Both originating from player estates, two final season uniforms from Yankee legends Joe DiMaggio and Thurman Munson are among the top items at SCP Auctions.
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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.May 29, 2015 By
Jack Chesbro in a pack of new cards? Some fresh-faced future Hall of Famers? A Bump Wills phenomenon? Heavy demand for Marc Hill? The 1979 set has a little bit of everything.May 17, 2015 By
Are those chipped borders or stars against a night sky? And why have Robby’s teammates stranded him in the desert? It’s all a matter of perspective with the 1971 Topps baseball set.May 5, 2015 By
Game uniforms from Reggie Jackson and Michael Jordan join a 1971 Thurman Munson Yankees home jersey in a sale set for later this month.February 18, 2015 By
Some of the hobby’s rarest and most valuable baseball cards will be on the block this spring.January 5, 2015 By
Rich Klein recalls Beckett having some fun with sloppy signatures and recounts a story about a couple of young autograph seekers visiting Thurman Munson.November 12, 2014 By
No Fu Manchu but Thurman Munson was wearing pinstripes as early as 1967.May 30, 2014 By
The notes from a poignant speech given by Mickey Mantle just weeks before his death are up for bid.May 20, 2014 By
35 years ago this summer, his new jet crashed in Ohio. Two others escaped but ‘The Yankee Captain’ did not. Rich Klein looks at Thurman Munson’s last baseball cards.January 29, 2012 By
An eye-popping price is laid down by a bidder for one of only four PSA 10-graded 1979 Topps Ozzie Smith rookie cards.November 23, 2011 By
There have been only two bids, but that huge collection of signed baseball card sets is pacing the lineup in Collect Auctions’ latest event.April 4, 2011 By
There was no shortage of unique pieces in Huggins & Scott’s latest auction, including a super scarce Topps card, the last Thurman Munson signed ball and a card with four famous presidents’ signatures.August 13, 2009 By
The end of the 1960s signifies the end of the “vintage” era for many collectors. To many, the 70s feel modern somehow. Collectors can find most card sets–all Topps of course–with little trouble. They’re not expensive, unless you’re talking mint sets or graded, mint rookie cards. Still, the latter-year baby boomers entering the hobby and […]May 20, 2007 By
A high grade Babe Ruth autographed baseball was among some of the bigger ticket items in a sale conducted by Historic Auctions.