The stands were quiet but nothing kept an MLB authenticator from his work at Camden Yards Wednesday. Plus ‘tunnel rats’ steal cards from a bank… and more.
A 1930s youngster acquired a treasure trove of uncut Goudey Gum trading card sheets. Three, including one with three Ruths and a Gehrig, are at auction.
A rare 19th century baseball card advertising poster unveiled in Ohio, plus show signing updates, a story on the king of signed SIs and more… in the Editor’s Notebook.
A Washington Post video may have you feeling embarrassed for even thinking about collecting baseball cards today.
The “Russ” in Donruss is gone; a big price for a Montana rookie, the Cubs push game-used gear for charity, a Padres garage sale and a $112,000 bullpen car.
An Iowa collector gets a big surprise: a hockey card he’d sent away for an autograph in 1995 is finally returned.
A collector’s discovery inside a 99-year-old newspaper has shed some light on the distribution of the M101-4 Gimbels baseball cards.
An extremely scarce Joe Jackson card, a big price for a Trout rookie and a two-year-old Arizona girl rattles off the names on her baseball cards.
The anniversary of a memorable sporting event recalls what life was like for a collector 35 years ago.
The cast from RG 3’s dislocated ankle is bought by a super fan/podiatry student, the Bob Feller Museum survives (sort of), a rare display box is uncovered and more.
From insects to fading and improper cleaning and storage, uniforms are susceptible to several problems. A textile conservator offers some preservation tips.
Around the hobby horn with the sale of a 1916 Babe Ruth rookie, a Chicago shop’s report on 2015 Topps sales, an autograph deal for Malcolm Butler and more.
A list of Super Bowl winning quarterbacks–and some trivia, too.
From the first until the most recent, here’s a complete list of Super Bowl winners and information those who’ve had the most success in the NFL title game.
A New England card show rolls on, PSA-DNA tags the Super Bowl footballs (and more), Topps gets pub from music websites and adds a new board member.
There’s a card show inside the 2015 NHL Fan Fair in Ohio this weekend. Panini plans its Super Bowl set and we’ve got the ’15 Topps baseball checklist.
TriStar discusses its deal with Craig Biggio, another bank has a beef with John Rogers, would Topps’ birth make a good movie and a ’60s kid recalls one sweet day.
A look at what feels right–and what needs attention as a new sports collecting year begins.
A Minnesota columnist recalls Sy Berger’s legacy through some conversations about the hobby with local collectors and recalling Topps Cut Card cases.