hall of fame

Vikings Seek Memorabilia for New Stadium

Hoping to create a museum-like display when US Bank Stadium opens next year, the Minnesota Vikings are looking for donations of rare memorabilia.

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.

Hall of Fame Memory Left Indelible Mark

A family trip to Cooperstown? Sounds like heaven… and it was for a 10-year-old back in 1970, who got some very special autograph collecting help.

Top Baseball Cards of Players Born on Christmas Day

Hopefully making the big leagues took some of the sting out of being born on what was already the biggest gift-giving day of all.

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.

Can Baseball Cards Make Metals Precious?

Whether they have metal in them, on them or are made of it, metallic baseball cards put a more permanent spin on the cardboard concept.

Hall of Fame Election Makes a Star Out of 1969 Topps #237

You’ll have to go back 45 years to find a Bobby Cox rookie card. Now, his Hall of Fame managing credentials have added another pricey star to the Topps set.

Thomas is First Hall of Famer Whose Cards Were Issued in the Changed Hobby World

Every kid wanted a Frank Thomas rookie card when the hobby exploded in the early 1990s. His Hall of Fame induction is sort of a landmark.

2013 Panini Cooperstown Box Break/Review

2013 Panini Cooperstown marks the second year of the product. It got a new look this year but is it a better value for collectors?

Tony Gonzalez Rookie Cards In Search of Respect

He’s caught more passes than anyone except Jerry Rice so why don’t Tony Gonzalez rookie cards sell for more? See the list of those being watched on eBay.

New Website Focuses on Iconic Vintage Football Cards

Some of the game’s all-time greats and their rookie cards are at the heart of a new website. Vintage Graded Football cards offers price info and more.

Jock Smith Jersey Collection Among Highlights of New SCORE! Exhibit in Vegas

Sports collectors visiting Las Vegas may have a new destination to check out. The new SCORE! inside the Luxor Hotel is memorabilia and interactive exhibits all in one. The late Jock Smith’s game-worn jersey collection is a centerpiece.

Five Future Hall of Famers You Can Collect for a Song

A rookie card, relic and autograph of five guys heading for Cooperstown won’t set you back more than $100.

What’s Hot in the Shop: Upper Deck Scoring With Football Set

A generous sprinkling of autographs featuring some well known players from the past has Upper Deck College Football Legends selling well.

Halladay No-Hitter Jersey Heading for Hall of Fame

Don’t plan on buying no-hit Roy’s jersey at auction, but one lucky fan snared a nice souvenir courtesy of Carlos Ruiz.

What were they thinking?

Tucked in the deep recesses of the hobby are some strange cards that somehow made their way to print.