Photo Shows 1939 Baseball Centennial Covers

Cooperstown was buzzing in June of 1939 as the city welcomed crowds attending the first Hall of Fame induction… and a new collectible.

Autographs in Cooperstown Sometimes a Business

Reggie Jackson’s potty-mouthed tirade at an autograph seeker is just part of the crazy scene induction weekend in Cooperstown can sometimes be.

Panini Promising 2 Autographs in 2015 Cooperstown Product

Making use of its Hall of Fame partnership, Panini will produce a fourth Cooperstown-oriented set with Babe Ruth and new inductees among those featured.

Autographs from Hall’s First Induction Class Up for Bid

A stamp club’s 1939 project resulted in a valuable first day cover with autographs from the first Baseball Hall of Fame induction.

Police: Cooperstown Shop Owner Shoots After Masked, Armed Man Storms In

Sleepy Cooperstown was anything but on Monday morning when an armed, masked man entered a sports memorabilia store and the owner fired a shot.

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

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.

2012 Panini Cooperstown: Hall Partnership Paying Dividends?

After showing off more images from its upcoming 2012 Panini Cooperstown product, a one-time partner may be out to prove its baseball chops.

Baseball Hall of Fame Creates New Mobile Apps

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.

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

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

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

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.

Autographed Baseball Collection Just Part of ‘Little Cooperstown’

A look inside the massive stash of autographed baseballs owned by Dennis Schrader, stored inside a room best described as a bunker.

Roger Maris Both Prominent and Scarce in Cooperstown

You won’t find a Roger Maris plaque at the Baseball Hall of Fame. He’s never been inducted. But you’ll find a special exhibit on the 50th anniversary of his record-breaking year. Finding Maris memorabilia at Cooperstown shops isn’t quite as easy.

Baseball Hall of Fame’s 2011 Memorabilia Additions

Been adding to your collection? The Baseball Hall of Fame has.

Editor’s Blog: Schilling’s Stuff, Hall of Famers Return to Cooperstown, NFL Gamers

Schilling talks auction, the Cooperstown guest list for autograph hounds and a look at one of the hobby’s hottest niches.

Baseball Hall of Fame Reaches Visitor Milestone

An unsuspecting, but regular guest from Canada got a big welcome Friday.

2011 Hall of Fame Election: Who’s In?

The votes are in. Wednesday, we’ll find out whose cards and autographs might take a jump in value.

Hall of Fame Connects With Players at Series

At times battling players’ collections, memorabilia dealers and the expanding auction market means the personal touch is ultra-important in the Baseball Hall of Fame’s desire to add to its collection.

Coming Soon: Hall of Fame’s Collection On Your Computer

The Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum strikes a deal with a company that will digitize its massive archive of baseball history.

Huge Vintage Baseball Memorabilia Exhibit

A Florida museum’s impressive hoard of baseball treasures goes on public display this week.

Baseball Hall of Fame treasures not taken lightly

As Bruce Sutter picks up his plaque, we go inside the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown to learn a little more about those pieces that don’t wind up in the hands of collectors.