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Tag Archives: Honus Wagner

T206 Honus Wagner headlines next SCP Auction

The Holy Grail of baseball cards is heading to the auction block tomorrow via SCP Auctions.

Elemetal combines MLB legend with silver

A new player in the sports collectables field has recruited a baseball legend.

First Look: 2014 Panini Classics baseball cards

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

2014 Industry Summit: Recapping Day 1

Here’s a picture recap of the first day of the 2014 Industry Summit.

Richard McWilliam dies, Mastro pleads guilty, Panini gets Lillard: A look at the top stories from 2013

The last year had some memorable moments in cards – good and bad.

Mastro pleads guilty to mail fraud, admits trimming famed Honus Wagner card

Former auction house executive Bill Mastro pleased guilty to mail fraud in a U.S. District Court on Thursday and in the process admitted that he had trimmed the most-expensive and most-famous baseball card in existence as part of his testimony.

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 […]

Honus Wagner T206 sells for $2.1 million (updated)

Amount is the second-highest ever paid for a Wagner.

ESPN short examines the $2.8 million Honus Wagner — and its legal baggage

An ESPN 30 For 30 segment, “Holy Grail: The T206 Honus Wagner” explores the tale of the world’s most valuable — and controversial — baseball card.

Honus Wagner PSA 5 to hit block via Goldin Auctions

Forget the Hall of Fame vote, a Hall of Fame caliber baseball card is hitting the auction block.

Sporting News set hits auction block on Friday

An attic find will soon hit the auction block through Memory Lane Inc.

Five baseball card trades Jeffrey Loria would make

After the Florida Marlins’ latest firesale blockbuster trade, Olds started wondering … what other baseball trades might Jeffrey Loria make?

Mastro, Allen indicted on fraud charges

Sports auction house executives Bill Mastro and Doug Allen were indicted by a federal grand jury in Chicago on Wednesday on charges of fraud.

Ohio man finds obscure cards in attic; Could be worth millions

Digging through an attic can be fun by uncovering old family treasures, secrets and sometimes even a stash of old baseball cards.

Memory Lane auction brings in more than $2M

The auction blocks have been hot and heavy with Honus Wagner’s famous card, but that doesn’t mean the price has come down.

Honus Wagner card sells for $1.23 million

An SGC 40 specimen of the hobby’s most-famous baseball card sold for more than a million dollars on Friday morning at auction.

Rare Wagner and Plank T206 hit auction block on Tuesday

  By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor Another famous Honus Wagner cards is hitting the auction block on Tuesday. The card – along with several others from the T-206 set – is being sold by a Houston businessman, who didn’t want to be identified, the St. Louis Dispatch reports. A St. Louis collectibles dealer is […]

Memory Lane Inc. to auction PSA 2 Honus Wagner

It’s a Honus Wagner T206 tobacco card, and it headlines Memory Lane Inc.’s Holy Grail Auction, which launches on April 21 and ends on May 5. The opening bid is $550,000.

T206 Plank tops $100K at auction as expected

A PSA 5 specimen of one of the hobby’s more sought-after pre-war cards sold for more than $100,000 as had been expected in Memory Lane Inc.’s Winter Classics Auction that closed on Saturday night.

Memory Lane Inc. set to auction six-figure Plank

A PSA 5 Eddie Plank T206 card is among the treasures up for sale in Memory Lane Inc.’s Winter Classics Auction which opens on Saturday.

Entrepreneur John Rogers knows the worth of a few pictures – and it’s good business

Arkansas entrepreneur John Rogers is a noted collector — he paid $1.62 million for a Honus Wagner T206 card in 2008 — but the next step for him was to own the original pieces that have made a few baseball cards in the past but really are items that have helped shape something much more impressive, something more indelible.

Memory Lane to sell million-dollar vintage PSA collection of landmark singles and sets

Memory Lane Inc. has acquired a collection consisting of more than 20,000 PSA-graded vintage cards from a long-time collector in the northeast — a million-dollar-plus highlight reel of cardboard history.

Weekly Highlights (July 25 – July 29)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 25 – July 29.

Weekly Highlights (July 4 – July 8)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for July 4 – July 8.

Ever wanted a T206 Honus Wagner? It can be yours for $325,000 …

Few of us have the means to purchase a T206 Honus Wagner — there’s something about a six-figure price tag — but often those who do can’t find one.