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NJ Man Says $10,000 Card Collection Stolen

Why was a baseball card collection supposedly worth ten grand left behind in a home while the owner moved out?

Cappelletti Loses Memorabilia in Burglary

Orange County, California authorities are investigating a burglary at the home of 1973 Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL running back John Cappelletti.

Dentist’s Collection of Baseball Memorabilia Goes Up in Flames

A three decade collection of baseball memorabilia sitting in an old home that served as a St. Louis dental office is destroyed by fire.

Thome Auction Includes 600 Home Run Items, Abandoned Signed Cards’ Cap

Jim Thome presides over his annual benefit auction and dinner this weekend.

The Dawn of Autograph Shows

Rich Klein is stepping back into the wayback machine, recalling some of the first autograph guests, when even the biggest stars were dirt cheap.

Topps, Leaf Commit to Industry Summit

Topps aims to help retailers make money while Leaf is creating a special giveaway for attendees.

Editor’s Blog: 15 Years and 738,395 Memorabilia Cards

Looking to collect every memorabilia card ever made? You’ll need a mighty big checklist. But recent developments make one wonder about the origin of some.

Dreier Collection Consigned to Auction

A multi-million dollar west coast collection of rare sports cards and historic sports memorabilia will be sold in the open market over the next couple of years.

Leland’s Reveals Auction Details

New and old baseball memorabilia highlight Leland’s final auction of 2011.

1959 Game Worn Killebrew Jersey Up for Bid

A 52-year-old Washington Senators jersey donned by Harmon Killebrew is on the auction block.

Maid Accused of Cleaning Out Collector’s Signed Baseballs

The Travis County, Texas Sheriff says a woman hired to clean up at a house in Texas swiped a nice collection of autographed baseballs.

Hall’s World Series Exhibit Includes Multiple Game-Used Pieces

Some history-making game-used items are now in a 2011 World Series exhibit at the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Chris Chambliss’ 1976 Yankees ALCS Jersey to be Auctioned

The jersey Chris Chambliss was wearing when he propelled the Yankees to their 1970s glory is among the items up for bid on a new auction platform.

REA Believes All 2001 Barry Bonds “Home Run Jerseys” Fake

They’re supposedly authenticated by Barry Bonds. But are they real home run jerseys? Bonds says no…and now an auction house is lining up in agreement.

Louisville Slugger Auction Items Show and Tell

TV viewers in Philadelphia got a good look at some of the rare baseball memorabilia in this Saturday’s Louisville Slugger Auction.

Editor’s Blog: Gehrig Bat, Yankee Stuff, Tainted Ring

One of Lou Gehrig’s last bats is off to a strong start at auction while modern day Yankee memorabilia goes on the block and Jerry Sandusky’s ring goes up on eBay…briefly.

Gehrig Bat Went into the Right Hands

The Lou Gehrig game used bat in SCP Auctions’ current sale has quite a tale to tell.

Pujols Historic Home Run Ball Tossed Back on Field

It might be time for fans to start thinking with their head and not their heart. Albert Pujols’ historic third home run ball in last week’s World Series game was worth a lot more to the Ranger fan who caught it than the satisfaction of throwing back an enemy bomb.

Freese’s Torn Shirt, Home Run Bat Among Hall’s Haul

His teammates ripped it off his back but the Hall of Fame wanted it anyway. David Freese’s jersey will join his Game 6 bat and other items in Cooperstown.