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Mike Schmidt Collectors Chase Rare Cards, Variations

Mike Schmidt Puerto Rican League sticker 1972

Collectors of Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt talk about the rare cards they hunt and those that recall some great times for the Phillies.

A Giant for a Father: Hap Moran’s Son Tracks Dad’s Early NFL Items

Diamond Matchbook NFL Hap Moran

Mike Moran, son of Hap Moran, talks about collecting memorabilia from his father’s NFL career in the 1920′s and 30′s.

Topps Unveils First Mini Chrome Football Product

Mike Evans autograph 2014 Topps Mini Chrome

Rookies will have to write small with the new 2014 Topps Chrome Mini Football promising one per box.

1971 Milk Duds Set Not a Dud With Collectors

Pete Rose 1971 Milk Duds

Misspellings and Chicago overload aside, the 1971 Milk Duds baseball card set is packed with stars and just scarce enough to be interesting.

5th Title Could Raise Duncan’s Hobby Profile

1997-98 Flair Showcase Row 2 #5 Tim Duncan

The Spurs seem focused and collectors might take another look at Tim Duncan’s basketball cards if a fifth title is in the cards.

Hoard of Old Judge Cabinet Cards at NYC Public Library

Old Judge Cabinet Mahoney

Some 19th century cards revealed at the New York City Public Library Monday include some that haven’t been cataloged before.

2014 Topps Baseball Series 2 Baseball Preview

2014 Topps Series Two JUMBORELIC_DAVIS

A preview of 2014 Topps Baseball Series 2, due out this week– and a checklist.

2013 Upper Deck Exquisite Football Due This Week


2013 Upper Deck Exquisite Football, the company’s long-running high end brand is back with Triptych book cards among the new features.

Collecting Jerry West: From Finals MVP on a Losing Team to “The Logo”


Forty-five years ago, Jerry West made history in the NBA Finals, but he’d have preferred a different result. A look at basketball cards and more from a Hall of Fame career.

Sweet Memories Keep The Bird Flying High


1977 Mark Fidrych rookie cards didn’t portend a Hall of Fame career, but fans who remember the era need no explanation.

2014 Topps Tier One Due Out Friday

Babe Ruth relic 2014 Topps Tier One

Topps has announced some new autograph relic subsets and the inclusion of slugger Jose Abreu inside its upcoming 2014 Tier One Baseball product.

2014 Bowman Sterling Baseball Preview


Die-cut autographs are coming to 2014 Bowman Sterling Baseball. We’ve got the early details on what will be one of the final baseball releases of the year.

1966 Topps Koufax and Drysdale Recall Important Moment, What If Scenarios

1966 Koufax-Drysdale

Unsigned prior to the first packs’ arrival, two Dodgers stars made headlines. One of them would never again appear on a regular card as an active player.

2014 Topps Update Baseball Returns in October

2014 Topps Update World Series Heroes Relic John Smoltz

2014 Topps Update Baseball will salute All-Star and World Series heroes from the past along with the usual task of updating elements from the current year.

Waiting on George Springer Rookie Cards


The hottest George Springer rookie cards may not be recognized as such yet but don’t tell that to collectors who know a big score when they see one.

Massive ’70s Find Hasn’t Dulled Appeal of 1964 Topps Giant All-Stars Set

1964 Topps Giants Sandy Koufax PSA 9

A huge stash entered the hobby long ago, but 50 years after its release, the 1964 Topps Giant All-Stars set remains one of the most attractive ever produced.

Vintage Buy of the Week: Near Complete 1895 Mayo’s Cut Plug

Monte Ward N300

A collection of rare 19th century N300 cards is being broken up starting this weekend.

Will 2014 Be Critical Year for Five Star Baseball?


2014 Topps Five Star Baseball will bring an extra autograph to the table, but will it be worth the price tag?

Sheen Gives Twitter Shout as 2014 Archives Arrives

Rick Vaughn autograph Major League movie 2014 Topps Archives

2014 Topps Archives Baseball includes a salute to the movie Major League, complete with autographs.

Latest High End Panini Basketball Product Set to Arrive

Kevin Durant 2013-14 Panini Signatures

No base cards allowed in 2013-14 Panini Signatures basketball; an all-autograph product back for a second year.