A sports card shop burglary in Canada virtually wiped out the best stock of an owner who just opened 15 months ago.
The Travis County, Texas Sheriff says a woman hired to clean up at a house in Texas swiped a nice collection of autographed baseballs.
It was not a Norman Rockwell-like scene in Ocean Pines, Md., where a teen hoodlum swiped his grandfather’s memorabilia.
Mickey Mantle memorabilia and cards are still the gold standard for post-War era collectors…but that also means those items are an inviting target for crooks.
His restaurant is going out of business so Ozzie Smith has turned the collectors items inside over to an auction.
The allure of Mickey Mantle baseball cards can sometimes help solve crimes.