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No Logos, But Donruss Elite Extra Set for Release

2011 Donruss Elite Extra Edition baseball pack

Panini is hoping collectors like prospect autographs enough to forget about the lack of MLB marks in its 2011 Donruss Elite Extra Edition.

Editor’s Blog: Panini/Donruss Back in the Game

Panini Contenders Josh Hamilton

Panini America continues to make its mark across the sports landscape, but can they compete without an MLB license?

2011 MLB Draft Picks Added to Bowman Set

Bryce Harper autographed card

Topps now has 20 players under contract for its 2011 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects set, but has yet to land three of the top 10.

2011 Bowman Sterling Packs 2 Autographs Per Pack

Hosmer 2011 Bowman Sterling baseball card

One of Topps’ last products of 2011 will focus on signed rookie and prospect cards.

All Star Fan Fest Includes Appraisal Fair, Auction, Hall of Fame Artifacts

2001 All Star Week Baseball

Hundreds of items at all price levels are on the block next week in Phoenix, while others will find out if they’ve got something auction-worthy beforehand.

2011 Topps Pro Debut Sneak Peek

Topps Pro Debut Baseball Triple A All Star Montero

Topps will issue just one series of its Pro Debut minor league set this year.

Editor’s Blog: MLB Auction, Inside Beckett Grading, Teen Dealer Gets TV Time

Some interesting video and a little information on the AFL’s upcoming auction featuring game-used and game-worn items from the unofficial pro debuts of some youngsters, including Bryce Harper. Plus..take a peek behind the Beckett curtain and a Fox affiliate chats with teenage dealer/collector John Schenk.

Tour MLB Veteran Mike Lowell’s Memorabilia Room

Mike Lowell signed ball

Mike Lowell doesn’t have to buy anyone else’s baseball memorabilia. He’s got plenty of his own.

Topps Offering Strasburg Signatures on Winning Cards

2010 Topps Million Strasburg rookie card

Those who unlock the Stephen Strasburg rookie debut card from the Topps Million Card Giveaway promotion can have them autographed–for $350.

MLB Pink Bat Auction Opens

Pink bat autographed by James Loney

If your memorabilia room needs a slightly softer touch, the game-used Mother’s Day bats are now on the block.

Memorabilia from Oswalt’s Career Lost in Tornado

His parents survived the twister, but many of the items from Roy Oswalt’s long big league career did not.

Photo Histories Tell Stories of MLB’s Top Franchises

A series of books published by a dedicated collector and baseball historian helps collectors and researchers.

MLB Hopes One Baseball Card Licensee Means More $

How much of a drag were baseball cards on Major League Baseball’s licensing profitability over the last decade? Let’s just say it’s OK to yell "we’re number one".

MLB Makes Topps Exclusive Official Card Maker

Major League Baseball has confirmed that it has reached agreement on a multi-year deal that will make Topps its trading card partner.