Several key baseball figures didn’t make it into the inaugural Cracker Jack set but they were included in the 1915 release.
Modern Sports Card News
With more cards and two autographs per hobby box, the diverse-patterned cards of 2017 Topps High Tek will arrive in November with a higher price.
An inherited collection of high-grade 1950s baseball cards will soon be hitting the market and the star-power in the cache is evident.
Vintage bats from Ruth, Cobb, DiMaggio and more join high-end cards as a prominent collection is added to the upcoming MLB All-Star Auction.
Sports Memorabilia News
Bids boomed for a T206 Honus Wagner that hit the auction block Wednesday but the 1876 “founding documents” of Major League Baseball are off the market–for now.
Around the Hobby
One of the rare backed Babe Ruth rookie cards, handed out in a St. Louis department store 101 years ago, is expected to bring a high price despite a low grade.
The owner of that stash of unopened material, including a 1948 Bowman baseball partial box, wasn’t a collector but did have family ties to a company that once made trading cards.
What’s Hot in the Shop
A fresh look at the hottest sports card boxes according to Mike’s customers which includes a lot of Bowman–and not just this year.