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Posted on July 15, 2013 – 3:13 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 1959 Topps, 1960 Topps, 1961 Topps, 1962 Topps, 1963 Topps, 1969 Topps, box breaks, MLB, Topps, vintage baseball cards | Comments (4)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a vintage baseball card grab bag.
Posted on May 9, 2012 – 9:57 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 1959 Topps, 1960 Topps, 1961 Topps, 1962 Topps, 1967 Topps, 2012 Bowman, 2012 Bowman Jumbo, autographs, Bryce Harper, featured, Nick Swisher, Topps, Vintage cards, Yoenis Cespedes, Yu Darvish | Comments (0)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into some 2012 Bowman jumbo packs — and watches a collector rip into even more — in this Box Busters preview video.
Posted on February 29, 2012 – 11:07 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 1957 Topps, 1958 Topps, 1959 Topps, 1960 Topps, 1961 Topps, 1962 Topps, 1966 Topps, 1967 Topps, 1968 Topps, baseball cards, High Numbers, MLB, Vintage cards | Comments (8)
Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds noticed that you noticed his vintage baseball card grab bag video, so naturally he picked up another vintage baseball card grab bag to video just for you — and he’s hoping you’ll notice.
Posted on December 5, 2011 – 11:47 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1961 Topps, Baseball Hall of Fame, Chicago Cubs, Cooperstown, MLB, Panini America, Ron Santo | Comments (1)
Ron Santo’s “Golden Era” ticket into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday morning had been a long time coming for one of the greatest ambassadors the game has ever known.
Posted on November 3, 2011 – 1:49 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1961 Topps, 2005 Topps Retired Signatures Autographs, featured, Felipe Alou, Jesus Alou, Matty Alou, Moises Alou, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants | Comments (0)
Matty Alou, one of three Alou brothers to play the outfield for the San Francisco Giants in the same game in the 1960s, died Thursday in Miami. He was 72.
Posted on October 1, 2011 – 12:15 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1958 Topps, 1961 Topps, 1962 Topps, Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, New York Yankees, Roger Maris, Tracy Stallard | Comments (8)
Roger Maris’ 61 home runs in 1961 firmly placed him atop the record books awkwardly atop everyone, including Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle — the icon of all icons and New York’s chosen son.
Posted on July 5, 2011 – 10:41 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1961 Topps, Jackie Robinson, John F. Kennedy, Lou Gehrig, Mickey Mantle, National Sports Collectors Convention, NSCC, Roger Maris, Topps | Comments (1)
As previously reported here, Topps will be bringing back the 1961 Heritage design for its set of VIP bag bonus cards for attendees of the National Sports Collectors Convention next month in Chicago.