`
 (Toll Free)
Post Reply 
Share Thread:
 
Thread Rating:
  • 28 Votes - 2.68 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor
12-16-2009, 05:35 PM
Post: #163
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor
iujapander Wrote:Hi Chris,<br />
<br />
I was wondering if you have published any articles about redemption cards. I would like to know if any of the companies are doing anything to stop this or if this is something that we can &lt;sarcasm&gt; look forward to for many more years &lt;/sarcasm&gt;.<br />
<br />
Also maybe an article about how the player signing cards actually work. Like are their contracts, do they just mail a stack of cards and hope the player signs them, do they have collection companies call the player to get them to return the cards, etc. Maybe like a step by step to show why their are redemptions. <br />
<br />
Just a couple of ideas, and if you have already done this, could provide a link? I would like to read about it. <br />
<br />
Thanks. <br />
<br />
<br />
<br />
Beckett has published stories on redemptions in the past -- in fact the first BSCM had an item on them. <br />
The routine varies by manufacturer as do the reasons for why they happen. Deadlines, injuries, changes, athletes not signing, cards lost or misplaced, etc.<br />
<br />
Honestly, you wouldn't believe some of the stories out there -- and some of the reasons why sticker autographs help save money and headaches for collectors. One of my favorites is the player who signed all his cards at the beach and tossed the cards in the towel as he signed. How were they sent back? he boxed it up (towel and all) to return them. Needless to say there were plenty of cards that went directly to the shredder.<br />
<br />
Then there's another where the player really, really liked his 1/1 patch card ... and held onto it ... <br />
<br />
And so on.<br />

Chris Olds
Editor, Beckett Media

colds@beckett.com
Twitter @chrisolds2009
beckett.com/news

>>>> IF YOU HAVE A SITE ISSUE, please do not DM me.Please email customerservice@beckett.com. (I don't actually handle any of that stuff.)
Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 


