto Alomar and Barry Larkin) list for this set is off the chart. Special thanks to Josh Ball and John Stevens for helping me get this set together through both sale and trade. Glad to answer emails about the set or trade offers.

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Uncle Rico's Finest
ImageSpec No.Card#ItemGradePopPop HigherOwner's Comments
06129300181DAVID JUSTICE82660 
06129300282LOU WHITAKER9786 
06129300383BRYAN HARVEY98720One of the cards denoted as SP by Beckett. Population report #'s would show that it is not any more rare than a number of cards in the set. I can't see a reason to place any premium on this card and it is relatively easy to obtain.
06129300484CARLOS GARCIA96913As far as scarcity, it closely mimics the Brett Butler. Probably looking to pay a little more than most commons in this set.
06129300585SID FERNANDEZ99013 
06129300686BRETT BUTLER9766A little bit of a premium on this card. It is not impossible to come by, but there is usually strong interest when it appears on Ebay. The perceived scarcity and appeal of Brett Butler put this card on par with what you would normally pay for HOFers like Murray and Puckett. Collectors looking hard for Gem Mint copies.
06129300787SCOTT COOPER81849Pop #'s are real low on Scott Cooper but really doesn't command much of a premium.
06129300888B.J. SURHOFF81958 
06129300989STEVE FINLEY9624 
061293010810CURT SCHILLING9423Hugely underrated card. Potential HOFer and Top 5 lowest pop # in the set.
061293011811JEFF BAGWELL82089 
061293012812ALEX COLE81479 
061293013813JOHN OLERUD94926 
061293014814JOHN SMILEY97712 
061293015815BIP ROBERTS98133 
061293016816ALBERT BELLE910925 
061293017817DUANE WARD9579 
061293018818ALAN TRAMMELL9OC10119 
061293019819ANDY BENES9539 
061293020820REGGIE SANDERS82451 
061293021821TODD ZEILE94712 
061293022822RICK AGUILERA96513 
061293023823DAVE HOLLINS98824 
061293024824JOSE RIJO9776My perception is that this one of the more desirable commons in the set with increasing scarcity. Slight premium over most commons.
061293025825MATT WILLIAMS97820 
061293026826SANDY ALOMAR JR.97015 
061293027827ALEX FERNANDEZ98712 
061293028828OZZIE SMITH9639 
061293029829RAMON MARTINEZ9573 
061293030830BERNIE WILLIAMS84639 
061293031831GARY SHEFFIELD9687 
061293032832ERIC KARROS98712 
061293033833FRANK VIOLA95930 
061293034834KEVIN YOUNG96720 
061293035835KEN HILL97830 
061293036836TONY FERNANDEZ95320 
061293037837TIM WAKEFIELD9823 
061293038838JOHN KRUK95419 
061293039839CHRIS SABO81476 
061293040840MARQUIS GRISSOM9502 
061293041841GLENN DAVIS94510 
061293042842JEFF MONTGOMERY98814 
061293043843KENNY LOFTON9736 
061293044844JOHN BURKETT97511 
061293045845DARRYL HAMILTON97411 
061293046846JIM ABBOTT9607 
061293047847IVAN RODRIGUEZ913216 
061293048848ERIC YOUNG82061 
061293049849MITCH WILLIAMS96514 
061293050850HAROLD REYNOLDS83248A popular card in this set with relatively low pop report #'s. Sells on par with Willie Greene and is a solid bet to run at least $125.
061293051851BRIAN HARPER82666The availability of this card has varied widely in the time I've followed this set. One of the cards ending in "1" that are believed to be scarce. The # of Harpers graded would indicate it is basically on par with most of the set. Patience will payoff as far as obtaining one at a reasonable price.
061293052852RAFAEL PALMEIRO9837 
061293053853BRET SABERHAGEN97010 
061293054854JEFF CONINE9987 
061293055855IVAN CALDERON98014 
061293056856JUAN GUZMAN82770 
061293057857CARLOS BAERGA99134 
061293058858CHARLES NAGY81782In my experience a somewhat uncommon common, but it sells on par with most commons in the set. Pop reports will show it on par with Brian Harper in terms of availibilty.
