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Michigan Man Sues USPS Over Missing Cards, Jewelry

legal scales

A Michigan man says a woman tried to steal cash, vintage baseball cards and jewelry 3 1/2 years ago but the USPS hasn’t returned it all.

Beckett Graded Card Price Guide Now Available

Beckett Graded Card Price Guide

Beckett has launched its latest price guide book, this one catering to professionally graded cards of all kinds.

Top Selling Mickey Mantle Cards on eBay

1969 Topps Mickey Mantle white letters

Owning a 1952 Topps may be out of your budget, but what other Mickey Mantle cards have collectors been buying?

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.

Hank Aaron Rookie Card: Finally Earning Due Respect?

1954 Topps Hank Aaron PSA 10

Recent sales prices may indicate a permanent bounce-back for the card that launched the home run king’s career.

Baseball Cigar Tins Draw Bidders’ Interest

Home-Run-Tobacco-Tin

Among the items in a massive collection of tobacco items sold at auction were some rare old baseball-related tins.

T206 Honus Wagner Brings $262,000 for Sisters of Notre Dame

T206 Wagner graded Authentic/Heritage Auctions

It’s not pretty, but it’s the most beautiful baseball card ever to a charity-minded group who will make good use of their windfall after a strong bid by a collector/dealer from Tennessee.

T6 Murad College Series Cards Hit Market

T6 Murad Penn State

100 years ago, collectors were saving cigarette coupons to send away for a gorgeous set of cards. Today, only a handful exist, but an eBay auction will expand the population…just a little.

Understanding the T207 Baseball Set

Buck-Weaver-T207

Last week’s news regarding the discovery of more Red Cross backed T207 cards put the focus on one of the more underappreciated old tobacco sets.

Five Cool Pre-WW2 Baseball Cards You Can Afford

T206 Eddie Cicotte

Looking to add some nice cards to your collection without a loan? Give these a try.

Vintage Cards Top Legendary Auction

1933 Goudey set

A complete, PSA graded 1933 Goudey set and several Sporting Life Cabinet cards topped the lots offered in Legendary Auctions’ spring auction.

Steiner Auctioning Babe Ruth Signed Bat

Signed Babe Ruth bat

A sharp-looking Babe Ruth autographed bat from the 1930s is on the auction block.

DiMaggio Bat, T5 Pinkertons Top Hunt Sale

dimaggio bat

Relics from baseball’s past–one of them presidential–drew bidders to a major auction over the weekend.

Rare Venezuelan Cards Discovered

A Venezuelan collector/dealer is hoping to learn more about a newly-discovered group of 1950s cards issued there, including some of Major Leaguers.

Mickey Mantle Baseball Cards: What to Buy

Thinking Mick? We focus in on some of the best picks for collectors.

New Baseball Card Book Will Make for Interesting Read

I just received a preview copy of a new book slated for release this spring that could get the hobby talking again. It’s called "Mint Condition", written by Dave Jamieson, a young but exceptional writer who has authored pieces for Slate, New Republic and the Washington City paper. The book’s subtitle is "How Baseball Cards […]

High Grade 1953 Topps Mantle Tops $87,000

Mickey Mantle’s second Topps card in near perfect condition led the latest major auction of vintage sports cards.

Babe Ruth Baseball Cards: A Short History

He’s still the king, but for those trying to wrap their arms around the history of Babe Ruth baseball cards, the history actually spans a few decades.

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.

Championship Rings Make Robbins The King of Bling

SoCal memorabilia dealer is ready when champions prefer green to gold.