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Fresh 1904 Christy Mathewson Photo May Be Conlon’s Work

1904 Christy Mathewson photograph

A previously unknown portrait of a young Christy Mathewson now at auction is our Photo of the Day.

Photo of the Day: Christy Mathewson in 1911

1911 Christy Mathewson photo

A unique angle of a sports icon and an ode to his fame on the back? The right mix for a great vintage photo now up for auction.

It’s a Deal: Group of Rare, Valuable Vintage Cards Will Head to Market

Cy Young cabinet Sporting Life

Dozens of rare baseball cards will come on the market beginning next month after a Florida collector sells off his stash.

Vintage Photo of the Day: Christy Mathewson 1912 Conlon Image Up for Bid

Christy Mathewson Charles Conlon photo 1912

A 1912 Christy Mathewson photo by Charles Conlon is one of the classic images now up for bid via RMY Auctions.

Hold Babe Ruth’s Bat? Yes, Please

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Chris Levy indulges in a collector’s fantasy; taking a stance with an original Babe Ruth game used bat in the very place it was made.

High Grade Novelty Cutlery Postcards Sell for $90,000

Walter Johnson Novelty Cutlery

Tucked in a regional auction company’s online catalog, some are 1908-1910 Novelty Cutlery postcards featuring the likes of Honus Wagner garnered new respect.

You Never Know What You’ll Find in an Old Baseball Book

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Grabbing one of Christy Mathewson’s old novels off the shelf of his parents’ home led to a cool moment for author Kevin Guilfoile.

Minnesota Collector Wins $12,000 Mathewson Card

Cracker Jack Christy Mathewson PSA 8 1915

A vintage card collector from Minnesota and four others are getting prizes and PSA’s Set Registry grew a bunch during the company’s recent contest.

Acquired in Local Auction for $15, 1915 Cracker Jack Set Will Bring Thousands

1915 Cracker Jack Ty Cobb

A couple who lucked into a nearly complete set of 1979 Cracker Jack baseball cards at a farm auction in 1979 are about to cash in.

For E107 Collectors Big Ed Equals Big Bucks

Ed Delahanty 1903 Breisch-Williams

It’s one of the key cards to a popular set but the way he died just adds to the intrigue of the 1903 E107 Breisch-Williams Ed Delahanty card.

PSA Giving Away 1915 Cracker Jack Christy Mathewson

Cracker Jack Christy Mathewson PSA 8 1915

Four prizes, including a $12,000 Cracker Jack card, will be given away by Professional Sports Authenticator and PSA/DNA Authentication Services in conjunction with the continuing growth of the popular PSA Set Registry and PSA/DNA Set Registry programs. “There are already more than 85,000 sets registered on our website, and we’ll be giving away special prizes […]

Century-Old Cards, Rare Nagurski, Joe Jackson Rookie All Part of Love of the Game Auction

1909 E90-1 American Caramel Joe Jackson

Vintage and rare baseball and other sports cards and memorabilia are jammed into the second event for the new Love of the Game Auctions.

Sweet Caporal Pins 1910-1912

Sweet Caporal Ty Cobb

Think you can’t afford any pre-WWI tobacco-related baseball memorabilia? Think again. Sweet Caporal pins are similar to T205 and much cheaper.

Collection of Rare, Old Autographed Baseballs Consigned to Auction

Miller Huggins baseball

The family of a man who ran the Jefferson Hotel in St. Louis during the first part of the 20th century has consigned a group of rare autographed baseballs he collected to the upcoming Louisville Slugger Auction.

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.

Wagner, Plank, Ruth, Mathewson Among Highlights in New Catalog

PSA 2 Honus Wagner Memory Lane

Scarce and rare vintage baseball cards are just some of the items up for grabs beginning later this week in an event where patience is sometimes a virtue…and sometimes a mistake.

Over 4,000 Vintage Baseball Cards Offered in Big Set Break

T205 Ty Cobb

A major collection of high-grade and rare vintage baseball card singles is being broken up and sold over the next two weeks.

Super Collector’s Vintage Baseball Card Sets Now on the Market

1932 US Caramels set

A “Once in a Lifetime” accumulation of vintage baseball card sets, some including all variations and all high grade, are up for sale.

Leland’s Reveals Auction Details

Ball from Derek Jeter's 3000th hit at bat

New and old baseball memorabilia highlight Leland’s final auction of 2011.

Editor’s Blog: Expensive Shoes, Growing Company, Signed Sets Sell, Topps in India

LeBron James game worn shoes

Upper Deck says it has sold the shoes LeBron James wore in his first game back in Cleveland as a member of the Miami Heat.  The game took place nearly a year ago and Upper Deck had James sign them.  They were offered as part of Upper Deck Authenticated’s Suite One-of-One program where super high-end […]