1972 Topps Baseball Cards Checklist

1972 Topps Baseball was the largest set of baseball cards Topps had released to that point in their production. The entire collection was released over the course of six series.

1972 was also the first year that “traded” cards appeared in a Topps product with seven such cards appearing in this set.

The packaging for this set was featured as card #3 in the 2018 Topps 80th Anniversary Wrapper Art series. The card sold 605 copies.

This checklist is divided by teams. Scroll through the entire list or jump to a preferred team by selecting them from the list below. Clicking a link within the checklist will direct you to an affiliate retailer or to relevant eBay listings.

1972 Topps Baseball Checklist

Base Set – 787 Cards

Angels

19Billy Cowan
55Clyde Wright
71California Angels
102Lloyd Allen
115Jim Fregosi
135Vada Pinson
160Andy Messersmith
196Mel Queen
213Billy ParkerRC
213Art KusnyerRC
213Tom SilverioRC
253Sandy Alomar Sr.
272Mickey RiversRC
289Syd O\’Brien
354Tom Murphy
379Ken Berry
404Jeff Torborg
419Jim Spencer
462Rickey Clark
521Alan Foster
541Roger Repoz
561Leo Cardenas
562Leo Cardenas
595Nolan Ryan
629Paul Doyle
656Rudy May
672Archie Reynolds
689Eddie Fisher
718Del Rice
765Ken McMullen

Astros

20Don Wilson
56Rich ChilesRC
65Cesar Cedeno
91Don Wilson
101Bill GreifRC
101J.R. RichardRC
101Ray BusseRC
132Joe Morgan
155Larry Dierker
202Scipio Spinks
204Tommy Helms
217Roger Metzger
249Harry Walker
282Houston Astros
339Ron Cook
355Bob Watson
360Dave Roberts
394Ken Forsch
416Johnny Edwards
466Norm Miller
480Lee May
507Fred Gladding
536Doug Rader
581Wade Blasingame
603Jim Ray
633Jack Hiatt
679Bob FenwickRC
679Bob StinsonRC
716Jesus Alou
732George Culver
747Jimmy Stewart
770Jim Wynn

Athletics

17Dave Duncan
41Tommy Davis
42Tommy Davis
62Angel Mangual
75Bert Campaneris
90Reggie Jackson
92Vida Blue
94Vida Blue
96Vida Blue
111Jim Grant
137Dick Williams
169Vida Blue
170Vida Blue
189Gene Tenace
209Joe Rudi
241Rollie Fingers
268Dwain AndersonRC
268Chris FloetheRC
279Larry Brown
330Jim Hunter
348Sal Bando
363Ron Klimkowski
383Brant Alyea
406George HendrickRC
435Reggie Jackson
436Reggie Jackson
454Oakland A\’s
464Jim Roland
523Chuck Dobson
537Bob Locker
557Johnny Odom
558Johnny Odom
583Darold Knowles
632Mike Hegan
650Sal Bando
670Ken Holtzman
691Curt Blefary
692Curt Blefary
715Mike Epstein
735Diego Segui
753Denny McLain
780Dick Green

Braves

21Atlanta Braves
74Cecil Upshaw
85Ralph Garr
87Hank Aaron
89Hank Aaron
97Tom Kelley
119Marty Perez
149Gary Neibauer
171Darrell Evans
172Darrell Evans
195Orlando Cepeda
214Mike McQueen
260Ralph Garr
299Hank Aaron
300Hank Aaron
318Sonny Jackson
333Steve Barber
351Tom HouseRC
351Rick KesterRC
351Jim BrittonRC
380Earl Williams
401Jim Nash
451Tony LaRussa
469Ron Herbel
484Lum Harris
516Oscar Brown
540Felix Millan
591Paul Casanova
601George Stone
620Phil Niekro
641Mike Lum
675Pat Jarvis
740Rico Carty
758Gil Garrido
764Dusty Baker
787Ron Reed