Messages In This Thread
Totally new to this!!! - Help - battey - 04-11-2011, 05:45 PM
Ask the editor - fn2bhd - 06-11-2011, 03:50 PM
Unknown Gary Sheffield Card - tompaff - 10-30-2011, 11:00 AM
Member Status - soxfansteve - 02-01-2012, 07:53 AM
RE: Member Status - dbroockerd - 02-01-2012, 07:55 AM
RE: Member Status - chrisolds - 02-01-2012, 12:00 PM
Ask The Editor - DrMitchJ - 02-06-2012, 05:53 PM
a-rod in 2014 - missingsf - 01-18-2014, 09:45 PM
RE: a-rod in 2014 - chrisolds - 02-04-2014, 10:13 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - dbarbay - 09-25-2009, 01:46 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - smukchs - 09-27-2009, 11:20 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - bryandwilliams79 - 10-01-2009, 05:59 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - bryandwilliams79 - 10-01-2009, 06:06 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 1st4040 - 10-06-2009, 08:16 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 1st4040 - 10-07-2009, 10:26 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Mintacular - 10-07-2009, 06:01 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - shedwa - 10-09-2009, 07:30 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - smukchs - 10-11-2009, 02:44 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Mintacular - 10-12-2009, 08:30 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 1st4040 - 10-14-2009, 11:03 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - BrewerSuperCollector - 10-15-2009, 04:28 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - shedwa - 10-16-2009, 09:55 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - kshorton - 10-16-2009, 07:30 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Monicafaye - 10-16-2009, 11:58 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - docisin - 10-18-2009, 04:11 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - karl10 - 10-21-2009, 12:24 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - karl10 - 10-21-2009, 12:31 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - BrewerSuperCollector - 10-21-2009, 02:58 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - kshorton - 10-22-2009, 05:28 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - wscwhitesox2005 - 10-26-2009, 12:41 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Jay Frasca - 10-26-2009, 04:06 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - wscwhitesox2005 - 10-28-2009, 10:10 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Azbert - 10-30-2009, 10:53 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - shtgoose81 - 11-01-2009, 07:49 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jbmm161 - 11-01-2009, 01:56 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 1st4040 - 11-03-2009, 08:48 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - nolmtz99 - 11-03-2009, 06:39 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - nergal djinn - 11-07-2009, 10:23 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - nergal djinn - 11-07-2009, 10:23 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - BBHRK - 11-08-2009, 01:05 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - OzLuke - 11-08-2009, 11:19 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - ddallen128 - 11-09-2009, 03:47 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 011873 - 11-10-2009, 09:11 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Mintacular - 11-11-2009, 09:59 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - shlages - 11-14-2009, 12:19 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - shlages - 11-14-2009, 12:31 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - defencers - 11-25-2009, 06:08 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jbmm161 - 11-29-2009, 09:52 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jbmm161 - 11-29-2009, 10:19 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - natfan1 - 12-04-2009, 03:48 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - nolmtz99 - 12-06-2009, 06:31 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - morgath - 12-08-2009, 07:44 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 12-11-2009, 09:05 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 12-11-2009, 09:44 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 12-11-2009, 09:46 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - rnoreen - 12-16-2009, 01:32 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - chrisolds - 12-16-2009 05:35 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - dhummel5 - 12-17-2009, 06:24 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - hofcollector1975 - 12-19-2009, 11:39 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - docisin - 12-21-2009, 06:26 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 12-22-2009, 01:34 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 12-22-2009, 01:34 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - hofcollector1975 - 12-22-2009, 07:36 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - docisin - 12-24-2009, 05:53 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - docisin - 12-24-2009, 09:42 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Raylon - 12-27-2009, 12:09 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - hofcollector1975 - 12-28-2009, 10:35 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - hofcollector1975 - 12-28-2009, 10:36 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 12-28-2009, 07:54 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - laneyb - 12-28-2009, 08:58 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - RoyalsFan25 - 12-30-2009, 12:08 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - laneyb - 12-30-2009, 05:06 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Raylon - 12-31-2009, 12:32 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - laneyb - 12-31-2009, 11:38 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - laneyb - 01-06-2010, 11:41 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - laneyb - 01-08-2010, 09:40 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - wflet - 01-13-2010, 08:31 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 01-15-2010, 12:01 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - docisin - 01-19-2010, 12:20 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Raylon - 01-20-2010, 12:21 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - popjon - 01-20-2010, 09:20 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jhyde77 - 01-30-2010, 11:36 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 02-02-2010, 06:04 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - haphazzard - 02-05-2010, 04:05 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - CUBuffs13 - 02-08-2010, 10:43 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Moyni - 02-08-2010, 11:48 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Moyni - 02-10-2010, 07:54 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Dave1069 - 02-12-2010, 08:08 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - zelman7 - 02-13-2010, 11:30 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - CUBuffs13 - 02-13-2010, 03:54 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - zelman7 - 02-16-2010, 09:42 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - CUBuffs13 - 02-19-2010, 05:45 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Raylon - 02-23-2010, 03:57 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - DALEMCGRATH - 03-07-2010, 01:41 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 011873 - 03-09-2010, 11:15 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 011873 - 03-09-2010, 11:17 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - MNFIREFIGHTER - 03-09-2010, 04:26 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - rickpht - 03-20-2010, 07:29 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - coopbennett - 03-31-2010, 07:26 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Deman817 - 04-02-2010, 06:58 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - DALEMCGRATH - 04-09-2010, 12:30 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 04-09-2010, 05:33 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - rcrascals28 - 04-10-2010, 12:08 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - keaton1000 - 04-11-2010, 05:20 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - timmerjames - 04-12-2010, 08:23 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - rickpht - 04-15-2010, 11:43 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jag4dwd - 04-17-2010, 01:54 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jag4dwd - 04-20-2010, 09:23 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - rickpht - 04-26-2010, 02:18 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jasonmj - 04-26-2010, 07:15 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jnjbj - 05-05-2010, 05:30 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - rogeras - 05-06-2010, 11:26 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - bman12 - 05-06-2010, 06:48 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - bman12 - 05-06-2010, 06:50 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - dawn121180 - 05-12-2010, 07:10 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jasonmj - 05-13-2010, 07:07 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - TSPORTCD - 05-18-2010, 07:03 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - iconms - 05-18-2010, 08:42 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jag4dwd - 05-18-2010, 09:06 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jag4dwd - 05-19-2010, 10:52 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jnjbj - 05-28-2010, 03:19 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - xcavemanx - 05-31-2010, 02:23 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - GarrettTD23 - 05-31-2010, 08:26 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - borail1 - 06-03-2010, 12:29 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - iconms - 06-07-2010, 10:42 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - fry3b - 06-11-2010, 01:00 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Knoxhuskerknox - 06-21-2010, 09:02 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jnjbj - 06-23-2010, 07:25 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - cato9er - 06-26-2010, 09:43 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - zelman7 - 06-28-2010, 11:18 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - 2010bowman - 06-30-2010, 05:37 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - GREEN1GLOW - 07-01-2010, 01:09 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - GREEN1GLOW - 07-01-2010, 01:14 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - cwqjr - 07-04-2010, 05:42 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - davidkezia - 07-11-2010, 10:42 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - davidkezia - 07-11-2010, 10:47 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - TravisThomas - 07-20-2010, 04:13 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - kcasper154 - 07-20-2010, 05:45 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Portfan - 07-21-2010, 07:58 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 07-22-2010, 06:00 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 07-22-2010, 06:00 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - stellablue9 - 07-26-2010, 07:05 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - mborga - 07-28-2010, 07:07 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - mborga - 07-28-2010, 07:48 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - silata - 08-04-2010, 03:14 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - iconms - 08-10-2010, 03:01 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Portfan - 08-17-2010, 09:13 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - cspen - 08-17-2010, 02:27 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jimpalmer - 08-17-2010, 11:54 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jimpalmer - 08-18-2010, 04:05 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - gkulm - 08-19-2010, 11:40 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - johnforro - 08-19-2010, 02:14 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - MavTN7 - 08-23-2010, 03:32 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - jhyde77 - 08-24-2010, 01:44 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - joeydeli - 08-25-2010, 07:35 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - ciaron - 08-26-2010, 03:03 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - docdw1 - 08-28-2010, 10:24 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - macnicol - 08-31-2010, 01:33 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Portfan - 09-07-2010, 07:28 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - ciaron - 09-07-2010, 07:51 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - nperrus - 09-16-2010, 03:40 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - HOCK4 - 09-19-2010, 08:33 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 09-21-2010, 09:58 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - malouf1850 - 09-21-2010, 09:58 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - Portfan - 09-27-2010, 01:19 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 11-27-2010, 10:26 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - ghaun140 - 11-28-2010, 04:32 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 11-28-2010, 07:19 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 11-29-2010, 09:09 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 12-14-2010, 10:17 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 12-14-2010, 10:18 AM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 12-15-2010, 07:30 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tms6014 - 01-13-2011, 06:10 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 01-15-2011, 08:55 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tds2 - 01-19-2011, 03:34 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - tms6014 - 01-21-2011, 10:11 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - ames39 - 01-26-2011, 01:19 PM
Beckett Baseball: Ask the editor - GRFYFAN - 02-06-2011, 11:41 AM

Forum Jump:


User(s) browsing this thread: