Posted on November 18, 2014 – 3:54 pm | Author: chrisolds
Auction News, Baseball, Vintage News | Bill Skowron, Charlie Gehringer, game-used bats, game-used jerseys, George Kelly, Hank Aaron, Honus Wagner, Jackie Robinson, Johnny Bench, Mickey Cochrane, New York Yankees, Pete Rose, Roberto Clemente, SCP Auctions, T206, Willie Mays, Yogi Berra | Comments (0)
The Holy Grail of baseball cards is heading to the auction block tomorrow via SCP Auctions.
Posted on November 11, 2014 – 4:12 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett 20 Questions, Football, Hockey, Latest News, Pop Culture News, Pro Wrestling, Racing, Soccer | Allen & Ginter, autographs, Bench Warmer, Bob Feller, Cheech Marin, Cooperstown, derek jeter, display cases, Dr. James Andrews, Exquisite Collection, Joe Namath, Kris Bryant, Leaf Trading Cards, LeBron James, mike trout, Miranda Lambert, Panini America, Pete Rose, Rory McIlroy, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, Signature Kicks, sticker autographs, Topps, Upper Deck, Verne Troyer | Comments (4)
Here is our latest batch of 20 Questions — tell us what you think with the questions below and raise a few of your own at the end if you’d like.
Posted on October 2, 2014 – 5:51 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | Barry Bonds, Jose Canseco, Juan Gonzalez, Mark McGwire, Pete Rose, Rafael Palmeiro, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa | Comments (4)
When it comes to the hobby of collecting baseball cards, the sport often seems very forgiving — at least for most players.
Posted on June 24, 2014 – 12:59 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 1983 Donruss, 1983 Fleer, 1983 Topps, Allen & Ginter, Andre Dawson, braves, Cal Ripken Jr., Clayton Kershaw, Cubs, Dale Murphy, derek jeter, Dodgers, Golden Age, Greg Maddux, Hall of Famers, Joe Jackson, Joe Morgan, Montreal Expos, Pete Rose, Reds, Tom Glavine, Tony Gwynn, Vin Scully, Wade Boggs, Yankees | Comments (16)
There’s plenty going on in baseball, so we’ll keep this edition of 20 Questions short and to the point with questions about hot hitters, strong arms and plenty of baseball cards.
Posted on March 31, 2014 – 4:10 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, Football, News Categories, Pop Culture News | Americana, autographs, Bob Dylan, Golden Age, Jann Wenner, Joe Namath, John Schnatter, Panini America, Panini Golden Age, Papa John, Papa John's pizza, Pete Rose, Rolling Stone, San Diego Chicken, Ted Giannoulas | Comments (10)
Which five autographs would I want to see in this year’s Golden Age set from Panini America? Here are my picks …
Posted on March 4, 2014 – 10:13 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Industry News, News Categories, World Of Sports | 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention, Cal Ripken Jr., Deion Sanders, Johnny Bench, Julius Erving, NSCC, Pedro Martinez, Pete Rose, Sugar Ray Leonard | Comments (2)
Tickets are on sale for this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.
Posted on November 27, 2013 – 2:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | Alabama, Bruce Sutter, Carlton Fisk, doc gooden, Field of Dreams, Frank Thomas, Jim Palmer, Jim Rice, Johnny Bench, Leaf, Leaf Trading Cards, Matthew Perry, Ozzie Smith, Paul Molitor, Pete Rose, Randy Owen, Reggie Jackson, Rickey Henderson, Rod Carew, Wade Boggs | Comments (21)
They’ve been built, will you come looking for them?
Posted on November 20, 2013 – 2:57 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Hockey, News Categories, Pop Culture News, World Of Collectibles, World Of Sports | 2013 Leaf Sports Heroes, Breast Cancer Awareness, Damian Lillard, Johnny Bench, Leaf Trading Cards, Olympics, Pete Rose, pink ribbons, Ric Flair, Victor Oladipo | Comments (1)
Ric Flair is not just throwing his support behind the fight against breast cancer, but doing so in a way that should get noticed.
Posted on October 7, 2013 – 5:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 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 August 4, 2013 – 11:51 am | Author: Dan Good
Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Hockey, Industry News, News Categories | 2013 National Sports Collectors Convention, athletes, autographs, Ernie Banks, Pete Rose, Reggie Jackson, Roger Clemens, signing, sports legends | Comments (3)
Fans lined up this week to meet their sports heroes, getting autographs and sharing stories at the National Sports Collectors Convention.
