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High-Grade 1910 Standard Caramel Cards Coming to Auction

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Mile High Card Company will offer what it says is the best group of rare 1910 Standard Caramel (E93) cards ever offered at auction.

Vintage Set of the Week: 1961 Topps Baseball

1961 Topps baseball box

What has two Cubs Hall of Fame rookie cards, a reluctant home run champ, and killer high numbers? It’s the 1961 Topps baseball set, an all-time classic with no asterisk required.

Vintage Set Break of the Month: 1953 Topps

1953 Topps Mantle

Mantle, Mays, Jackie…even Satchel Paige made an appearance in the popular set being broken by Burl’s Sports this month.

Photo Used for 1950s Mantle Regional Cards Up for Bid

1950s Mickey Mantle baseball card photograph

Amid-1950s photograph, the same image used on some of Mickey Mantle’s baseball cards is our Vintage Photo of the Day.

15 Iconic Sports Cards You Can Own Without Being Wealthy

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Not every popular trading card costs more than your car. Here are 15 iconic sports cards from across the generations that are worth buying or saving for.

1970s Hockey Cards: 10 Great Rookies

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The “Four-Story Goalie” and “The Great One” headline a list of 1970s hockey rookie cards that might well be dubbed “The Great ONES.”

Rookie Cards of 1980s NBA Finals MVPs

1980-81 Larry Bird Magic Johnson rookie

They weren’t all named Magic or Larry even though it seemed that way. A look at the rookie cards of 1980s NBA Finals MVPs and how they earned the honor.

1959 Topps Baseball Took Collectors Through the Porthole

Topps 1959 cards

Roger Maris in a fishbowl? The 1959 Topps set featured an unusual design that let collectors set sail with their favorite players.

NBA Finals MVPs of the 1970s and Their Rookie Cards

PSA 10 1969-70 John Havlicek Topps

With the championship series at hand, the first of a four-part look at NBA Finals MVPs and their rookie cards, starting with the 1970s.

Vintage Set of the Week: 1979 Topps Baseball

1979 Topps baseball pack

Jack Chesbro in a pack of new cards? Some fresh-faced future Hall of Famers? A Bump Wills phenomenon? Heavy demand for Marc Hill? The 1979 set has a little bit of everything.

10 Great Hockey Rookie Cards of the 1960s

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“Number Four Bobby Orr” may have been the biggest name of the decade, but the 1960s were chock full of superstar hockey rookie cards worthy of any vintage collection.

Pete Maravich Rookie Card a Hoops Collecting Icon

1970-71 Topps Pete Maravich

Still youthful looking and cradling the ball that treated him so well, the Pete Maravich rookie card remains among the most popular basketball issues ever.

Uncut 1968 Topps 3-D Sheet, Holsum Ruth at Auction

Topps 1968 3-D uncut proof sheet

Featuring two cards that were never issued with the very limited test set, a 1968 Topps 3-D sheet is on the block along with a 1/1 1921 Holsum Babe Ruth.

Cards in the Wall: New Jersey Man’s Lost Phone Leads to Big Find

Babe Ruth 1920 strip card

Dropping his cell phone behind a wall turned out to be a good move for a New Jersey man who got it back and found a long hidden stash of old baseball cards.

Vintage Set of the Week: 1964 Topps Baseball Might Rub Off on You

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The 1964 Topps baseball set may lack big-name rookies, but it offers collectors an affordable glimpse into baseball at the tail-end of a Yankees dynasty.

10 Great Sandy Koufax Cards

Sandy Koufax 1957 Topps

Our list of the best Sandy Koufax baseball cards to own includes cards packed with gum, potato chips and meat–and one issued in South America.

1971 Topps Baseball Was a Dark Ride for Collectors

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Are those chipped borders or stars against a night sky? And why have Robby’s teammates stranded him in the desert? It’s all a matter of perspective with the 1971 Topps baseball set.

Photo Used for Lujack Rookie Card at Auction

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Just a year after his Heisman Trophy winning 1947 season, Johnny Lujack was immortalized by Leaf. A copy of the photo they used is up for bid.

5 Great Mickey Mantle Cards on a Budget

1952 Bowman Mantle

Building a nice little collection of Mickey Mantle cards which offer a career retrospective doesn’t have to be out of your league.

Mantle, Mays Rookie Cards Reach New Heights in MLI Auction

Mickey Mantle 1951 Bowman Baseball

The true rookie cards of Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays, each graded 8, sold for nearly $150,000 combined as Memory Lane wrapped up its Spring Break Auction.