ESPN.com’s Paul Lukas is usually about uniforms but he recently got a chance to tour the Jefferson Burdick Collection of baseball cards at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Not every T206 Honus Wagner card winds up in a major catalog auction. The ‘Connecticut Wagner’, which entered the hobby as part of a complete set that walked into a card show in 1985, was listed on eBay Tuesday afternoon. The ‘Buy it Now’ asking price from ‘Then and Now Collectibles’ is $435,000 and includes [...]
There were some radical changes at Topps when it came to designing the 1968 Bazooka Baseball cards. Kids who gazed upon the 25-piece boxes of gum 45 years ago were used to seeing cards on the backs of boxes, separated by perforated lines but unencumbered by anything else. Maybe the company felt it needed [...]