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Gehrig Cards Attract Dollars

1934-Goudey-Gehrig-SGC98

On a special anniversary, a look at some recent sales of vintage Lou Gehrig cards and what’s hot on eBay.

T206 Wagner Brings $1.32 Million

PSA 3 T206 Honus Wagner

A VG copy of the ‘holy grail’ topped bidding in the $7.5 million Robert Edward Auctions sale, which came to a close early Sunday.

Editor’s Blog: William Gardiner’s Amazing Goudey Sheets at Auction

Goudey 1933 uncut sheet

A 1930s youngster acquired a treasure trove of uncut Goudey Gum trading card sheets. Three, including one with three Ruths and a Gehrig, are at auction.

Find of Star-Laden Pre-War Cards Enters Hobby

Ty Cobb T206 bat on shoulder

An inherited collection of nearly 70 pre-War baseball cards, more than half of which are Hall of Famers and Hindu T206s, will be sold by Beckett Auctions.

M101-4 Ruth, 1933 Goudey Break Up Headlines MHCC Auction

Babe Ruth M101-4 PSA 5

A high quality example of Ruth’s rookie card and numerous vintage sets and rare cards are among the lots on the block through March 19.

5 Underrated 1933 Goudey Baseball Cards

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No bucks for Babe? Not enough greenbacks for Gehrig? Here are 5 1933 Goudey baseball cards that are worthy of your collection and won’t cost a fortune.

Collectors’ Choice: Most Popular Baseball Card Sets, 1900-1949

vintage baseball cards

Collect what you like, but here are some of what many consider the most popular baseball card sets made in the first half of the 20th century.

Ruth Rookie, Record Price for Rare McKinley Card Push REA Auction Over $4 Million

1916 Babe Ruth M101-5

Babe Ruth shared the stage with a rare 1932 U.S. Caramel card of a former U.S. president as Robert Edward Auctions wrapped up its 2014 Fall Auction.

Memory Lane Auction Set to Open with Some of Hobby’s Heavy Hitters

1952 Bowman Mantle PSA 10

More than 1,000 lots will be up for bid including the Rocky Mountain Collection, a fresh collection of 1911 Sporting Life, vintage unopened material and more.

Vintage Buy of the Week: Thousands of Vintage Cards to Enter Market

Vintage Baseball Cards Just Collect

Hundreds of T206 cards, dozens of iconic Hall of Famers and several complete sets have been purchased and will soon be up for bid after a major collection is sold.

Ramblings: Williams Not Part of the Great Pre-War Rookie Card Debate

1939-Play-Ball-Ted-Williams

Trying to give players from long ago an ‘official’ rookie card is dicey business.

Moe Berg: The Spy and His Baseball Cards

1939 Play Ball Moe Berg

An international man of mystery? Austin Powers was nothing compared to Moe Berg who made his mark before, during and after World War II.

Leaf Packing Graded Vintage, Art Cards in New Product

Ty Cobb 1933 Sport Kings

A new buyback product hits the market this weekend with the release of 2014 Leaf Legends of the Diamond.

Mile High Premium Winter Auction Sets Records

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High grade baseball card sets and near sets led the way as Mile High Card Company closed out 2013 with a smaller auction that packed a punch.

1933 Goudey Baseball Was Mystery Wrapped in Enigma

1933 Goudey Carl Hubbell

Minor leaguers, retired stars and a missing number. Sounds like a modern day set but it’s an apt description of the 1933 Goudey Baseball set and the mysterious Nap Lajoie card.

Love of the Game Launches 1st Auction

1935 National Chicle Nagurski LOTG Auctions

Dozens of vintage sports cards including pre-War rarities and a signed 1933 Goudey Lou Gehrig are kicking off Love of the Game Auctions’ maiden voyage.

Ruth Cards Top Auction

PSA 8 Goudey Babe Ruth

A pair of high grade Goudeys and a rare back rookie card of Babe Ruth drew high bids in a Goodwin & Company auction.

Top Shelf Vintage Card Sets Being Sold Card by Card

1954 Topps Hank Aaron

Seven of the sports collecting hobby’s most popular and iconic vintage baseball card sets, all in high grade are being broken up and will be sold card by card in a special, one-week event being launched by Memory Lane Inc. today. The combined value of the cards runs deep into seven figures.

The Five Most Popular Babe Ruth Baseball Cards

Babe Ruth’s place in baseball history is well documented. He sits at or near the top of the record books in several statistical categories. He is widely regarded by baseball historians as the most dominant hitter of his generation. Babe Ruth’s emergence as a baseball star coincided with the surge in popularity of the sport. […]

1934 Goudey Baseball Cards: Happy 75th to an Enigma

Think you can’t chase a mainstream 1930s baseball card set without a big bankroll? Think again.