10 Underrated Baseball Rookie Cards of the 1980s

“Joey” and the Crime Dog join the Rock and the original Papi on this list of underrated baseball rookie cards from the 1980s.

Maikel Franco Baseball Cards Heat Up

With every game, Maikel Franco baseball cards show up on the radar of collectors, investors and Phillies fans anxious for something to cheer about.

Ramblings: Year of the Rookie Card

Rich Klein says young players are giving a jolt to in season releases and validating an MLB-MLBPA decision.

Hottest Kris Bryant Cards on eBay

Kris Bryant may be doomed to start the 2015 season in the minor leagues, but collectors and speculators are still clamoring for his cards.

Ramblings: Draft, Prospecting Always a Crapshoot

This week’s MLB Draft will provide another exercise in predicting the future, something teams, card companies and collectors have been doing for a long time.

Bryce Harper Cards Push Upward

Off to a start that’s silencing doubters, Bryce Harper’s cards are red hot once again.

The 10 Most Important Baseball Cards of the Modern Era

More valuable and popular cards exist but these 10 baseball cards helped to shape the hobby into what it is today.

Best Russell Westbrook Rookie Cards Heating Up

Drafted while the franchise was still in Seattle, Russell Westbrook rookie cards are finally reaching an MVP-like level.

Minor League Cards of 2015 Hall of Fame Class

Their big league rookie cards are plentiful, but the minor league cards of the new Hall of Famers show them before they were famous.

Top Baseball Cards of Players Born on Christmas Day

Hopefully making the big leagues took some of the sting out of being born on what was already the biggest gift-giving day of all.

Madison Bumgarner Baseball Cards Bringing the Heat to eBay

A World Series for the ages behind him and the potential for long-term success, Madison Bumgarner baseball cards are gaining a lot of new fans.

Time to Wake Up to Royals’ Rookie Cards?

A team years in the making is now in the World Series. A look at some of the top Kansas City Royals and their rookie cards.

Ramblings: The ‘Other Guys’ on Famous Rookie Cards

They’re famous by association but the other guys on some of those famous baseball rookie cards have stories to tell, too.

Vintage Buy of the Week: Hall of Fame Hoard

A huge collection of baseball and football Hall of Fame rookie cards from Texas is coming to market.

Are King Felix Cards Underrated?

A look at the hottest Felix Hernandez cards as the Seattle Mariners ace chases another Cy Young Award.

Hobby vs. Jumbo: 2014 Topps Chrome Baseball Review

There are two options for collectors in 2014 Topps Chrome Baseball. Rich Klein has the calculator out as he breaks a box of the latest issue.

When “Fernand” Valenzuela Was an Early 80’s Smash Hit

1981 put two new card companies on the map and even though one of them screwed up the rookie card of the game’s hottest pitcher, at least he got his own card.

Jose Altuve Rookie Cards Ready to Break Out?

Jose Altuve rookie cards haven’t gotten a lot of attention so far, but if the Astros’ diminutive dynamo keeps it up, that may change.

Performance in The Pit: Trading Sports Cards Like Stocks

ThePit.com caters to collectors and investors who want to trade past and present rookie cards just like the companies in a stock portfolio.

2014 Topps Update Baseball Returns

2014 Topps Update Baseball will salute All-Star and World Series heroes from the past along with the usual task of updating elements from the current year.