Tag Archives: Hall of Fame

Topps adds another variable to wall art … autographs

A dozen new pieces with six new signers are now available on wall art found only on Topps.com with a selection of rookies and legends all found on 10-by-14 pieces in the style of past Bowman and Museum Collection cards.

Box Busters Retro: 2012 Panini Cooperstown baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he turns back the clock three years to rip a box of 2012 Panini Cooperstown in this latest Box Busters Retro video.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Cooperstown baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Panini Cooperstown in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Honus Wagner sells for $1.32 million at auction

It’s a PSA 3 copy of the 1909 T206 Honus Wagner and it was part of the annual Robert Edward Auctions sale that ended Saturday night. After 42 bids, it sold for $1.1 million and that excludes a 20-percent buyer’s premium that raised the sale to $1.32 million.

First Look: 2015 Cooperstown baseball cards

Panini America’s Cooperstown is back after an anniversary year that saw the company’s Hall of Fame brand go high-end. This time around, it remains high-end with the original name used in 2012-13.

Tony Gwynn memorabilia to be sold by SCP Auctions

The memorabilia collection of one of baseball’s greats is headed to the auction block next week.

BGS Diary: WWE Divas Paige & Lana, Harmon Killebrew, Sandy Koufax and Sy Berger, too

For the last few months, I’ve submitted a few 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.

Box Busters: 2014 Panini National Treasures baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2014 Panini National Treasures in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Panini Classics baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Panini Classics in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Panini Hall of Fame 75 Years baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Panini Hall of Fame 75 Years in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First Look: 2014 Panini Classics baseball cards

After nearly a decade on the bench, Classics is back.

Box Busters: 2014 Panini Immaculate Collection baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Panini Immaculate Collection cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First Look: 2014 Panini Hall of Fame 75 Years baseball cards

Panini America’s annual Hall of Fame baseball card set is going high-end.

Poll: Which Tony Gwynn Rookie Card is the best?

Which Gwynn Rookie Card is the best? Take our poll questions to help us decide.

Beckett 20 Questions on … Cleveland and the National Sports Collectors Convention

We’re curious about what you know about Cleveland, so here are the latest 20 questions all with an NSCC or Cleveland-centric twist.

Topps reveals Jose Abreu as one of remaining mystery autograph redemptions

Jose Abreu is among some big names announced Tuesday as having mystery redemption cards.

Hall of Fame voters got it right — because there is no wrong answer

The Hall of Fame voting is in and Baseball Writers’ Association of America got it right.

Managerial debut cards aren’t as illustrious as legendary careers

All three managers elected to the Hall of Fame on Monday had Rookie Cards as players — but they also have debut cards noting their times as managers.

Card Gallery: 2013 Topps Five Star baseball

The sophomore release of Topps’ highest-priced baseball card brand, Five Star, has begun to trickle onto eBay (click to view) with some of the rookie-year concerns alleviated.

At the National: Lelands displays NY Renaissance warm-up – ‘the greatest team nobody knows’

By Dan Good | Contributing Editor Above an iconic baseball card and million-dollar trophy rests an item Josh Evans has spent three decades searching for – a jersey representing the early 1900s New York Renaissance. “The Rens are the great basketball team of all-time that nobody knows,” said Evans, chairman for Lelands Auctions. Lelands is […]

Preview Gallery: 2013 Panini Cooperstown

On a day where many could be talking about those excluded from Cooperstown this year, let’s take a second to see who’s included in Cooperstown this year.

Red Hot & Rare: Short-printed 2001 Topps Archives autos light up auction block

How much for this Lou Brock? You wouldn’t believe it if I typed it.

Box Busters: 2012 Panini National Treasures

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2012 Panini National Treasures in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 Panini Golden Age baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2012 Panini Golden Age in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Early analysis: 2012 Prime Cuts baseball checklist

Here’s a notebook-style look at some of what 2012 Prime Cuts includes as it arrives today from Panini America.

Preview Gallery: 2012 Prime Cuts + win a box

Get a look at 2012 Prime Cuts, which arrives tomorrow, and enter to win a free box.

Predicting the Baseball Hall of Fame vote … and you can cast your own ballot here

Here’s a look at the most-notable players on the ballot when it comes to cardboard. Also … be sure to tell us how you would vote!

Box Busters: 2012 Panini Cooperstown baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2012 Panini Cooperstown in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters Preview II: 2012 Panini Cooperstown

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into another box of 2012 Cooperstown from Panini America after a vintage grab bag from Nick’s Sports Cards in Dallas as an opening act.

Box Busters Preview: 2012 Panini Cooperstown

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2012 Cooperstown baseball cards from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 Press Pass Legends Hall of Fame

Join Beckett Media’s Bryan Hornbeck and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2012 Press Pass Legends Hall of Fame Edition boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panini contest offers trips to Halls of Fame

If you’ve always wanted to visit a Hall of Fame but couldn’t, Panini America might be able to help you out.

Ripping Retail: 2008 Topps Update HTA Jumbo

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.

AT THE NATIONAL: Hall of Famer Earl Weaver affirms $3 thrift-store find with a glance

“Does it have the pocket for my cigarettes?” asked Hall of Fame manager Earl Weaver when presented with one of his old jerseys at the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Barry Larkin’s baseball card basics

You can revisit Barry Larkin’s Hall of Fame career though his baseball cards.