Category Archives: Baseball

Titanic Turkeys: 10 of the Biggest Sports Card Busts

Posted on Thursday November 24th, 2016 – 01:49 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Not every hobby prospect lives up to their expectations. Here are 10 of the biggest sports card busts of all-time.

2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Baseball Details

Posted on Wednesday November 23rd, 2016 – 12:22 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Baseball checklist puts a high-end spin on the NCAA. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Topps High Tek Baseball Pattern Decoder

Posted on Tuesday November 22nd, 2016 – 06:18 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Find out what the 2016 Topps High Tek Baseball pattern variations are, how scarce each is and how the checklist breaks down.

2016 Topps Update Series Baseball Variations Gallery

Posted on Monday November 21st, 2016 – 12:09 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Topps Update Series Baseball variations gallery and checklist. Find out how to spot the short prints and know exactly what they look like with this simple guide.

2016 Historic Autographs Friends ‘N Foes Holiday Edition Baseball Details

Posted on Monday November 21st, 2016 – 10:52 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Historic Autographs Friends ‘N Foes Holiday Edition Baseball features a dual cut signature book per box. Get details, release date and more.

1952 Topps Mickey Mantle Sells for Over $1 Million

Posted on Friday November 18th, 2016 – 12:08 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle selling for more than $1 million through Heritage Auctions in November, 2016.

2016 Topps Archives 65th Anniversary Baseball Is Another Walmart Exclusive

Posted on Thursday November 17th, 2016 – 05:06 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Topps Archives 65th Anniversary Baseball checklist reprints one card from each flagship release. Get details, and release date for the Walmart exclusive.

2016 Topps All-Star Rookie Team Headlined by Corey Seager, Gary Sanchez

Posted on Wednesday November 16th, 2016 – 03:41 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Get the full 2016 Topps All-Star Rookie Team roster, which includes Corey Seager, Gary Sanchez and Kenta Maeda.

2016 Topps High Tek Baseball Checklist Features Patterns and Variations Galore

Posted on Wednesday November 16th, 2016 – 12:33 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Topps High Tek Baseball features wild acetate designs, lots of pattern variations and an autograph per box. Get hobby box details, release date info and all you need to know.

Derek Jeter Autographs on the Way from Topps

Posted on Tuesday November 15th, 2016 – 10:52 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on Derek Jeter signing a multi-year autograph deal with Topps including the first products his signature will appear in.

2017 Topps Museum Collection Baseball Finds Comfort in the High-End of the Hobby

Posted on Monday November 14th, 2016 – 07:01 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Topps Museum Collection Baseball checklist remains a hits-based affair. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Topps Holiday Baseball Means Christmas Cards at Walmart

Posted on Monday November 14th, 2016 – 03:40 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Topps Holiday Baseball checklist puts a Christmas spin on the flagship set. Get the full checklist, release date and more for the Walmart-exclusive release.

2016 Topps Update Series Baseball Box Busters

Posted on Friday November 11th, 2016 – 04:34 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Topps Update Series Baseball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball Box Busters

Posted on Friday November 11th, 2016 – 11:45 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday November 8th, 2016 – 06:24 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

And the 2016 Topps Stadium Club Mystery Redemption Is — Julio Urias

Posted on Friday November 4th, 2016 – 10:28 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on Julio Urias being named as the 2016 Topps Stadium Club Baseball Mystery Redemption autograph.

2016 Topps Chrome Update Baseball Checklist Is Small, And Exclusive to Target

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 03:40 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Topps Chrome Update Baseball cards are exclusive to Target Holiday Mega Boxes. Get the full checklist, insert details and more.

2016 Topps Now Baseball Details, Checklist, Print Runs — Everything You’re Looking For

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 03:05 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Topps Now Baseball is a set that evolves over the course of the season as events happen. Get the checklist, details, print runs and ordering information.