Brewers

12Jose Cardenal
77Ron TheobaldRC
106Milwaukee Brewers
118Skip Lockwood
153Rick AuerbachRC
161Brock Davis
162Jerry BellRC
162Darrell PorterRC
162Bob ReynoldsRC
197Johnny Briggs
255Jim Lonborg
281Bill ParsonsRC
321Joe Lahoud
359Don Pavletich
376Andy Kosco
386Jim Colborn
391Ken Sanders
393Curt Motton
402Bob Heise
421Ellie Rodriguez
458Aurelio Monteagudo
481Billy Conigliaro
517Ken Brett
549Dave May
585George Scott
602Dave Bristol
613Mike Ferraro
652Marcelino Lopez
744Jim SlatonRC
776Bill Voss

Cardinals

9Stan Williams
13Joe Grzenda
67Red Schoendienst
85Joe Torre
87Joe Torre
93Steve Carlton
107Jose CruzRC
130Bob Gibson
154Ted Simmons
200Lou Brock
206Dal Maxvill
243Frank Linzy
278Dennis Higgins
316Jim BibbyRC
316Jorge RoqueRC
316Santiago GuzmanRC
336Marty Martinez
341Joe Torre
353Art Shamsky
375Reggie Cleveland
395Matty Alou
420Steve Carlton
479Don Shaw
500Joe Torre
514Ted Sizemore
546Joe Hague
584Jerry McNertney
606Luis Melendez
627Moe Drabowsky
645Jim Maloney
671Donn Clendenon
688St. Louis Cardinals
723Al Santorini
756Rick Wise
775Jerry Reuss
779Tony Cloninger

Cubs

18Juan Pizarro
29Bill BonhamRC
45Glenn Beckert
46Glenn Beckert
61Burt HootonRC
61Gene HiserRC
61Earl StephensonRC
85Glenn Beckert
93Fergie Jenkins
95Fergie Jenkins
117Cleo JamesRC
145Don Kessinger
192Chicago Cubs
208Milt Pappas
258Randy Hundley
271Ken Rudolph
303Joe Pepitone
304Joe Pepitone
335Bill Hands
364Johnny Callison
410Fergie Jenkins
439Billy Williams
440Billy Williams
485Phil Regan
512Paul Popovich
534Jim Hickman
555Ron Santo
556Ron Santo
576Leo Durocher
612Joe Decker
639J.C. Martin
666Hector Torres
667Ray NewmanRC
684Hal BreedenRC
730Rick Monday
757Jose Cardenal
766Steve Hamilton

Dodgers

11Bobby Valentine
25Bill Singer
63Duke Sims
93Al Downing
114Bill Buckner
151Jim Brewer
198Charlie HoughRC
198Bob O\’BrienRC
198Mike StrahlerRC
264Tommy John
265Wes Parker
297Claude Osteen
298Claude Osteen
322Jose Pena
369Jim Lefebvre
390Willie Davis
398Larry Hisle
437Maury Wills
438Maury Wills
460Al Downing
522Los Angeles Dodgers
530Don Sutton
578Billy Grabarkewitz
596Manny Mota
616Joe FergusonRC
649Pete Richert
669Willie Crawford
686Steve Garvey
736Bill Russell
749Walt Alston
754Frank Robinson
759Chris Cannizzaro
761Ron CeyRC
777Hoyt Wilhelm

Expos

5John Bateman
58Ernie McAnally
82Ron Woods
95Bill Stoneman
110Ron Hunt
134Carl Morton
159John Boccabella
211Gary Sutherland
234Ron Taylor
254Boots Day
276Gene Mauch
307Steve Renko
308Steve Renko
331Stan SwansonRC
371Denny Lemaster
405Ron Fairly
473Dan McGinn
489Terry Humphrey
489Keith Lampard
493Bob Bailey
505Mike Marshall
526Bob Bailey
582Montreal Expos
610Bill Stoneman
631John Strohmayer
653Jim Fairey
657Bobby Wine
727Jose Laboy
743Cesar Gutierrez
773Ron Brand

Giants

35Jerry Johnson
36Jerry Johnson
49Willie Mays
50Willie Mays
76Don CarrithersRC
129Charlie Fox
147Dave KingmanRC
165Chris SpeierRC
166Chris Speier
185Ron Bryant
186Ron Bryant
232Chris ArnoldRC
232Jim BarrRC
232Dave RaderRC
280Willie McCovey
295Dick Dietz
296Dick Dietz
327Steve StoneRC
366Jimmy RosarioRC
403John Cumberland
427Tito Fuentes
428Tito Fuentes
443Ken Henderson
444Ken Henderson
509Don McMahon
548Frank Reberger
567Juan Marichal
568Juan Marichal
643Russ Gibson
663Fran HealyRC
682Mike McCormick
693Alan Gallagher
694Alan Gallagher
711Bobby Bonds
712Bobby Bonds
720Sam McDowell
733Jim Hart
761Bernie WilliamsRC
771San Francisco Giants

