Panini America, Mickey Mantle Estate Agree to Long-Term Card, Memorabilia Pact
April 03, 2017

One of the greatest baseball players of all time, the legendary Mickey Mantle, is making a triumphant return to the baseball trading card hobby for the first time since 2012 thanks to a new trading card and memorabilia partnership announced today between Panini America, the world’s largest licensed sports and entertainment collectibles company, and the Mickey Mantle Estate.

The multiyear agreement grants Panini America, a licensee of Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA), the Baseball Hall of Fame and the exclusive partner of USA Baseball, the rights to incorporate Mantle’s likeness, cut autographs and memorabilia in up to six Panini trading card products a year. In addition, Mantle will be featured on Panini packaging on two trading card releases per season.

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