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Posted on March 12, 2014 – 12:13 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Non-Sports | collecting, Sports Card Album, technology | Comments (1)
“Sports Card Album was originally intended to be a photo-management tool that would help collectors trade in forums,” Dubois told Beckett Media.
Posted on January 2, 2014 – 2:11 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey | collecting, The Breaks, YouTube | Comments (9)
Ever feel like your collecting habits could make for a TV show?
Posted on October 16, 2013 – 3:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett 20 Questions, Football, Hockey, MMA, Multisport, Non-Sports | baseball cards, basketball cards, Beckett 20 Questions, collecting, football cards, hockey cards, Panini America, press pass, sports cards, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (30)
We’re asking questions that take us behind the scenes in your minds to tell us what you think of several things in the hobby today.
Posted on July 31, 2013 – 11:09 pm | Author: Dan Good
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Hockey, National Sports Collectors Convention | Chicago, collecting, hobby, National, NSCC | Comments (0)
The National Sports Collectors Convention opened Wednesday, giving hobbyists a chance to look at priceless cards and memorabilia – and pick up some special items, too. Here’s a recap from the Beckett team.
Posted on July 31, 2013 – 5:42 pm | Author: Dan Good
National Sports Collectors Convention, Non-Sports | collecting, Jimi Hendrix, music, National, NSCC, paul mccartney | Comments (4)
By Dan Good | Contributing Editor Collectors gathered at Will Simmons’ booth Wednesday, considering the purchase of famous signatures and rare posters. Posters and signatures are pretty common at the National Sports Collectors Convention. But where other dealers sell sports memorabilia and cards, Simmons focuses on rock & roll memorabilia and vintage guitar picks with [...]
Posted on July 21, 2013 – 8:26 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | @patneshek, collecting, Minnesota Twins, MLB, Oakland A's, On the Road with Pat Neshek, Pat Neshek, San Diego Padres | Comments (0)
For collector-turned major league pitcher Pat Neshek, that first baseball card was a pretty big deal.
Posted on July 6, 2013 – 5:09 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Your Turn | collecting, Mount Rushmore, Mount Rushmore of collecting | Comments (54)
Can you pick just four icons who define your collecting world?
Posted on June 25, 2013 – 11:07 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett 20 Questions, Football, Hockey, Non-Sports | autographs, baseball card storage, baseball card supplies, BCS, BGS, card storage, collecting, JSA, memorabilia storage, Sharpie, sports memorabilia, supercollector, TTM autographs, Ultra Pro | Comments (12)
We want to know how you organize, store and display your collection … and more.
Posted on May 24, 2013 – 7:59 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Non-Sports | 1980s, collecting, fun, Garbage Pail Kids, harris toser, mars attacks, movies, music, Non-Sports, philly non-sports card show, rocky iv, TV, Wacky Packages | Comments (5)
It’s easier to describe what non-sports cards aren’t – cards depicting mainstream athletics – than what they entail. Movies. Scenery. Bugs. Art. TV. World leaders. Lingerie models. Pop music. Broadcasters. Historical figures. Superheroes.
Posted on March 20, 2013 – 1:34 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Non-Sports | 42, baseball, Brooklyn Dodgers, Chadwick Boseman, collecting, featured, Hank Aaron, Jackie Robinson, Josh Hamilton, Matt Kemp, MLB, sports movies | Comments (6)
Chadwick Boseman talks 42, fame, autographs and collecting in this exclusive interview with Beckett Media. << By Chris Olds
Posted on January 14, 2013 – 2:39 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Boxing, Football, Golf, Hockey, MMA, Multisport, Non-Sports, Pro Wrestling, Racing, Soccer | $10 Card Shop Challenge, collecting, featured | Comments (44)
Go to a card shop and spend $10 on something (not wax) that will impress. Tell us about your find in the comments below.
Posted on December 31, 2012 – 5:31 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, collecting, featured, Nick Swisher, Panini America, Topps | Comments (9)
Let’s hope that 2013 can be fun for collectors and collecting.
Posted on December 24, 2012 – 6:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Beckett.com, collecting, featured, Parker Stenseth | Comments (28)
A 12-year-old from Fargo, N.D., Parker Stenseth, offers some ideas why kids should collect baseball cards.
Posted on November 1, 2012 – 5:38 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Grading Services, Football, Hockey | Andy Broome, Beckett Grading Services, BGS, Cartoons, collecting | Comments (3)
When Beckett Grading Services’ Andy Broome isn’t busy examining vintage cardboard for defects as part of his day job, he can often be found drawing.
Posted on October 23, 2012 – 12:39 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett 20 Questions | autographs, baseball cards, collecting, commons, game-used, gimmicks, MLB, Panini America, rubber bands, Short-Prints, Topps | Comments (25)
To see where many of you stand on the world of baseball cards, here are 20 questions — some serious, some not — that we’re curious to see how you answer.
Posted on October 9, 2012 – 12:38 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Albert Pujols, autographs, baseball cards, Cal Ripken Jr., collecting, Darryl Strawberry, derek jeter, George Foster, Graig Nettles, Jose Canseco, Nick Swisher, Paul Molitor, postseason baseball, Ryan Braun, Steve Carlton, Steve Garvey | Comments (13)
Years ago, while flipping through my priceless copy of Total Baseball — what us baseball geeks did before the Interwebs — I noticed that a single postseason baseball game was played the day I was born and that a single player had homered that day.
Posted on October 3, 2012 – 5:43 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, Beckett Baseball, Beckett Baseball Your Turn, collecting | Comments (27)
For the next issue of Beckett Baseball, we simply want to know … Who do you collect … and why?
Posted on June 19, 2012 – 12:20 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Golf, Hockey, MMA, Non-Sports, Pro Wrestling, Racing, Soccer | autographs, Beckett Sports Card Monthly, Beckett Sports Card Monthly supercollector, collecting, featured, mike trout | Comments (3)
We’re going to dedicate an entire issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly to SuperCollectors soon — and we want to see your collections.
Posted on March 27, 2012 – 3:37 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | collecting, Keith Olbermann, MLB, Topps | Comments (4)
Noted media personality and collector Keith Olbermann received the “Friend of the Card Stores” award last week during a Topps dealer seminar in Las Vegas.
Posted on March 16, 2012 – 11:42 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey | ABC, Ball Boys, collecting, Hobby Q&A, reality TV | Comments (8)
While many collectors can walk into a hobby shop any day of the week, many others might get their first glimpses — at least in a long time — when Ball Boys debuts on ABC next Saturday afternoon.