Category Archives: Baseball

2017 Topps Gypsy Queen Variations Gallery

Posted on Monday April 10th, 2017 – 10:22 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Gypsy Queen variations gallery and checklist. See all of the Capless, Throwback and Gum Ad Content Back Variations and know what to be watching for.

2017 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Lowers Price Tag, Number of Hits

Posted on Monday April 10th, 2017 – 12:50 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball checklist sees significant changes from previous years. Get the full checklist, details, box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Panini Diamond Kings Variations Gallery

Posted on Monday April 10th, 2017 – 10:28 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Diamond Kings Variations checklist and gallery. See all 24 of the variations and know what to be looking for.

Topps Now Loyalty Program Has Its Perks, Including 9 Autographs for 25 Platinum Members

Posted on Friday April 7th, 2017 – 01:12 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on the Topps Now Loyalty Program including how to get points, perk details and info on the nine autographs given to 25 Platinum members.

2017 Baseball Card Release Dates and Set Information

Posted on Friday April 7th, 2017 – 12:48 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 baseball card release dates, calendar, checklists, set information and more. Use this as a starting point for all the year’s products and to shop for hobby boxes.

2017 Leaf Babe Ruth Immortal Collection Includes Two Bat Cards Per Box

Posted on Friday April 7th, 2017 – 10:38 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Leaf Babe Ruth Immortal Collection features a high-end take on the Yankees legend. Get the full checklist, details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Topps Gold Label Baseball Heads to Class

Posted on Thursday April 6th, 2017 – 09:39 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Topps Gold Label checklist is a simple one rooted in tiered base cards and autographs. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Topps Tribute Baseball Checklist Is a Mix of New and Old Players and Content

Posted on Thursday April 6th, 2017 – 01:40 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Topps Tribute Baseball checklist features an autograph or memorabilia card per pack. Get full details, hobby box breakdown, release date and other important info.

2017 Panini Stars and Stripes Baseball Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday April 4th, 2017 – 07:33 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2017 Panini Stars and Stripes Baseball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

Mickey Mantle Baseball Cards Coming from Panini

Posted on Monday April 3rd, 2017 – 01:04 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on Panini America signing a deal with Mickey Mantle’s estate that will bring his first new cards to market since 2012.

National Baseball Card Day Back in 2017

Posted on Monday April 3rd, 2017 – 12:47 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps National Baseball Card Day details, highlights, info on what to expect for the checklist and how hobby stores can participate.

2017 Topps Clearly Authentic Baseball Debuts with All-Autographs, All-Acetate

Posted on Sunday April 2nd, 2017 – 01:36 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Topps Clearly Authentic Baseball checklist features only autograph cards, all done on acetate. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Leaf Best of Baseball Details

Posted on Saturday April 1st, 2017 – 11:57 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Leaf Best of Baseball features a premium modern or vintage card along with an exclusive 1991 Leaf Acetate card.

5 Ways to Invest in 1980s and Early 1990s Baseball Cards

Posted on Friday March 31st, 2017 – 02:26 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

It’s tough to find places to invest 1980s and early 1990s baseball cards. But it’s not impossible. Here are 5 areas to watch in the years ahead and why.

Adrian Beltre Rookie Card Rankings

Posted on Thursday March 30th, 2017 – 01:57 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Adrian Beltre Rookie card rankings and analysis. Get a detailed look at all of his earliest cards including parallels, images and more.

Top 10 1980s Donruss Baseball Rookie Cards

Posted on Tuesday March 28th, 2017 – 12:51 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Countdown of the top 10 most valuable Donruss baseball cards released in the 1980s. Players include Cal Ripken, Tony Gwynn, Jose Canseco and Don Mattingly.

2017 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball captures the spirit of 1968 with Nolan Ryan, minis, and more

Posted on Monday March 27th, 2017 – 07:36 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Dave Sliepka | Beckett Baseball Editor 2017 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball picks up where the 500-card base set left off. In a continuing nod to 1968 Topps Baseball, this is not Series Two, it’s not Update. True to the late 1960s, it’s High Number! Just like its base series set predecessor, look for […]

Hot rookie autos and more coming in 2017 Bowman Chrome Baseball

Posted on Monday March 27th, 2017 – 01:34 PM Author: Stephen Laroche

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor There are few releases more anticipated this season than 2017 Bowman Chrome Baseball and it is the best place to get autographed Rookie Cards from promising talents that are making a splash at the big league level now or in the future. Available as either Hobby […]

Yoan Moncada Rookie Cards and More

Posted on Friday March 24th, 2017 – 11:50 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Yoan Moncada Rookie Card details and analysis. Also includes a look at his top prospect and pre-rookie cards.

