error cards

Notes: Jordan Rookie Hits $25K; Mays Rookie Soaring; Wrong Backs

More big prices for iconic cards–and some newly discovered vintage wrong backs.

Ramblings: Hunt for Bigfoot Always Fun

Rich Klein recalls some rumored variation cards that came to fruition and others that never got fixed.

Obscene Gestures on Baseball Cards Present Before Billy

Rich Klein notes the anniversary of the the Billy Ripken obscenity card but says that wasn’t even close to the first time anything like it had happened.

eBay Card of the Day: The Quirky Madness of the 1959 Topps Lew Burdette

One of baseball’s best pitchers had kids dazed and confused when they pulled his card out of packs. The 1959 Topps Lew (Lou) Berdette is all screwed up.

Ramblings: Recalling Billy Ripken FF Card Mania

From street vendors to collectors hoping to pack search, Rich Klein recalls the hubbub over the 1989 Fleer Billy Ripken FF card.

Alberto Collaspo Just the Latest in Series of Devilish Angels Card Mistakes

“That’s not me,” says Alberto Callaspo. He’s not signing his 2012 Topps Heritage card, the latest in the line of error cards involving Angels players that dates back aways.

T206 Doyle Error to Be Auctioned

Robert Edward Auctions has acquired a large group of rare pre-War cards from the estate of a long-time collector, including the T206 set’s most prized rarity.