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Seattle Card Store Burglary Suspect Caught on Cam

Card Shop Robber

A Washington man who turned his hobby into a business is still hoping someone can help find the man who swiped $30,000 worth of vintage sports cards from his shop last month.

2011 Topps Triple Threads Baseball Box Break

Topps Triple Threads baseball box

It’s a commitment with the potential for a big payoff…or not. Here’s what our box buster found inside the 2011 Topps Triple Threads Baseball master box.

Autographed Baseball Collection Now a World Record

Dave Schrader

Dennis Schrader’s life-long pursuit of signatures has led to the world’s largest autographed baseball collection according to one famous source.

T206 Wagner, Top Shelf Vintage Cards Populate Memory Lane’s I Own it Now Catalog

PSA 2 T206 Wagner card

Some of the hobby’s top cards and sets, including a T206 Honus Wagner and 1916 Sporting News Babe Ruth rookie card are on the market.

2011 Topps Marquee Review

ToppsMarqueeBBBox

Topps tries to spread the wealth in its latest higher end baseball card product, but is the autograph checklist strong enough?

Leaf Files Counterclaim Against Topps

Topps vs Leaf

Leaf Trading Cards has answered a Topps lawsuit over its use of pictures depicting old Topps cards in a Leaf Best of Baseball sell sheet.

Editor’s Blog: Topps Prime Update, Packers on Wheaties, We’re Getting Faster

Ichiro Topps PRIME 9

Around the horn we go on the NFL’s opening night, with some Topps news, some love for Wheaties, a website note…and a link to one of the best sports columns you’ll read this year.

Five Great Mickey Mantle Cards on a Budget

1952 Bowman Mantle

Building a nice little collection of Mickey Mantle cards that represents his career well doesn’t have to be out of your league.

Topps Prime 9 Player of the Week is Mickey Mantle

Mantle 2011 Prime 9 redemption

Week 7 is devoted to #7 as Topps continues to fill out its late-season redemption set.

Sports Memorabilia Auction Business Continues To Drive Sales

sold

What was once a novelty is now a hobby staple where competition for items to consign and bidders to buy is strong, but so is the interest.

Ruth Sing Sing Bat Brings $126,500 at FanFest Auction

Sing Sing Prison Babe Ruth used bat

A famous piece of Bambino-used lumber led the way in Phoenix, with a rookie year Jackie Robinson bat not far behind.

1956 Topps Mantle Paces $561K Memory Lane Sale Generates Over $560,000

PSA 10 1956 Topps Mickey Mantle

The bar is raised again on a PSA 10 1956 Topps Mickey Mantle, while iconic rookie cards change hands for sizable investments.

Jeter’s 3,000th Hit Ball: What’s it Worth?

game used baseball

He’ll have to wait until July to continue the chase, but if Derek Jeter’s 3000th hit winds up in the stands, the sky’s the limit.

Topps Vault Will Hold Auction at National Convention

Topps rookie proof Nolan Ryan

Signed contract and proof sheets from the Topps vault, some dating back to the 1950s, will be up for bid during a special VIP-only auction at the National.

Dual Signed Ruth-Gehrig Ball Tops Auction

Autographed baseball Babe Ruth Lou Gehrig

The Babe’s John Henry continues to command attention, as evidenced by Huggins & Scott’s latest auction.

Mantle Rookie, Spiderman Giveaway Draws 20,000 Entries

BidStart

May 31 marks the last day for collectors to win a 1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle rookie card and two other vintage collectibles via popular online collectibles marketplace.

Razor Sharp Vintage Sports Cards Highlight New Catalog Sale

PSA 10 1956 Topps Mickey Mantle

A PSA 10 1956 Topps Mickey Mantle, plus mint, graded rookie cards of Willie Mays, George Mikan, Michael Jordan and Bobby Orr are among the offerings.

Autograph Grading: Does the Number Matter?

Signed Mickey Mantle photograph PSA 10

The 1-10 scale that’s become such a huge part of sports card grading is a little harder to analyze in the world of autographs.

Ultra Rare 1966 Topps Punch Out Tops Auction

'66 Topps Punch Out

There was no shortage of unique pieces in Huggins & Scott’s latest auction, including a super scarce Topps card, the last Thurman Munson signed ball and a card with four famous presidents’ signatures.

Topps Completes List of Best Baseball Cards All-Time

1952 Topps Mickey Mantle PSA 7

The number one card on Topps’ list of its 60 best baseball cards is no surprise, but the debate about who got left out and ranked where can now begin.