Cards were distributed in hobby boxes that came 18 packs per box, 8 cards per pack and 12 boxes per case.
The base set includes 330 total cards, 270 regular cards, and 60 short prints. The set includes current and historical baseball players, Olympic athletes, basketball stars, and even a few football players. The short prints include a subset dedicated to US Presidents, a Black and White subset, and a Sport Royalty subset. A few notable rookies were included in the set: Clayton Kershaw, Evan Longoria, and Max Scherzer.
7 parallel cards were inserted into each box on average. Parallels include Mini Blacks, Mini Blues, Mine Greens, Mini Reds and Mini Taupes.
In addition to the regular insert sets, Goudey buy-backs were included at 1 per hobby case.
Hit Parade of ChampionsEdit
52 autographed cards were inserted at an overall rate of 1 in 18 hobby packs. Two of the cards were inserted as exchange cards, while a third was partially packed as an exchange and partially live. Sixteen of the cards are short printed, but no print run has been released.
Goudey Cut SignaturesEdit
Twenty eight cut signature cards were inserted into hobby packs. Each is a serial numbered 1/1. It includes several sports in addition to baseball players.
Goudey Royalty AutographsEdit
Original Goudey BuybacksEdit
As with all Upper Deck releases in 2008, Yankee Stadium Legacy inserts were also inserted into packs.