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Vintage Set of the Week: 1980 Topps Set Marked End of an Era

1980 Topps box

With only one major rookie card but with an album full of Hall of Famers and 35 years in the rear view mirror, the 1980 Topps set looks better with age.

Ruth Contract, Mike Schmidt Collection Paces Auction

Signed Babe Ruth 1934 Yankees contract

Babe Ruth’s signed 1934 Yankees contract sold for more than $278,000 at Goldin Auctions, which also offered several pieces from the career of Mike Schmidt.

Post-War Rookie Card Investments On a Budget

Topps Nolan Ryan rookie card

A list of vintage, post-War rookie cards of baseball icons you can believe in, all for under $1,000.

Mike Schmidt Longs for the Days of Legible Autographs

Signed Mike Schmidt ball

The Hall of Fame third baseman gets the autograph business but says if today’s athletes won’t take time to write so someone can read it and engage the fans a little, why bother?