Rich’s Ramblings: Long Live Big Sets

Rich Klein recalls the ‘counter-revolution’ that brought back bulked up baseball card sets–for a few years anyway.

Best Selling Sports Card Books

It’s a collector’s best seller list. The top five best selling sports card books is heavy on good, old fashioned financial reference.

A Requiem for Hostess Baseball Card Sets 1975-1979

A troubled iconic American brand has bid farewell, but long-time collectors remember when Hostess baseball card sets created a rush on snack cakes.

The Big Show: Charles M. Conlon’s Golden Age Baseball Photographs

A new book brings us more great baseball photographs from Charles M. Conlon. Can you say “Christmas list”?

Topps Opening Day Baseball: The Richard Nixon of Baseball Card Sets

Topps has achieved peace with honor with its often ignored Opening Day baseball product, set to return in 2012.

Editor’s Blog: Baseball Card Museum, Lady Collector, Heroin and Cards Don’t Mix

A couple of collector stories…and one who will likely be collecting a prison sentence.

10 Great Vintage Bowman Baseball Cards

Topps released its top 60 baseball cards of all-time this week. Bowman’s short run in the card universe deserves a little love, too.

Ex-Topps Photographer’s Work Heading to HOF

Doug McWilliams’ friendship with Vida Blue led to a bunch of great gigs as a photographer.