Posted on November 27, 2014 – 12:02 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Grading Services, Pro Wrestling | 1957 Topps, 1971-72 Topps, 2005 Topps Fan Favorites, 2010 Bowman, 2013 Topps WWE, AJ Lee, Beckett Grading Services, Beckett Vintage Grading, BGS Diary, Bryce Harper, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Cavaliers, Dr. Jim Beckett, frank Robinson, John Johnson, Topps, USA Baseball, WWE, WWE Divas | Comments (4)
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. Here is the batch of five cards I got back from BGS for November.
Posted on July 2, 2013 – 7:53 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 2004 Bowman Chrome Draft, 2004 SP Prospects, Cincinnati Reds, Homer Bailey, Homer Bailey no-hitter, MLB, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (2)
Homer Bailey threw his second no-hitter since September on Tuesday night.
Posted on May 23, 2013 – 4:01 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, Breaker Central, News Categories | 2013 Topps Museum Collection, @datdudeBP, box breaks, Brandon Phillips, Cincinnati Reds, Topps | Comments (67)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2013 Topps Museum Collection in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on September 28, 2012 – 8:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 2004 Bowman Draft, 2004 SP Prospects, Cincinnati Reds, Homer Bailey, Homer Bailey no-hitter, MLB | Comments (5)
Homer painted a masterpiece against the Pirates Friday night.
Posted on August 21, 2012 – 11:26 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, Billy Hamilton, Billy Hamilton autograph, Cincinnati Reds, Reds, Rickey Henderson, stolen bases, Topps, TRISTAR, Upper Deck, Vince Coleman | Comments (3)
Cincinnati Reds minor leaguer Billy Hamilton firmly placed himself in the baseball record books Tuesday night.
Posted on July 22, 2012 – 10:34 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Larkin, Cincinnati Reds, Donruss, Fleer, Hall of Fame, Moeller High School, Panini America, Topps | Comments (3)
You can revisit Barry Larkin’s Hall of Fame career though his baseball cards.
Posted on March 30, 2012 – 10:06 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, 2012 Topps Prime 9, Cincinnati Reds, frank Robinson, MLB | Comments (0)
Topps has announced its latest HTA Prime 9 card of the year, and it’s Frank Robinson who is the newest player to be part of its hobby shop redemption card program.
Posted on December 13, 2011 – 8:33 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2001 Stadium Club, Andy Phillips, Cincinnati Reds, Hiroshima Carp, New York Yankees, Nippon Professional Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates, Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, Topps, University of Alabama | Comments (2)
We all have our “common” players who we collect for varying reasons. We all have our local stars who made it or a college player who defied the odds and made it to pro sports from Smalltown USA.
Posted on November 8, 2011 – 4:36 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011 Leaf Pete Rose Legacy, Cincinnati Reds, featured, Leaf, Montreal Expos, Pete Rose, Philadelphia Phillies | Comments (10)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip some 2011 Leaf Pete Rose Legacy boxes along with Leaf’s Brian Gray in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on September 21, 2011 – 5:25 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Leaf Pete Rose Legacy, baseball cards, Cincinnati Reds, Leaf, MLB, Montreal Expos, Pete Rose, Philadelphia Phillies, Ty Cobb | Comments (10)
Baseball’s career hits leader Pete Rose is one of the sports world’s most polarizing — and, yet in some areas, beloved — figures.
Posted on July 19, 2011 – 11:10 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, Cincinnati Reds, Johnny Bench, Prime 9, Topps | Comments (3)
Cincinnati Reds legend and Hall of Famer Johnny Bench is the first Topps Prime 9 player as announced Tuesday.
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.