Posted on September 10, 2012 – 11:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 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 August 5, 2012 – 9:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 National Sports Collectors Convention, Baltimore Orioles, Ben Aguirre, Earl Weaver, featured, Hall of Fame, NSCC, TRISTAR | Comments (4)
“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.
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 July 20, 2012 – 12:05 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball stamps, featured, Hall of Fame, Joe DiMaggio, Larry Doby, Ted Williams, USPS, Willie Stargell | Comments (6)
A series of MLB All-Stars Forever stamps is now available featuring four Hall of Famers.
Posted on May 15, 2012 – 3:51 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Cooperstown, Hall of Fame, Josh Hamilton, Tampa Bay Rays, Texas Rangers | Comments (1)
His bat is headed to Cooperstown, his baseball cards are headed upward.
Posted on May 14, 2012 – 12:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Panini Cooperstown, Baseball Hall of Fame, Bob Gibson, Carl Yastrzemski, Cooperstown, featured, Hall of Fame, Harmon Killebrew, MLB, MLBPA | Comments (20)
Panini America is aiming to make “Cooperstown” synonymous with one more thing — baseball cards.
Posted on April 20, 2012 – 10:00 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | featured, Goodwin & Co., Hall of Fame, Honus Wagner, Pittsburgh Pirates, T206 | Comments (4)
An SGC 40 specimen of the hobby’s most-famous baseball card sold for more than a million dollars on Friday morning at auction.
Posted on January 30, 2012 – 4:08 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Larkin, Baseball Hall of Fame, Beckett Baseball, Hall of Fame, Ron Santo | Comments (24)
If you had one vote, who would you vote for and why?
Posted on December 22, 2011 – 12:04 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Non-Sports | 1927 New York Yankees, 2011 Donruss Limited Cuts, autographs, baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, featured, Hall of Fame, New York Yankees, Panini America | Comments (4)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of $200 2011 Donruss Limited Cuts packs in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on October 10, 2011 – 9:20 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball art, Diamond KIngs, Dick Perez, Hall of Fame, Mickey Mantle, Nolan Ryan, The Immortals, Yogi Berra | Comments (1)
Some of the baseball card world’s most memorable paintings — and hundreds more — are now available at your fingertips as Dick Perez has taken his Immortals book digital.
Posted on June 17, 2011 – 9:31 am | Author: tolentinotown
Football | 2011 Timeless Treasures Football, Classic Cuts, Deion Sanders, Dutch Clark, featured, Football Hall of Fame, Hall of Fame, Jim Thorpe, lockout, Marshall Faulk, Red Grange, Timeless Treasures, Timeless Treasures Football Cards | Comments (1)
Continuing to assert the fact that football cards — if not football itself — will be around in 2011, Panini America announced yesterday that the greats of the gridiron will have a home in one of its most beloved brands.
Posted on March 16, 2011 – 10:59 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball, Beckett Sports Card Monthly, Diamond KIngs, Dick Perez, Donruss, featured, Hall of Fame, MLB, sports art | Comments (0)
A collector might best remember Dick Perez from his Diamond Kings cards made by Donruss in the 1980s — and that’s what we recently hooked up with him to discuss for the next issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly dedicated solely to the decade where the hobby exploded into the mainstream and started to become what it is today.