Posted on January 27, 2012 – 7:10 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, 2012 Topps Prime 9, Albert Pujols Frank Robinson, Alex Rodriguez, Babe Ruth, Ernie Banks, featured, Hank Aaron, Mickey Mantle, Reggie Jackson, Willie Mays | Comments (1)
Topps’ Prime 9 redemption card program returns once again for 2012 with nine stars from the past and present set to be redeemed at participating hobby shops around the country.
Posted on January 19, 2012 – 11:39 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Bowman, Memory Lane Inc., Mickey Mantle, Pete Rose, T205, tobacco cards, Topps, vintage baseball cards | Comments (2)
The breaking of a massive collection of high-grade vintage baseball cards has begun through Memory Lane Inc. with more than 4,000 key cards from baseball’s golden years available to collectors.
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 October 14, 2011 – 10:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1963 Topps, 2012 Topps Heritage, Adrian Gonzalez, featured, Mickey Mantle, MLB, Pablo Sandoval, Ryan Braun, Ryan Zimmerman, Sandy Koufax, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (73)
Topps’ next 2012 baseball card announcement will likely be one that takes us all back to 1963 as the company offered up the first glimpses at next year’s Topps Heritage baseball card set on Monday.
Posted on October 10, 2011 – 9:20 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball art, Diamond KIngs, Dick Perez, Hall of Fame, Mickey Mantle, Nolan Ryan, The Immortals, Yogi Berra | Comments (1)
Some of the baseball card world’s most memorable paintings — and hundreds more — are now available at your fingertips as Dick Perez has taken his Immortals book digital.
Posted on October 1, 2011 – 12:15 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1958 Topps, 1961 Topps, 1962 Topps, Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, New York Yankees, Roger Maris, Tracy Stallard | Comments (8)
Roger Maris’ 61 home runs in 1961 firmly placed him atop the record books awkwardly atop everyone, including Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle — the icon of all icons and New York’s chosen son.
Posted on September 27, 2011 – 7:28 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball | 1956 Jay Publishing, 1960 Topps, 1964 Topps, 1965 Topps, elston howard, Mickey Mantle, MLB, New York Yankees, vintage, Yogi Berra | Comments (7)
Elston Howard was the first black player in New York’s history – and yet I feel he has fallen through the proverbial cracks when it comes to Yankee history.
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 August 26, 2011 – 3:59 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | Bowman Draft Autographs, Charlie Sheen, featured, Kelly Kelly, Major League, Mickey Mantle, Obak football, Panini Americana, Press Pass Fanfare, Sports Card Commercial, Weekly Highlights, Wonderboy, WWE | Comments (0)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for Aug. 22 – Aug. 26.
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 22, 2011 – 9:05 am | Author: tolentinotown
Baseball | baseball cards, featured, Mickey Mantle, Mickey Mantle Commercial, Monday Matinee, Post Cereal, Post Cereal Commercial, Trading Card Commercial, Vintage Commercial | Comments (0)
Little did he know that the Mickey Mantle cutout from this set would be worth around $2,000 fifty years later.
Posted on August 17, 2011 – 4:10 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011 Topps Lineage, autographs, box breaks, Box Busters & Ripping Retail, Mickey Mantle, MLB, Topps | Comments (1)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a box of 2011 Topps Lineage baseball cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on August 14, 2011 – 11:10 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | lawsuits, Leaf, Mickey Mantle, Topps, Topps vs. Leaf, Upper Deck, Upper Deck International vs. Upper Deck | Comments (5)
A couple of lawsuits have been filed this month with card companies sparring with one another for one reason or another.
Posted on July 29, 2011 – 4:40 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2011 In The Game Heroes & Prospects Baseball Hits, 2011 Topps Diamond Giveaway, Allen & Ginter, Avengers, Bryce Harper, Bubby Johanson, dacardworld, Dave and Adam's Cardworld, featured, Hank Aaron, Honus Wagner, Kobe Bryant, Kree-Skrull war, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Mickey Mantle, milb, National Sports Collectors Convention, Nicktoons, NSCC, Oldspice, Panini America, Racing prayer, Rookies & Stars, Score Hockey, Topps, Ultimate Collection Hockey, Upper Deck | Comments (1)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 25 – July 29.
Posted on July 25, 2011 – 9:26 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, featured, Memory Lane Inc., Mickey Mantle, National Sports Collectors Convention, New York Yankees, NSCC | Comments (4)
A big-time auction house like Memory Lane Inc. may not have something for everyone in its booth at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention which begins next week in Chicago.
Posted on July 21, 2011 – 4:39 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 TRISTAR Obak, Babe Ruth, baseball cards, Cal Ripken Jr., featured, Hank Aaron, Hank Greenberg, Ichiro, Joe DiMaggio, Ken Griffey Jr, Mickey Mantle, mike trout, MLB, New York Yankees, NSCC, Obak, The National, TRISTAR, Whitey Ford | Comments (2)
TRISTAR will have plenty of things in store at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention just two weeks away in Chicago and one of them is the debut of its latest baseball card set, 2011 Obak, which also is known as “A History of the Game.”
Posted on July 8, 2011 – 2:52 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2010-11 The Cup, Allen & Ginter, Babe Ruth, Dallas Cowboys, Darren Rovell, Dirk Nowitzki, featured, Field of Dreams 2, Funnyordie, Gold Standard Football, Honus Wagner, Marvel, Michael Jordan, Michael Jordan card, Mickey Mantle, MLB Cactus, NFL Lockout, panini, Ringside Boxing Round Two, Taro Tsujimoto, Taylor Lautner, Topps, Twitter, Upper Deck, Wildcat lawsuit, Wrigley Field | Comments (0)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for July 4 – July 8.
Posted on July 6, 2011 – 9:33 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, BGS 10, Joe DiMaggio, Memory Lane Inc., Michael Jordan, Mickey Mantle, New York Yankees, PSA 10, Topps | Comments (10)
A BGS 10 Michael Jordan Rookie Card may have gotten the early headlines in a recent Memory Lane Inc. event, but it was The Mick who hit the longest home run.
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 April 11, 2011 – 11:53 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball | auctions, Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron, Joe Namath, LeBron James, Memory Lane Inc., Michael Jordan, Mickey Mantle, Pete Maravich, Pete Rose, Rookie Cards, Sandy Koufax | Comments (0)
Among the lots in Memory Lane Inc.’s latest auction is one that features five pairs of game-used LeBron James size 16 Nikes — all worn during Games 2-6 of the 2008 Eastern Conference Finals. Each is signed as a 1/1 and was acquired and witnessed by Upper Deck Authenticated. The minimum bid? $5,000. The event opened on Saturday and all auctions will close on April 28.
Posted on March 3, 2011 – 11:00 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, featured, Mickey Mantle, MLB, Topps | Comments (12)
The collectors have spoken as part of the 60th anniversary of Topps baseball cards, and they have picked the best of the best on cardboard for the last six decades.