Baseball cards went from being the source of free gifts and lunch money to a big revenue source for the players union under the guidance of Marvin Miller who died Tuesday.
Editor’s Blog: Vintage Auctions, MeiGray to Sell Chargers Gear, Summit Returns, Fisticuffs over Framed Florida Piece
Sports Collectors Notebook: Topps Closed, Heritage Highs Update, New Buy-Sell Outlet, New Shows, Card Thief Gets Probation
Editor’s Notes: Golden Tate’s Disappearing Jersey Auction, Chipper to Sign in Chicago; Schembechler Sale Squashed
Those who think revelations about fraud will destroy the sports memorabilia industry don’t understand its roots.
The world’s top known Babe Ruth autographed baseball is generating heavy action while an auction company adds a staff member.
Editor’s Blog: KC Star Hops on ‘Cards are Dead’ Bandwagon, Kid Stunned Over Becoming Football Hall’s 9 Millionth Visitor
Editor’s Blog: Kobe Mask Buyer Revealed, Panini Cooperstown Baseball, Bowman Wrapper Outage, Newsletter Sign Up
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Upper Deck reach a deal, the Jackie Robinson Day auction begins and a collector with a ‘want list’ that’s really important.