Remember Upper Deck’s Multiple Exposure Baseball Cards?

Posted on Thursday March 23rd, 2017 – 01:12 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Take a look back at the action and form showcased in Upper Deck Baseball’s multiple exposure cards.

Top 30 Topps Tiffany Cards

Posted on Wednesday March 22nd, 2017 – 11:41 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Ranking of the 30 most valuable Topps Tiffany cards from 1984 through 1991. Key baseball and hockey cards are included.

2017 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball Checklist Channels the Art of the Game

Posted on Tuesday March 21st, 2017 – 07:02 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball checklist features current and retired players with an artistic look. Get details, box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Topps Heritage Baseball Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday March 21st, 2017 – 06:11 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2017 Topps Heritage Baseball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2017 Leaf History of Baseball Cut Signature Edition Details

Posted on Monday March 20th, 2017 – 02:07 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Leaf History of Baseball Cut Signature Edition details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more. Every card is a framed cut autograph.

2017 Topps Now World Baseball Classic Ins and Outs

Posted on Monday March 20th, 2017 – 11:49 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Now World Baseball Classic checklist, print runs and other details for the print-on-demand release.

2017 Topps Now Spring Training Baseball Highlights Moments from MLB’s Preseason

Posted on Saturday March 18th, 2017 – 09:36 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Now Spring Training Baseball checklist, print runs and other details. The set highlights moments from baseball’s preseason games.

Andrew Benintendi Rookie Cards and More

Posted on Friday March 17th, 2017 – 04:08 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Detailed look at Andrew Benintendi Rookie Cards and other key early prospect and pre-rookie cards. Get info and analysis on top cards, autographs and more.

2017 Topps Archives Signature Series Baseball Shifts Focus to Active Players

Posted on Friday March 17th, 2017 – 02:43 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Archives Signature Series Baseball features an autographed buyback card per box from an active player. Get details, release date and more.

This Is One of the Greatest Photos Ever Put on a Baseball Card

Posted on Friday March 17th, 2017 – 11:21 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Breaking down why the photo on the 2017 Topps Opening Day Baseball Hanley Ramirez variation is so beautiful and whether it’s enough to make it a classic card.

2017 Topps Opening Day Stadium Signatures, National Anthem Among Surprisingly Tough Chases

Posted on Wednesday March 15th, 2017 – 01:06 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Stadium Signatures and National Anthem are tough pulls in 2017 Topps Opening Day. Find out about the inserts and what they could mean for values and the future.

Chicken Scratch: 2017 Donruss San Diego Chicken Autographs Include Subtle Variations

Posted on Tuesday March 14th, 2017 – 02:11 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Some of the 2017 Donruss San Diego Chicken autographed memorabilia cards come with subtle differences in the signature. See what’s out there and what makes them different.

2017 Panini Stars and Stripes Baseball Checklist Showcases Past and Present National Team Stars

Posted on Tuesday March 14th, 2017 – 01:34 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Panini Stars and Stripes Baseball checklist highlights past and present national team stars. Get the full checklist, a hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Topps Opening Day Variations Gallery

Posted on Tuesday March 14th, 2017 – 12:32 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Opening Day variations gallery, checklist, details, short print odds and everything else you need to identify the SSP baseball cards.

2017 World Baseball Classic Game-Used Gear Up for Auction

Posted on Friday March 10th, 2017 – 01:33 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on 2017 World Baseball Classic game-used memorabilia being sold by MLB Auctions.

1952 Topps Willie Mays PSA 9 Soars Past $150,000 on eBay

Posted on Thursday March 9th, 2017 – 03:04 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

A 1952 Topps Willie Mays graded PSA 9 has landed on eBay and bids quickly passed the $150,000 mark.