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Judge Gives Frasers Ownership of 1912 World Series Trophy

1912 Red Sox trophy

The couple whose efforts to sell a trophy associated with the Red Sox 1912 championship three years ago were stymied, has been awarded full custody.

Gordie Howe to Autograph for Panini

Gordie Howe Panini card

The new contract means Panini America will be able to include autograph and memorabilia trading cards of Howe in its hockey card products for the first time. Howe also will appear on the company’s packaging and promotional materials.

Complete 2012 Topps Baseball Series One Checklist

Ryan Braun 2012 Topps baseball card

Get your click finger ready. We’ve got the final 2012 Topps Baseball Series One checklist, three weeks ahead of the debut of the season’s first baseball card products.

Super Collector’s Vintage Baseball Card Sets Now on the Market

1932 US Caramels set

A “Once in a Lifetime” accumulation of vintage baseball card sets, some including all variations and all high grade, are up for sale.

Red Sox to Highlight Fenway Artifacts in 100th Anniversary Celebration

courtesy Boston Red Sox

The Red Sox will go all out for the Fenway Park 100th anniversary celebration, with ballpark artifacts playing a big role.

Pirates, Red Sox, Astros Holding Sales

Red Sox

Game-used items will be up for sale when the Pirates and Astros hold team sales over the next week and a half while the Red Sox old spring home is holding a yard sale.

2011 Topps USA Baseball Set Preview

2011 Topps USA Baseball boxed set

Topps will bring back its USA Baseball set in 2011, issuing cards of National team members just before Christmas.

Ted Williams Letters to Mistress Going on Auction Block

Mistress letter Ted Williams

He was a great baseball player. A terrific pilot who served his country more than once. A great fisherman, too.

Ted Williams was also a bit of a scoundrel.

Letters penned by the Hall of Famer in the early 50s are out in the open and going up for bid, including one that references a letter intercepted by the Mrs.

2011 Topps Gridiron Legends Review

Gridiron Legends box

Is 2011 Topps Gridiron Legends true to its name? A football card set with former greats or something a little more modern?

1966 Packers Team Signed Football Was Waiter’s Tip

NFL team signed football

A waiter who treated the world champs right earned a team signed football along with his tip. Now, the fresh-to-the-hobby ball with 53 top of the line autographs representing the first Super Bowl winners is going on the auction block.

Auction of Large Cuban Baseball Card Collection Continues

1910 Punch P. (Pete) Hill

A group of rare vintage Cuban baseball cards from the collection of Richard Merkin are among the items up for bid.

2004 World Series Ring Goes on Local Auction Block

Red Sox World Series ring Scott Williamson 2004

Pitcher Scott Williamson is selling his 2004 World Series ring, representing the first championship won by the Red Sox since 1918.

Owed Money, Attorneys Withdraw

legal scales

A law firm representing dealer/collector Peter Nash in his dispute with a New Jersey couple over an aborted auction say they’re done with the case because of unpaid bills.

Yankees Loss Cost Steiner

money

No Yankees or Red Sox in baseball’s final four means a loss of revenue for memorabilia agent Steiner Sports.

Williams Fan, Collector Helps Kids

Bud Elwin

A Maine man uses his collection of baseball memorabilia to contribute much needed funds for a program hit hard by state budget cuts.

34 MLB Draftees Now Part of Bowman Draft Picks

2011 Bowman Draft Picks and Prospects box

Topps adds four more signers to its upcoming 2011 Bowman Draft Picks and Prospects series.

MnM Auction Includes Ruth Advertising Piece, Dozens of Signed Baseballs

Lee Whizit overalls

The Babe is dressed in spiffy Lee overalls on one advertising piece that’s part of MnM Sportscards’ upcoming September auction.

Topps Adds More Autographs to 2011 Bowman Draft Picks

Bryce Harper autographed card

Topps has landed some more youngsters to its stable of autograph signers in an upcoming product.

2011 Ringside Boxing Round 2 Box Break

Ringside oxing box

A high-end, guaranteed autograph box awaits collectors who spar with 2011 Ringside Boxing, Round Two edition.

Cy Young Jersey Brings $657,250 at Auction

Game worn Cy Young Red Sox jersey

Seven items brought bids of more than $100,000 in a Thursday night auction, topped by jerseys from two of baseball’s most important figures.