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Show Coming to Washington’s FedEx Field

Washington DC

The home of Washington D.C.’s NFL team will be home to a three-day event hosted by Fanatics Shows in September.

Mantle Items, Top End 1957 Topps Set Pace SCP Sale

Mickey Mantle jersey 1952

An early Mickey Mantle bat and jersey sold for over $470,000 while one of the best known sets of 1957 Topps baseball cards hit more than $200,000.

Heritage Plans Largest Auction in Company History

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Heritage Auctions will hold a major event next month with thousands of sports cards and rare sports memorabilia up for bid.

Price Realized Is Hobby’s Sales Record Keeper

Mickey Mantle jersey 1952

With a database stretching back more than 20 years, Price Realized helps collectors do their homework. Forbes.com put the spotlight on the site this week.

Panini Promising 2 Autographs in 2015 Cooperstown Product

2015 Panini Cooperstown dual auto Nolan Ryan George Brett auto

Making use of its Hall of Fame partnership, Panini will produce a fourth Cooperstown-oriented set with Babe Ruth and new inductees among those featured.

PSA Adding Security Feature to Holders

embedded hologram PSA holder

An embedded hologram is aimed at increasing the security of PSA’s encapsulated cards, tickets and unopened trading card packs.

Topps Signs Jameis Winston to Autograph Deal

Jameis Winston 2015 Bowman Superfractor autograph

In its final year as an NFLPA licensee, Topps has hitched its wagon to Jameis Winston, who will sign autographs for its 2015 products.

Topps Announces Plans for Bryant Rookie Cards

Kris Bryant rookie card 2015 Topps

Now that he’s made his debut, the official Kris Bryant rookie cards will trickle out in a couple of months, but he’ll be in sets before then as well.

Notes: World B’s Mink Coat at Auction, REA on FBN, E Card on 1908 Magazine

Mink coat World B Free

Nothing says 70s hoops like a flashy former NBA star’s black mink coat…plus Fox Business discusses the T206 Wagner and a fun find on a 1908 Baseball magazine.

Former Beckett Exec Claims Bullying in Lawsuit

Dallas County Courthouse

Rodney Alsup is suing Beckett Media because he says the company president’s management style drove him to a mental breakdown but Sandeep Dua says the suit is ‘meritless’.

Heritage Auctions Adding More Space to NYC Office

Heritage New York window-SPORTS

A second expansion in three years will increase Heritage Auctions’ presence in Manhattan.

Denver TV Station Delves into Card Market

Babe Ruth M101-4 PSA 5

KUSA visits Mile High Card Company for a piece that aired on their evening newscast.

Topps: More Than 2 Million Registered BUNT Players

Topps BUNT cards

Topps says its BUNT market is worldwide and the company has added some fantasy baseball-like games to the mix for 2015.

T206 Wagner Soars Past $1 Million on Opening Day of Bidding

PSA 3 T206 Honus Wagner

In less than seven hours, the consignor of the latest T206 Honus Wagner to hit the auction block had already realized a profit…with 23 days left.

Autograph Promotion Business Grows for PA Duo

Autograph signing Ozzie Virgil

Under The Radar Sports Promotions, run by a pair of Pennsylvania collectors, is continuing to grow its autograph session business.

Panini Signs Deal with Mariota

Panini 2015 Marcus Mariota autograph

Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota will get star treatment from Panini America as the company’s 2015 football card products arrive.

Huggins and Scott Auction Opens

Uncut sheet 1961 Topps baseball

The ‘Good Book Find’, a T206 near set, rare pre-War cards and an uncut 1961 Topps sheet are just some of the items hitting the auction block.

Ephrata Lions Club Show Returns for 36th Year

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One of the hobby’s longest running card shows returns Saturday in Pennsylvania.

NJ Attorney General: No Charges in Bogus Memorabilia Case

Bergen-auciton

WPIX-TV says an investigation into a New Jersey prosecutor’s handling of the sale of seized goods went nowhere.

Unopened Product Bonanza at Collect Auctions

1975-Topps-vending-case

More than four dozen lots in Collect Auctions’ latest sale are devoted to unopened material including a 1975 Topps Baseball vending case.