Indians

24Ted Ford
59Fred StanleyRC
84Vince Colbert
116Ed FarmerRC
142Chris ChamblissRC
193Kurt BevacquaRC
215Alex Johnson
261Steve Mingori
285Gaylord Perry
356Jerry Moses
374Jack Heidemann
399Milt Wilcox
422Ray Lamb
470Ray Fosse
486John Lowenstein
506Terry LeyRC
506Jim MoyerRC
506Dick TidrowRC
547Cleveland Indians
590Graig Nettles
607Frank Duffy
615Steve Hargan
642Denny RiddlebergerRC
658Steve Dunning
687Del Unser
721Eddie Leon
748Phil Hennigan
784Ken Aspromonte

Mets

16Mike Jorgensen
31Cleon Jones
32Cleon Jones
53Bud Harrelson
54Bud Harrelson
91Tom Seaver
93Tom Seaver
95Tom Seaver
105Gary Gentry
127Duffy Dyer
141Buzz CapraRC
141Leroy StantonRC
141Jon MatlackRC
163Tug McGraw
164Tug McGraw
181Ed Kranepool
182Ed Kranepool
245Tommie Agee
269Don Hahn
293Danny Frisella
294Danny Frisella
305Ken Boswell
306Ken Boswell
346Jim Fregosi
347Tom Seaver
362New York Mets
388Charlie WilliamsRC
407Chuck Taylor
425Ken Singleton
426Ken Singleton
445Tom Seaver
446Tom Seaver
465Gil Hodges
496Bud Harrelson
518Wayne Garrett
544Ted Martinez
563Ray Sadecki
564Ray Sadecki
594Jim Beauchamp
655Jerry Grote
673Dave Marshall
697Jerry Koosman
698Jerry Koosman
707Tim Foli
708Tim Foli
722Bill Sudakis
741John MilnerRC
755Jim Fregosi
781Jim McAndrew

Orioles

26Andy Etchebarren
70Mike Cuellar
86Merv Rettenmund
88Frank Robinson
92Jim Palmer
100Frank Robinson
128Eddie Watt
140Pat Dobson
212Grant Jackson
2221971 AL Playoffs
235Merv Rettenmund
250Boog Powell
270Jim Palmer
323Earl Weaver
338Bobby Grich
344Dave McNally
370Don Buford
418Tom Shopay
456Mark Belanger
474Don BaylorRC
474Roric HarrisonRC
474Johnny OatesRC
490Dave McNally
498Brooks Robinson
508Ellie Hendricks
527Dave Leonhard
550Brooks Robinson
579Doyle AlexanderRC
628Terry Crowley
646Chico Salmon
660Paul Blair
680Dave Johnson
724Mickey ScottRC
731Baltimore Orioles
223Dave McNally
224World Series Game 2
228World Series Game 6

Padres

7Enzo Hernandez
39Bob Barton
40Bob Barton
78Steve ArlinRC
91Dave Roberts
123Ed Acosta
143Garry Jestadt
173Clay Kirby
174Clay Kirby
194Fred Norman
238Leron Lee
262San Diego Padres
274Al Severinsen
288Johnny Jeter
384Dave Campbell
412Dick Kelley
431Clarence Gaston
432Cito Gaston
457Darcy FastRC
457Derrel ThomasRC
457Mike IvieRC
477Tom Phoebus
504Ed Spiezio
532Fred KendallRC
551Ollie Brown
552Ollie Brown
571Nate Colbert
572Nate Colbert
608Mike Corkins
637Preston Gomez
677Ivan Murrell
739Don Mason
782Larry Stahl

