2016 Topps Tribute Baseball Looks to Rebound

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Topps is hoping to restore some luster to its Tribute product in 2016 after autograph defects plagued the 2015 set.

What’s Hot: Bowman MLB Throwing High Heat

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A bumper crop of rookies this season are driving sales of 2014 products, including Bowman.

Topps All-Star Cards Have Rich History

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Vintage Topps All Star baseball cards gave collectors at least two chances to find a card of some of the game’s top players.

Panini National VIP Set Adds to List

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Panini is the latest company to announce goodies for VIP ticket holders at the NSCC in Chicago later this month.

5 Great Mickey Mantle Cards on a Budget

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Building a nice little collection of Mickey Mantle cards which offer a career retrospective doesn’t have to be out of your league.

Ichiro Autographs Coming to Topps

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The long dance is over and Ichiro autographs–such as they are–will start appearing in Topps products this summer.

Topps Museum Collection Box Break

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Rich Klein digs into a box of the latest upper end baseball product. What’s inside the box of Topps Museum Collection 2015?

2015 Bowman Chrome Baseball Preview

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Set for release later this year, 2015 Bowman Chrome Baseball will include Superfractors That Never Were, the return of Hot Packs and a couple of new inserts sets.

Topps Brings Artsy Look to New Soccer Product

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The new 2015 Topps Apex Soccer will remind football and baseball card collectors of another Topps brand when it makes its way to stores this summer.

10 of the Best Baseball Cards to Own

by Mike Stack Baseball cards have been printed for over 100 years. Millions have been produced but only a handful have gained iconic status. Which cards would make up a top ten list is subjective and depends on what criteria is used. But you’d have trouble arguing that there are some that should be on […]

Topps, Panini Reveal Product Additions, Adjustments

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Topps is eliminating some products and changing release dates of others while Panini is promising more options for collectors in its Rewards program.

Transogram Baseball Figures and Cards: An Amazin’ Mystery

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Are they figurines? Are they baseball cards? Are they scarce or plentiful? Are they Amazin’? When it comes to the three Transogram baseball issues from 1969 and 1970, the answer seems to be “yes” to all of these questions, and collectors still haven’t quite figured out what to do with them after all these years.

Joe Montana Rookie Card Still Cool

Joe Montana Rookie Card Still Cool

If you had the foresight to invest in Joe Montana cards before the Super Bowls…and before Jerry Rice…you did OK.

Vintage Set of the Week: 1980 Topps Set Marked End of an Era

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With only one major rookie card but with an album full of Hall of Famers and 35 years in the rear view mirror, the 1980 Topps set looks better with age.

2015 Bowman Inception Preview

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The release date for 2015 Bowman Inception Baseball has been set for late June.  Inception will once again be a prospect and rookie-driven product with four autographed cards and an autographed relic card in each one-pack box for around $100 retail.  Topps is promising at least one on-card prospect auto per eight-box case. New to […]

New Hire Announced as Topps Plans Digital Expansion

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Topps’ growing app business has resulted in a new hire to run the operation.

Best Gifts for Serious Baseball Card Collectors

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This is the kind of stuff you’re really hoping is inside that shiny wrapping paper, aren’t you?

Bowman Sterling Football Boxes Not Lacking Hits, But Price Drops

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Bowman Sterling Football 2014 drops autographs and relics aplenty says Rich K, who offers some thoughts on the product after breaking a box.

15 Most Valuable Baseball Cards of the 50s

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It’s probably the most popular decade for collectors. A list of the most valuable high grade baseball cards of the 50s includes a mix of data.

Topps Opening Day to Return in March

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The lowest-priced baseball card product returns with 2015 Topps Opening Day, this year featuring some new inserts including some photos created by fans.