Posted on April 2, 2014 – 10:57 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Aberdeen IronBirds, Alan Strout, Baltimore Orioles, Make Your Pro Debut, minor league baseball, Topps, Topps Pro Debut | Comments (4)
A 55-year-old IT professional and Baltimore Orioles fan is set to become a baseball player for a day later this summer as the latest winner of the Topps and Minor League Baseball “Make Your Pro Debut” contest.
Posted on April 5, 2013 – 6:21 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Baltimore Orioles, Chris Davis, home runs, Texas Rangers | Comments (9)
Four games, four home runs, 16 RBI and a .467 batting average.
Posted on October 2, 2012 – 2:52 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | American League, Baltimore Orioles, derek jeter, Detroit Tigers, Josh Hamilton, Josh Reddick, Manny Machado, Miguel Cabrera, MLB, New York Yankees, Oakland A's, Texas Rangers, Topps | Comments (1)
With the exact postseason picture not quite clear just yet — but five American League teams definitely in — now’s the time to be readying those cardboard caches.
Posted on August 5, 2012 – 9:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 National Sports Collectors Convention, Baltimore Orioles, Ben Aguirre, Earl Weaver, featured, Hall of Fame, NSCC, TRISTAR | Comments (4)
“Does it have the pocket for my cigarettes?” asked Hall of Fame manager Earl Weaver when presented with one of his old jerseys at the National Sports Collectors Convention.
Posted on August 5, 2012 – 12:10 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Baltimore Orioles, Beckett Sports Card Monthly, Cal Ripken Jr., sports art | Comments (0)
Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds talks to Cal Ripken Collector Ed Sawyer about his latest Ripken buy during this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention — something you likely saw on the cover of a recent Beckett magazine.
Posted on July 15, 2012 – 12:23 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Baltimore Orioles, Bowman, Manny Machado, Topps, USA Baseball | Comments (2)
ESPN’s “Mint Condition” recently caught up with Orioles prospect Manny Machado to talk about the hobby.
Posted on May 20, 2012 – 5:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Archives, 2012 Topps Archives Touched By Greatness, autographs, Baltimore Orioles, Cal Ripken Jr., featured, MLB, Topps | Comments (11)
When 2012 Topps Archives arrives in hobby shops on Wednesday, some collectors will start getting their hands on a unique card that someone else already laid a hand on.