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Baseball Card Exchange

Shop Owner Beats the Odds

PSA Collectors Club

Selling sports cards for a living in a bricks-and-mortar shop is a challenge that can be met.

Opening a baseball card shop is a dicey proposition any time. A suburban St. Louis college graduate decided it was now or never six years ago and hasn’t looked back.

Ben Pezold carried enough variety in his sports memorabilia stock to make it work and now his persistence is paying off.