TRISTAR Keeps Autographs Flowing at National

From Aparicio to Zimmer, they come to add their signature to whatever fans bring to the table.

News, Notes and Photos from the 2011 National Sports Collectors Convention

A wild and wacky start to what’s already been an active, eventful affair.

Stolen Ty Cobb Letter Returned to Sporting News

You never know who’s browsing eBay.

Seeing Baseball History Through its Memorabilia

A former auction company executive will share her observations with fans via some rare and unique pieces of baseball history.

Hall of Fame Opens Historic Yankees Photo Exhibit

The Baseball Hall of Fame’s Pinstripe Pictures captures 100 years of Yankees history through AP photographs

Hockey Hall Expanding To Make Way for Memorabilia

Some changes at the Hockey Hall of Fame.

Baseballs Signed by Hall of Famers Still Focus for Many

The single-signed ball is still the bomb for most collectors.

Five Underrated 1980s Football Rookie Cards

Five mint condition, long-retired Hall of Fame studs you can buy for the price of a game ticket.

Stars, Not Sets are Kendrick’s Motivation

You won’t find him sorting stacks of commons, but you will find him on the hunt for some of the best baseball cards in existence.

Aaron Home & Museum Dedicated in Mobile

Hank Aaron has taken on Lincoln-like status in his hometown.

1965 Packers Signed Game Ball Now in Hall

A virtually untouched game ball from the 1965 NFL champion Green Bay Packers–signed by at least three dozen players–was donated to the team’s Hall of Fame to avoid a potential family tussle.

Delaware Card Show Draws Collectors

A little activity synopsis and ‘state of the hobby report’ for a weekend gathering in Newark, DE.

1986-87 Fleer Basketball Set More Than Just Jordan

It wasn’t a splash. More like a ripple. When Fleer announced plans to produce a nationally distributed basketball card set in 1986, it didn’t create massive shock waves in the hobby. Basketball was alive thanks to Larry Bird, Magic Johnson and, of course, Jordan. But its cards were still playing third fiddle to baseball and […]

1949 Leaf Set Confounded Collectors

It’s a vintage set full of superstars, Hall of Famers and short prints–but 60 years after they came out of wax packs, the 1949 Leaf baseball cards are still a little confusing.

Link to Babe passed with Auker

Eldon Auker was the last living person to have faced Babe Ruth.

Grey Flannel lines up Hoop Hall auction

The latest trend of marrying sports museums and events to memorabilia auctions continues.

He built it..and they’re still coming

Pro football Hall of Fame architect tells how Canton scored the coup

Baseball Hall of Fame treasures not taken lightly

As Bruce Sutter picks up his plaque, we go inside the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown to learn a little more about those pieces that don’t wind up in the hands of collectors.

What were they thinking?

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

Use a Baseball Hall of Famer to mail your bills

The Postal Service releases a collection of 39-cent baseball stamps. Please don’t ask the clerk for a "quantity discount".