Posted on June 25, 2014 – 5:27 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | baseball cards, Clayton Kershaw no-hitter, MLB, No-hitter, Tim Lincecum no-hitter | Comments (4)
Two MLB no-nos in a week ... who you collecting?
Chris Olds is the editor of Beckett Baseball and Beckett Sports Card Monthly magazines. Have a comment, question or idea? Send an email to him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter by clicking here.
Posted on June 24, 2014 – 10:47 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | baseball, Hall of Fame, MLB, San Diego Padres, Tony Gwynn, Tony Gwynn baseball cards, Tony Gwynn RC, Tony Gwynn Rookie Card | Comments (2)
By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor
With Tony Gwynn‘s untimely death last week at age 54, there have been a lot of collectors picking up copies of his cardboard.
That’s inevitable since he was easily one of the most-productive hitters of the last 50 years and also one of the most-overlooked, having spent his entire MLB career in San Diego.
That got us wondering … which Gwynn Rookie Card is the best? Here are a few questions that might help answer that — and feel free to make a case for any of them in the comments below.
Which Tony Gwynn Rookie Card would you want first?
Which Gwynn RC is the most expensive?
Which Gwynn RC is the cheapest?
In your mind, which Gwynn RC is the rarest?
In your mind, which Gwynn RC is the easiest to find?
Posted on January 13, 2014 – 11:21 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | baseball cards, Leaf Trading Cards, Panini America, Topps | Comments (13)
Which recently released baseball brand gets your cash? (Pick your top two.)
Posted on December 3, 2013 – 8:54 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | Jacoby Ellsbury, Jacoby Ellsbury baseball cards, Jacoby Ellsbury Boston Red Sox, Jacoby Ellsbury New York Yankees, Red Sox, Yankees | Comments (2)
Long-time Boston Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury has signed with the New York Yankees.
What does that mean for his cardboard? Tell us what you think by taking our three-question poll …
Good move for his cards?
If you're a Red Sox fan, do you keep his cards?
If you're a Yankees fan, do you want his past cards?
Posted on October 23, 2013 – 11:21 am | Author: chrisolds
Basketball, Hobby Pulse Poll | 2012-13 Panini Flawless, Flawless, NBA, Panini America, sports card packaging | Comments (15)
We want to know what you think … is Panini America‘s Flawless briefcase the coolest piece of sports card packaging ever? If not, what trumps it? Let us know with your vote and add a comment below.
Is this the coolest sports card packaging ever?
Posted on October 7, 2013 – 11:32 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | 2013 MLB season, Alfonso Soriano, Andrew McCutchen, Chris Davis, Clayton Kershaw, Jose Fernandez, Jose Iglesias, Josh Donaldson, Matt Harvey, Max Scherzer, MLB, Paul Goldschmidt, Wil Myers, Yasiel Puig | Comments (5)
Which MLB players surprised you most this season? (Pick your top five.)
Posted on July 22, 2013 – 10:50 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | Allen & Ginter, baseball cards, Bowman Chrome, Finest, Fleer Retro, Panini America, Panini Cooperstown, Panini Pinnacle, Tier One, Topps, Topps Chrome, Topps Update, Triple Threads, Upper Deck | Comments (8)
Which upcoming baseball product gets your cash?
The second half of the baseball season has begun but the baseball card year still has plenty of time to go. Which upcoming product (list excludes re-packs and cut products) gets your attention?
Posted on June 25, 2013 – 7:34 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | Dodgers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Panini America, Topps, Yasiel Puig | Comments (9)
Which Yasiel Puig baseball card will you work hardest to own?
There are a lot of new products coming soon, including Pro Debut tomorrow, that will be packing Los Angeles Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig. Which one wins your cash?
Posted on June 5, 2013 – 3:59 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hobby Pulse Poll | 2013 Bowman, 2013 Topps Archives, 2013 Topps Gypsy Queen, 2013 Topps Museum Collection, 2013 USA Baseball Champions | Comments (5)
Beckett Baseball: Hobby Pulse Poll ... which product wins?
There are a lot of new products competing for your cash right now … which one wins?