1925 Cobb Signed Home Run Ball Up for Bid

Ty Cobb’s promised 1925 power eruption comes to life with a signed baseball he put into the right field seats to set a record. It joins Jeffrey Maier’s infamous glove and more.

Famous Charles Conlon Ty Cobb Photo Hits Auction Block

Developed from the original negative, it’s the only Type 1/Vintage 1 example of Charles Conlon’s famous photo of Ty Cobb ever to come to auction.

1939 Gehrig Interview: Autograph Seekers Part of Series Distraction

A local radio interview, preserved for decades, lets us listen to Lou Gehrig expound on baseball topics including a reference to autographs.

Old Mill Jackson, E93s Top Mile High Auction

A lower grade example of Shoeless Joe’s first card brought more than $71,000 but the lone mint PSA graded Standard Caramel Ty Cobb went even higher.

New Baseball History and Collecting Magazine Debuts with Cobb Insert

Baseball History and Art includes stories on past legends, current collectors and other subjects. The first issue includes a Ty Cobb vintage-style card.

A Summer Baseball and Collectors Reading List

Ready to kick back a little? We’ve got some fresh new baseball and collecting books along with some old standbys to tackle while the livin’ is easy.

Helmar Card of the Week: Boss Schmidt, 1909 “Our Guy” Series

They didn’t call Charlie Schmidt ‘Boss’ for nothing. Meet one of the subjects in the Helmar ‘Our Guy’ art card series.

M116 Sporting Life Cards Uncovered; Heading to Auction

A Midwestern family uncovered a treasure trove of 1910-11 M116 Sporting Life cards, still in their original envelopes including several Hall of Famers.

First of Tobacco Card Find Sold at Auction; But Old Judge Negatives Score, Too

An initial offering of T206 and other tobacco cards consigned to a Maine auction house hit the block but some Old Judge glass negatives also caught the eye of bidders.

Baseball Photos from Christy Walsh Estate Coming to Auction

A group of original photos featuring Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson and other early sports luminaries, open for bidding this week.

Spurned by Card Shop, Find of 1916 M101-4 Cards Heads to Auction

A rare complete set of 1916 Sporting News baseball cards has been discovered and is expected to bring big bucks when Goldin Auctions offers it next month.

Panini’s Latest Hall of Fame Set Leans Higher End

Panini 2014 Hall of Fame 75th Anniversary Baseball will be hit-based when it arrives next month.

14-Year-Old Girl Loves Vintage Cards

A love of sports has turned into a love of old baseball cards for a 14-year-old Ohio girl, who has already built an impressive collection.

Pre-War Rarities Top Goodwin Auction

A rare Old Judge Mike ‘King’ Kelly cabinet card from 1888-89 brought the biggest price in Goodwin and Company’s latest auction but it wasn’t the only rarity.

Vintage Buy of the Week: ‘White and Gold Collection’

Our Vintage Buy of the Week from Just Collect involves a once ‘risky’ $65 investment in Ty Cobb.

Gehrig, Cobb Cards Top Memory Lane’s I Own It Now Results

A high grade 1933 Delong Gum Lou Gehrig card and a 1932 U.S. Caramel joined a T205 Ty Cobb at the top of the I Own It Now sales chart.

From Ruth to Red Heart, Memory Lane Event Packs Over 1,000 Lots

Hundreds of high grade and rare sports cards and memorabilia are being offered by Memory Lane Inc., offering collectors the chance to buy outright—or wait for the opportunity to make a better deal.

Ty Cobb Baseball Cards Remain Strong

Ty Cobb cards remain the hobby’s early 20th century gold standard and a look at eBay shows there are plenty of people focused on the Georgia Peach’s vintage cardboard.

Mint T206 Walter Johnson Among Big Sellers in Memory Lane Event

Hundreds of rare and high grade vintage sports card and pieces of memorabilia were offered in Memory Lane Inc.’s latest I Own it Now catalog with the holy grail of Walter Johnson cards heading up the sales.

1915 Babe Ruth Red Sox Portrait Part of Rare Negative Collection

A 1915 Babe Ruth portrait and pitching pose and a smiling Ty Cobb are part of a collection of 11 photo negatives set to go on the auction block Monday.