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PSA Launches Webcast Series with Tips, Lists, Guides

PSA10 Webcast

PSA is producing a series of online videos offering tips and knowledge on various types of sports collectibles.

Pete Maravich New Orleans Jazz Warm-Up Jacket Highlights MEARS Auction

Pete Maravich New Orleans Jazz warmup

At halftime of the final game of his finest pro season, Pete Maravich took off his New Orleans Jazz warmup jacket and a fan won it in a drawing. Now it’s about to fetch thousands at auction. It’s not, however, the only item that comes with a story.

Amazon Hopes to Entice Buyers, Sellers to Online Sports Collectibles Shop

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Amazon is stepping up its efforts to offer buyers and sellers an alternative to eBay, boasting a newly organized online shop stocked by dealers of all kinds.

PSA Will Make Population Report Free

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PSA’s holiday gift to the hobby will be online access to its pop report, the listing of how many cards have been graded in its 1-10 scale.

eBay Image Recognition App Could Make Card Shows Interesting

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eBay plans to roll out new image recognition technology that could put instant price comparisons in the hands of shoppers.

Topps to Produce 2011 Topps Allen & Ginter Glossy Factory Set

Glossy set 2011 Topps Allen Ginter

Topps will print a limited number of its 2011 Allen and Ginter glossy set and tack on ten cards we didn’t see in the regular offering.

Sports Memorabilia Company Ranks High Among All Retailers

Sports Memorabilia

Sportsmemorabilia.com counts its sales in eight figure territory. We’ve got a link that’ll give you 10% off.

Foul Ball From Jeter’s 3000th Hit At Bat Will Be Auctioned

Foul ball Jeter 3000 hit at bat

The only foul ball hit into the stands during the at bat when Derek Jeter belted his 3000th hit is going on the auction block.

Editor’s Blog: Vintage Hockey Theft Solved, National Guests, Autograph Specials

1951 Parkhurst

Cops say they’ve got their Parkhurst hockey thief. One online card dealer is doing a bang-up business. We’ve got word of some free autographs from former Cub stalwarts at the National and a big online retailer is ready to hook you up with 10% off.

Diamond Die-Cut Cards Get Addition Via Collector Voting

2011 Topps Diamond Die Cuts Mattingly

Topps is letting collectors vote on three new additions to the Diamond Die Cuts set.

Albert Pujols Autographed Baseballs, Photos Still a Bargain?

Autographed Albert Pujols photo

All that talk about Albert Pujols having a “down year”? Pretty much gone after two huge homers. With about ten more years left in his career, he could be a steal–even at today’s prices.

DiMaggio Streak Celebrated Online

1941 Play Ball Joe DiMaggio

The official Joe DiMaggio website is offering some giveaways as part of the 70th anniversary of his 56-game hitting streak.

10 Ways to Earn Repeat Business Selling Online

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Want to make more money selling online? Follow these guidelines.

Leslie Jones Photo Archives Mesmerizing

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A huge and rarely seen collection of vintage baseball photographs from a long-time Boston photographer has fans and collectors excited.

Ex-SGC Rep Dwyer Opens New Online Auction House

Sterling Sports Auctions

A familiar name in the sports card business has announced the creation of an online auction company that will provide collectors and dealers another venue to buy and sell.

eBay Sees Rosy Future

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eBay is expecting explosive growth over the next three years.

Vote for 60 Best Topps Cards of All-Time

Topps Diamond Anniversary

Have you voted today? Topps will count down your choices for the top ten baseball cards of all-time through a special promotion.

Seedy Autograph Element Talks Tough Online

Those who dare expose the peddlers of phony signatures sometimes find themselves on the receiving end of some bizarre behavior.

FanFest Puts Baseball Memorabilia in Focus

Ruth-Ott Ball

Bidders and the curious gather in Anaheim for Tuesday’s All-Star FanFest auction.

Stock Analyst Bullish on Dreams

With a low stock price and some new deals in place, one writer says the parent company of some sports memorabilia distributors is poised to grow.