2016 Topps Five Star Baseball Box Busters

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 02:12 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Topps Five Star Baseball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Topps Chicago Cubs World Series Champions Card Set Isn’t Getting Cancelled

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 11:05 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Topps Chicago Cubs World Series Champions box set details. The 25-card set highlights the Cubs and their World Series run.

Kris Bryant Signs Exclusive Autograph Deal with Topps

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 09:47 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on Kris Bryant signing the largest autograph deal in Topps history.

This Article Won’t Tell You How to Get Rich Off of Chicago Cubs Cards

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 03:57 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The Chicago Cubs are the 2016 World Series Champions. And the innocence and enjoyment of the moment reminded me how easy it is to enjoy baseball cards.

2016 Topps Now Chicago Cubs World Series Championship Team Sets

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 03:54 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Topps Now Chicago Cubs World Series Championship team set checklist and details. Available as an online-exclusive, sets can be bought with or without an autograph.

That’s a Lot of Different 2016 Topps Baseball Factory Sets

Posted on Wednesday November 2nd, 2016 – 11:31 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Compare all the different 2016 Topps Baseball factory sets with details on the exclusives in each and what makes each one different.

Francisco Lindor Rookie Cards Ranked

Posted on Tuesday November 1st, 2016 – 06:34 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Get detailed rankings and analysis of all Francisco Lindor rookie cards as well as other important early cards. See what the most valuable Francisco Lindor rookie cards are.

2017 Bowman Baseball Celebrates 70th Anniversary of Brand’s Debut

Posted on Monday October 31st, 2016 – 12:17 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Bowman Baseball checklist celebrates the brand’s 70th anniversary. Get full details, hobby and jumbo box breakdowns, release date and more.

T206 Was the “Hot New Release” the Last Time the Chicago Cubs Were World Series Champs

Posted on Saturday October 29th, 2016 – 12:55 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Dig into a detailed gallery of T206 Baseball cards featuring the 1908 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs.

Here’s a Pennant from the Last Time the Chicago Cubs Won the World Series

Posted on Thursday October 27th, 2016 – 04:08 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

See what a 1908 Chicago Cubs World Champions pennant looks like. One is being sold by Heritage Auctions.

Yogi Berra 1953 World Series Ring Fetches Almost $160,000

Posted on Wednesday October 26th, 2016 – 02:07 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Highlights and top-sellers from the Steiner Sports Memorabilia’s Fall Classic Auction in October, 2016. Yogi Berra’s 1953 World Series ring led sales at $159,720.

Tim Tebow Baseball Cards Coming in 2016 Leaf Metal Draft

Posted on Tuesday October 25th, 2016 – 02:57 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Tim Tebow baseball cards are on the way. 2016 Leaf Metal Draft includes autographs from the 2007 Heisman winner.

Ben Zobrist, His Bike and an Exclusive Topps Card for Charity

Posted on Tuesday October 25th, 2016 – 11:17 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on a special edition 2016 Topps Ben Zobrist bike card. Proceeds from the online-exclusive go to charity.

5 Things to Consider Before Buying a Redemption Card

Posted on Monday October 24th, 2016 – 05:47 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Thinking about buying a redemption card for an autograph on the secondary market? Here are five tips to consider before making the plunge to help protect you.

2016 Topps Update First Pitch Inserts Include Craig Sager and Other Inspirational Heroes

Posted on Thursday October 20th, 2016 – 01:01 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Check out the entire set of 2016 Topps Update Series First Pitch cards. The checklist includes Craig Sager, Aubrey Plaza and Jake Gyllenhaal.

2016 Panini Immaculate Collegiate Baseball Produced for Online Breakers Only

Posted on Wednesday October 19th, 2016 – 05:33 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Panini Immaculate Collegiate Baseball arrives as an exclusive for online breakers. Get details on what to expect, box breakdown and more.

Win an Autographed Yogi Berra Baseball from Steiner Sports

Posted on Tuesday October 18th, 2016 – 12:19 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Enter to win a signed Yogi Berra baseball courtesy of Steiner Sports. Contest ends October 23, 2016.