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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

Topps-Finest-Paul-Pierce-Rookie

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

Whos Who 100 Years

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.

Photo of the Day: Dawn of the Jordan Era

1984 Michael Jordan photograph

A photo from 21-year-old Michael Jordan’s first pro game in an NBA arena is up for bid.

Andre Dawson Collection Up for Grabs This Summer

1987 NL MVP award plaque Andre Dawson

Eighteen items from the Hall of Fame slugger including his 1987 N.L. MVP Award, 1982 Gold Glove and historic home run baseballs will be offered by Goldin Auctions.

New Discovery: 1914 Joe Jackson Photo at Auction

1914 Joe jackson photograph

Hidden in a photo archive for decades, our Photo of the Day features Shoeless Joe Jackson in his final year with Cleveland.

NBA Finals MVPs of the 1990s and Their Rookie Cards

BGS 10 Michael Jordan

The NBA Finals MVPs of the 1990s is a short list that marked the end of one era and the beginning of another. Their rookie cards offer options.

1918 Red Sox Photo Headlines RMY Premier Auction

Boston Red Sox team photo 1918

A young Babe Ruth poses with teammates on the 1918 World Series champion Red Sox for a rare team photo currently up for grabs.

Hail Pharoah: Collecting Triple Crown Winners Memorabilia

Victor Espinoza autographed photo

American Pharoah made sports history Saturday and history has proven that collecting items from horse racing’s triple crown winners is much easier than winning the three races.

Jordan Shoes from 1984 Olympics Head to Auction

Michael Jordan shoes 1984 Olympics

Long before the Dream Team, Michael Jordan was a member of the last US amateur team to win an Olympic men’s basketball gold medal.

Signatures for Soldiers Turns Autographs into Assistance

Signed baseball cards

Veterans and their families benefit from Signatures for Soldiers, a program turning autograph requests into donations for Military Missions in Action.

Helmar Card of the Week: Boss Schmidt, 1909 “Our Guy” Series

Helmar Boss Schmidt

They didn’t call Charlie Schmidt ‘Boss’ for nothing. Meet one of the subjects in the Helmar ‘Our Guy’ art card series.

2015 All-Star FanFest Autograph Signers List

MLB All Star FanFest

A list of Hall of Famers and former Cincinnati Reds will be on hand for autographs at the 2015 All-Star FanFest in Cincinnati next month.

Rare, Early World Series Press Pins, Vintage Cards at Auction

1920 World Series press pin Brooklyn Dodgers Robins

Two 1920s era World Series press pins, another from 1951 and hundreds of lots featuring vintage cards and signed items are at Wheatland Auctions.

Topps’ Scout Hunted Players’ Signatures in 1952

Turk Karam

A newspaper article from 1952 sheds some light on Topps’ efforts to battle Bowman and snare players for use on its early card sets.

Complete All-Star Program, Ticket Run at Auction

MLB All-Star Game programs

Eighty years of Baseball All-Star Game programs and ticket stubs are going up for grabs as part of Huggins and Scott’s latest catalog auction.