Join to get Daily Sports Collecting News in your inbox!

Baseball Hall of Fame VIP Experience to Offer More Access to Artifacts

Baseball Hall of Fame Cooperstown

If you’ve ever thought about taking a trip to Cooperstown, this might be the time. The Baseball Hall of Fame VIP Experience launches in March with the opportunity to view artifacts not everyone gets to see.

Baseball Autograph Guide Aims to Pull Back Curtain on Hall of Fame Signatures

Baseball Hall of Fame Autographs book Keurajian

Long-time hobbyist Ron Keurajian’s new Baseball Hall of Fame Autographs reference guide delves into the good, bad and ugly.

TriStar Houston Show Could Feature New Hall of Famer

TriStar Productions

TriStar Productions has announced its lineup for the 2012 Houston Collectors Show in January, with some current Hall of Famers scheduled to sign autographs and one who could be in the club by then.

Game Used World Series Gear Arrives in Cooperstown

San Francisco Giants World Series memorabilia

It was a short series, but the Baseball Hall of Fame still came away with some game used apparel and equipment from this year’s World Series. Some of it is already on display.

What Series Memorabilia Will Go in Hall of Fame’s Collection?

Don Larsen perfect game photo

The 2012 World Series gets underway tonight and officials from the Hall of Fame will be hoping to add to the Hall’s collection of World Series memorabilia. We’ve got a list of some of the iconic pieces from past games that are already in Cooperstown.

Baseball Hall of Fame Creates New Mobile Apps

Baseball Trivia iphone app

The Baseball Hall of Fame will put some of its collection into the palm of your hand with one of its upcoming mobile apps. A trivia app has already hit the market.

Baseball Hall of Fame Almanac Set for Release

Baseball Hall of Fame Almanac

Sounds like good summer reading material. The new Baseball Hall of Fame Almanac offers complete biographies, photos from the Hall’s archives and more.

Signed 1839 Alexander Cartwright Book Heading to Auction

Alexander Cartwright signed book

A book obtained by a teenage Alexander Cartwright and signed is going up for bid. Could it have inspired the foundation of baseball?

Cardinals’ Museum Website Showcases Team’s History

Autographed Cardinals ball

There’s no physical location yet, but the St. Louis Cardinals Museum is online with a brand new website full of memorabilia.

Editor’s Blog: Gigantic Old Signed Photo Collection, HOF Podcast, Heritage Auction Facts

photos

News and notes including a phenomenal collection of historic signed photos.

Bob Feller Memorabilia Will Benefit Hospice Care

Bob Feller cap

Bob Feller’s wife has cleaned out the late Hall of Famer’s closet and donated several items of sports apparel for a hospice benefit auction.

Santo’s Election Already Boosting Sales of Cards, Autos

Ron Santo 1961 Topps rookie card

Already popular, especially in Chicago, Ron Santo baseball cards and autographs spike on eBay after his election to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Hall’s World Series Exhibit Includes Multiple Game-Used Pieces

2011 World Series memorabilia

Some history-making game-used items are now in a 2011 World Series exhibit at the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Program from First World Series Sells for $241,500

First World Series program 1903

One 1903 World Series program resides in Cooperstown. The other was sold by Hunt Auctions Saturday,as one of the headliners in the Louisville Slugger Factory and Museum Auction.

Freese’s Torn Shirt, Home Run Bat Among Hall’s Haul

Torn jersey David Freese 2011 World Series

His teammates ripped it off his back but the Hall of Fame wanted it anyway. David Freese’s jersey will join his Game 6 bat and other items in Cooperstown.

1903 World Series Program Headlines Slugger Auction

First World Series program 1903

A collection of vintage World Series programs, Pete Rose’s 4000th hit ball and other items are up for bid in the Louisville Slugger Auction.

Blog: No Bids on Buckner Ball, Hall & Smithsonian Treasures

World Series baseball 1986 Buckner

No million dollar bid so far for the most famous error ball in modern baseball history; a look at the Hall’s World Series stash and a visit to a famous Babe Ruth card.

Time for Teams to Stop Pretending Home Run Balls Have Little Value

Chipper Jones

The family of an Atlanta teen is crying foul over a home run ball hit by Chipper Jones and the sly way they believe the team got away with a one-sided trade.

Hunt Auctions to Sell Ted Williams Collection

Ted Williams MVP award

Historic items from the career of Ted Williams, including several of his major awards, will be offered at a live auction. Many of the items will be featured on a national tour set to begin later this month.

Hall of Famer Photo Op in Cooperstown

Baseball Hall of Fame

Here’s a unique Father’s Day gift…