Phillies

7Enzo Hernandez
39Bob Barton
40Bob Barton
78Steve ArlinRC
91Dave Roberts
123Ed Acosta
143Garry Jestadt
173Clay Kirby
174Clay Kirby
194Fred Norman
238Leron Lee
262San Diego Padres
274Al Severinsen
288Johnny Jeter
384Dave Campbell
412Dick Kelley
431Clarence Gaston
432Cito Gaston
457Darcy FastRC
457Derrel ThomasRC
457Mike IvieRC
477Tom Phoebus
504Ed Spiezio
532Fred KendallRC
551Ollie Brown
552Ollie Brown
571Nate Colbert
572Nate Colbert
608Mike Corkins
637Preston Gomez
677Ivan Murrell
739Don Mason
782Larry Stahl

Pirates

1Pittsburgh Pirates
27Bob Johnson
60Manny Sanguillen
72Bruce KisonRC
87Willie Stargell
89Willie Stargell
125Dave Cash
152Gene Clines
179Dock Ellis
180Dock Ellis
190Dave Giusti
219Rennie StennettRC
2211971 NL Playoffs
247Milt May
286Gene Alley
309Roberto Clemente
310Roberto Clemente
320Steve Blass
343Willie Stargell
392Fred CambriaRC
392Richie ZiskRC
414Bob Miller
429Bob Robertson
430Bob Robertson
447Willie Stargell
448Willie Stargell
471Luke Walker
502Jackie Hernandez
538Charlie SandsRC
575Al Oliver
605Nelson Briles
630Richie Hebner
647Bob Moose
661Bill Virdon
701Jose Pagan
702Jose Pagan
729Bob Veale
760Bill Mazeroski
785Vic Davalillo
225Manny Sanguillen
226Roberto Clemente
227Nelson Briles
229Steve Blass
2301971 World Series Summary

Rangers

23Ted Kubiak
64Pete BrobergRC
104Toby HarrahRC
122Larry BiittnerRC
148Dick Billings
191Jeff BurroughsRC
210Denny McLain
231Casey Cox
242Don Mincher
277Elliott Maddox
317Rich Hand
329Roy Foster
334Bill FaheyRC
334Jim MasonRC
334Tom RaglandRC
350Frank Howard
365Dick Bosman
396Paul Lindblad
424Bill Gogolewski
461Tim Cullen
483Ken Suarez
510Ted Williams
529Dave Nelson
577Mike Paul
598Hal King
609Tom Grieve
654Horacio Pina
668Texas Rangers
737Len RandleRC
767Tom McCraw

Red Sox

2Ray Culp
30Rico Petrocelli
37Carl Yastrzemski
38Carl Yastrzemski
79Mike GarmanRC
79Cecil CooperRC
79Carlton FiskRC
88Reggie Smith
113Rogelio Moret
144Marty Pattin
199Mike Fiore
218Eddie Kasko
259Sparky Lyle
266Bobby Bolin
290Sonny Siebert
313Luis Aparicio
314Luis Aparicio
328Boston Red Sox
411Bob Montgomery
455Tommy Harper
472Phil Gagliano
488Mike Nagy
503Gary Peters
543Duane Josephson
565Reggie Smith
566Reggie Smith
592Lew Krausse
636Bill Lee
674John Kennedy
676Danny Cater
681Bobby Pfeil
703Doug Griffin
704Doug Griffin
724John CurtisRC
734Bob Burda
741Rick MillerRC
761Ben OglivieRC
772Ken Tatum

Reds

3Bob Tolan
80Tony Perez
89Lee May
99Ross GrimsleyRC
121Ed Sprague
136Darrel Chaney
157Don Gullett
236Jim McGlothlin
256George Foster
267Dave Concepcion
291Hal McRae
292Hal McRae
311Clay Carroll
312Clay Carroll
358Sparky Anderson
382Joe Gibbon
417Tom Hall
433Johnny Bench
434Johnny Bench
463Bernie Carbo
475Gary Nolan
524Ed ArmbristerRC
524Mel BehneyRC
542Jack Billingham
559Pete Rose
560Pete Rose
586Denis Menke
614Ted Uhlaender
651Cincinnati Reds
659Bob Aspromonte
705Pat Corrales
706Pat Corrales
719Cesar Geronimo
738Jim Merritt
745Julian Javier
752Joe Morgan
762Wayne Simpson

