1948 Leaf Babe RuthThe timing of the 1948 Leaf set was perfect. It came just as baseball was entering a new era and included emerging stars as Ted Williams, Joe DiMaggio, Stan Musial, and Jackie Robinson. It also included one of the most popular Babe Ruth cards to be printed after his retirement. Much like the cards from his playing days, Babe Ruth's 1948 Leaf card sells for anywhere from a few hundred dollars to well over $10,000, depending on condition.
Ruth's 1948 Leaf card is a simple-looking baseball card from a fantastic set.