Mickey Mantle Rookie Card Highlights Complete 1951 Bowman Baseball Set Break

Mickey Mantle Rookie Card Highlights Complete 1951 Bowman Baseball Set Break


A Mickey Mantle rookie card highlights a complete set break of 1951 Bowman baseball cards. You could take home this iconic Mantle rookie card as well as other stars like Willie Mays, Ted Wiliams, Whitey Ford, and more!



  • All 324 cards in the set are included
  • Mickey Mantle rookie graded SGC 1
  • Willie Mays rookie graded PSA 2
  • Whitey Ford rookie graded SGC 5
  • Ted Williams graded SGC 5
  • Other Hall of Famers and stars like Warren Spahn, Duke Snider, Roy Campanella, and more!

Mickey Mantle was just a kid when he put on the Yankees uniform. In 1950, the future Hall of Famer was called up to the Major Leagues, but never saw action; Mantle was there to gain experience. In 1951, The Mick appeared in 96 games. Over the final 27 games of the 1951 season, Mantle hit six home runs. The young kid won a World Series that year, at just the age of 19. Before Topps included Mantle in their historic 1952 baseball set, Bowman was ahead of the game by placing a young Mantle in the 1951 Bowman baseball set. The top card you see is the true Mickey Mantle rookie card. The horizontal design, Mantle with the lumber, and the blue sky in the background makes for a beautiful piece of history.

Under Mantle is Willie Mays. Just a young man himself, The Say Hey Kid was 20 in 1951. This year, Mays took home the Rookie of the Year Award behind 20 home runs with the New York Giants. Probably the greatest five-tool player ever to step onto the diamond, Mays belted more home runs than Mantle (660 to 536)! Mays has a bat in his hand on the rookie card as well, and a horizontal design.


The set is LOADED with Hall of Famers, stars, and stunning images. As the set has 324 total cards, only 324 spots are available in this set break. Each spot your purchase guarantees you one card; nobody goes home emptyhanded! Once all the spots are purchased, we'll go live on our stream and randomize the list for you to see. After the random, if your name lands on spot number one, you take home card number one - the White Ford rookie card! If your name is in spot 253, card #253 is yours - the Mantle rookie!

Every spot you purchase will bring a vintage card from the 1951 Bowman set to your personal collection. 

Travel back to the days when you could buy gas for 19 cents and baseball games were still in black and white. The first baseball game televised in color wasn't until August 11th, 1951 when the Boston Braves took on the Brooklyn Dodgers!

Get your spots for just $195 HERE.

Here is a video of a set break of 1956 Topps baseball cards to see how a set break takes place:


Vintage Breaks offers THE BEST VALUE IN BREAKING.

When you check out for a spot on the site, the price you see is the price you pay. Taxes and shipping are included! Your cards always come protected in holders. The last time you mailed a package out had to have set you back more than three bucks, right? If you buy a $3.00 spot, you get your card holdered and shipped for that price.

Lack of product in stores has been a problem; we see the same empty shelves that you do. If you can't find cards, Vintage Breaks is your solution.

FUN!  Cards are our passion! Isn't it just more fun to chat with other collectors? Come hang with us and other collectors just like you during our breaks!  

A Vintage Breaks, we have our main breaking show in New Jersey (The North), to go with our night owls in the South (Georgia), and the West (Arizona). Our newest shows, VB Mid-West, and VB Buffalo are now live to help get our breaks to fit YOUR schedule! 


If you have sealed wax, vintage or modern, that you are considering selling, contact us today to discuss or get our industry-leading purchase offer.  We're always interested in both sealed product of both sport and non-sport.  Whether you have that pack of 1977 Star Wars, that rare 1955 Bowman cello pack, a wax box of 1984 Topps football, Pokémon, or 2019 Panini National Treasures basketball you'd like to sell, we'd love to hear from you!


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