Jim Palmer

Notebook: Kobe’s Last All-Star Jersey Nets $100,040

An All-Star jersey worn by Kobe Bryant sets a record–and so does a Joe Namath rookie card… while Jim Palmer calls in Hall of Fame autograph help.

8 Fun Jim Palmer Baseball Cards to Own

A look at eight great Jim Palmer cards as the former teen idol and underwear model turns 70.

1966 Topps Baseball an Underrated Classic

A clean design and relatively plentiful supply make the 1966 Topps baseball set an attractive target …but watch out for those high numbers.

Tax Implications Spurring Sudden Sales of Sports Stars’ Memorabilia?

It’s been a familiar story lately.  Retired player or coach selling off a special item or collection, ostensibly to pay for the education of family members.  Jim Palmer did it.  Don Larsen’s doing it.  Bob Knight.  Ozzie Smith. For collectors with cash, it’s like being in a kid in a candy shop. Whenever well known […]

Selling the Past to Pay for the Future

Forbes.com examines why famous former coaches and players are selling off the items that represent their biggest achievements.

Bidding Brisk as Jim Palmer’s Cy Young Awards Go on Auction Block

Hall of Famer Jim Palmer is selling his three Cy Young Awards and two Gold Gloves to pay for family expenses.

Philly Show Returns

A fixture on the east coast, the Philly show’s spring event brings in dealers, collectors and a host of autograph guests.