Posted on November 1, 2013 – 1:40 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hockey | Alex Carbajal, Bakersfield Blaze, Boston Red Sox, Chico Outlaws, Chico State Wildcats, hockey cards, Hudson Valley Renegades, Josh Hamilton, Lincoln Saltdogs, Mark Parent, minor league baseball, NHL, panini, Panini America, Tampa Bay Rays | Comments (1)
About a decade ago, you might have found Alex Carbajal on a pitcher’s mound in Florida at Ed Smith Stadium wearing a Sarasota Red Sox uniform. Now you can find him helping make hockey cards for Panini America.
Posted on October 7, 2013 – 5:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 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 April 15, 2013 – 6:03 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Hot & Not | 42, Atlanta Braves, Beckett Hot & Not, Brooklyn Dodgers, Bryce Harper, featured, Giancarlo Stanton, Jackie Robinson, Jason Heyward, Jose Fernandez, Jose Fernandez checklist, Jose Reyes, Josh Hamilton, Justin Upton, Los Angeles Angels, Matt Harvey, Matt Harvey Checklist, Miami Marlins, New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies, Roy Halladay, Washington Nationals | Comments (11)
With the MLB season’s first month half over, now’s the time to loo at who’s hot and who’s not …
Posted on March 20, 2013 – 1:34 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Non-Sports | 42, baseball, Brooklyn Dodgers, Chadwick Boseman, collecting, featured, Hank Aaron, Jackie Robinson, Josh Hamilton, Matt Kemp, MLB, sports movies | Comments (6)
Chadwick Boseman talks 42, fame, autographs and collecting in this exclusive interview with Beckett Media. << By Chris Olds
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 November 7, 2012 – 5:45 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Bonds, Billy Ripken, Heritage Auctions, Hillerich & Bradsby, Jose Canseco, Josh Hamilton, Ken Griffey Jr, Louisville Slugger, MLB, MLB Network, Robinson Cano, Silver Slugger Award | Comments (0)
This year’s Silver Sluggers will be unveiled on Thursday during a one-hour special on MLB Network hosted by Greg Amsinger and a guy who knows a thing or two about bats, Billy Ripken.
Posted on October 24, 2012 – 3:42 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2013 Bowman, 2013 bowman checklist, Al Kaline, Bowman, Darin Ruf, Dylan Bundy, featured, Gerrit Cole, Josh Hamilton, MLB, Oscar Tavaras, Sapphire Refractor, Topps, Tyler Skaggs | Comments (8)
Topps unveiled its plans for 2013 Bowman on Wednesday, and one downplayed inclusion just might grab the attention of some collectors out there.
Posted on October 2, 2012 – 2:52 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | American League, Baltimore Orioles, derek jeter, Detroit Tigers, Josh Hamilton, Josh Reddick, Manny Machado, Miguel Cabrera, MLB, New York Yankees, Oakland A's, Texas Rangers, Topps | Comments (1)
With the exact postseason picture not quite clear just yet — but five American League teams definitely in — now’s the time to be readying those cardboard caches.
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 6, 2012 – 12:44 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, Billy Butler, Bryce Harper, Eric Hosmer, featured, Josh Hamilton, Matt Kemp, Mike Moustakas, Topps, Yu Darvish | Comments (4)
Topps has set up shop at the MLB All-Star FanFest in Kansas City and that means it has some show-exclusive cards for collectors at the event.
Posted on June 29, 2012 – 11:21 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Panini Signature Series, Carl Yastrzemski, Dustin Pedroia, featured, Greg Maddux, Josh Hamilton, Ken Griffey Jr, Matt Kemp, Miguel Cabrera, MLBPA, Nolan Ryan, Panini America, Pete Rose, Randy Johnson, Reggie Jackson, Rickey Henderson, Ryan Braun, Yoenis Cespedes, Yu Darvish | Comments (10)
A favorite from the Donruss stable is back in baseball for the first time in more than a decade.
Posted on June 29, 2012 – 10:50 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 TRISTAR SignaCuts, Babe Ruth, baseball cards, cut autographs, Hall of Famers, Jimmie Foxx, Josh Hamilton, Lou Gehrig, Nolan Ryan, NSCC, The National, Tom Hanks, TRISTAR | Comments (4)
TRISTAR’s next baseball card line will be twice as nice for some collectors who rip into the cut-autograph product.
Posted on June 25, 2012 – 11:38 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1975 Topps Mini, 2012 Topps Mini, autographs, Bryce Harper, featured, Josh Hamilton, Matt Kemp, mini, MLB, Prince Fielder, Relics, Roy Halladay, ShopTopps.com, Topps, Yu Darvish | Comments (28)
The 2012 Topps Mini set will include 661 cards, autographs and Relics when it arrives in pack form at ShopTopps.com soon.
Posted on June 21, 2012 – 6:25 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1975 Topps Mini, 2012 Topps Mini, featured, Josh Hamilton, MLB, ShopTopps.com, Topps | Comments (9)
Topps’ latest creation might make you feel like it’s 1975 again … if you’re old enough to remember it.
Posted on June 5, 2012 – 10:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Tier One, Albert Pujols, Alex Rodriguez, Babe Ruth, bat knob Relics, Ernie Banks, featured, frank Robinson, game-used bats, Hank Aaron, Jay Bruce, Joe DiMaggio, Jose Bautista, Josh Hamilton, Lou Gehrig, Matt Kemp, Mickey Mantle, MLB, Roberto Clemente, Roger Maris, Tier One, Topps, Ty Cobb | Comments (34)
For card collectors and game-used cards, bats are not always as impressive. It’s not always a love-love relationship. But Topps is intending to change that with its upcoming Tier One release.
Posted on May 30, 2012 – 11:30 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Hockey | Beckett Sports Card Monthly, ESPN Mint Condition, Jonathan Quick, Jose Canseco, Josh Hamilton, Kobe Bryant, Manny Ramirez | Comments (2)
The latest ESPN “Mint Condition” segment talks Jose Canseco, hot/cold players, Don Larsen and more.
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 8, 2012 – 9:16 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1999 Topps Traded, Bowman, Josh Hamilton, Josh Hamilton 4, Josh Hamilton Home Runs, Josh Hamitlon HRs, MLB, Panini America, Texas Rangers, Topps | Comments (1)
Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton hit four home runs against the Orioles Tuesday night in Baltimore, tying the record for the most longballs hit in a single game, which was shared by only 15 other players in MLB history.
Posted on January 20, 2012 – 4:45 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Playoff Contenders, Bob Feller, Cal Ripken Jr., Clayton Kershaw, featured, Josh Hamilton, Panini America, Stan Musial, Will Clark | Comments (16)
Panini America released the basic box breakdown information and additional preview images for its forthcoming 2011 Playoff Contenders baseball card set on Friday, the second of its MLBPA-approved products and the first to have a deeper MLB player presence inside.
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.