Big Find of 19th Century Baseball Cards

Robert Edward Auctions has latched onto several new to market trading cards including eight 1870s era baseball issues.

Ortiz Signed Brian Fox Painting to Benefit Kids

Brian Fox, known to collectors for his artwork that adorns Topps baseball cards and World Series programs, has created a new work that will benefit the David Ortiz Children’s Fund.

Firefighter Helps Rekindle Boy’s Collection

It’s a start. Ryan O’Connor lost his original collection, but gained a couple of friends.

SCP Will Begin Monthly Auctions

Starting next Monday, collectors will have another outlet for buying at auction.

More Foreign Vintage Baseball Cards Part of Auction

More cards from the wide-ranging Richard Merkin Collection are on the block this month.

Boston Sports Memorabilia Always Hot

Pity the Boston sports collector. Or admire him?

Cops: Sob Story Wasn’t True; Red Sox Gear Hot

A Massachusetts district attorney says the case involving some stolen game-used Red Sox memorabilia involved a tale of sick kids that even convinced an auction house.

Vintage Baseball Card Find Began on Roadshow

One of the hobby’s most intriguing finds was born when the owner took them to the Antiques Roadshow.

Pauley Jump Circle, Other Items Set Auction Records

The jump circle where Alcindor and Walton pushed John Wooden’s teams to immortality sold for $325,085, but it wasn’t the only big ticket item to grab attention.

Upper Deck Offers Up 2011 MLS Card Set

Upper Deck’s latest effort? Soccer cards with autographs and game jersey swatches.

PSA 10 Gretzky Rookie Card Passes $71,000

The holy grail of modern era hockey cards pushes forward as the auction deadline heads toward the finish.

Signed Ichiro Game Jersey in Charity Auction

The Seattle Mariners are selling game-used items from opening night to raise money for disaster relief in Japan.

Auerbach Collection Getting Boston Buzz

His first contract as coach of the Celtics is just one of the pieces of NBA history in the Red Auerbach collection. SCP Auctions made the cross-country trip to showcase some of the items to fans in New England in a morning TV appearance.

Most Popular Baseball Jerseys Include Jeter, Halladay

MLB’s list of the top ten most popular jerseys include players on seven different clubs. Does it match the list of popular cards?

Almost Ready: REA Catalog Packed With Historic Pieces

“Baseball Treasures, 1859-2009” features a whopping 1700 lots including some never-before-seen items and super scarce cards.

A’s Will Use Game Worn Items as Quake Fundraisers

The Oakland A’s, together with two of the brightest Japanese stars, are hoping collectors and fans will help raise money to help victims of the disaster in Japan.

Patsy Donovan’s 1910 Red Sox Jersey Surfaces

One of the men responsible for Babe Ruth becoming a big leaguer once wore this jersey, now destined for a new home.

Red Auerbach Auction Includes NBA Championship Rings, Cousy Jersey, More

A large number of items from the life and times of NBA legend Red Auerbach are coming to auction next month.

2010-11 SP Game-Used Hockey Released

Upper Deck’s newest NHL card set promises a chase for game-used hockey stick pieces, other game worn gear and autographed cards.

1910 T211 Red Sun Tobacco Cards Hit Auction

A group of rare century-old tobacco cards featuring minor leaguers has entered the market for the first time.