Early Ruth Bat; Late Career Cap Bring Bids

A bat from the earliest days of Babe Ruth’s major league career and a cap from his final season were among the big ticket items in a recent auction.

Mantle Family Claims Most of Mick’s Autographs Fake

Mickey Mantle memorabilia and cards are still the gold standard for post-War era collectors…but that also means those items are an inviting target for crooks.

Book Will Tell Old Hoss Radbourn Story

A new book slated for release next spring leans on 19th century baseball memorabilia to tell the tale of Charles “Old Hoss” Radbourn’s 59-win season. And…Billy Ripken, eat your heart out. Ol’ Hoss was first aboard the obscene baseball card train.

Twins Garage Sale Draws Huge Crowd

Fans lined up in the wee hours of the morning to grab bargain priced leftovers from the team’s Metrodome era.

Signed Memorabilia, Card Collecting Themes

When you have so many baseball cards and autographs that you can’t seem to separate them into any kind of coherent fashion, maybe it’s time to create a theme or two.

1959 Topps Football: 50 Years of Affordability

As the 1950s came to a close, the NFL was a one league sport. The┬ápro football landscape was a year away from the change brought about by the American Football League. Vince Lombardi had just taken over the woeful Packers. Twelve teams. One maker of football cards. The 1959 Topps football set would be the […]

Fox News Offers Baseball Card Downer

Someone at Fox News apparently just discovered his collection of Bonds, McGwire and Canseco rookie cards aren’t worth squat.

Ex Player Forced to Sell NBA Championship Rings

Randy Brown earned three NBA championship rings while playing on the Michael Jordan era Bulls. He also made a lot of money. Now, though, his rings are being sold at a bankruptcy auction.

CardPricer.com launching new era?

Ted Golden doesn’t sleep much these days. "Once every two or three days," he says. He’s about to become the father of a bouncing baby web site aimed at revolutionizing how collections are built and kept.

Auction Takes “S” Out of Yankee Stadium

If your last name begins with "S" you may have missed a unique way to show family pride Monday night.