Posted on January 27, 2012 – 1:05 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, 2012 Topps Solid Golden Greats, Albert Pujols, Babe Ruth, baseball, Beckett Grading Services, Cal Ripken Jr., derek jeter, featured, Hank Aaron, Joe DiMaggio, Lou Gehrig, Mickey Mantle, MLB, New York Yankees, Roberto Clemente, Sandy Koufax, Ty Cobb | Comments (17)
With five days remaining until the arrival of the hobby’s most collected baseball card set, Topps has pulled back the curtain on a set of rather lustrous cards that will be found in packs of 2012 Topps as redemptions.
Posted on January 23, 2012 – 3:28 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Auction houses, Heritage Auctions, Lou Gehrig, MLB, New York Yankees | Comments (1)
You might not think that a pair of stirrup socks would be worth one’s time at auction … but this dynamic duo proved that notion wrong last fall when they appeared on the auction block via Heritage Auctions.
Posted on January 6, 2012 – 11:29 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2010 Topps Triple Threads, featured, Lou Gehrig, MLB, New York Yankees, Topps, Triple Threads | Comments (27)
Topps has corrected a high-profile mistake on a high-profile game-used memorabilia card for an Arizona-based collector in a pretty grand fashion.
Posted on December 15, 2011 – 12:26 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | featured, Jackie Robinson, Jim Thorpe, Jimmie Foxx, Johnny Mize, Lou Gehrig, Mel Ott, MLB, Panini America, Prime Cuts, Rogers Hornsby, Roy Campanella, shoeless joe jackson, Thurman Munson, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson | Comments (4)
Panini America announced on Thursday that one of the most-popular high-end releases from the Donruss-Playoff days, Prime Cuts, will return in March with some of baseball’s most legendary names in tow.
Posted on December 1, 2011 – 3:41 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Cap Anson, Eddie Plank, featured, Honus Wagner, Lou Gehrig, Memory Lane Inc., Mickey Mantle, T206, Ted Williams, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Willie Mays | Comments (0)
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.
Posted on October 26, 2011 – 10:57 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Babe Ruth, derek jeter, Don Mattingly, elston howard, George Steinbrenner, Joe DiMaggio, Lou Gehrig, Mickey Mantle, New York Yankees, Reggie Jackson, Roger Maris, Thurman Munson, Whitey Ford, Yogi Berra | Comments (3)
The 16-DVD Yankeeography megaset from A&E is a collection that highlights the 27-time World Series champs and their greatest players.
Posted on September 28, 2011 – 2:28 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2010 Topps Triple Threads, 2011 Topps Triple Threads, baseball cards, featured, Lou Gehrig, MLB, New York Yankees | Comments (40)
However, one 2010 Triple Threads Bat Knobs card of Lou Gehrig hit eBay with a hefty price tag and with something that quite a few collectors noticed because it seemed, well, odd. The two game-used memorabilia swatches on the card appear to be from a modern jersey — not the flannels of Gehrig’s time.
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.
Posted on July 5, 2011 – 10:41 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1961 Topps, Jackie Robinson, John F. Kennedy, Lou Gehrig, Mickey Mantle, National Sports Collectors Convention, NSCC, Roger Maris, Topps | Comments (1)
As previously reported here, Topps will be bringing back the 1961 Heritage design for its set of VIP bag bonus cards for attendees of the National Sports Collectors Convention next month in Chicago.
Posted on February 18, 2011 – 5:22 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2010 Topps Tribute, Babe Ruth, baseball cards, Beckett Select Auctions, Chris Perez, Cleveland Indians, featured, Lou Gehrig, New York Yankees, Topps | Comments (5)
Cleveland Indians closer Chris Perez is a long-time fan and collector of the sport that he has made his life. And when he recently signed his first million-dollar big-league contract it was time to splurge on something special.