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Yee Auction Offers Massive Photo Stash

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Hundreds of vintage sports photographs are on the block over the next few days including rare and historic shots of some of baseball’s all-time greats.

Long-Time Dealer Bill McAvoy Dies

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The owner of family-operated McAvoy Sports Cards had been in business for more than 40 years.

25 Years Ago, Aikman’s Star Was Still a Mystery

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Collectors prospecting for the next breakout NFL star would be best to take a lesson from a player who took a little while to become one.

Antique Mall Find Was More Than Meets the Eye

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It turns out this 1940s minor league program had more than a little history behind it.

Video: Quick Tip for Authenticating Antique Photos

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Learn this simple and quick technique for determining whether a photograph is old rather than a modern reprint.

Upper Deck, Goalie Team Up to Inspire MS Patients

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Diagnosed with multiple sclerosis two years ago, Josh Harding continues his NHL career and has teamed with Upper Deck for a new Inspirations hockey card.

Auction of Yankees’ Lou Gehrig Day Jerseys to Benefit ALS Association

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Steiner Sports is selling over 30 game-worn jerseys from Lou Gehrig Day as part of a major auction.

All-Star Line Up For Autographed PCGS Baseball HOF Coin Inserts

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The Hall of Fame coins have been one of this year’s biggest hits with more autograph signers adding their names to the unique looking U.S. Mint product.

Antique Printing Processes Identification Part 3 of 6: Intaglio Prints

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In the third of a series, David Cycleback helps you learn how to identify engravings, etchings and other intaglio prints.

Notes: Vander Meer No-Hit Balls Consigned, Fake Holder, Cards2Kids, Rookie Card Guide

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The final out baseballs from Johnny Vander Meer’s back-to-back no-hitters are coming to auction. It’s just one of the stories in the weekend notebook.

Topps Power Players NFL to Launch With Season Openers

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The season opens a week from Thursday and Topps Power Players game will launch as well with prizes up for grabs.

Moores Trophy, Vintage Heisman Replica Top SCP Auction

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Nearly $3 million of memorabilia was sold in the auction, including items from the Helms Foundation Collection and an autographed cabinet card once owned by Cy Young.

Stories in the Stubs: What You Can Find in a Lowly Used Ticket

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A little research can sometimes turn what appears to be an ordinary regular season game ticket stub into a gem.

Gehrig Watch, Signed Cy Topping SCP Auction

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The 1928 World Series watch given to Lou Gehrig and a signed Cy Young photo that once belonged to the Hall of Fame pitcher lead bidding in the auction, set to close Saturday.

Simmons and Browne at the National

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Grantland editor Bill Simmons returned to the National Sports Collectors Convention–this time with writer Robert Browne.

Neshek Gives Up #41, Gets Ruth Ball in Return

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Collector and Cardinals’ pitcher Pat Neshek got a nice gift from new teammate John Lackey.

Antique Printing Processes Identification Part 2 of 6: Relief Prints

Relief printing, such as used to make this 1913 baseball card, has been used commercially for decades.

A look at a common process used to print antique baseball cards, posters, magazines and more.

MiraCard: Social Media App for Sports Collectors

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Developers of MiraCard hope collectors will take advantage of features that put the hobby in your pocket.

Newly Discovered 1927 Yankees Team Signed Photo Heading to Auction

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A remarkable signed and dated photo of one of baseball’s greatest teams is heading to auction this fall.

Lelands Countersues Over Brown Ring

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The battle over ownership of Jim Brown’s 1964 NFL Championship ring continues with a lawsuit filed against the former Cleveland Browns great.