1970 Topps Baseball High Grade Near Set (690/720). With their gray-bordered issue that heralded the onset of a new decade, Topps introduced the 1970 set. The issue is the beneficiary of Topps' elegant design by way of simplicity. It was exactly those gray borders that make high grade examples scarce. A total of 16 cards have been graded by PSA. Highlights include: Graded - PSA MINT 9: 6 cards, #'s 10 Yastrzemski, 58, 163, 220 Carlton, 290 Carew and 330 Brock; PSA NM-MT 8: 3 cards, #'s 150 Killebrew, 640 Kaline and 700 Robinson; PSA NM 7: 6 cards, #'s 189 Munson, 350 Clemente, 580 Rose, 630 Banks, 660 Bench and 712 Ryan; PSA EX-MT 6: 1 card, #197 Ryan NL. Ungraded - including #'s 140 Jackson (EX/MT), 211 Williams (NM), 230 Robinson (NM), 300 Seaver (NM), 449 Palmer (EX/MT), 458 Rose AS (EX), 459 Jackson AS (VG/EX), 464 Bench AS (EX/MT), 500 Aaron (EX/MT), 600 Mays (EX/MT). Grades 52% NM to NM/MT, 40% EX to EX/MT, 8% lesser. SMR value exceeds $1,500.00.

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