A little research can sometimes turn what appears to be an ordinary regular season game ticket stub into a gem.
Better, brighter photos were the first thing youngsters probably noticed with the 1963 Topps baseball set, but there’s more to it than that.
Our Photo of the Day is a rare image of two great hitters from opposite leagues posing for Don Wingfield.
Topps had more rookies but the 1954 Bowman Baseball set had Mickey Mantle and a controversial short print as the card wars of the 1950’s raged on.
One was in his final season, the other in his first. Learn more about the moment the aging veteran met the teenage phenom in this 1951 wire photo.
The notes from a poignant speech given by Mickey Mantle just weeks before his death are up for bid.
The 1964 Topps Stand-Ups remain a popular challenge for collectors of vintage baseball cards.
Vintage photograph specialist Henry Yee’s latest auction includes rare images of some of the greatest athletes of the 20th century.
An original news photo of Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris, taken in September of 1961 during their chase of Babe Ruth’s home run record, is up for auction.
A high grade 1933 Delong Gum Lou Gehrig card and a 1932 U.S. Caramel joined a T205 Ty Cobb at the top of the I Own It Now sales chart.
Mickey Mantle called it quits on March 1, 1969, eighteen years after he first popped out of late season baseball card packs. It’s our eBay Card of the Day.
Did printing changes lead to the 1969 Topps ‘white letter’ variations and where were they found?
Digging deep into the list of young prospects may have seemed a desperate move by Topps in 1954 but it seems like a smart move now.
Derek Jeter’s most famous card is one that caused quite a stir seven years ago and began the photo variation push still in Topps products today.
A rush for Derek Jeter cards isn’t out of the question as he makes known his intention to retire after the 2014 season.
A Texas man’s Mickey Mantle collection is being sold through MEARS via three different auctions, one of which is just underway.
News & Notes: Mantle Minor League Trophy, Auction Opens, Card With 16 LeBron Autographs Pulled & on eBay
A trophy presented to Mickey Mantle just months before his call up to the Yankees is on the auction block, Mile High Card Company opens an auction and a big pull on Day 1 of Exquisite hoops.
It’s been home to a multitude of major sporting events but what’s left of the long vacant Astrodome is about to be parted out.
One of the highest graded Babe Ruth signed baseballs in existence joins a huge array of vintage card sets and singles as Memory Lane Inc previews its I Own it Now catalog sale.
A 1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle rookie card graded PSA 9 led the way as bidders kept prices for high grade vintage cards shooting upward in Memory Lane Inc.’s summer catalog auction.