Posted on July 4, 2012 – 4:35 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball memorabilia, Cooperstown, featured, National Baseball Hall of Fame | Comments (6)
They’re as simple as it gets when it comes to a Hall of Fame collectible, they have been around for years and are heavily chased as autograph items.
Posted on August 1, 2011 – 10:50 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Auction houses, autographs, Barry Halper, baseball memorabilia, Deadspin, featured, Murray Chass, New York Post | Comments (8)
If you’ve read an item or two mentioning Barry Halper’s name recently, the portrayals of the deceased iconic collector have been far from flattering in items published by both Deadspin and The New York Post.
Posted on July 6, 2011 – 9:53 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Babe Ruth, baseball memorabilia, Heritage Auctions, Joe Jackson, Lou Gehrig, New York Yankees, The National | Comments (1)
Heritage Auctions has plenty in store for its auction taking place on Aug. 4 in conjunction with the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago — and the highlights set to hit the auction block include “Shoeless” Joe Jackson’s Black Betsy bat and a uniform worn by New York Yankees legend Lou Gehrig during the 1934 Tour of Japan.
Posted on June 30, 2011 – 9:04 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | autographs, baseball, baseball memorabilia, featured, MLB, MLB Authentication program | Comments (1)
Beckett Baseball recently caught up with Michael Posner, the MLB Authentication Program Manager, for a trip down Memory Lane and to revisit some of the basics of the program for newcomers to the hobby.
Posted on June 27, 2011 – 3:24 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | @usabaseball, baseball memorabilia, Bryce Harper, Clayton Kershaw, featured, game-used memorabilia, Mark Teixeira, Mike Moustakas, mike trout, Nine Innings of Summer, Pedro Alvarez, Twitter, USA Baseball, USABaseball.com | Comments (0)
By Chris Olds | Baseball Editor | Commentary Perhaps it’s just a personal bias toward the Red, White and Blue uniforms worn by some of the best baseball players in the country long before they become pros, but the Nine Innings of Summer promotion currently under way from the USA Baseball organization is one that [...]
Posted on May 24, 2011 – 9:19 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Pro Wrestling | baseball, baseball memorabilia, Cincinnati Reds, featured, Macho Man Randy Savage, milb, minor league baseball, Randy Poffo, Randy Savage, Tampa Tarpons | Comments (17)
I hit the Buy It Now button, knowing full well that I could be quite disappointed in an inexpensive but trivial purchase — but I wanted a piece of Poffo, the baseball player, to go with my 1994 Action Packed Macho Man autograph.