It’s one of the most challenging and expensive gum card sets but here are five 1948 Leaf baseball cards that will appeal to the fan in you without costing a fortune.
Modern Sports Card News
A bigger base set and some interesting dual autographs will be part of the mix when 2016 Panini Rookies & Stars arrives as a Target exclusive.
Hundreds of NFL players are donning specially-designed shoes that will be auctioned to raise money for causes they care about.
A game-used and signed Mike Trout glove from his 2014 MVP season joined a $183,000 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle card among the heavy hitters in bidding that ended Sunday morning.
Sports Memorabilia News
Evangelist Billy Sunday was already a legend when he met a young Babe Ruth before a spring training game in 1919.
Around the Hobby
PSA will make some fee schedule changes, a former shop owner is charged with swindling and a new video from that old Detroit building where a stash of abandoned cards resides.
A near mint Mantle with a famous hobby provenance passes six figures–a price that would have created major headlines just three years ago.
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- Notes: Mantle Hits a Million; Topps & Trump; Beckett’s China Trip; Mattingly Auction
What’s Hot in the Shop
An expanded product list put Black Friday packs atop the hot list but Mike has the traditional chart toppers too and says there’s a pre-sale buzz for The Cup.