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Cooperstown Calling but Adrian Beltre Cards Still Get Little Respect

Adrian Beltre 1997 Bowman

There have been few better over the last 17 years than Adrian Beltre.  One of only a small number of players still active who began their careers in the 1990s, he’s a lifetime .285 hitter, collecting 2,604 hits while mashing 395 home runs and 1,384 RBI.  At this stage, he’s positioned as a potential Hall of […]

Lauren Hill Gets Her Own Basketball Card

Autographed Lauren Hill Upper Deck card

College freshman Lauren Hill, who continues to fight cancer, is getting her own trading card from Upper Deck, with sales to benefit The Cure Starts Now,

Migratory Bird Foundation Seeks Return of Cobb Memorabilia

Ty Cobb Max Stein postcard

A Ty Cobb bat and other memorabilia is the subject of a court case in Michigan where a migratory bird foundation is suing a former director who sold it.

New Book Tells Tales of Autograph Baseball Collection

Pittsburgh Gentleman book

The Pittsburgh Gentleman was an auction house name for John Kirwan, who consigned a massive autographed baseball collection to auction 20 years ago.

He Shoots, He Saves: New Book Focuses on Hockey Memorabilia

He Shoots He Saves

Jon Waldman writes about collecting hockey cards, memorabilia and more in a new book that includes memories and memorabilia from NHL greats.

Tigers Collector Keeps Summer Memories Close at Hand

T206-cards

Kent Ailsworth has an extensive collection of baseball memorabilia, with a special focus on the Detroit Tigers.

Notes: Cy Young Silver, Cold NJ Dealer Heads South, CU Stock Opinion

Elemetal Cy Young

News and notes from around the hobby.

Cup of Coffee Club: Baseball Cards of Big League Short Timers

$_57

Their ranks are many and their stories are, too. Graham Womack looks back at five baseball cards of players who flew quickly across the radar.

Auction House Files Suit Against Abdul-Jabbar, Manager

Clear Vision Abdul-Jabbar

The NBA’s all-time leading scorer committed a hard foul over memorabilia, says Julien’s Auctions.

Belichick a Collector? Who Knew?

Ted Marchibroda 1959 Topps

His public persona isn’t warm and fuzzy, but Bill Belichick has a fondness for history and even as a big-time NFL coach, he once trolled eBay looking for football cards.

Ohio 3rd Grader at Super Bowl Via Panini Contest

Dylan

A nine-year-old football card collector landed the big prize in a Panini America contest and will be the “Kid Reporter” at Super Bowl Media Day.

Autographs, More at NHL All-Star Fan Fair

NHL All-Star Fan Fair 2015

The NHL’s four-day Fan Fair wrapped up Sunday. In the days leading up to the All-Star Game, there were autographs, cards and a chance to see the Stanley Cup.

Stadium in a Jar: Domepourri Debuts

Domepourri jar

A Minnesota man’s creation means you can take a bit of the old Metrodome with you wherever you go.

Fan Who Caught Seahawks’ Miracle Ball Not Selling

Seahawks winning football

Scott Shelton could cash a mini lottery ticket but says he’d prefer to give the ball back to the player who threw it.

Memorable Rookie Cards of Hall of Fame Candidates

Mike Piazza 1992 Bowman rookie card

A look at early cardboard of some of the most talked players who for one reason or another, haven’t been enshrined.

Notes: Reward for Missing Pages of Old Dodgers’ Ledger

1900 Brooklyn Dodgers ledger

A 115-year-old ledger book that includes entries from Charles Ebbets has quite a story; an offer is made on John Rogers’ businesses and J.J. Watt’s amazing fan mail.

What is PBS Baseball Memorabilia Find Really Worth?

Mort Rogers scorecards

It’s getting a lot of attention around the world. The long-awaited Antiques Roadshow segment didn’t get everything right, though.

Ohio Shop Owner Found Shot to Death

Akron OH

Akron, OH police are investigating after Patrick Feeney, who ran Bernie’s Sports Cards and Collectibles, was found shot with his hands tied behind his back.

Beckham’s Late Arrival for Autograph Signing Causes Tension

Autographed Odell Beckham photograph

The NFL’s star rookie managed to get off the couch but there wasn’t much holiday spirit inside an old mall in Scranton, PA.

Top Baseball Cards of Players Born on Christmas Day

Rickey

Hopefully making the big leagues took some of the sting out of being born on what was already the biggest gift-giving day of all.