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1914 Cracker Jack Mathewson Highlights Memory Lane’s Latest Sale

Christy Mathewson 1914 Cracker Jack SGC 60

Over 1,300 lots of vintage sports cards and memorabilia are up for grabs as Memory Lane opens its I Own It Now sale.

Gehrig Signed Baseball, Rare Vintage Cards On Huggins & Scott Block Starting Monday

Autographed Lou Gehrig sweet spot ball

A Lou Gehrig signed baseball and a high grade Cy Young card from one of card collecting’s greatest finds headline Huggins & Scott’s new auction.

Baseball Card Designs Hooked Kid Collector Now Author

Don Mattingly 1984 Topps

The days of 35-cent packs bring back memories of baseball card designs for a 1980’s kid turned writer. Colin Fleming offers his list of the 5 best all-time.

Auction House Execs Talk About What’s Hot

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps

On the other end of the phone or email is the next potential major consignment and more profit. So what type of items are sports-centered auction companies hoping to get right now?

New 3-Day St. Louis Area Card Show Promises $100,000 in Card, Autograph Giveaways

Collinsville

Promoters of a Midwest sports card and memorabilia show are giving away dozens of iconic baseball cards and holding an auction during their three-day event.

What’s Hot in the Shop: Vintage Cards

Pete Rose 1969 Topps

New products are out, but vintage card collectors are on the prowl, too, sometimes hoping to turn raw into graded.

Metropolitan Museum of Art Digitizing Burdick Collection

Jackie Robinson rookie card

The collection of the man who literally wrote the book on baseball cards–or at least catalogued them–may be coming to a computer near you.

Artist Gary Cieradkowski Connects with Dad Through Card Designs

Warren Spahn by Cary Cieradkowski

ESPN.com profiles talented graphic designer Gary Cieradkowski, who’s creating some cool looking art for the “Infinite Baseball Card Set”.

eBay Gives Sellers, Buyers More Info

ebay

Buyers and sellers now have access to 60 days worth of eBay sales data, which should help you decide what to bid.

Long Live the Vintage Box

1950 Bowman

Not every kid who grew up in the 1980s and 90s was after the latest issue.

Who Are eBay’s Biggest Sports Card Sellers?

Bobby Layne 1958 Topps

Selling sports cards on eBay means volume, volume, and more volume for eBay’s biggest sports card dealers…but the most successful sellers start ‘em low and let ‘em go.

Beckett Graded Card Price Guide Now Available

Beckett Graded Card Price Guide

Beckett has launched its latest price guide book, this one catering to professionally graded cards of all kinds.

T206 Doyle Error to Be Auctioned

Joe Doyle T206 error card

Robert Edward Auctions has acquired a large group of rare pre-War cards from the estate of a long-time collector, including the T206 set’s most prized rarity.

PA Dealers, Collectors Feel Good About Sports Card Hobby

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The buying and selling goes on near Scranton, Pa., as dealers and collectors observe an evolving market that seems to be pushing back to its roots.

Memory Lane Auction Generates $1.2 Million

Autographed Babe Ruth Lou Gehrig baseball

Both new and vintage sports memorabilia drew bidders in Memory Lane Inc.’s spring auction.

Vote for 60 Best Topps Cards of All-Time

Topps Diamond Anniversary

Have you voted today? Topps will count down your choices for the top ten baseball cards of all-time through a special promotion.

Big Georgia Burglary Nets Vintage Cards

They may not have known they were there, but burglars made off with some nice, old baseball cards in Dawgs country.

Card Shop Hoping for Kid Revival

A TV station examines the sports card industry with a local shop.

Great Koufax Card! Let Me Get My Scissors

Mantle

San Diego artist LaVern Brock creates big cards out of little cards.

Paquiao Fight: Well, Close Anyway

Manny Pacquiao signed photo

Not everyone spells his name correctly, but Manny Pacquiao might be bringing a little life back to boxing–and boxing memorabilia.