Topps has unveiled the look of its 2024 flagship baseball set, due to start hitting the market via Series 1 next month. It's a darker look this year that might remind some of the 1986 set...and yes, Elly De La Cruz rookie cards will be part of it. 2024 Topps Series 1 has an official release date of Feb. 14 (yes, Valentine's Day). ----- Nearly 70 years … [Read more...] about Notes: Topps Series 1 Design; Signed Mays Catch Stub; Hat Trick Pucks; Upper Deck Conference; Steel City’s Big Donation
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They have a history that dates back to the first game in 1903 but there may not be any tickets to collect for the 2020 World Series. Major League Baseball has allowed about 11,500 socially distanced, masked fans to be in the stands for this year’s games, but so far we haven’t seen any physical tickets come to market for collectors to snare. It’s another blow to a … [Read more...] about No Tickets to Collect from 2020 World Series?
Go to a sporting event these days and chances are you'll enter without a physical copy of your ticket. Smartphones and bar codes have turned the ticket collector into an endangered species. Many fans don't care, but it's a discouraging development for those who wish the tradition could live on. While it's not as easy--or as colorful--as it once was, the World … [Read more...] about Popular World Series Ticket Stubs from the Last 50 Years
For ticket collectors, Russ Havens’ new self-published book is the ultimate stub hub. The “2016 Illustrated Ticket Stub Price Guide” was released last month. It’s a colorful, 136-page book that displays a cross-section of more than 700 event tickets throughout history. The subject matter is mostly sports — the World Series, Super Bowl, college bowl games, championship boxing … [Read more...] about New Book A Big Ticket For Stub Collectors
MnM Sportscards launches its next auction this Saturday with items available from nearly every decade of 20th century professional baseball. Included are a collection of 30 high-grade team signed baseballs, many from from the 1950’s and 60’s, a Babe Ruth Lee overalls advertising piece,a 1914 Lord Lonsdale Middleweight Championship Belt awarded to Champion Tommy Mullen, a … [Read more...] about MnM Auction Includes Ruth Advertising Piece, Dozens of Signed Baseballs