Base Set: 660 cards (one series)
- All-Stars: 12 cards (wax and cello exclusive)
- Headliners: 6 cards (rack exclusive)
- Box Bottoms: 16 cards
- World Series: 12 cards (factory set exclusive)
Notable Cards: Barry Bonds, Barry Larkin, and Bo Jackson RCs
- Arguably the best Fleer set of the 80s.
- First factory-exclusive inserts.
- First Glossy "Tin" factory set. In fact, your humble correspondent's father set the type for the 1987 Glossy Tin box.
- Approximately 75,000-100,000 Glossy sets were produced.
Full Glossy Set: $80 (NmMT)
1987 Fleer Update
Base Set: 132 cards
Packaging: Hobby-exclusive factory set, and Glossy "Tin" set
Notable Cards: Mark McGwire, Greg Maddux XRC
- Approximately 75,000-100,000 Glossy Update sets were produced.
Full Set (factory): $12 (NmMT)
Full Glossy Set: $15 (NmMT)