1938 Goudey

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Current Finest Possible Set Rating: 09.903

This is an extremely popular vintage set. It is often called the "Heads Up" set as the players are pictured with a large head photograph on a small cartoon body. The numbering on this series is strange, starting at #241 where the 1933 set left off. In another oddity 24 different players are pictured twice in the set. The backs of the cards include statistics and a player biography. Stars of the "Heads Up" set include Jimmie Foxx (spelled "Jimmy" on the cards), Joe DiMaggio, Bob Feller and Hank Greenberg.

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All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Don Louchios Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.25 9.06 09.06
2 Donald E. Spence - The Lone Star Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.21 8.91 08.91
3 Caught Looking 100.00%7.53
Retired on 12/11/2014
Rank 4
Weighted GPA 7.533
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.533
7.71
07.71
4 memorylaneinc 95.83%7.42
Retired on 10/3/2009
Rank 4
Weighted GPA 7.417
% Complete 95.83%
Set Rating 7.158
7.58
07.31
5 jbcofc 100.00%7.01 7.03 07.03
6 Mike's (R323) 100.00%6.77
Retired on 3/10/2014
Rank 6
Weighted GPA 6.770
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 6.770
6.77
06.77
7 The Steve Soloway Collection 100.00%6.69
Retired on 9/3/2011
Rank 6
Weighted GPA 6.690
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 6.690
6.74
06.74
8 The Dromedary Collection 100.00%6.26
Retired on 11/26/2006
Rank 3
Weighted GPA 6.260
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 6.260
6.27
06.27
9 cmoking Click to view Set Images 100.00%5.90
Retired on 7/26/2008
Rank 7
Weighted GPA 5.895
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 5.895
5.90
05.90
10 freewayabel Click to Contact Owner 95.83%6.38 6.41 05.61
11 Jero's '38 Goudey set - Mastro 8/2006 100.00%5.59
Retired on 5/31/2006
Rank 3
Weighted GPA 5.590
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 5.590
5.59
05.59
12 FrankCatalanoSax Click to Contact Owner 100.00%5.56 5.56 05.56
13 Chris Collins - 1938 Goudey Set Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%5.15 5.15 05.15
14 KDSABET 100.00%4.56
Retired on 5/2/2010
Rank 11
Weighted GPA 4.560
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 4.560
4.56
04.56
15 RufusJones Click to Contact Owner 97.92%4.96 4.96 04.46
16 The Crandell Collection Click to Contact Owner 56.25%7.27 7.55 04.15
17 CalgaryJay Click to Contact Owner 81.25%6.45 6.45 03.97
18 Scott D Ireland Collection Click to Contact Owner 37.50%8.14 8.70 03.79
19 Pienta: 1938 Goudey 97.92%3.70 3.70 03.33
20 Legendary Auctions 100.00%3.23
Retired on 3/4/2011
Rank 15
Weighted GPA 3.228
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 3.228
3.23
03.23
21 Jake Ninas 52.08%6.04 6.04 03.14
22 Mastro Auctions 100.00%3.13
Retired on 2/20/2008
Rank 11
Weighted GPA 3.128
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 3.128
3.13
03.13
23 Jason Badovick 33.33%7.00 7.00 02.52
24 Mr Stan 60.42%5.38 5.48 02.00
25 wentz Click to Contact Owner 64.58%5.11 5.11 01.84
26 Sam's Big Head 38s 16.67%4.12 4.12 01.55
27 sportsamerica Click to Contact Owner 60.42%3.82 3.82 01.51
28 Josh's Vintage 38's Click to view Set Images 20.83%5.33 5.33 01.39
29 CCC Click to Contact Owner 12.50%8.00 8.00 01.24
30 BBCards4U Click to Contact Owner 20.83%7.42 7.50 00.98
31 Peltz22 Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 22.92%5.31 5.31 00.69
32 The Martin Family Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 22.92%2.63 2.63 00.63
33 paulfd Click to Contact Owner 20.83%3.35 3.35 00.34
34 707 Sportscards - LTD - 1938 Goudey 2 Joe D ?? Click to Contact Owner 10.42%2.36 2.36 00.33
35 dominickspatola 4.17%4.50 4.50 00.09
36 Willg777 2.08%6.00 6.00 00.06
37 tjhamilton61514 (2) 2.08%4.00 4.00 00.04