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1970s Unopened Cases, Boxes Headliners at Collect Auctions

Topps 1976 baseball vending case

Another group of still unopened 1970s cases and boxes are up for grabs at Collect Auctions.

Vintage Buy of the Week: The National

vintage cards purchase

There is plenty of activity on the floor of the National before the public gets inside.

Memory Lane Acquires Multi-Million ‘Dollar Rocky Mountain Collection’

1916 M101 Ruth

Some of the hobby’s most coveted high grade cards including multiple Babe Ruth rookies, make up the eye-popping collection now coming to market.

Director: Reasons for NSCC’s Shorter Circuit are Many

I-X Center Cleveland

In Part 2 of our chat with NSCC Director Mike Berkus, topics include dealers, promotion and why bringing the show to other cities has proven difficult.

Director: Signs Point Toward Strong NSCC

NSCC entrance

In the first of a two-part interview, NSCC Director Mike Berkus discusses the first show in 1980, sales for this year and the new case break pavilion.

1869 Peck & Snyder Card on Tap in Huggins & Scott Auction

Cincinnati Red Stockings Peck Snyder

A card from the stone age of sports memorabilia has been uncovered and will be part of a major auction from Huggins & Scott, which opens next Monday.

Hottest Mike Trout Cards on eBay

2011 Topps Update Mike Trout

An All-Star MVP at 22? That’s rare air. We’ve got a live look at the hottest Mike Trout cards on the open market right now.

Gehrig Mitt Brings $287,500; Minneapolis TV Covers Auction, Card Show

Lou Gehrig signed mitt

One of Lou Gehrig’s old gloves, given to a young boy in the 1930′s and Roy Campanella’s Hall of Fame ring paced the 2014 All-Star FanFest Auction Tuesday.

1954 Topps Baseball Set Offers Ted x 2; Aaron’s Debut

1954 Topps Baseball box

It’s the 60th anniversary of the 1954 Topps Baseball set, which brought Ted Williams back to the fold and introduced kids to prospects Henry, Al and Ernie.

1912 Plow’s Candy Set Baffles Even Advanced Collectors

Johnny Evers 1912 Plows Candy

Unknown until decades later, the 1912 Plow’s Candy set is a gem for the few collectors who have owned even one.

Babe Ruth Memorabilia Exhibit Coming to NSCC

1916_M101-4_SN_Babe_Ruth_PSA_8_Front_Rookie_Serial#2935

Fans and collectors will get a chance to see and even touch some rare and valuable Babe Ruth memorabilia at the upcoming NSCC event at Cleveland’s I-X Center.

Signed Lou Gehrig Mitt Headlines All-Star FanFest Auction

First basemans mitt Lou Gehrig

A young boy whose family was close with Lou Gehrig and his wife in the mid-1930′s wound up with a treasure–and a lifelong memory.

Lionel Messi Signed Card from Prizm Sold for $13,899

Lionel Messi signed 2014 Panini Prizm black 1/1

A Lionel Messi signed card from Panini brings big bucks and we’ve got a list of the ‘most watched’ 2014 Prizm World Cup soccer cards on eBay right now.

1974 Topps Deckle Edge Remains Unique

Nolan Ryan - 1974 Topps Deckle Edge PSA 9 Front

Forty years ago, the 1974 Topps Deckle Edge cards arrived as a regional test. Jammed with stars, the set is an attractive challenge despite its scarcity.

Acquired for Cash…and Chicken…1975 Payton Jersey Goes on Block

Walter Payton Bears jersey 1975

MEARS Online Auctions is offering a jersey from Walter Payton’s rookie year, once obtained for a small amount of cash and a bucket of chicken.

Topps Announces NSCC Giveaways, Events

Tanaka Abreu promo cards

Two National exclusive Allen & Ginter rookie cards and a chance to talk with company officials are on Topps’ docket at the 2014 National Convention.

Ruth Bat Found in Basement Could Fetch $300,000-$500,000

Babe Ruth bat 1916-1918

There’s still stuff hiding in America’s basements. Proof of that in Massachusetts, where an early Babe Ruth bat was discovered and is now at auction.

The Ten 1990’s Baseball Issues that Killed the Player Collector Completist

Bernie Williams Topps Tek

Collectors who’d been hunting one of every card of a favorite player took a because of the concepts introduced in some 1990′s sets.

Signed Copy of Jordan’s First Game-Used Jersey Card Brings $45,988

Michael Jordan autographed 1997-98 Upper Deck Game Jersey card

The first Michael Jordan game jersey card ever issued, this autographed copy has headed to the home of its new owner after selling in an eBay auction.

Rich’s Ramblings: Tony Gwynn a Friend to Collectors

Tony Gwynn rookie card

Rich Klein recalls when Tony Gwynn stepped in to help stop autograph forgers–and a baseball card commercial that showed us his sense of humor.