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Topps Finest Baseball Set For June Release

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.

Interactive Infancy: 1997 Donruss VXP 1.0 CD-ROM

The dawn of interactive trading cards took place nearly 20 years ago, when Donruss introduced its VXP 1.0 CD ROM collection in 1997.

Ramblings: No Such Thing as a Sure Thing

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.

Griffey Jr. Dresses as His Rookie Card in New Macklemore Video

The new ‘Downtown’ video includes a couple Ken Griffey Jr. cameos including one that plays on his 1989 Upper Deck rookie card.

Ramblings: Reality Tie Makes Our Hobby Stand Out

Rich K says the business may have contracted but the “living hobby” aspect of 25 years ago remains the same.

10 of the Best Baseball Cards to Own

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 […]

Your 80s Cards May Not Be So ‘Worthless’ After All

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.

Cardboard in the Desert: A Soldier Remembers, Collects 1991 Topps Desert Shield

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.

Ken Griffey Jr. Fan Loses Entire Collection in Burglary

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.

Update: Topps Tribute Will Include More Autographs, Inscriptions

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.

Topps Golden Giveaway Site Goes Live

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?

Topps’ Golden Ticket Baseball Pulled by Shop Owner

A card shop owner lands one of the ten Golden Ticket baseballs signed by a trio of all-time greats.

Gold Ticket Redemptions Part of Topps’ 2012 Promo Push

Topps Gold Ticket Redemptions will be scarce, but they’ll be good for a triple signed baseball from three big names.

2012 Topps Tier One Baseball Information, Checklist and Sell Sheet

You’re promised at least 3–maybe 4 hits and a pair of autographs in the summer release of 2012 Topps Tier One.

2012 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball Preview

It’s still in the quirky mode of the original, but you’ll find more baseball content in 2012 Topps Allen & Ginter baseball.

Long Live the Vintage Box

Not every kid who grew up in the 1980s and 90s was after the latest issue.

2012 Topps Archives Baseball Information and Checklist

After a photo tease last week, Topps has released information about its upcoming resurrection of the Archives set. Chris Harris has the lowdown.

Topps All-Time Fan Favorites Will Return With Archives product in 2012

Topps All-Time Fan Favorites autographs will return for the first time in seven years, this time as an insert in the resurrected Topps Archives set. Those from the last decade are still showing market strength.

Topps Teasing 2012 Gold Rush Promotion

Topps is counting on hobby stores to help promote its 2012 Gold Rush promotion–whatever it may be.

Ken Griffey Jr. Signs Autograph Deal with Topps

One generation’s baseball hero has finally signed something for Topps–a contract that will guarantee Ken Griffey Jr. autographs in Topps products.