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2014 Big Apple Baseball Includes Cut Sigs, Autos from NYC Greats

Big Apple Baseball box

2014 Big Apple Baseball will be the last Famous Fabrics baseball issue prior to Leaf’s acquisition of the brand.

Eli Manning’s Lawyers: Fake Memorabilia Lawsuit “Baseless”

legal scales

Eli Manning’s attorneys have asked a court to dismiss a lawsuit over his game used and game worn memorabilia.

Panini to Replace Redemption Cards with Rewards Program


Panini Rewards will soon replace player-specific redemption cards. The company also shares news of plans for Flawless Football and Immaculate Baseball.

What’s Hot in the Shop: It’s Industry Summit Time

Orleans Hotel in Las Vegas

The 2014 Industry Summit kicks off Sunday in Las Vegas and Mike Fruitman is hoping the card makers show shop owners some respect while recalling some personal highlights from the past.

Pack Searching: Is It Time for a ‘Store Registry’?

pack searching

After watching an overzealous sports card pack searcher defile the stock at Target, Dr. Paul Lieber is a little miffed.

1991 Topps Stadium Club Baseball Blazed Super Premium Trail

1991 Stadium Club pack

Our eBay Set of the Week is a sentimental favorite among collectors who remember the dawn of Topps’ Stadium Club brand.

Four Guilty in Fake Jersey Cases Now Serving Time in Federal Prison

Prisons Federal Bureau logo

The four men sentenced to prison time in connection with the sale of fake ‘game worn’ jerseys are serving out their sentences at minimum security facilities.

Upper Deck’s ‘Find the Reggie’ Launched Chase Card Craze

Reggie Jackson signed 1990 Upper Deck Heroes card Find the Reggi

The 1990 Upper Deck ‘Find the Reggie’ promotion raised the stakes for insert cards but do you remember there were two different versions of the signed card?

NPR: Upper Deck’s Arrival Launched Sea of Changes

1989 Upper Deck packs

National Public Radio puts Upper Deck’s 25th anniversary in historical perspective while visiting a local sports card shop.

Cincinnati TV Station Tackles Charity Auction Fakes


The Fox affiliate in Cincinnati delves into a big local charity auction and discovers a big mess highlighted by a visit to Coach’s Corner.

NHL Goes Monogamous With Trading Card License


Joining MLB and the NBA, the NHL and its players have opted to give one company the sole rights to produce trading cards. Upper Deck gets the nod.

Retired Georgia Doctor Suing Mastro, 2 Others Over Signed Baseballs

Bill Mastro

The two men who ran Mastro Auctions are facing a new lawsuit by a man who claims he bought fake autographed baseballs more than ten years ago.

Autograph Lineup Taking Shape for NSCC

Autographed 2131 photo Cal Ripken Jr.

More than three dozen autograph guests have been announced for this summer’s 35th National Sports Collectors Convention with more to come.

Ali-Liston Gloves, Joe Jackson Bat Bring Combined $1.79 Million at Auction

Boxing gloves Ali Liston

The gloves worn by Muhammad Ali during the 1964 win over Sonny Liston and Babe Ruth’s 1923 World Series watch topped bidding in New York.

Michael Sam Autographs Coming to Card Companies

2014 Press Pass Michael Sam auto redemption

Press Pass and Topps say they’ll have Michael Sam autographs available with their football card products.

In The Game Turns Autographed Cards into a Puzzle

David Ortiz Past Present Future auto In The Game

They’re not stickers but will collectors go for having a player sign a piece of cardboard pieced together to form a signed ‘card’?

Cards Recall Larry Bird, Michael Jordan and the 1988 All-Star Weekend

1999 Upper Deck Jordan Retirement

Recalling the year when a couple of NBA legends put on a show at the 1988 NBA All-Star weekend and the cards that recall Larry Bird and Michael Jordan.

Feds: Brothers Indicted in Scheme Involving Sale Of Counterfeit Baseball Cards


Two brothers have been indicted on charges of scamming eBay buyers out of more than $60,000 after advertising iconic vintage baseball cards and failing to deliver.

Why Upper Deck Turned Griffey Minor League Photo into its Signature Card


What the photo on the 1989 Upper Deck Ken Griffey Jr. card might have looked like if the company’s graphic artists hadn’t worked some big league magic.

Vintage, Modern Memorabilia and Cards Highlight 1st Auction for Canadian Company

Fred Cyclone Taylor 1910-11 Sweet Caporal

A new online sports memorabilia auctioneer is debuting in Canada with the launch of Gold Medal Auctions’ first event.