Posted on May 12, 2014 – 2:24 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Your Turn | Hideki Matsui, Hideo Nomo, Ichiro Suzuki, Japanese baseball, Masahiro Tanaka, Nippon Professional Baseball, NPB, Yu Darvish | Comments (2)
With the Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka continuing to impress and the Rangers’ Yu Darvish continuing to come so close to throwing major-league no-nos, it seems that Japanese players’ impacts upon MLB might be at an all-time high.
Posted on January 15, 2014 – 3:12 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Boxing, Golf, Hockey, Multisport, Non-Sports, Pro Wrestling, Racing, Soccer, Tennis, Your Turn | 2000 Upper Deck Ovation Japan, Ichiro Suzuki, NPB, Upper Deck | Comments (25)
We want you to show us your favorite cards — as long as they aren’t the norm. Show us and tell us about your favorite “other” card or set in the comments below.
Posted on November 6, 2013 – 9:33 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2013 Leaf Ichiro Immortal Collection, baseball, Ichiro Suzuki, Leaf Trading Cards | Comments (20)
If you’ve been waiting patiently for Ichiro Suzuki baseball cards, you now have your high-end chance with 2013 Leaf Ichiro Immortal Collection.
Posted on October 23, 2013 – 3:10 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett 20 Questions | Albert Pujols, autographs, Bowman, Classic, diecuts, Donruss, Errors & variations, Fleer, fun, game-used memorabilia, hobby shop, Ichiro Suzuki, Joe DiMaggio, Ken Griffey Jr, Michael Wacha, packaging, Panini America, printing plate, Redemptions, Topps, Upper Deck, Yasiel Puig | Comments (14)
Here’s the latest installment of Beckett’s 20 Questions … this time focusing on baseball cards.
Posted on December 31, 2012 – 2:13 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Hockey, MMA, Multisport, Non-Sports, Pro Wrestling, Racing, Soccer | @RGIII, Alabama football, Andrew Luck, Bear Bryant, Beckett Sports Card Monthly, Cal Ripken Jr., cam newton, derek jeter, Emmitt Smith, Ichiro Suzuki, Josh Hamilton, Ken Griffey Jr, Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan, Nolan Ryan, The National, Tim Tebow | Comments (3)
Beckett Sports Card Monthly is where we give readers a little more to read about your hobby each and every month.
Posted on October 20, 2012 – 10:15 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball bats, game-used memorabilia, Ichiro Suzuki, New York Yankees, Orix Blue Wave, Seattle Mariners, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (0)
It’s no secret that baseball players can be a superstitious, ritualistic and detail-oriented bunch.
Posted on October 18, 2012 – 4:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2012 Topps Update, Bryce Harper, Ichiro Suzuki, MLB, Topps, Yu Darvish | Comments (11)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into 2012 Topps Update in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on October 2, 2012 – 6:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Heritage High Number, Bryce Harper, featured, Ichiro Suzuki, New York Yankees, Will Middlebrooks, Yoenis Cespedes, Yu Darvish | Comments (15)
Topps announced Tuesday that it will release a 100-card 2012 Topps Heritage High Number boxed set exclusively via ShopTopps.com.
Posted on October 2, 2012 – 11:32 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | best-selling jerseys, Bryce Harper, derek jeter, Ichiro Suzuki, Josh Hamilton, Matt Kemp, mike trout, MLB, Yu Darvish | Comments (2)
In a season with plenty of breakout stars and newcomers, one constant is atop the list of MLB’s best-selling jerseys.
Posted on July 25, 2012 – 8:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Bowman Chrome, 2012 Bowman Sterling, 2012 Topps Five Star, 2012 Topps Update, featured, Ichiro Suzuki, Ichiro Yankees, MLB, New York Yankees, Nippon Professional Baseball, NPB, Orix Blue Wave, Seattle Mariners, Topps, Yankees | Comments (16)
Ichiro Suzuki’s New York career is just two games old and that means it’s time for one thing — his first Yankees baseball cards.
Posted on July 24, 2012 – 11:04 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Annie Savoy, baseball trades, Beckett Baseball, Bull Durham, featured, Ichiro Suzuki | Comments (36)
In short, we want to know … What baseball trades do you remember most?
Posted on July 23, 2012 – 5:25 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1993 BBM, 2001 Ultimate Collection, Ichiro Suzuki, Ichiro Yankees, Japanese baseball, Leaf, New York Yankees, NPB, Panini America, Topps | Comments (15)
Japanese superstar and future Hall of Famer Ichiro Suzuki has been traded to the New York Yankees.
Posted on April 13, 2012 – 11:53 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Triple Threads, Babe Ruth, featured, Ichiro Suzuki, Lou Gehrig, Matt Moore, Mickey Mantle, MLB, Rickey Henderson, Sandy Koufax, Topps, Triple Threads | Comments (24)
Topps released the basic product information and preview images for this year’s edition of Triple Threads on Friday, and it looks like the seventh edition of the always-popular hit- and autograph-laden brand will deliver what collectors have come to expect — maybe more.
Posted on December 29, 2011 – 4:07 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Donruss Elite Extra Edition, Dante Bichette, featured, Ichiro Suzuki, MLB, MLBPA, Panini America, Trevor Bauer | Comments (11)
Some of the first behind-the-scenes glimpses of real, printed cards from Panini America’s first MLBPA-approved baseball card set, 2011 Donruss Elite, have arrived.
Posted on December 17, 2011 – 1:33 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Playoff Contenders, Albert Pujols, Anthony Rendon, Dustin Pedroia, Dylan Bundy, featured, Ichiro Suzuki, Josh Beckett, Josh Hamilton, Justin Verlander, MLB, MLBPA, Panini America, Ryan Howard, Trevor Bauer | Comments (3)
With the first MLBPA-approved Panini America baseball set just days away in 2011 Donruss Elite Extra Edition, we’ll soon be getting our first looks at how Panini will be handling the challenge of logo usage on its cards for players who had been draft picks or minor leaguers this past season.
Posted on October 10, 2011 – 9:44 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Leaf Metal Draft, Ichiro Suzuki, Leaf | Comments (5)
Leaf’s debut baseball set, 2011 Leaf Metal Draft, is scheduled to arrive this week and it’s going to have redemptions.
Posted on October 7, 2011 – 1:46 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Donruss Elite Extra Edition, 2011 Playoff Contenders, featured, Ichiro Suzuki, Josh Hamilton, Mariano Rivera, MLBPA, New York Yankees, Panini America | Comments (8)
There’s one question on many collectors’ minds that will likely be answered with their first glance at a baseball card from one of Panini America’s upcoming releases. How will they do it?
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 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 8, 2011 – 11:30 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Topps baseball, Albert Pujols, baseball cards, Buster Posey, featured, Ichiro Suzuki, MLB, Topps | Comments (1)
This year’s edition of the hobby’s most-collected baseball card set, the Topps flagship set, will arrive in factory set form in mid-July packing a bit of a bonus.