Sixty years ago, two men running upstart sports businesses got together and created what would become the first Topps pro football card set.
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It’s time for 2016 Topps Baseball. Get a look at what’s inside this year’s Series 1 boxes, a checklist and more as the new cards arrive.July 8, 2015 By
An honor for the late Sy Berger this weekend. The info, plus the story of a couple of historic baseball pieces, Max Scherzer’s charity autograph program and more.June 2, 2015 By
An old article reveals the trading card business to be a much different place in 1973, but a growing enterprise with Topps providing cards for four sports.May 6, 2015 By
The Baseball Reliquary has elected the late Sy Berger, long-time head of Topps, to its ‘Shrine of the Eternals’, which honors memorable baseball figures.December 28, 2014 By
From unexpected big sellers to disappointing duds; big hobby shop promotions to the Card of the Year, Mike is handing out the annual hardware.December 14, 2014 By
A collection of stories and video from the life and times of Topps co-founder Sy Berger, who passed away early Sunday at age 91.July 29, 2014 By
An old communique from Topps just uncovered apparently reveals which players were supposed to be in the 1953 set but were pulled late in the game.January 7, 2013 By
A fan organization that recognizes those who impact baseball in different ways has put former Topps exec Sy Berger on its ‘Shrine of the Reliquary’ ballot for 2013.October 24, 2012 By
A new book delves into the battle for nickels between Topps and Bowman in the 1950s.