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Notes: Lynch’s NFC Title Helmet; Curry’s Finals Jersey; Rose in Vegas

Marshawn Lynch helmet

Around the horn with the sale of another Steph Curry Finals jersey and Marshawn Lynch’s NFC title game helmet plus new allegations aside, Pete is signing.

Mike Schmidt Collection, Part 2, Set for Auction

Mike Schmidt 1979 Gold Glove Award

Another of Mike Schmidt’s Gold Gloves and even his Little League Baseball cap are coming to auction this summer in Chicago.

PHOTOS: Cypres Collection Aids Reagan Library Football Exhibit

Lombardi trophies

Thanks to a prominent collector, a major football memorabilia exhibit is open at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. We’ve got a photo tour.

Angels Pitcher a Big-Time Autograph Hound

Hector Santiago collection

Hector Santiago isn’t shy about tracking down autographs from past and present players as his own career ticks upward.

Notes: 1960s Chamberlain Uniform Brings $130,054; Premier Bankruptcy

1960s Philadelphia Warriors Wilt Chamberlain jersey

A jersey and trunks worn by Wilt Chamberlain topped bidding at Grey Flannel, an Arizona auction house declares bankruptcy and more from the Notebook.

Blindness Can’t Stop This Kid’s Love for Cards, Sports, Music

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Would you still collect cards if you couldn’t see them? You might have a different opinion after you read 15-year-old Jake Cohen’s story.

PSA to Give Away Mint Jordan Rookie Card at NSCC

Michael Jordan PSA 9 rookie card

A PSA 9 Michael Jordan joins signed items from Chicago icons Walter Payton and Ernie Banks in a giveaway that’s part of PSA’s National promotion plan.

Larry Bird Collection at Auction Includes Hundreds of Items

Larry Bird signed shoes

A Colorado man’s collection of Larry Bird items is up for sale. Hundreds of pieces are being offered in three lots.

George Mikan Memorabilia at Auction

George Mikan Minneapolis Lakers championship 99 ring

A 2002 Lakers ‘Three Peat’ championship ring presented to Hall of Famer George Mikan and other items from his late wife’s estate are on the auction block.

Man Who Caught ARod’s Homer Mulling Options

Arod 3000 ball

Zack Hample, a collector of baseballs, caught the home run that gave Alex Rodriguez 3000 career hits. We’ve got the video, his reaction and media coverage.

On the Brink: Rare 1938 Ted Williams Photo at Auction

1938 Ted Williams Minneapolis Millers

He was getting instruction from another former .400 hitter that summer, one in which Ted Williams became baseball’s next great star.

Deflategate Game-Used Football Highlights Lelands Auction

Deflategate football fans

A ball used during the playoff game that resulted in sanctions against the New England Patriots joins Bobby Orr’s 1971 All-Star jersey and other items.

Photo of the Day: The First Robinsons of Spring

Frank Robinson-Jackie Robinson 1956

A photographer knew greatness when he saw it. Rookie Frank Robinson is shown with Dodgers great Jackie Robinson in spring 1956 in a photo now at auction.

Notebook: PSA Cert App; Chub Feeney’s Rings; Young Collector; Steiner Autos

World Series ring 1976 Cincinnati Reds

PSA launches a mobile app for checking certs, championship rings at auction, a teenage fan of pre-War cards and more In Their Own Words autographs.

Helmar Card of the Week: Slim Caldwell, 1914 New York Yankees

Slim Caldwell Helmar 1914 Yankees

Other “interests” may have contributed to a relatively short stay in the big leagues but Ray “Slim” Caldwell’s baseball life was a long one.

Photo of the Day: Gale Sayers Rookie Card Image

1965 Gale Sayers photo 1966 rookie card

Look familiar? A rare copy of the photo used for Gale Sayers’ 1966 Philadelphia Gum rookie card has been uncovered and is up for bid.

NBA Finals MVPs of the 2000s and Their Rookie Cards

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The fourth part of our series brings us a little closer to the present with a look at rookie cards of the NBA Finals MVPs of the 2000s.

Photo of Ruth in Yankees’ 1st World Series Appearance

Babe Ruth 1921 World Series photo

A photo from the first hour of the Yankees’ first World Series appearance in 1921 shows a young Babe Ruth grabbing a lead off second base.

Photo of the Day: ‘Christy Mathewson’s Favorite’

1913 Christy Mathewson photo Charles Conlon

A late career image of New York Giants pitcher Christy Mathewson includes a hand-written notation from famed photographer Charles M. Conlon.

A Summer Baseball and Collectors Reading List

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Ready to kick back a little? We’ve got some fresh new baseball and collecting books along with some old standbys to tackle while the livin’ is easy.