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15 Baseball Cards of Players Who Met Tragic Endings

2014 Oscar Taveras Debut Topps

Not every player’s life has a happy ending. Here are baseball cards recalling 15 players who met an unfortunate end in one way or another.

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.

1895 Mayo’s Cut Plug Set Worthy of Attention…Investment?

Cap Anson 1895 Mayos Cut Plug

If you don’t mind less than perfect, the 1895 Mayo’s Cut Plug baseball card set is a collecting challenge and history lesson rolled into one.

The Dawn of Baseball Cards

Mint Condition: How Baseball Cards Became an American Obsession

The first of a two-part excerpt from the new book, Mint Condition: How Baseball Cards Became an American Obsession, by Dave Jamieson.