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2014 Topps Stadium Club Baseball Set for October Release

Co-Signers 2014 Stadium Club Ken Griffey Jr Mike Trout

Topps will bring back inserts from past sets like Beam Team and Triumvirates and pack three on card autographs in each 18-pack box.

Topps Opening Day 2014 Box Break

2014 Topps Opening Day box

It’s back for another year. Topps Opening Day 2014 arrives and Rich Klein is digging into a product that’s not flashy–just fun.

Agganis’ Star Sadly Faded, but Lone Card Remains Popular


A two-sport star, Harry Agganis was a promoter’s dream when he arrived in Boston in 1954. Barely a year later he was dead. His only Topps baseball card has a lot of fans.

Rare Old Judge Card May Have Been 19th Century Inside Joke

Deacon White Old Judge

A find of 20 old tobacco cards yielded a rare Old Judge card of Hall of Famer Deacon White. Were the folks at Goodwin having some fun with the aging veteran?

Vintage Pack Break of the Week: 1976-77 Topps Hockey

Topps hockey pack 1976-77

It was the season of Slapshot, a smaller set and some of that tasty Topps gum. Check out Just Collect’s 1976-77 Topps hockey pack break.

New Leaf Release Draws on Throwback Designs

Leaf Originals 1948 - Manziel

A new pre-draft release, 2014 Leaf Originals football arrives with a shout out to a couple of vintage issues.

Early Reaction to 2013-14 Upper Deck Black Basketball

Legends Lustrous Michael Jordan

2013-14 Upper Deck Black Basketball is back as a stand-alone product with the newly-released boxes promising six autographs of guys in their college gear.

Eddie Waitkus’ Story a Part of Vintage Baseball Card Lore

Eddie Waitkus baseball card

Eddie Waitkus baseball cards brought a bizarre story to the backs of baseball cards.

Mile High’s 1952 Topps Set Could Be One for the Ages

Topps 1952 Baseball Set

The best 1952 Topps Baseball Master set ever to hit the block is joined by the all-time finest 1965 Topps football set in Mile High Card Company’s new auction.

2013 Panini National Treasures Football Rolls Out


2013 Panini National Treasures Football arrives with three autographs and three memorabilia cards per box at a price of $450-500.

1993 Topps Finest Baseball Broke New Ground

Finest Baseball 1993

Topps’ 1993 Finest Baseball launched a new era of limited print runs and ‘shiny stuff’ and today, the one-per-box refractors can sell for a lot of money.

Hunting Hank Greenberg

1939 Hank Greenberg Goudey Premium

A 23-year-old recent college grad is all about vintage–especially cards of a certain Hall of Famer.

2014 Topps Spring Fever Promotion Has Had Collectors Confused

Spring Fever

Early promotional material indicated redemption cards would again be inside Topps Series One but instead it’s become a hobby shop rewards promotion.

Old Baseball Card Backs Sometimes Reveal Uncommon Courage

Phil Marchildon 1949 Bowman baseball

The back of one player’s 1949 Bowman card reveals a much different type of ‘hero’.

1964 Topps Curt Flood: What’s the Deal?

1964 Topps Curt Flood

Why is the 1964 Topps Curt Flood so expensive? Ask the person hoarding them.

Don’t Hate on Topps Stickers

2014 Topps Yasiel Puig sticker

Despise hit chasing? Want to hook up the youngsters with a low priced product? Nothing wrong with some nice looking stickers says Rich Klein.

Ya Gotta Believe: Tug and the 1973 New York Mets

1973 Topps Tug McGraw

It’s not worth a mint but the 1973 Topps Tug McGraw recalls an Amazin’ time in Mets history.

2014 Bowman Football Preview


2014 Bowman Football will be out in June promising four on card autographs and a veteran relic in each box.

Better Late Than Never: Staubach Rookie Showcases Late Blooming HOF Career

1972 Topps Roger Staubach

It took awhile for his mug to hit cardboard but the 1972 Topps Roger Staubach rookie card is now among the most sought after of all with a ’9′ on eBay now.

Midnight Opening Draws Collectors to Topps Heritage

Baseball Cad King midnight opening

It’s an ode to 1965 Topps in the 2014 Topps Heritage set and anxious collectors in Chicago had a chance to buy all they needed from one store with a special midnight opening.