Tag Archives: Leaf

Box Busters: 2011 Leaf Valiant baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2011 Leaf Valiant boxes with Leaf’s Brian Gray in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Leaf Metal Ichiro patch autos coming soon

Leaf’s debut baseball set, 2011 Leaf Metal Draft, is scheduled to arrive this week and it’s going to have redemptions.

Card gallery: Leaf readies Pete Rose Legacy set

Baseball’s career hits leader Pete Rose is one of the sports world’s most polarizing — and, yet in some areas, beloved — figures.

Leaf Poker is on the way with new autograph inserts

Poker as a sport? Maybe. But poker in trading card form gets no argument.

Your Turn: What one baseball card is the worst ever?

What one card is the worst ever made — and why? (BASEBALL ONLY)

Legal filings piling up in the hobby …

A couple of lawsuits have been filed this month with card companies sparring with one another for one reason or another.

Leaf’s Joe Jackson cut autograph finds a home

A one-of-a kind “Shoeless” Joe Jackson card was given away by Leaf at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago.

Busting a Leaf wrapper redemption pack at NSCC

Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds busted a Leaf wrapper redemption pack at the National Sports Collectors Convention so you could see what’s inside.

Chattanooga man wins rare “Shoeless” Joe Jackson cut signature card from Leaf (updated)

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.

2011 NSCC Voices from the show: Scott Schwartz

Celebrity acquisitions specialist Scott Schwartz explains his passion for and role in the hobby at the 32nd annual National Sports Collectors Convention.

Leaf plans product featuring celebrity sports artist Kevin-John sketch cards

Celebrity sports artist Kevin-John has been creating artwork for 25 years. But he only recently got his name into the sketch card business.

Leaf signs Ichiro to autograph deal

By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor An Ichiro autograph is not something collectors see often these days. The Seattle Mariners superstar hasn’t signed for any card companies since 2006. His auto has not been on a card since 2008 when Upper Deck had just five cards in one of its products. Before that, 2006 Exquisite […]

Leaf readies promo cards for NSCC

Another trading card company has unveiled its plans for promo cards at the National Sports Collectors Convention, and this time it’s Leaf with a healthy mix of big names from across several sports.

Box Busters preview gallery: 2011 Leaf Ultimate Draft Football

After busting two boxes of soon-to-release 2011 Leaf Ultimate Draft Football, I’m beginning to wonder if Alan Thicke is getting a cut.

Box Busters: 2011 Leaf Ultimate Draft football

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they host Leaf’s Scott Jordan as they rip into a pair of 2011 Leaf Ultimate Draft boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Leaf adds “winning” element to upcoming non-sports card set … Charlie Sheen

Leaf announced Tuesday that it has added an extra celebrity autograph to the fold for its upcoming 2011 Pop Century non-sports set.

Muhammad Ali’s autograph cards floating like a butterfly, stinging like a bee

If we could hear Muhammad Ali now, he might be saying “I’m gonna float like a butterfly, sting like a bee … and ain’t nobody selling cards quite like me.”