1972 Topps - Basic

Number of
Required Items
787
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
11.035

With 787 total cards, the 1972 Topps baseball set is a monster. In fact, at that time, it was the largest set ever offered by Topps. This set is also considered the most eye-appealing set of the decade as it features bright colors and a unique design. Interesting features in this set include In Action, Boyhood photo, World Series and Traded cards. In addition, the high-number series (cards 657-787) are tough. The set also contains a host of stars; some of which were at or near the end of their careers like Harmon Killebrew while others were near the beginning and on their way to stardom like Reggie Jackson. Some of the keys include Nolan Ryan, Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Roberto Clemente, and the Carlton Fisk rookie to name a few. A very popular choice, the 1972 Topps set gives collectors numerous reasons to build this masterpiece.

All-Time Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 The Pension - 1972 Topps Basic 2016 HOF 2018 2019 2020 100.00% 9.92 10.88 10.88
2 131313 100.00% 9.77 10.57 10.57
3 Heritage Auction #151749 - Nov./Dec. 2017 100.00% 9.57 R 10.16 10.16
4 Donald E. Spence - The Lone Star Collection 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 100.00% 9.56 R 10.14 10.14
5 jrr300 UPDATED 100.00% 9.47 9.96 9.96

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 The Pension - 1972 Topps Basic 2016 HOF 2018 2019 2020 100.00% 9.92 10.88 10.88
2 131313 100.00% 9.77 10.57 10.57
3 jrr300 UPDATED 100.00% 9.47 9.96 9.96
4 Derek's 1972 Set 100.00% 9.17 9.36 9.36
5 Tarponflats1 100.00% 9.07 9.16 9.16
6 Ron's 1972 Legend Leopard Set 100.00% 9.03 9.12 9.12
7 Green Dragons 100.00% 9.02 9.05 9.05
8 Jim's 1972 Set 100.00% 8.89 9.03 9.03
9 GI's 72 Set - All Nines 100.00% 9.00 9.02 9.02
10 Gemint's 1972 Set UPDATED 100.00% 8.71 8.74 8.74
11 Rivard Collection - Baseball 1972 Topps 100.00% 8.60 8.69 8.69
12 Flandog 97.46% 8.89 8.90 8.65
13 Dave's Collectibles 100.00% 8.60 8.61 8.61
14 dr. jay's ballcards UPDATED 100.00% 8.37 8.40 8.40
15 Swordfish 1972 100.00% 8.34 8.34 8.34
16 Classic Cardboard 72 99.24% 8.39 8.43 8.34
17 shoeshineboy26 99.11% 8.41 8.42 8.33
18 bsteel9999 1972 Topps Basic 100.00% 8.28 8.28 8.28
19 The LaFemina Collection 100.00% 8.25 8.25 8.25
20 Aaron Johnson Browse My Album--> 93.14% 8.83 8.87 8.24

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