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Take on Goldin Auction: $1.6 Million

Andres Torres World Series ring

A Ted Williams glove dating from late in his career and Andres Torres’ Giants World Series ring were among the top items sold in Goldin Auctions’ latest catalog auction.

Panini Signs Manziel; Signed Cards to Appear in Score Football

Johnny Manziel autograph 2014 Score football card

Panini America has signed Johnny Manziel to a trading card and autograph contract. His signed cards will appear in Score Football, due out in May.

Previously Unknown Matty Gift Discovered; Heads for Auction

Mathewson Memorabilia Engraved Tray

A valuable silver tea set presented to Christy Mathewson in 1917 and a sword (?!) given to former Texas football coach Darrell Royal are up for auction.

Pujols Market Begins to Sizzle After 500th Homer

Pujols Bowman Chrome Auto rookie card

He’s had some struggles in Anaheim but the list of hottest Albert Pujols baseball cards is alive again after a strong start to the season and 500 home runs.

Card Companies Talk About Balance of Tech, Traditional

Topps UD

Card companies talk about new initiatives aimed at bringing in a new audience while trying to bring the hobby more closely aligned with mobile and online.

How Score and Pro Set Changed Football Cards

Barry Sanders 1989 Score rookie card

A couple of newcomers who recognized the appeal of newcomers changed sports cards forever 25 years ago.

Fanatics Authentic Reaches Memorabilia Deal with Rangers

Rangers jersey

Fanatics Authentic has reached a deal to sell game-used and game-worn items from the Texas Rangers.

Leaf Producing eBay Exlusive Johnny Manziel ‘Predictor’ Cards

Johnny Manziel Draft Predictor cards 2014

Leaf has produced 32 different Johnny Manziel football cards; one for each NFL team. Buy the right pack via eBay and you can trade it for an autographed copy.

Stars Showcase Silver Medallions Shine in Overproduction Era


Silver prices have actually helped boost an old shop at home issue. Stars Showcase Silver Medallions feature numerous Hall of Famers.

A Fake Honus Wagner Tobacco Card With An Interesting History

The 1990s Han Wagner Cigar tin sign

That old-looking Honus Wagner ’5-Cent Cigar’ card might be younger than you.

COMC Claims Beckett Tried to Buy Them; Files Counterclaim

legal scales

The jousting continues between former partners Beckett and COMC with the latter’s legal response to a lawsuit filed last month.

Topps Brand Manager Discusses Digital Cards, More with Bloomberg

Topps Company logo

Topps says it’s selling three digital card packs per second. A company rep talks with Bloomberg News about that and more.

The Forgotten Fraternity of Sports Card Collecting

1990-91 Skybox Phil Jackson

2014 Topps Heritage aside, Dr. Paul Lieber says coaches, managers and other notable personalities are still largely ignored on cards.

REA Spring Auction Off to Fast Start

Ty Cobb 1914 Cracker Jack PSA 8.5

The giant catalog landed on collectors’ doorsteps last week and already, more than $2 million in bids have been placed.

Beckett to Hold Monthly Consignment Auctions

Pee Wee Reese autograph 2013 Topps Five Star

Beckett Auction Services will specialize in high grade, modern vintage cards but sell other items as well each month. They’ll also sell your stuff on eBay.

How to Use a Black Light to Identify Reprints and Fakes of Antique Paper Collectibles

The fedora hat's inside tag fluoresces brightly under blacklight, showing that the hat is modern.

Learn how to use a black light identify many modern reprints and fakes of antique paper collectibles and memorabilia.

Teddy Bridgewater Signs with Panini America

Teddy Bridgewater rookie card Score football

Panini has announced plans to put Teddy Bridgewater autographs in its products starting in June. He’ll also be part of the company’s promotional effort.

Beckett, COMC Now in Legal Tussle

Beckett Media

Beckett is accusing COMC with misappropriation of trade secrets in a case involving years of card pricing data.

Huggins and Scott Auction Opens with Orioles World Series Ring, More

1970 Orioles World Series ring

A major collection of Baltimore and Maryland sports memorabilia, join Mantle rookie cards, Hall of Famer autographs and more.

Autograph Authentication on Amazon and eBay: Where Does It Stand?


It is important to know the differences in what the two internet giants allow when it comes to the selling of autographed material. And it is essential to understand the similarities.