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Photo of the Day: Hap Felsch in 1919

Hap Felsch

An original image of Chicago White Sox star Oscar “Happy Felsch”, one of the eight players banned from baseball for the Black Sox scandal, is up for bid.

Editor’s Notes: National Notes, MJ Fleer Pack to Re-Pack?

Frank Thomas

Plans underway for the 2016 NSCC, more notes from Chicago…and a newly sold Michael Jordan enriched 1986-87 Fleer pack could boomerang back to the hobby.

Don Drysdale Career Collection Coming to Auction

Don Drysdale collection

The late Hall of Famer’s game-used memorabilia from his time in Brooklyn and Los Angeles have been consigned by his family.

Vintage Set Break of the Month: 1933 Goudey

Babe Ruth 1933 Goudey

Four Ruths, Gehrig, Foxx and some solid cards of Hall of Famers will be randomly distributed as Burl’s rolls out a ’33 Goudey set break this month.

Editor’s Blog: Lights Out at the National

sports card show

The final hours of the National Sports Collectors Convention included a visit from Mother Nature.

New Discovery: 1912 Joe Jackson Photo

1912 Joe Jackson photograph

A never-before-seen photo of Joe Jackson had sat in a Cleveland newspaper archive for decades. Now it’s starring in a new auction.

Rare Baseball Card Found in Old Bible

Walter Johnson T222 Fatima 1914

A rare baseball card featuring a big league Hall of Famer is found by a family going through belongings of a deceased relative.

Wilt Chamberlain Rookie Jersey Coming to Auction

Philadelphia Warriors Wilt Chamberlain game jersey 1959

Tucked away in a private collection for years, a jersey worn by Wilt Chamberlain during his first NBA season has been consigned to SCP Auctions.

Topps Talks Redemption Cards, Customer Service, NFL, NBA

Topps Company logo

An open question and answer session had company officials discussing everything from league licenses to the best time to reach its customer service staff.

1952 Topps Mantle Hits $400,000 in Goldin Auctions Sale

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps PSA 8

Two PSA 8 Mantle cards sold for nearly $800,000 combined within 24 hours at separate auctions during the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Young Cancer Survivor Presented with His Own Baseball Card

Daniel Alexander and Chris Carlin

Daniel Alexander and his family were honored at the National Sports Collectors Convention. He’s also been “adopted” by the Notre Dame baseball program.

National ’15 News and Notes: Friday Edition

Kids break Panini America

Kids and adults getting into the action at the National, the ‘hole in the wall find’ has a home and Brooks Robinson’s collection is consigned.

Mantle Card, Jersey Top Heritage Auction

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps PSA 8

A 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle graded PSA 8 and one of his late career game-worn jerseys generated the highest bids in a live auction Thursday night.

News & Notes from the 2015 National

US Olympic Hockey team 1980

Big sales, big inventory, big crowds…all part of the 2015 National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago. Notes and more inside.

1939 Goudey Premium Find

1939-Goudey-Premium

SGC has just authenticated a fresh find of 267 high-grade 1939 Goudey Premiums. We get the first look on the floor of the National.

2015 National Sports Collectors Convention Opens in Chicago

National Sports Collectors Convention Chicago 2015

Collectors begin to descend on Rosemont. The 2015 National Sports Collectors Convention is open and we’ve got the video tour.

Jim Craig’s ‘Miracle on Ice’ Memorabilia for Sale

Miracle on Ice Jim Craig memorabilia

The 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey hero’s game-Used Jerseys from the historic Soviet and Finland wins and the iconic American flag that draped his shoulders are part of the deal.

Gale Sayers Collection to Highlight Super Bowl 50 Auction

Gale Sayers and Chet Coppock

Football great Gale Sayers was on hand as Hunt Auctions revealed items from his collection that will help anchor the Super Bowl 50 auction.

Beckett Launches Vintage Publications

Beckett Vintage Collector magazine

Beckett is producing a new magazine aimed at vintage collectors and a new Almanac for older sports cards.

Mays Rookie Stolen from Rob Schneider’s Home

1951BowmanMays

Actor/comedian Rob Schneider and his family were victims of a burglary Friday.