Join to get Daily Sports Collecting News in your inbox!

Hall of Fame Election Makes a Star Out of 1969 Topps #237

1969 Topps Bobby Cox

You’ll have to go back 45 years to find a Bobby Cox rookie card. Now, his Hall of Fame managing credentials have added another pricey star to the Topps set.

Cubs to Sell Game-Used Memorabilia from 100th Birthday Game

Chicago Federal League uniforms

Federal League-style game-worn uniforms will be auctioned and the bases and balls from Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday game will be for sale.

Photo of the Day: Branch Rickey, Cardinals Manager

1921 Branch Rickey photograph

An original Branch Rickey news photo from 1921, shows the innovative Hall of Famer during his on field managerial tenure.

17-Year-Old Bob Feller’s Career Unfolds in Early Photo

1936 Bob Feller photograph

While most boys his age were worried about their next date, Bob Feller was striking out big league hitters.

Vintage Photo of the Day: “Gee, Thanks Melvin!”

Mel Ott signing autographs 1929

He was the Mike Trout of his time. 20-year-old Mel Ott obliges young fans in 1929. It’s among hundreds on the auction block right now.

Past, Present Pirates Among Show Guests May 24

Current Pirates star Andrew McCutchen holds Bill Mazeroski's 1960 World Series jersey.

Reigning NL MVP Andrew McCutchen and other current and former Pirates will sign autographs at a show in Pittsburgh, Saturday, May 24.

Original T206s, Colgans Chips Fall From Pittsburgh Home’s Rafters

Tribune-Review photo

A Pittsburgh man doing some work inside the very old house he lives in stumbled upon a baseball card treasure forgotten for decades.

Fleer Photographer Recalls Career

From left: Chuck Solomon from Topps, Bob Bartosz of Fleer and Jack Wallin of Donruss at right in early 1980's photo (Bartosz collection).

The man who helped put Fleer on the baseball card map through his photos, both serious and zany, looks back on his career.

Vintage Photo of the Day: Luke Sewell Applies the Tag

1928 photo Shibe Park

Our Vintage Photo of the Day takes you to Shibe Park in 1928 where hard-working catcher Luke Sewell was chasing down a runner.

PSA Launches Webcast Series with Tips, Lists, Guides

PSA10 Webcast

PSA is producing a series of online videos offering tips and knowledge on various types of sports collectibles.

Seized Baseball Memorabilia Collection Heading to Auction

joe-dimaggio-basball

Old baseball cards and autographs obtained by a New Jersey pharmacist who was selling drug samples and pocketing the cash are going to be sold at auction.

Chapman’s Injury Conjures Up Image of Herb Score

Herb Score 1956 Topps

The line drive that put Aroldis Chapman out of commission recalls a similar incident in 1957 involving Herb Score as we look back at the late pitcher’s baseball cards.

Electric Football Story Told Through The Unforgettable Buzz

2 Tudor Buzz Back Cover

The invention that turned into a tabletop game legend deserves a story and the Unforgettable Buzz tells all. We’ve got the first of three stories on electric football.

Collectors Show Off Their Memorabilia Rooms

GregFaragher

We draw for a 1975 Topps Mini baseball pack as you submit pictures of your card/memorabilia rooms. The parade of man caves is inside.

New Kid in Town: Jackie Robinson Joins UCLA Football Squad

1940 UCLA Football Jackie Robinson

He was more than just a baseball player. Our Photo of the Day shows Jackie Robinson in the early days of his legendary UCLA athletic career.

Vintage Photo of the Day: Mantle and Maris in September 1961

1961 Mickey Mantle Roger Maris photo

An original news photo of Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris, taken in September of 1961 during their chase of Babe Ruth’s home run record, is up for auction.

Vintage Photo of the Day: Jackie Robinson On Doorstep of History

1947 Dodgers spring training Jackie Robinson Panama

The Brooklyn Dodgers 1947 spring training was unlike any other and our Vintage Photo of the Day showcases Jackie Robinson, preparing to make history.

eBay Card of the Day: Better Late Than Never: Niekro’s 1964 Topps Rookie

1964 Topps Phil Niekro rookie card

He was a bit of a late bloomer and his personal catcher was a guy who became more famous off the field but things turned out OK for Phil Niekro.

eBay Card of the Day: Bo Knows Supplemental Sets

Bo Jackson 1989 Score Supplemental football

Our eBay Card of the Day takes us back to a time when Bo Jackson was doing double duty.

eBay Card of the Day: A Favorite Error Card

1964 Tops Rick Wise rookie

Rich Klein’s favorite error card of all-time is our eBay Card of the Day; the 1964 Topps #561 on which Dave Bennett is 19…no, 18…no…