Royals

10Amos Otis
57Bob Oliver
68Jim YorkRC
81Mike Hedlund
109Jerry May
133Joe Keough
177Paul Schaal
178Paul Schaal
205Dick Drago
246Tom Burgmeier
273Bobby Floyd
315Paul Splittorff
332Buck Martinez
349Al Fitzmorris
372Lance ClemonsRC
372Monty MontgomeryRC
373John Mayberry
415Cookie Rojas
449Bob Lemon
468Richie Scheinblum
491Lou Piniella
519Ted Abernathy
531Freddie Patek
569Ed Kirkpatrick
570Ed Kirkpatrick
580Lou Piniella
617Kansas City Royals
638Ken Wright
664Bobby Knoop
683Steve Hovley
717Bruce Dal Canton
728Gail Hopkins
742Jim Rooker
763Ron Hansen

Tigers

6Fred Scherman
33Billy Martin
34Billy Martin
83Dalton Jones
90Norm Cash
94Mickey Lolich
96Mickey Lolich
96Joe Coleman
120Bill Freehan
150Norm Cash
175Tom Haller
176Tom Haller
187Gates Brown
216Joe Niekro
239Tom Timmermann
257Jim FoorRC
257Tim HosleyRC
257Paul JataRC
284Ike Brown
319Aurelio Rodriguez
337Mike Kilkenny
367Ron Perranoski
385Mickey Stanley
408Jim Northrup
450Mickey Lolich
487Detroit Tigers
494Willie Horton
511Tony Taylor
535Ed Brinkman
600Al Kaline
640Joe Coleman
725Dick McAuliffe
750Willie Horton
783Les Cain

Twins

28Bob GebhardRC
28Steve BryeRC
28Hal HaydelRC
51Harmon Killebrew
52Harmon Killebrew
66Ray CorbinRC
86Tony Oliva
88Harmon Killebrew
131Jim Nettles
156Minnesota Twins
201Phil Roof
220Jim Perry
244Steve BraunRC
275Cesar Tovar
301George Mitterwald
302George Mitterwald
352Dave LaRoche
368Danny Thompson
389Bill Rigney
400Tony Oliva
459Rick Renick
497Jim Perry
501Pete Hamm
515Bert Blyleven
545Wayne Granger
588Jim Holt
611Rich Reese
634Dick Woodson
678Steve LuebberRC
695Rod Carew
696Rod Carew
709Jim Kaat
710Jim Kaat
778Vic AlburyRC
778Rick DempseyRC
778Jim StricklandRC

White Sox

15Walt Williams
73Steve Huntz
90Bill Melton
92Wilbur Wood
94Wilbur Wood
98Chuck Tanner
126Bart Johnson
146Steve Kealey
183Bill Melton
184Bill Melton
207Tom Egan
233Jay Johnstone
240Dick Allen
248Tom Bradley
326Pat Kelly
342Wilbur Wood
361Mike Andrews
381Chicago White Sox
413Don EddyRC
413Dave LemondsRC
452Ed Herrmann
476Lee RichardRC
495Bill Melton
499Vicente Romo
525Carlos May
539Terry ForsterRC
553Wilbur Wood
554Wilbur Wood
593Rich Morales
618Rich Robertson
648Jim Lyttle
662Stan Bahnsen
685Joe Horlen
746Lowell Palmer
774Luis Alvarado
786Chuck Brinkman

Yankees

8Ron Swoboda
22Rob Gardner
47John Ellis
48John Ellis
86Bobby Murcer
108Gary Waslewski
124Alan ClosterRC
124Rusty TorresRC
124Roger HambrightRC
138Mike Kekich
158Jerry Kenney
203Ron BlombergRC
237New York Yankees
263Felipe Alou
287Jim Hardin
325Mel Stottlemyre
340Roy White
387Horace Clarke
409Frank Baker
441Thurman Munson
442Thurman Munson
467Steve Kline
492Mel Stottlemyre
513Lindy McDaniel
533Ralph Houk
573Fritz Peterson
574Fritz Peterson
589Hal Lanier
597Jim MagnusonRC
619Rich McKinney
644Bernie Allen
699Bobby Murcer
700Bobby Murcer
713Gene Michael
714Gene Michael
724Rich HintonRC
769Jack Aker

Non-Team Cards

4Checklist 1-132
103Checklist 133-263
251Checklist 264-394
378Checklist 395-525
478Checklist 526-656
604Checklist 657-787
621Commissioners Award
622MVP Award
623Cy Young Award
624Minor League Player of the Year Award
625Rookie of the Year Award
626Babe Ruth Award