061293059859WALLY JOYNER97311 
061293060860CHARLIE HAYES7260One of the real toughies in the set. Pop report confirms the rarity vs. other cards. Usually sells at a real premium $150-$250. Not quite as impossible as some others though.
061293061861SHANE MACK9684 
061293062862PETE HARNISCH91132 
061293063863GEORGE BRETT910714 
061293064864LANCE JOHNSON81992 
061293065865BEN MCDONALD98316 
061293066866BOBBY BONILLA9737 
061293067867TERRY STEINBACH82386 
061293068868RON GANT9914 
061293069869DOUG JONES9766 
061293070870PAUL MOLITOR9683 
061293071871BRADY ANDERSON82639Brady is one of the most underrated cards in the set. Pop reports show it to be more rare than almost any card in the set, yet it sells for a fraction of the price of other "rare" commons. Also hard to find in 9.
061293072872CHUCK FINLEY82475 
061293073873MARK GRACE84589 
061293074874MIKE DEVEREAUX82266 
061293075875TONY PHILLIPS96417 
061293076876CHUCK KNOBLAUCH82389 
061293077877TONY GWYNN912724 
061293078878KEVIN APPIER96117 
061293079879SAMMY SOSA914428 
061293080880MICKEY TETTLETON9581See Brett Butler.
061293081881FELIX JOSE9407 
061293082882MARK LANGSTON9796 
061293083883GREGG JEFFERIES95110 
061293084884ANDRE DAWSON 828114Apparently there is no truth to the rumor that The Hawk was hording this card.
061293085885GREG MADDUX 910528 
061293086886RICKEY HENDERSON 96822 
061293087887TOM GLAVINE 9OC1267 
061293088888ROBERTO ALOMAR 9OC19101 
061293089889DARRYL STRAWBERRY 821105 
061293090890WADE BOGGS 99933 
061293091891BO JACKSON 10300 
061293092892MARK MCGWIRE 914030 
061293093893ROBIN VENTURA 97628 
061293094894JOE CARTER 97720 
061293095895LEE SMITH 10370 
061293096896CAL RIPKEN 97425 
061293097897LARRY WALKER 9OC1667 
061293098898DON MATTINGLY 98327 
061293099899JOSE CANSECO 99210 
0612931008100DENNIS ECKERSLEY 82787 
0612931018101TERRY PENDLETON 81381 
0612931028102FRANK THOMAS916930 
0612931038103BARRY BONDS 911938 
0612931048104ROGER CLEMENS 9OC9183 
0612931058105RYNE SANDBERG 913040 
0612931068106FRED MCGRIFF 96616 
0612931078107NOLAN RYAN 9OC3293The toughest "star" to come by. Ryan remains a hobby icon and this card is the keystone of the set. Not sure how Ripken got the 10 weighting for the Registry. They should both be 10. Take any oppurtunity you can to scoop this up at a reasonable price. Condition sensitive to centering. Centered copies bring a big premium.
0612931088108WILL CLARK 95121 
0612931098109PAT LISTACH 9875 
0612931108110KEN GRIFFEY JR. 98838 
0612931118111CECIL FIELDER 94416 
0612931128112KIRBY PUCKETT 910817 
0612931138113DWIGHT GOODEN 96124 
0612931148114BARRY LARKIN 82486 
0612931158115DAVID CONE 97920 
0612931168116JUAN GONZALEZ 82288 
0612931178117KENT HRBEK99011 
0612931188118TIM WALLACH96616 
0612931198119CRAIG BIGGIO84684 
0612931208120ROBERTO KELLY97914 
0612931218121GREGG OLSON82575 
0612931228122EDDIE MURRAY913119 
0612931238123WIL CORDERO83438 
0612931248124JAY BUHNER82462Tough card to come by. The cards ending in "4" following the All Stars in the set center are all scarce or perceived scarce. Buhner is on the more plentiful side and usually sells on par with Harold Reynolds.
0612931258125CARLTON FISK9847 
0612931268126ERIC DAVIS98318 
0612931278127DOUG DRABEK95815 
0612931288128OZZIE GUILLEN81796 
0612931298129JOHN WETTELAND96325 
0612931308130ANDRES GALARRAGA98331 
0612931318131KEN CAMINITI98014 
0612931328132TOM CANDIOTTI96729 
0612931338133PAT BORDERS9553Top 5 hardest to obtain. Pop #'s have been rising but will still command $200+ raw.
