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Make Your Own “Vintage” Baseball Cards

Joe DiMaggio

No, we’re not advocating that you create Frankencards out of the real deal. But if you know a little about Photoshop, here are some guidelines you can use to create some cool cards with that vintage feel.

T206 Eddie Plank a Worthy Challenger to Wagner

Eddie Plank T206 PSA 2

The T206 Eddie Plank plays Lou Gehrig to its more Ruthian-like brother, Honus Wagner, but serious collectors know how scarce it is.

Black Friday Sports Memorabilia Specials

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You don’t have to stand in line in the wee hours of the morning over the Thanksgiving holiday to get good deals. We’ve got a collection of special Black Friday weekend sports memorabilia sales and promotions. Just sit back, click some links and get what you really want.

2012 Topps Baseball Sticker Collection Preview

2012 Topps sticker album

Topps Baseball Stickers may have been designed for kids, but the throwback nature hooked adult collectors. Now they’re coming back in 2012.

REA Tallies Auction Data

Late 1920s Lou Gehrig bat

The dust has settled and Robert Edward Auctions assesses the state of the vintage baseball card and memorabilia market following its annual catalog event.

Missing Those Baseball Card Cartoons

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Stats AND player-specific cartoons the back of baseball cards? Now those were the days. ESPN’s Jim Caple waxes nostalgic…with a new twist.

2010-11 Donruss Basketball Review

Amar'e Stoudemire 2010 Donruss basketball

Panini offers a ride in the way back machine for one of its basketball card sets. What, no Don Mattingly rookie?

Removing Sharpie Signatures from Glossy Surfaces

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A special pen can help you get rid of a signature you’d rather not have adorning that photo or baseball card.

T206 Wagner For Sale on eBay

T206 Honus Wagner

A low grade ‘holy grail’ is up on eBay…and this one is real.

Strasburg Driving Shop Sales…Everywhere

2010 Topps Million Strasburg rookie card

Card shop owners are thanking the Washington Nationals for bringing Stephen Strasburg to the majors in time to drive summer sales.

Strasburg’s Topps Million Redemption Cards Averaging $345

2010 Topps Million Strasburg rookie card

If you cracked the code during Stephen Strasburg’s big league debut last week, your card won’t lack for bidders.

Cleaning out the Clutter: When it’s Time to Downsize

Need money? Need space? Some things to keep in mind as you make the difficult decision to downsize and how to maximize your return.

Blog: Syracuse Will Put Strasburg in Card Set

Stephen Strasburg

If it’s got the name Strasburg on it, the Nats’ AAA team is ready to create it…and sell it.

Topps “Refocusing” on Kids, Less Clutter

Topps is hoping its new games hook kids on the brand, while reducing confusion in the marketplace.

Fox News Offers Baseball Card Downer

Someone at Fox News apparently just discovered his collection of Bonds, McGwire and Canseco rookie cards aren’t worth squat.

Cards No Gold Mine for 80s, 90s Buyers

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One former overproduction years card buyer has a few gripes to air about his era.

PSA 10 1968 Topps Mickey Mantle Nabbed for $10K

A PSA 10 1968 Topps Mickey Mantle card finds a new home via eBay at over $10,000.