Soon after I saw the online previews of 2014 Topps last year, I decided to buy a factory set rather than the usual “bust a ton of packs”.
The factory sets recently came out, and I started assessing my options…
All-Star Variations? Meh.
Sandy Koufax Refractors? Yawwwwwwwwwn… (Although now that I look at the bidding for these on eBay, I may have screwed up by not going with this option).
I decided to go with the bonus that stood the greatest chance of remaining in my collection, the rookie variations. They’re largely as uninteresting as the other options, not that I expected much anyway.
I thought that someone might want to see what they look like, so here they are in descending order by hype: