Tag Archives: MLB

First look: 2015 Topps Tier One baseball cards

Tier One is back for another high-end run.

Ballpark Blueprints offer technical look at game

America’s football and baseball stadiums are the homes to the action that our pastimes provide, but they are also shrines to the technology of architecture.

Award-winners star in latest Topps wall art line

This year’s award-winners can get more than a plaque to put on their wall.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Supreme baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into packs of 2014 Topps Supreme in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Preview Gallery: 2014 Topps Dynasty baseball

Topps continues to tease what is its priciest single-card pack of baseball cards in the company’s history for a Nov. 19 release and here is a selection of new images released since the last time we checked in on the brand.

Madison Bumgarner arrives in full

If there were any questions about who was The Star of this year’s World Series, this guy answered it Wednesday night.

New Podres: A sign sticker autos can be good?

This year’s edition of Topps Supreme baseball cards arrived in hobby shops on Wednesday with the newest lineup of autographs from today’s players, future stars and past greats.

Barry Bonds autos return in National Treasures

Barry Bonds’ first certified autographs in some time will arrive in Panini America’s 2014 National Treasures set soon as the company teased his presence.

Beckett 20 Questions … on the World Series

The World Series all comes down to one game on Wednesday night — the winner take all in Game 7.

Cardinals rookie Oscar Taveras dies in accident

One of baseball’s top prospects is gone.

Panini readies Derek Jeter buyback autographs

Derek Jeter autographs are coming to Panini America products soon.

Royals fan Paul Rudd gets Topps baseball card

Now, thanks to Topps, they can get his baseball card — and all Topps had to do was trade him a 1975 Topps George Brett Rookie Card to seal the deal.

Does Gerald Posey have MLB’s best nickname?

Where does Gerald Posey’s nickname — Buster — rank among baseball’s best?

Alex Gordon’s two hottest cards should not exist

Two of Alex Gordon’s hottest baseball cards shouldn’t exist at all.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Update baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Update in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panini readies Black Friday promotion

Panini America’s Black Friday program is returning next month — and it’s including even more new stuff than ever.

Introducing … the game-used wallet?

Thanks to Berkeley, Calif.-based Tokens & Icons, there is a whole new line of game-used memorabilia out there with the practical in mind for the sports collector with everything from stadium seats to game-used jerseys making their way into high-end everyday objects that can be used.

First Look: 2015 Bowman baseball cards

Bowman is getting bigger.

No Royals stars wear a hobby crown just yet

There may be Cadillacs in collectors’ dreams, but that’s not yet a reality — even if they truly are Royals.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Heritage Minor League

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Heritage Minor League cards in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Stadium Club

Join Beckett Baseball’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Stadium Club in this latest edition of Box Busters.

What does Topps’ Mike Trout deal mean?

What does the Mike Trout exclusive with Topps mean?

Topps signs Mike Trout to exclusive auto deal

Baseball’s biggest young star has a new home.

First look: 2015 Topps Opening Day baseball cards

Opening Day comes early for baseball fans ripping into 2015 Topps Opening Day baseball cards.

Topps Wall Art takes postseason twist with Player of the Game series

Topps’ latest Wall Art series is on that’s focusing on the stars of the postseason — the top players of each game so far.

Your Turn: How does Topps Dynasty look so far?

The priciest single-card pack of baseball cards in Topps history is coming on Nov. 21 — and we want to know what you think.

Box Busters Preview: 2014 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2014 Topps Stadium Club in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Beckett Baseball 20 Questions … on the 2014 season and its cardboard so far

Take a break from the action and check out our latest 20 Questions on the best players of 2014 as well as offer your take on today’s cardboard and more.

Your Turn: How important is a card’s photograph?

We simply want to know … does the photo make the card?

First Look: 2015 Topps Museum Collection baseball

Topps is promising another trip to the Museum.

Card Gallery: 2014 Topps Stadium Club baseball

Stadium Club returns Wednesday after six years on the bench with a new array of inserts and autographs to chase as Topps revisits the venerable 1990s brand with a high-end twist.

First look: 2015 Topps Gypsy Queen baseball cards

Gypsy Queen turns five next year.

What’s in your Relic? Exploring some 2014 Allen & Ginter oddities

Each and every year, Topps’ Allen & Ginter brand of baseball cards ups the ante with unusual Relics that go right alongside some of the eccentric choices found as card subjects. Here’s a sampling of the unusual Relics in this year’s set.

First look: 2014 Topps Heritage High Number baseball

Topps is turning back the clock to 1965 once again this season.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Triple Threads baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Triple Threads in this edition of Box Busters.