Posted on November 18, 2014 – 3:07 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2014 Topps Chrome Update, 2014 Topps Update, Adam Jones, Adam Wainwright, Andrew McCutchen, Brandon Moss, Charlie Blackmon, Clayton Kershaw, Craig Kimbrel, derek jeter, Felix Hernandez, Freddie Freeman, Giancarlo Stanton, Glen Perkins, Jose Abreu, Josh Donaldson, Josh Harrison, Kyle Seager, Matt Carpenter, Miguel Cabrera, mike trout, MLB All-Star Game, Nelson Cruz, Paul Goldschmidt, Robinson Cano, Yasiel Puig, Yoenis Cespedes, Yu Darvish | Comments (9)
Topps Chrome Update is back — and so is the “holiday megabox.”
Posted on November 5, 2014 – 4:16 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Latest News | baseball awards, Beckett Baseball, Bowman Heritage, Clayton Kershaw, Grandstand, Great Lakes Loons, Los Angeles Dodgers, Panini America, Players Choice Awards, Topps, USA Baseball | Comments (0)
This month’s Beckett Baseball cover star, Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw, picked up a record three Players Choice awards this week.
Posted on October 7, 2014 – 3:46 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1927 New York Yankees, 2014 Classics, 2014 Panini Classics, Albert Pujols, Bob Meusel, Clayton Kershaw, Eddie Collins, Enos Slaughter, Frank Chance, Gabby Hartnett, Hall of Fame, Honus Wagner, Jackie Robinson, Jake Daubert, Jim Thorpe, Joe DiMaggio, Kris Bryant, Lou Gehrig, Masahiro Tanaka, MLBPA, Panini America, Roberto Clemente, Roger Bresnahan, Roger Maris, Yu Darvish | Comments (4)
After nearly a decade on the bench, Classics is back.
Posted on October 3, 2014 – 3:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | Astros, Billy Hamilton, Bryce Harper, Clayton Kershaw, derek jeter, Giancarlo Stanton, Jose Abreu, Jose Altuve, MLB, MLB playoffs, Omar Vizquel, Panini America, Stephen Strasburg, Tigers, Topps, Ty Cobb, World Series, Yankees | Comments (6)
Take a break from the action and check out our latest 20 Questions on the best players of 2014 as well as offer your take on today’s cardboard and more.
Posted on September 5, 2014 – 2:33 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | Albert Pujols, Bowman Chrome, Bowman Chrome autographs, Bryce Harper, Byron Buxton, Clayton Kershaw, Jose Abreu, Kris Bryant, mike trout, Yasiel Puig | Comments (2)
Ever wonder which Bowman Chrome prospect/rookie autos (excluding parallels*) are the most expensive?
Posted on June 24, 2014 – 12:59 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 1983 Donruss, 1983 Fleer, 1983 Topps, Allen & Ginter, Andre Dawson, braves, Cal Ripken Jr., Clayton Kershaw, Cubs, Dale Murphy, derek jeter, Dodgers, Golden Age, Greg Maddux, Hall of Famers, Joe Jackson, Joe Morgan, Montreal Expos, Pete Rose, Reds, Tom Glavine, Tony Gwynn, Vin Scully, Wade Boggs, Yankees | Comments (16)
There’s plenty going on in baseball, so we’ll keep this edition of 20 Questions short and to the point with questions about hot hitters, strong arms and plenty of baseball cards.
Posted on May 9, 2014 – 12:54 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB, Topps | Comments (1)
Every time he strikes out a batter this season, Kershaw’s Challenge gets paid a certain amount, too.
Posted on October 7, 2013 – 11:32 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 2013 MLB season, Alfonso Soriano, Andrew McCutchen, Chris Davis, Clayton Kershaw, Jose Fernandez, Jose Iglesias, Josh Donaldson, Matt Harvey, Max Scherzer, MLB, Paul Goldschmidt, Wil Myers, Yasiel Puig | Comments (5)
Pick your top five surprises in MLB here.
Posted on May 3, 2013 – 11:54 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | Aaron Rodgers, Andrew McCutchen, Bryce Harper, Clayton Kershaw, derek jeter, Felix Hernandez, McFarlane Toys, mike trout, Prince Fielder, SportsPicks, Stephen Strasburg, Tim Tebow, Tony Gwynn | Comments (9)
McFarlane Toys has created a chase version of Mike Trout’s figure that includes an MLB-authenticated piece of one of his stolen bases from last season.
Posted on September 10, 2012 – 11:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, Breaker Central, News Categories | 2008 Topps Update, baseball cards, Clayton Kershaw, Hall of Fame, HTA Jumbo boxes, Topps, World Baseball Classic | Comments (5)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a 2008 Topps Update HTA Jumbo box found at a retail store in this latest episode of Ripping Retail.
Posted on January 20, 2012 – 4:45 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Playoff Contenders, Bob Feller, Cal Ripken Jr., Clayton Kershaw, featured, Josh Hamilton, Panini America, Stan Musial, Will Clark | Comments (16)
Panini America released the basic box breakdown information and additional preview images for its forthcoming 2011 Playoff Contenders baseball card set on Friday, the second of its MLBPA-approved products and the first to have a deeper MLB player presence inside.
Posted on November 7, 2011 – 2:37 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps MLB sticker collection, Chase Utley, Clayton Kershaw, David Wright, featured, Justin Verlander, Mike Napoli, MLB, Mr. Met, Prince Fielder, stickers, Topps | Comments (9)
Topps unveiled the first details and preview images for its 2012 MLB Sticker Collection on Monday, a 309-sticker collection with some new touches.
Posted on September 26, 2011 – 6:44 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Donruss Elite Extra Edition, 2011 Playoff Contenders, Anthony Rendon, Brandon Belt, bubba starling, Clayton Kershaw, Eric Hosmer, featured, Gerritt Cole, Josh Hamilton, Justin Verlander, Panini America, Trevor Bauer | Comments (5)
While there are a few months to go before the arrival of 2011 Donruss Elite Extra Edition on Dec. 21 followed swiftly by 2011 Playoff Contenders, which will arrive on Jan. 11, 2012, barring any unforeseen delays, we have images and details for both releases.
Posted on September 7, 2011 – 7:31 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011 Topps Chrome, Albert Pujols, Clayton Kershaw, Craig Kimbrel, featured, Topps Chrome | Comments (2)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a 2011 Topps Chrome baseball value pack in this latest Ripping Retail video.
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 […]