Robert Edward Auctions

Photo of the Day: Original Image From Jackie Robinson MVP Presentation

Jackie Robinson 1947 photo

A photo from the archives of the Chicago Daily News showing Jackie Robinson accepting the 1947 Rookie of the Year award is up for bid.

Ted Williams’ Last All-Star Bat Sells for Big Bucks in Cinci


The bat used by Ted Williams in his final All-Star Game 55 years ago, was the top item among hundreds sold at the 2015 All-Star FanFest Auction Tuesday.

Memory Lane Offers Chance to Hold Babe Ruth Bat

Babe Ruth bat 1930

Fans and collectors will get a chance to hold a valuable piece of lumber once wielded by Babe Ruth at the upcoming National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago.

1923 Yankee Stadium Opening Photo at Auction


A legendary sports venue is born–and the moment is captured forever. This photograph of the first pitch at Yankee Stadium in 1923 is on the auction block.

Appraisal Fair Uncovers 1925 Babe Ruth Signed Bat

1925 Louisville Slugger Babe Ruth model bat

It has to rank among the great discoveries in hobby history: a 1925 signed Babe Ruth bat given to Chicago’s mayor emerges at an appraisal fair and has been consigned to auction.

Topps Launches New Custom Card Making Tool

Custom cards Topps

Want to put yourself in a trading card pack? Topps has a new custom card making tool, using three different design options including this year’s style.

Helmar Card of the Week: John Adelbert, Salamanca Indians

Chief Bender T206 Helmar

A game embraced by Native Americans, baseball offered opportunity to players like Charles “Chief” Bender and John Adelbert, who is in Helmar’s T206 series.

A Pack of Wax, and Stacks of Memories

1986 topps

A college professor from California is taking a cross-country tour to meet with players he pulled from a random pack of 1986 Topps baseball.

1968 Ernie Banks Game Jersey Coming to Auction

1968 Ernie Banks

A gift from the man himself to a family friend more than 40 years ago, another vintage Ernie Banks game-worn jersey is being offered by SCP Auctions.

Christy Mathewson Multi-Signed 1905 World Series Bat at Auction


Christy Mathewson Multi-Signed 1905 World Series Bat at Auction

Great American Baseball Card Book is Back on Kindle


Before the boom and bust, before blogs and magazines, there was the “Spinal Tap of baseball books.” Author Fred Harris gives us an inside look at a hobby classic.

Deal: ARod 3000 Hit Ball is Returned

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Collector Zack Hample will benefit but his favorite charity is getting a big boost from the 3,000 hit ball Alex Rodriguez belted for a homer last month.

Baseball Cards of the 10 Forgotten 1945 All-Stars

Ken O'Dea

They were named All-Stars for the only time in their careers but World War II cancelled the game. A look back at some of the players through their cards.

1983 Wrestling All-Stars Set Wraps 80s Trilogy

1983 Wrestling All-Stars Gino Hernandez

Information and a checklist for the last of three 1980s sets: the 1983 Wrestling All-Stars set which includes personalities not in the 1982 issues.

Notes: Lynch’s NFC Title Helmet; Curry’s Finals Jersey; Rose in Vegas

Marshawn Lynch helmet

Around the horn with the sale of another Steph Curry Finals jersey and Marshawn Lynch’s NFC title game helmet plus new allegations aside, Pete is signing.

Mike Schmidt Collection, Part 2, Set for Auction

Mike Schmidt 1979 Gold Glove Award

Another of Mike Schmidt’s Gold Gloves and even his Little League Baseball cap are coming to auction this summer in Chicago.

PHOTOS: Cypres Collection Aids Reagan Library Football Exhibit

Lombardi trophies

Thanks to a prominent collector, a major football memorabilia exhibit is open at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. We’ve got a photo tour.

Angels Pitcher a Big-Time Autograph Hound

Hector Santiago collection

Hector Santiago isn’t shy about tracking down autographs from past and present players as his own career ticks upward.

Notes: 1960s Chamberlain Uniform Brings $130,054; Premier Bankruptcy

1960s Philadelphia Warriors Wilt Chamberlain jersey

A jersey and trunks worn by Wilt Chamberlain topped bidding at Grey Flannel, an Arizona auction house declares bankruptcy and more from the Notebook.

Blindness Can’t Stop This Kid’s Love for Cards, Sports, Music


Would you still collect cards if you couldn’t see them? You might have a different opinion after you read 15-year-old Jake Cohen’s story.