0612931348134KEVIN BROWN81362Another "4" card, usually widely available, but has a lower count than the more sought after Buhner.
0612931358135TRAVIS FRYMAN94010 
0612931368136KEVIN MITCHELL94915 
0612931378137GREG SWINDELL96115 
0612931388138BENITO SANTIAGO96813 
0612931398139REGGIE JEFFERSON9589 
0612931408140CHRIS BOSIO94910 
0612931418141DEION SANDERS96513 
0612931428142SCOTT ERICKSON82258 
0612931438143HOWARD JOHNSON83844 
0612931448144ORESTES DESTRADE9OC977Top 5 Toughie. No one has yet been able to obtain a 10 so collector demand is sky high for good looking raw copies. There are many cards with similar pop #'s though. Expect to pay a bit for this card.
0612931458145JOSE GUZMAN9696Interestingly this card brings no premium but has one of the lowest pop #'s in the set.
0612931468146CHAD CURTIS9OC491 
0612931478147CAL ELDRED8.5182 
0612931488148WILLIE GREENE96414Hording has brought artificial demand to this card. But if you want one they usually go for at least $150.
0612931498149TOMMY GREENE97617 
0612931508150ERIK HANSON81774 
0612931518151BOB WELCH9577 
0612931528152JOHN JAHA9498 
0612931538153HAROLD BAINES81839One of the lowest population #'s but usually does not command much of a premium.
0612931548154RANDY JOHNSON9648This future HOFer's card is fairly popular and ends in "4" and commands a price worthy of the Big Unit. Pop #'s indicate a healthy supply so don't get carried away.
0612931558155AL MARTIN96510 
0612931568156J.T.SNOW91054 
0612931578157MIKE MUSSINA98110 
0612931588158RUBEN SIERRA9OC284 
0612931598159DEAN PALMER9756 
0612931608160STEVE AVERY95513 
0612931618161JULIO FRANCO9588 
0612931628162DAVE WINFIELD98611 
0612931638163TIM SALMON81971 
0612931648164TOM HENKE8OC186Top 10 Toughie. Pop report backs up scarcity.
0612931658165MO VAUGHN82388 
0612931668166JOHN SMOLTZ9998 
0612931678167DANNY TARTABULL96611 
0612931688168DELINO DESHIELDS96220 
0612931698169CHARLIE HOUGH96510 
0612931708170PAUL O'NEILL97116 
0612931718171DARREN DAULTON95215 
0612931728172JACK MCDOWELL95412 
0612931738173JUNIOR FELIX95119Listed as SP in Beckett but it's not.
0612931748174JIMMY KEY82949ABSOLUTE TOUGHEST or at least a dead tie with Orel Hershiser. Pop report confirms that these 2 are tied for rarest with only 43 of each having been submitted. Collectors actively try to keep these off of Ebay. Expect any auction that comes up with this card to end early. Good luck.
0612931758175GEORGE BELL9599 
0612931768176MIKE STANTON9905 
0612931778177LEN DYKSTRA96617 
0612931788178NORM CHARLTON98025 
0612931798179ERIC ANTHONY9OC5118 
0612931808180ROB DIBBLE96014 
0612931818181OTIS NIXON9718 
0612931828182RANDY MYERS96829 
0612931838183TIM RAINES84033 
0612931848184OREL HERSHISER8OC374GOOD LUCK See Jimmy Key.
0612931858185ANDY VAN SLYKE9737 
0612931868186MIKE LANSING9834 
0612931878187RAY LANKFORD81780 
0612931888188MIKE MORGAN96014 
0612931898189MOISES ALOU83075 
0612931908190EDGAR MARTINEZ96921 
0612931918191JOHN FRANCO9695 
0612931928192ROBIN YOUNT830100 
0612931938193BOB TEWKSBURY81760 
0612931948194JAY BELL82679 
0612931958195LUIS GONZALEZ9OC598 
0612931968196DAVE FLEMING9985 
0612931978197MIKE GREENWELL9689 
0612931988198DAVID NIED81475 
0612931998199MIKE PIAZZA91757 
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