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Microdots: Using Spy Technology to Security Mark Memorabilia

A microdots under the microscope

Collectibles can be invisibly marked with the same technology used by World War II spies.

NSCC Will Have Case Breaking Pavilion

2009 National I-X Center Cleveland

Case breakers will have a centralized place to call home at the 2014 NSCC.

NY Postal Service Supervisor Charged With Possessing Stolen Baseball Cards

US Postal Inspector

Prosecutors say John Bu sold cards a USPS colleague had stolen from the United States mail.

Babe’s Last Gift From Yankees, Koufax Jersey Top SCP Catalog Bidding

1965 Sandy Koufax Dodgers game worn jersey

Satchel Paige’s Hall of Fame ring and a 1965 Sandy Koufax game-worn jersey set new records in SCP Auctions’ sale, which also included a family heirloom from Babe Ruth.

Photo of the Day: Loss in 1992 Sets Up Defining Moment for Jordan, Bulls

1992 Michael Jordan photo vs Knicks

A photo captures Michael Jordan during a critical playoff moment in a series that would help define his career.

Tanaka Remains Perfect; Plenty of Cards for Japanese Sensation

Purple Ice Tanaka

As he continues a seamless transition to the major leagues, Masahiro Tanaka’s baseball cards are hot but the good news is there are plenty of them available.

Photo of the Day: Christy Mathewson in 1911

1911 Christy Mathewson photo

A unique angle of a sports icon and an ode to his fame on the back? The right mix for a great vintage photo now up for auction.

News and Notes: Record Quarter for Collectors Universe

Collectors Universe

A big quarter for PSA’s parent company; Steiner Sports wants to help you with Mother’s Day and the top selling NFL rookies to be.

Dale Murphy, Carlos Baerga to Sign Autographs at NSCC Show

Autographed Dale Murphy photo

VIPs–and maybe regular attendees–will have a chance to get autographs from a couple of popular players from the 1980’s and 90’s.

“Pawn Stars” Casting Crew Seeking Sports Items At June Long Beach Expo

Pawn Stars

Always wanted to be on Pawn Stars? The show will be looking for items to feature in upcoming shows when they set up at next month’s Long Beach Expo.

John Miley Sports Broadcast Collection Offers Old Ballgames on CD

Miley Collection CD

The John Miley sports broadcast collection includes recordings from ballgames played from the 1930s on.

Cracker Jack Collection Finalist for Major Book Publishing Award

The Cracker Jack Collection cover

The Cracker Jack Collection: Baseball’s Prized Players has been named one of only three finalists in the sports category of the Independent Book Publishers Association 2014 Benjamin Franklin Awards.

On the Road or at Home, Neshek a Dedicated Collector

Pat Neshek

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch features Pat Neshek, card collecting reliever for the Cards.

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.