DiMaggio Streak Celebrated Online

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

Bryce Harper’s First Card Coming

Teen sensation Bryce Harper will make his Topps debut in about two months.

1974 Topps Washington Nationals: The Year Topps Jumped the Gun

Remembering when Topps moved the San Diego Padres, who actually weren’t quite ready to leave yet.

2011 Topps Heritage Retail Blaster Box Break

The long-awaited 2011 Topps Heritage harkens back to 1962. We grabbed an 8-pack box to get a quick peek at what collectors can expect–and got a nice bonus for the effort.

2011 Topps Attax Details Released

Topps puts a new face on its popular Attax baseball game, including efforts to make the game more like the real thing.

Editor’s Blog: Around the Horn

A big league pitcher buys an expensive card, a big collection of T206 cards hit the block, JoePa’s tie and cards as an investment.

Vintage Football Cards Top Auction

Rare, high-grade football cards rose to championship level in Memory Lane’s Big Game Auction II.

North Carolina Shows Change Hands

There’s a new leader running Inside Pitch Promotions.

DiMaggio Watches, Clock Up For Bid

For the DiMaggio collector who thinks they have everything…

2010 Topps Updates & Highlights Review

Our box buster tackles the latest version of a traditional Topps product.

How to Improve Sports Cards

A dose of the past combined with some current trends could help put a charge back in cards.

Dick Perez At Work

He’s been painting the game for decades…now hundreds of his famous baseball pieces can be seen in one place.

Brewers, Hoffman Release 600 Saves Memorabilia

Future Hall of Famer Trevor Hoffman’s 600th save will be immortalized in a special litho.

Understanding the T207 Baseball Set

Last week’s news regarding the discovery of more Red Cross backed T207 cards put the focus on one of the more underappreciated old tobacco sets.

Abdul-Jabbar Suing Upper Deck

Kareem wants cash for the use of his college photos on cards.

2010 Topps Football Released

Topps’ uninterrupted string of football card series continues despite some early doubts. The company has brought some of it more popular 2010 baseball ideas over to the pigskin side.

Original Allen & Ginter Baseball Sets Changed Collecting

The original Allen & Ginter cards that inspire Topps’ current products also leaned heavily on other sports and personalities.

T206 Proof Strip with Wagner Brings $316,250

Another company purchased the T206 Honus Wagner proof strip for one of its clients at Tuesday’s All-Star FanFest sale, conducted by Hunt Auctions.

Vintage Cards Top Legendary Auction

A complete, PSA graded 1933 Goudey set and several Sporting Life Cabinet cards topped the lots offered in Legendary Auctions’ spring auction.

Blog: Memorial Day, Flyers Jerseys & Missing Baseball Treasures

News and notes from the hobby.