Posted on January 20, 2015 – 8:51 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Grading Services | Alabama Crimson Tide, BGS, BGS Diary, Bill Murray, Bull Durham, Chicago White Sox, Elizabeth, Julius Erving, Macho Man Randy Savage, Mark Ingram, Michael Jordan, minor league baseball, Philadelphia 76ers, Ron Shelton, Salt Lake Trappers, Star, Upper Deck, WWE, WWF | Comments (5)
By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor | Commentary For the last few months, I’ve submitted five cards a month to Beckett Grading Services to finally get some of the cards I like into slabs. Selecting which cards to submit has been easier said than done — and the results can be interesting, too. Here […]
Posted on January 5, 2015 – 12:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Grading Services | BGS Diary, BGS Diary Predictor, Bill Murray, Bull Durham, Chicago White Sox, Jim Abbott, Julius Erving, Little Sun, Mark Ingram, Michael Jordan, milb, Miss Elizabeth, MLB, NBA, nfl, Nick Swisher, O-Pee-Chee, Randy Savage, Salt Lake Trappers, Star, Stuart Scott, Topps, Upper Deck, WWE, WWF | Comments (1)
We want to see if you can predict which of his cards will end up slabbed. Of the 10 cards listed below, five are headed to BGS today for his next BGS Diary.
Posted on March 19, 2013 – 11:46 am | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Updates | 1987 Durham Bulls ProCards, 2008 Bowman, 2008 Bowman Scouts Autographs, Alex Smith, Bull Durham, Durham Bulls, milb, minor league baseball, sports movies, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins | Comments (4)
Imagine making The Show but not knowing it until 25 years later.
Posted on March 14, 2013 – 4:31 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Hockey, News Categories, Pop Culture News, Vintage News, World Of Sports | 42, A League of Their Own, Babe Ruth, Ben Affleck, Bull Durham, Chadwick Boseman, Daredevil, Denzel Washington, featured, Jackie Robinson, John Goodman, Kevin Costner, Lou Gehrig, Major League, Max Patkin, McFarlane Toys, Mike Eruzione, Miracle, New York Yankees, Panini America, Pride of the Yankees, Remember the Titans, Rene Russo, Rocky, sports movies, Sylvester Stallone, Tin Cup, Tom Hanks, Upper Deck, Vince Papale, Will Ferrell | Comments (15)
For the next issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly, we’re curious about what you think, what you remember and what you know about sports films.
Posted on February 24, 2013 – 2:05 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 1990 Little Sun Writers, Ball Four, Bang the Drum Slowly, Baseball Reliquary, Bronx Zoo, Bull Durham, Field of Dreams, Grantland Rice, Henry Chadwick, Jim Bouton, John Thorn, New York Yankees, Peter Golenbock, Red Smith, Robert Deniro, Roger Creamer, Ron Shelton, Spitball, Sports Illustrated, Total Baseball, W.P. Kinsella | Comments (5)
The 1990 Little Sun Writers set features cards of notable baseball writers.
Posted on July 24, 2012 – 11:04 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Annie Savoy, baseball trades, Beckett Baseball, Bull Durham, featured, Ichiro Suzuki | Comments (36)
In short, we want to know … What baseball trades do you remember most?
Posted on August 20, 2011 – 8:23 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Billings Mustangs, Bull Durham, Carolina League, Durham Bulls, featured, Kevin Costner | Comments (12)
We’ve been busy prepping the Sports Movies Issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly, which means I’ve taken some time to re-watch a few memorable DVDs to soak up some of the nuances one last time before we put it all down on paper.
Posted on August 25, 2009 – 11:10 am | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Updates | 1963 Topps, baseball movies, Bull Durham, Durham Bulls, Kevin Costner, minor league baseball, Nuke LaLoosh, Obak, Ron Shelton, Steve Dalkowski, Tim Robbins, Topps, TRISTAR | Comments (0)
Steve Dalkowski was at one time regarded as the hardest-throwing pitcher ever, some saying he threw 110 miles an hour — at least that’s what the back of his newest baseball card says.