Stan Musial played in his final major-league game 52 years ago today. Here are six essential cards to honor the Cardinals’ immortal No. 6.
The small but mighty 1948 Bowman baseball set is loaded with Hall of Fame rookie cards and the seeds of a burgeoning hobby.
Why do some cities have a bigger collector base than others? Rich Klein says some of it has to do with the history of its pro sports teams.
A newspaper article from 1952 sheds some light on Topps’ efforts to battle Bowman and snare players for use on its early card sets.
Our Photo of the Day is a newly discovered image taken the day Stan Musial first suited up for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1941.
Stan the Man Inc., which has handled Stan Musial autographs for nearly 25 years, will close its doors and transfer what’s left to a St. Louis warehouse.
More vintage jerseys and uniforms from one of the Delbert Mickel Collection, including several Hall of Famers, will come to auction this fall.
The 1954 Red Heart baseball card set may have come from a dog food manufacturer, but it’s no mutt with collectors.
The 1953 Bowman Color set is among the most popular baseball card issues of all-time.
Notes: Musial Auction Generates $1.2 Million; Collector’s Universe Among Top Small Companies on Forbes List
Stan Musial’s estate is distributed among collectors via a giant auction while Collectors Universe, parent company of PSA, is named a top performing company by Forbes.
Seven decades of personal memorabilia make up the Stan Musial collection and paint a fascinating picture of the late baseball icon.
Hundreds of items from a Hall of Fame career are up for bid as the Stan Musial auction opens.
The family of Hall of Famer and St. Louis Cardinals great Stan “The Man” Musial have chosen Heritage Auctions to offer The Stan Musial Collection, more than 500 lots of never-before-offered milestone game-used memorabilia, correspondence and mementos from Musial’s personal collection, as the centerpiece of its fall catalog auction. The baseballs from Musial’s 1,000th and 2,000th career […]
Rich Klein gets together with some old friends from back in day at Beckett wonders why MLB Network wasn’t offering classic Stan Musial and Earl Weaver and why listening is important.
Goldin Auctions has set aside a portion of its inaugural auction to raise money to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy through Red Cross Disaster Relief.
Topps All-Time Fan Favorites autographs will return for the first time in seven years, this time as an insert in the resurrected Topps Archives set. Those from the last decade are still showing market strength.
Some big names sports stars and entertainers are part of the launch of a new eBay platform that melds charity auctions with fan-star interaction.
It’s a commitment with the potential for a big payoff…or not. Here’s what our box buster found inside the 2011 Topps Triple Threads Baseball master box.
The Babe is dressed in spiffy Lee overalls on one advertising piece that’s part of MnM Sportscards’ upcoming September auction.
Can you eliminate the coolest part of an old jersey and still call it a throwback? Apparently so. Collectors buying them…beware.