Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 4/12/12

There are people that believe that Bryce Harper is going to make a solid pro once the Washington Nationals make the decision to call him up to the big leagues, which will happen rather soon. A seller on eBay hopes that someone believes that he is the next great superstar in baseball. He has set a Buy Now price just one penny under $25,000.

If the price is a bit of a surprise to you, especially since he has yet to play in a Major League game, know that a previous card of Harper’s sold for $12,500, with damage. According to Beckett Baseball editor Chris Olds, this card may very well come close to the asking price.

I have a hard time figuring out why anyone would bother with something like that. But then again, I don’t have disposable income, However, when one considers that a Mickey Mantle rookie card has sold for $100k before, there is no way that a Bryce Harper will ever reach that level in an age when the card trading industry is pretty much dead.

H/T Big League Stew

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