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Posted on October 7, 2013 – 5:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Bad News Bears, Baseball Hall of Fame, Joe Jackson, Josh Hamilton, licensing, Mark Warsop, MLB Properties, MLBPA, Panini America, Panini baseball cards, Pete Rose, Stephen Strasburg, USA Baseball, Vin Scully, Yasiel Puig | Comments (7)
“The time really has flown by — they say that tends to happen when you’re having fun. There’s no denying that we’ve had quite an eventful first two years with the MLBPA license.”
Posted on July 28, 2013 – 12:37 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2013 Panini Cooperstown, baseball cards, Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, Cooperstown baseball cards, Hall of Fame, MLBPA, Panini America | Comments (2)
On a day where many could be talking about those excluded from Cooperstown this year, let’s take a second to see who’s included in Cooperstown this year.
Posted on January 9, 2013 – 1:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Bonds, Baseball Hall of Fame, Baseball Hall of Fame voting, Cooperstown, featured, Hall of Fame voting results, Panini America, Roger Clemens, Topps | Comments (21)
Cheating in baseball has affected us in subtle ways as fans — and in not-so-subtle ways it has affected our cardboard.
Posted on January 6, 2013 – 5:01 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Panini National Treasures, Baseball Hall of Fame, featured, MLB, MLBPA, National Treasures | Comments (6)
Panini America’s basic product breakdown for 2012 National Treasures has been released.
Posted on November 28, 2012 – 3:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Bonds, Baseball Hall of Fame, BBWAA, Craig Biggio, Don Mattingly, Fred McGriff, Hall of Fame, Hall of Fame ballot, Hall of Fame vote, Jeff Bagwell, Larry Walker, Mark Ingram, Mike Piazza, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa | Comments (22)
Here’s a look at the most-notable players on the ballot when it comes to cardboard. Also … be sure to tell us how you would vote!
Posted on October 21, 2012 – 1:11 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, New York Yankees, NSCC, Oakland A's, Readers Write, Reggie Jackson, The National | Comments (1)
Here’s the latest of many letters in response to Beckett Baseball Editor Chris Olds’ run-in with Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson as found in the October 2012 issue.
Posted on October 5, 2012 – 1:07 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Panini Cooperstown, baseball, Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, MLB, Panini America | Comments (0)
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., is home to the greatest collection of baseball memorabilia in the world.
Posted on August 30, 2012 – 12:55 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | autographs, Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, Eddie Mathews, Hall of Fame autographs, Hank Aaron, Harmon Killebrew, Joe DiMaggio, Kirby Puckett, MLB, Nolan Ryan, Richie Ashburn, Whitey Ford | Comments (12)
If you’ve collected for any amount of time, you’ve probably had the moment where you sit back, look at all of the hot mess that is your collection and wondered what your focus is.
Posted on May 14, 2012 – 1:32 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1952 Topps, 1992 Bowman, Baseball Hall of Fame, Brian Wilson, Bruce Sutter, Carlos Delgado, Dennis Eckersley, featured, Goose Gossage, Hoyt Wilhelm, Manny Ramirez, Mariano Rivera, Mike Piazza, New York Yankees, Rollie Fingers, Yankees | Comments (11)
It may not look like much, but the baseball card seen here is the most-valuable release in one of the most-important sets of the 1990s.
Posted on May 14, 2012 – 12:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Panini Cooperstown, Baseball Hall of Fame, Bob Gibson, Carl Yastrzemski, Cooperstown, featured, Hall of Fame, Harmon Killebrew, MLB, MLBPA | Comments (20)
Panini America is aiming to make “Cooperstown” synonymous with one more thing — baseball cards.