Ken Griffey Junior’s Hall of Fame election put card collecting back in the spotlight, offering a major opportunity for dealers and others to grow their business.
Ken Griffey Jr.
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A 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle and other gems are part of Just Collect’s big Canadian buy; a Seattle dealer says Griffey changed his life’s course…and more.January 6, 2016 By
Enshrinement will come 27 years after he first appeared on a card and it’s a kick for a Ken Griffey Jr. collector who spent years trying to chase them all.November 27, 2015 By
Topps will honor a couple of long-time favorites with insert sets when it delivers 2016 Topps Series 2 Baseball, set for release next summer.November 25, 2015 By
A preview of 2016 Topps Finest Baseball as die-cut Ken Griffey Jr. cards and a couple of fresh insert sets shake up the always colorful June product.November 11, 2015 By
The dawn of interactive trading cards took place nearly 20 years ago, when Donruss introduced its VXP 1.0 CD ROM collection in 1997.September 29, 2015 By
A box break leads Rich Klein to recall a few moments and players that prove what we think is going to happen…sometimes doesn’t.August 27, 2015 By
The new ‘Downtown’ video includes a couple Ken Griffey Jr. cameos including one that plays on his 1989 Upper Deck rookie card.August 18, 2015 By
Rich K says the business may have contracted but the “living hobby” aspect of 25 years ago remains the same.April 1, 2015 By
by Mike Stack Baseball cards have been printed for over 100 years. Millions have been produced but only a handful have gained iconic status. Which cards would make up a top ten list is subjective and depends on what criteria is used. But you’d have trouble arguing that there are some that should be on […]January 14, 2014 By
There’s a market for junk wax era cards that might not otherwise be worth selling, as long as you can spot perfection– and the grader agrees.August 18, 2013 By
A U.S. Soldier stationed in Saudi Arabia during the operation that pushed Saddam Hussein’s troops out of Kuwait recalls the 1991 Topps Desert Shield baseball cards that are among the most popular and rare modern era issues.January 8, 2013 By
A Kansas man who grew up with Ken Griffey Jr. and his baseball cards built up quite a collection but now police are looking for it.February 17, 2012 By
More Hank Aaron autographs, some famous names to the checklist and a few other extras will be collectors’ reward for waiting a bit longer for 2012 Topps Tribute.February 16, 2012 By
Topps has a brand new game and collectors spent part of Wednesday checking out the Golden Giveaway program. Does it live up to the last two?February 13, 2012 By
A card shop owner lands one of the ten Golden Ticket baseballs signed by a trio of all-time greats.January 25, 2012 By
Topps Gold Ticket Redemptions will be scarce, but they’ll be good for a triple signed baseball from three big names.January 20, 2012 By
You’re promised at least 3–maybe 4 hits and a pair of autographs in the summer release of 2012 Topps Tier One.January 16, 2012 By
It’s still in the quirky mode of the original, but you’ll find more baseball content in 2012 Topps Allen & Ginter baseball.January 8, 2012 By
Not every kid who grew up in the 1980s and 90s was after the latest issue.