Iconic debut aside, Topps trumped Bowman then–and now–if eBay stats are any indication.
A few more observations and information from the last day of the 32nd National.
There’s no glut of Mark Sanchez autographs on the market and it seems like that’s how he likes it.
From hero to zero in record time. LeBron James is now reviled in the city that once thought he would lead them to NBA glory.
Bill Schubert’s Pete Rose game-used bat isn’t going to be sold right now, but it’s now worth a lot more money.
Every day is game day at this guy’s house.
The best thing to come out of Mark McGwire’s controversial chase of Roger Maris 11 seasons ago? A guy who turned one of those historic baseballs into a career as a doctor.
I read on a blog post by a Wisconsin collector that LeRoy Kilps, the president of the Wisconsin Sports Collectors Association, has passed away. LeRoy has been with the group in some capacity for a very long time, helping run the group’s monthly shows at Gonzaga Hall in Milwaukee. The WSCA has held its shows [...]
While Bernie and Ruth Madoff’s jewelry and furs will get most of the attention, Saturday’s US Marshal’s sale also includes some nice hockey cards, an MJ rookie and some autographed footballs.
Give this guy an ‘A’ for creativity in marketing…even if it is a ‘borrowed’ concept: The Marquess Gallery, featuring the photographic baseball art of Don Marquess, has instituted its own “cash for clunkers” program, under which people turning in old clunker art (at least 11”x14”), will be rewarded with a one-third discount on any art [...]