Posted on December 2, 2014 – 8:25 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Grading Services, Football, Just for Fun, Pro Wrestling | 2006 Topps Allen & Ginter, Alabama football, Allen & Ginter, Allen Iverson, Barry Larkin, Barry Sanders, Dennis Haysbert, Donruss/Playoff, Ichiro Suzuki, Joe Jackson, Ken Griffey Jr, Major League, Nick Saban, NWA, Road Warriors, Roger Maris, Score Board, Topps | Comments (0)
He’s prepared his five cards for grading in December and we want to see if you can predict which of his cards will end up slabbed. Of the 10 cards listed below, five are headed to BGS today for his next BGS Diary.
Posted on June 24, 2014 – 12:59 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 1983 Donruss, 1983 Fleer, 1983 Topps, Allen & Ginter, Andre Dawson, braves, Cal Ripken Jr., Clayton Kershaw, Cubs, Dale Murphy, derek jeter, Dodgers, Golden Age, Greg Maddux, Hall of Famers, Joe Jackson, Joe Morgan, Montreal Expos, Pete Rose, Reds, Tom Glavine, Tony Gwynn, Vin Scully, Wade Boggs, Yankees | Comments (16)
There’s plenty going on in baseball, so we’ll keep this edition of 20 Questions short and to the point with questions about hot hitters, strong arms and plenty of baseball cards.
Posted on October 7, 2013 – 5:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | Bad News Bears, Baseball Hall of Fame, Joe Jackson, Josh Hamilton, licensing, Mark Warsop, MLB Properties, MLBPA, Panini America, Panini baseball cards, Pete Rose, Stephen Strasburg, USA Baseball, Vin Scully, Yasiel Puig | Comments (7)
“The time really has flown by — they say that tends to happen when you’re having fun. There’s no denying that we’ve had quite an eventful first two years with the MLBPA license.”
Posted on December 21, 2012 – 11:36 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, Breaker Central, News Categories | 2012 Panini Golden Age, Black Sox Scandal, Bob Woodward, Bobby Fischer, Carl Bernstein, featured, Joe Jackson, Lefty Williams, MLBPA, Panini America, Three Stooges, tobacco cards, Watergate | Comments (11)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2012 Panini Golden Age cards in this Box Busters preview video.
Posted on November 27, 2012 – 7:19 pm | Author: chrisolds
Auction News, Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories, Vintage News | 1916 M101-5, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Jim Thorpe, Joe Jackson, Sporting News, Walter Johnson | Comments (1)
An attic find will soon hit the auction block through Memory Lane Inc.
Posted on October 15, 2012 – 1:09 pm | Author: chrisolds
Auction News, Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | autographs, Joe Jackson, MLB, Pete Rose, Pristine Auctions | Comments (14)
A dual cut autograph featuring signatures of two of baseball’s more-polarizing figures will hit the auction block later this month.
Posted on April 5, 2012 – 10:09 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Prime Cuts, Black Sox, Chicago White Sox, featured, Joe Jackson, MLB, MLBPA, Panini America | Comments (29)
One single card teased on Thursday by Panini America shows that there’s nothing casual about the return edition of Prime Cuts, which is packing out as we speak for an arrival soon.
Posted on February 16, 2012 – 12:28 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Limiited, Ben Hogan, Cal Ripken Jr., Don Mattingly, featured, George Steinbrenner, Jack Johnson, Jimmie Foxx, Joe Jackson, Ken Griffey Jr, Lou Gehrig, Lucille Ball, MLB, MLBPA, Panini America, Pete Rose, Ty Cobb | Comments (14)
Panini America unveiled its newest forthcoming baseball card product under its MLBPA licensing deal on Thursday, and it’s one that a few collectors might remember from the Donruss days.
Posted on September 20, 2011 – 2:10 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Babe Ruth, Charles Conlon, featured, Honus Wagner, Joe Jackson, John Rogers, photos, Rogers Photo Archive, Sport magazine, The Sporting News, Ty Cobb, vintage memorabilia | Comments (3)
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.
Posted on August 26, 2011 – 2:38 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Babe Ruth, Bowman, Eddie Plank, featured, Honus Wagner, Joe Jackson, Memory Lane Inc., Mickey Mantle, Nap Lajoie, PSA, Topps | Comments (6)
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.
Posted on August 8, 2011 – 6:01 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Chicago White Sox, featured, Joe Jackson, Leaf, The National | Comments (10)
A one-of-a kind “Shoeless” Joe Jackson card was given away by Leaf at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago.
Posted on August 6, 2011 – 5:11 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball | featured, Joe Jackson, Leaf, NSCC, shoeless joe jackson, Sports Icons | Comments (7)
A crowd gathered around Leaf Trading Card’s company booth at the National Sports Collectors Convention on Saturday. The onlookers craned their necks to peek at two men who had an opportunity to win a rare “Shoeless” Joe Jackson cut signature card.
Posted on July 6, 2011 – 9:53 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Babe Ruth, baseball memorabilia, Heritage Auctions, Joe Jackson, Lou Gehrig, New York Yankees, The National | Comments (1)
Heritage Auctions has plenty in store for its auction taking place on Aug. 4 in conjunction with the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago — and the highlights set to hit the auction block include “Shoeless” Joe Jackson’s Black Betsy bat and a uniform worn by New York Yankees legend Lou Gehrig during the 1934 Tour of Japan.