Tag Archives: Beckett Auctions

Auction Diary: Wahoo McDaniel’s Rookie Card & Joe Willie Namath come my way

I know nice cards when I see them. I know nice cards when I want them. I know that, most of the time, I can’t afford them.

Beckett’s “Pieces of Hobby History” Monthly Auction closes Sunday

Beckett Auctions is set to close its phenomenal August 2015 “Pieces of Hobby History” Auction this Sunday night, August 23rd. Be sure to check it out and get in on the bidding because there are some amazing pieces up for sale this month sure to whet your appetite. Looking to add an autographed baseball to […]

Beckett’s “Pieces of Hobby History” monthly auction opens Sunday

Beckett Auctions is proud to open its August 2015 “Pieces of Hobby History” Auction this Sunday and there is sure to be something you just can’t live without in this one. There are several amazing items up for sale this month, most notably a 1931 New York Yankees/Philadelphia Athletics autographed baseball, which includes signatures from […]

Iconic cards headed for auction appear at Beckett booth

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Collectors that stopped by the Beckett Media booth at the 36th National Sports Collectors Convention had an opportunity to get an up-close look at some of the hobby’s most coveted cards that will soon be available for bidding in upcoming events from Beckett Auctions and Goodwin & Co. These […]

Promotions To Keep Collectors Busy At The National

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media The 36th National Sports Collectors Convention opens today in Chicago and hobbyists from all over the world are about to convene on the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. Whether they are breaking boxes or hunting for a great item for their personal collections, there are plenty of opportunities to […]

Beckett Auctions’ Boys of Summer sale ends Sunday

Beckett Auctions is set to close its “Boys of Summer” Auction on Sunday. There are several amazing items showcased this month and, as always, there is something available for everyone. Baseball collectors will love this beautiful Cooperstown Hall of Fame bat containing more than 45 autographs, including legends like Ted Williams, Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays and Nolan Ryan. […]

Beckett Auctions’ July sale opens Sunday

Beckett Auctions is proud to open its July “Boys of Summer” Auction on Sunday. There are several showcased items this month, including a couple of great baseball multi-signed pieces. First up is a beautiful Cooperstown Hall of Fame bat containing more 45 autographs, including legends like Ted Williams, Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays, Nolan Ryan and more. Are […]

Beckett Auctions ‘Championship Quest’ ends Sunday

Beckett Auctions’ current sale is set to close this Sunday and there are still plenty of showcase items to pick up — possibly some for a fantastic belated Father’s Day gift.

Beckett Auctions ‘Championship Quest’ opens Sunday

Beckett Auctions is proud to open its June 2015 auction titled “Championship Quest” on Sunday. There are several showcased items this month, most notably the 2014 Topps Triple Threads Dual Cut Signature Relics card featuring Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. This masterpiece is a beautiful copy of the item, which is a 1/1 and has been […]

Newest Goodwin auction opens with rare pieces

The Goodwin & Co. Masterpieces and Uncommon Commons LX Auction is now open for bidding and has some rare pieces of hobby history.

Beckett “Hobby Legends” May auction closes Sunday

Beckett Auctions’ current “Hobby Legends” auction is in its final few days before it closes for good, but there is still time to bid on some pieces of hobby history, both sports and gaming. There are several showcased items this month including the 1968 Topps 3-D Framed proof sheet with eight cut signature autographs authenticated […]

1968 Topps test proof display highlights May auction

  Beckett Auctions is pleased to kick-off its May “Hobby Legends” Auction and there are some unique items on the block this month. Lot No. 1 features a key piece from The Benanti Collection, which is a 1968 Topps Test 3-D Framed Proof Sheet (Non-Lenticular color test) that features eight cut signatures, including Roberto Clemente. Also, making a […]

Beckett May auction includes Power Nine

Though Beckett Auctions has primarily focused on sport cards and memorabilia in its first year, it has dabbled (and sold) some nice non-sport and gaming items. It’s about time to power-up in that department for the May auction, which begins on Thursday and runs through May 17 at 9 p.m. Central with a 15-minute extended bidding window on […]

Beckett “Baseball Returns” Auction Closes Sunday

  By Derek Ficken | Beckett Media and Beckett Auction Services Beckett Auctions’ current “Baseball Returns” auction is in its final few days before it closes for good, but there is still time to bid on some unique items such as several are uncut sheets of sets like Score Football and Kelloggs 3-D cards from […]

Beckett Auctions lands Benanti Collection

Beckett Auctions is pleased to announce the acquisition of items from The Benanti Collection.

