Posted on December 31, 2011 – 11:56 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2003 Topps 205, 2003 Topps 205 Series 2, Delmon Young, Dontrelle Willis, featured, Felix Pie, Hank Aaron, MLB, Rich Harden, T205, tobacco cards, Topps | Comments (2)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2003 Topps 205 Series 2 baseball cards in this retro edition of Box Busters.
Posted on December 17, 2011 – 1:34 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Archives, 2012 Topps Fan Favorites, Albert Pujols, featured, Hank Aaron, Ken Griffey Jr, MLB, Robinson Cano, Sandy Koufax, Topps | Comments (23)
Last produced in 2002 but with a history linking back to the early 1990s, Topps Archives will revive the looks of old Topps designs with brand new images of present-day players, reprints and more from the past when it arrives on May 23.
Posted on November 30, 2011 – 3:52 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1989 Topps Traded, featured, Hank Aaron, Ken Griffey, Ken Griffey Jr, Ken Griffey Jr. autographs, MLB, Topps, Upper Deck, Willie Mays | Comments (36)
The biggest hobby news of this week was Topps landing Ken Griffey Jr. to an autograph deal beginning next year, and instantly after hearing that the idea of the card above — an autographed 1989 Topps Traded buyback card — came to my mind.
Posted on November 11, 2011 – 4:04 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Marquee, 2012 Topps Museum Collection, baseball cards, derek jeter, featured, Hank Aaron, Ichiro, MLB, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (28)
It’s 2012 Topps Museum Collection — a high-end line with four packs per box and one Relic or autographed Relic in every pack. Where’s the crazy part come in? Earlier this year — actually less than a month ago — the company teased 2012 Topps Marquee.
Posted on November 3, 2011 – 4:02 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Gypsy Queen, Babe Ruth, baseball cards, Carl Yastrzemski, featured, frank Robinson, Gypsy Queen, Hank Aaron, Matt Kemp, MLB, New York Yankees, Reggie Jackson, Robinson Cano, Ryne Sandberg, Sandy Koufax, Topps, Ty Cobb, Wille Mays | Comments (14)
One of Topps’ most popular retro baseball card lines of the year, Gypsy Queen, will be back once again in 2012.
Posted on October 22, 2011 – 12:53 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Marquee, derek jeter, Evan Longoria, featured, Hank Aaron, MLB, Nolan Ryan, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (44)
Topps has teased what its Topps Marquee baseball set will look like next year by releasing a few mocked up card images for the high-end set coming in 2012.
Posted on September 2, 2011 – 9:19 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Topps, Albert Pujols, derek jeter, featured, Hank Aaron, Ichiro Suzuki, Jackie Robinson, Johnny Bench, Mickey Mantle, Mike Schmidt, Sandy Koufax, Topps | Comments (7)
Topps’ ongoing hobby shop redemption-card promotion, Prime 9, is beginning its seventh week with this week’s selection being Hall of Famer Mickey Mantle.
Posted on August 30, 2011 – 4:28 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Tribute, featured, Hank Aaron, MLB, Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays | Comments (11)
Topps unveiled its first high-end product of the 2012 baseball card season Tuesday evening and it’s the newest edition of the product that might have been the runaway hit of the high-end offerings this year.
Posted on July 29, 2011 – 4:40 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2011 In The Game Heroes & Prospects Baseball Hits, 2011 Topps Diamond Giveaway, Allen & Ginter, Avengers, Bryce Harper, Bubby Johanson, dacardworld, Dave and Adam's Cardworld, featured, Hank Aaron, Honus Wagner, Kobe Bryant, Kree-Skrull war, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Mickey Mantle, milb, National Sports Collectors Convention, Nicktoons, NSCC, Oldspice, Panini America, Racing prayer, Rookies & Stars, Score Hockey, Topps, Ultimate Collection Hockey, Upper Deck | Comments (1)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 25 – July 29.
Posted on July 28, 2011 – 3:51 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball, baseball cards, Hank Aaron, In The Game, ITG Heroes and Prospects Baseball Hits | Comments (0)
If you’re a fan of big hits and prospects — and that’s it — you just might find what you’re looking for in the second installment of In The Game’s baseball line.
Posted on July 21, 2011 – 4:39 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 TRISTAR Obak, Babe Ruth, baseball cards, Cal Ripken Jr., featured, Hank Aaron, Hank Greenberg, Ichiro, Joe DiMaggio, Ken Griffey Jr, Mickey Mantle, mike trout, MLB, New York Yankees, NSCC, Obak, The National, TRISTAR, Whitey Ford | Comments (2)
TRISTAR will have plenty of things in store at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention just two weeks away in Chicago and one of them is the debut of its latest baseball card set, 2011 Obak, which also is known as “A History of the Game.”
Posted on April 26, 2011 – 5:22 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011 Topps Gypsy Queen, baseball cards, derek jeter, featured, Hank Aaron, Ichiro Suzuki, MLB, Sandy Koufax, Topps | Comments (6)
While our Box Busters episode is forthcoming sometime soon, we couldn’t wait to show you more of what might be in store from boxes of 2011 Topps Gypsy Queen.
Posted on April 11, 2011 – 11:53 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball | auctions, Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron, Joe Namath, LeBron James, Memory Lane Inc., Michael Jordan, Mickey Mantle, Pete Maravich, Pete Rose, Rookie Cards, Sandy Koufax | Comments (0)
Among the lots in Memory Lane Inc.’s latest auction is one that features five pairs of game-used LeBron James size 16 Nikes — all worn during Games 2-6 of the 2008 Eastern Conference Finals. Each is signed as a 1/1 and was acquired and witnessed by Upper Deck Authenticated. The minimum bid? $5,000. The event opened on Saturday and all auctions will close on April 28.
Posted on March 29, 2011 – 10:50 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball, featured, Hank Aaron, Heritage Auctions, Jim Otto, Michael Phelps, Ted Williams | Comments (3)
A jersey worn by former home run champion Hank Aaron during his rookie season in 1954 will be up for grabs in a Heritage Auctions sale next month and is expected to fetch six figures.
Posted on February 23, 2011 – 8:06 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball | 2011 Topps, 60th anniversary, featured, Hank Aaron, Topps | Comments (3)
Topps kicks off a media blitz this week when legendary baseball player Hank Aaron appears on The Late Show with David Letterman tonight. He gives Letterman a special gift (that I won’t give away now, but will update after the show).