Scarce and rare vintage baseball cards are just some of the items up for grabs beginning later this week in an event where patience is sometimes a virtue…and sometimes a mistake.
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For collectors, ‘Opening Day’ means ripping the first packs of the year’s first cards, when celebrity collectors blog, dealers bust mountains of cases and buyers and sellers test eBay’s servers.January 25, 2012 By
Topps Gold Ticket Redemptions will be scarce, but they’ll be good for a triple signed baseball from three big names.December 23, 2011 By
The Boston Bruins jerseys from the biggest home win in 39 years are being sold at auction.April 25, 2011 By
We tackle the 2011 SAGE High Series football cards to get a look at more cards of this year’s draftees.April 20, 2011 By
Thirty years ago this month, collectors were scrambling to make sense of a new era in baseball cards.March 21, 2011 By
“Baseball Treasures, 1859-2009” features a whopping 1700 lots including some never-before-seen items and super scarce cards.December 21, 2010 By
The 600-card set offers retro variations, autographs and jersey cards at less than $2 per pack.October 21, 2010 By
Some of the best vintage card sets you’ll find are just part of “Own it Now”…a new sales initiative designed to complement Memory Lane Inc’s regular auction events.October 21, 2010 By
Baseball coins aren’t chump change when the grader smiles on your submission.October 19, 2010 By
Members of the US National baseball teams are the subject of an upcoming set from Topps.September 13, 2010 By
Perhaps the first sports memorabilia auction to include a lie detector test as part of the provenance comes to a close. And what’s a 53-year-old green jacket worth?
Plenty.August 25, 2010 By
Polygraph tests and a sworn oath are part of the documentation behind a new auction of Tiger Woods-used irons said to be those used when he won four straight major championships.August 9, 2010 By
Collector John Rogers has built a huge business through a unique business model that has brought millions of historic sports photos into the hobby.May 5, 2010 By
A former Titleist employee is sticking by his story, despite eBay pulling off what he claimed are a set of irons used by Tiger to win four majors.April 26, 2010 By
Graded sets, a T206 Plank and a top end Shoeless Joe went for big bucks in the latest big catalog auction.September 29, 2009 By
Like so many vintage sports card issues, the 1923-24 Paterson’s hockey set teased kids something fierce. When candy-loving children in Canada bought the company’s “hockey bar”, they found a free trading card inside. There were 40 of them in all and if you could collect an entire set, you could mail them in and get […]July 17, 2009 By
The man who owned a famous set of 1970s Andy Warhol athlete portraits–signed by the subjects–has cancelled his insurance claim.June 19, 2009 By
Minty fresh and entombed, get a peek at some of the top sports card sets in the world as PSA hands out its annual Set Registry awards.