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Investing in Mickey Mantle Baseball Cards

More than 60 years after he first put on a major league uniform, Mickey Mantle remains the hottest baseball card property. Which of #7′s cards are undervalued?

W517 Baseball Set Offers Value

Babe Ruth 1931 baseball card W517

At just 54 cards, with reasonably priced Hall of Famers and a pair of cards that feature Babe Ruth, the 1931 W517 baseball set is easy to like.

Winning Super Bowl MVP Doesn’t Guarantee Collectible Value

Santonio Holmes autograph rookie card

When it comes to Super Bowl MVP voting, it’s one brick in a larger body of work that determines long term value among sports collectors.

Rodgers Rookie Cards Have Doubled in Value Since Start of NFL Season

Aaron Rodgers auto rookie card Exquisite

Scoff if you must at the volatility of the new card market, but clearly there’s a bull market on Aaron Rodgers rookie cards that shows no sign of slowing down.

eBay Will Offer Sellers Break on Final Value Fees

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eBay has announced a seller’s discount on fees between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Time for Teams to Stop Pretending Home Run Balls Have Little Value

Chipper Jones

The family of an Atlanta teen is crying foul over a home run ball hit by Chipper Jones and the sly way they believe the team got away with a one-sided trade.

How Does Death Really Affect The Value of An Autograph?

Signed Mickey Mantle photograph PSA 10

Analyzing prices of recently deceased Hall of Famer autographs.

Eye for Value: Dealers See Potential in Nice, Old Sets

1933 Goudey Burke

Breaking up is not hard to do when you’ve got a gorgeous ’33 Goudey set.

Baseballs Signed by Hall of Famers Still Focus for Many

Lou Brock signed baseball

The single-signed ball is still the bomb for most collectors.

Shaffer: Marketing to Kids an Industry Must

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The industry has to connect with kids’ habits if it’s going to stay relevant according to one former sports card company executive.

Signed Baseballs Back with Vietnam Vet

They were in a box of hand-me-downs but the young boy who got them in the 1960s felt they should go back to the original owner who’d been serving in Vietnam.

Five Post-1990 Baseball Card Sets Worth Having

2001 Bowman Heritage Albert Pujols

For many serious baseball card collectors, the mid-1980s marked the beginning of the end for worthwhile collecting. With interest in the hobby increasing, card companies began churning out sets in never before seen quantities, flooding the market with cards that today are barely worth the paper they’re printed on. Yet there are still a few […]

Nine Post-1990 Football Card Sets to Consider

Which modern era football card sets might actually be worth space on your shelf?