Texas find of tobacco and caramel cards highlights Beckett’s Graded Treasures auction

A collection of rare tobacco and caramel cards discovered in Texas has been broken into singles, has been graded and is now on sale in Beckett Auctions’ March 2015 Graded Treasures Auction, which began Thursday and runs through March 22.

Beckett Auctions “All Star” Auction Ends Sunday

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Media Beckett Auctions current auction is in its last few days before it closes for good on one-of-a-kind items like a complete BGS 9.5 set of 1986-87 Fleer Basketball, a Rawlings/Adirondack bat featuring 41 HOF signatures including Willie Mays, Ted Williams, Don Drysdale, and many more! The auction ends Sunday, […]

Gridiron Greats Auction Ends Sunday

There are only two days left on the clock in our Gridiron Greats Auction and with an incredible assortment of over 450 lots of prime football memorabilia, collectors have an excellent opportunity to purchase some true hobby treasures. Among the highlights are some highly-collected cards such as 1997 Upper Deck Legends Autographs in addition a […]

Beckett Auctions Secures Selanne Retirement Night Warm-ups

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Beckett Auctions has extended its long-standing relationship with the Anaheim Ducks and is proud to be selling their game-used memorabilia to collectors and fans. The team recently paid tribute to the on-ice accomplishments of the legendary Teemu Selanne and retired his number prior to a matchup with the […]

Gridiron Greats Auction Starts Today

As you sit back and enjoy this weekend’s NFL playoff action and root for the team you want to see head to the Super Bowl, it will be worth your while to head over to Beckett Auctions and check out the amazing cards and memorabilia up for bidding in our Gridiron Greats auction that starts […]

BVG 5.5 1952 Topps Mantle Variant Highlights December Auction

This year, Beckett Auctions has gone to great lengths to bring collectors some incredible and rare treasures and for their December event, one of the hobby’s most coveted cards is up for bids and the action on the BVG 5.5 1952 Mickey Mantle “B” version is expected to be intense when it starts at 12:00 […]

Auction Estimator: How much will this Mantle fetch?

The 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle is one of the hobby’s most-coveted cards of the bubble-gum era, an iconic want of Baby Boomers and younger baseball fans alike.

Key BGS 10 Peyton Manning hits auction block

A Pristine BGS 10 copy of Peyton Manning’s 1998 SP Authentic Die Cuts card — one of only two cards to receive that grade — has hit the auction block via St. Louis-based Goodwin & Co.

Auction Watch: Auburn gem, Jeter’s glove & BGS

Auction Watch is compiled by Chris Olds every month in Beckett Sports Card Monthly and Beckett Baseball. Want to see even more action from the Auction Block? Pick up an issue.

BGS 9.5 1984-85 Star Jordan Highlights Next Beckett Auction

With the 2014-15 NBA season in full swing, basketball fans are talking about their favorite stars and rookies and Beckett Auctions is ready to celebrate as well by delivering cards and collectibles featuring some of the best hoops stars from the past and present. In fact, we are offering up one of the most fantastic […]

Beckett Auctions Celebrates Legends of Baseball in October

For enthusiasts of fine sports memorabilia, there is nothing to get one’s blood flowing like a chance to own something rare and special. Beckett Auctions is almost ready to let the bidding begin on its October event and there will be something for everyone to consider.

Beckett Auctions “Find of the Week”

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Market Analyst & Auctions Coordinator Beckett Auction Services (www.auctions.beckett.com) has been able to consign many items of sports hobby history since its inception earlier this year. A common theme for the current September auction is showcasing items from “His Airness”, Michael Jordan. One item in particular that caught my eye […]

Beckett Auctions readies its first case break

Beckett Auctions is proud to announce its first case break auction, which will take place this Wednesday.

Beckett Auctions features iconic cards, autographs, memorabilia and more

This month’s collection features hundreds of lots with more than 50 autographed sports jerseys including Robert Griffin III, Barry Sanders and Terry Bradshaw.

Beckett Auctions begins next month

Beckett’s jump into the auction world will start with dozens of lots that include a wide variety of sports and historical items.