Posted on February 13, 2013 – 1:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | 1989 topps, 2013 Topps, featured, MLB, Pete Rose, Topps | Comments (53)
It’s MLB’s decision to exclude Pete Rose from any MLB-authorized product — and it’s because he’s banned for life and on the Ineligible List.
Posted on October 15, 2012 – 1:09 pm | Author: chrisolds
Auction News, Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories | autographs, Joe Jackson, MLB, Pete Rose, Pristine Auctions | Comments (14)
A dual cut autograph featuring signatures of two of baseball’s more-polarizing figures will hit the auction block later this month.
Posted on September 14, 2012 – 11:06 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Auction News, Baseball, Basketball, Beckett Updates, Football, Hockey, News Categories, Vintage News | Abraham Lincoln, Bernie Parent, Goldin Auctions, Ken Goldin, Michael Jordan, Pete Rose | Comments (14)
Ken Goldin is kicking off the auction side of his business with a little flair.
Posted on August 15, 2012 – 4:16 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Prime Cuts, 2012 Prime Cuts, Albert Pujols, baseball, Connie Mack, featured, Jackie Robinson, Lou Gehrig, MLBPA, Panini America, Pete Rose, Rogers Hornsby, Satchel Paige, Ted Williams, Ty Cobb, USA Baseball, Yu Darvish | Comments (8)
Panini America revealed the latest edition of Prime Cuts on Tuesday and the 2012 edition will arrive in October — just six months after the arrival of the 2011 product.
Posted on August 6, 2012 – 12:47 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1963 Topps, 2012 Topps Heritage, featured, MLB, Pete Rose, Topps, vintage baseball cards, Willie Stargell | Comments (8)
Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds caught up with New York-based dealer Jeffrey Finnigan as he ripped a pack of 1963 Topps at the Topps booth during this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.
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 May 18, 2012 – 2:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates | 2011 Limited, Archie Bradley, Danny Hultzen, Gerrit Cole, Josh Bell, Panini America, Pete Rose, Trevor Bauer, Ty Cobb | Comments (0)
The 2011 Limited baseball card set from Panini America has arrived on Beckett.com with the prospects, legends and more all in tow.
Posted on May 8, 2012 – 1:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Delmon Young, derek jeter, Dmitri Young, Ernie Banks, featured, Hank Aaron, Pete Rose, PSA, Reggie Jackson, Roberto Clemente, Roy Campanella, Ryan Braun, SCP Auctions, Stan Musial | Comments (15)
Dmitri Young has been a serious baseball card collector for some time — a collector of only PSA 10 grade Gem Mint Rookie Cards.
Posted on March 30, 2012 – 1:24 pm | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Basketball, Boxing, Football, Golf, Hockey, Pro Wrestling, Racing | 2012 Upper Deck All-Time Greats, Annika Sorenstam, Bo Jackson, Hulk Hogan, Michael Jordan, Pete Rose, Tiger Woods, Upper Deck | Comments (9)
By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor The best of the best. The greatest athletes of generations are making their way into an Upper Deck set featuring men and women at the top of their games. Upper Deck was very select in picking the athletes to appear in 2012 All-Time Great Sports Edition. Just 20 superstars […]
Posted on February 16, 2012 – 12:28 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Limiited, Ben Hogan, Cal Ripken Jr., Don Mattingly, featured, George Steinbrenner, Jack Johnson, Jimmie Foxx, Joe Jackson, Ken Griffey Jr, Lou Gehrig, Lucille Ball, MLB, MLBPA, Panini America, Pete Rose, Ty Cobb | Comments (14)
Panini America unveiled its newest forthcoming baseball card product under its MLBPA licensing deal on Thursday, and it’s one that a few collectors might remember from the Donruss days.
Posted on February 8, 2012 – 6:36 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Prime Cuts, featured, Jackie Robinson, Lou Gehrig, Mel Ott, Panini America, Pete Rose, Prime Cuts, Roger Maris, shoeless joe jackson, Stan Musial, Ted Williams, Thurman Munson, Ty Cobb | Comments (9)
Just hours after Panini America unveiled its licensing deal with the National Baseball Hall of Fame, it pulled back the curtain on the first product that will be utilizing those Hall of Famers to the Nth Degree.
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 November 8, 2011 – 4:36 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2011 Leaf Pete Rose Legacy, Cincinnati Reds, featured, Leaf, Montreal Expos, Pete Rose, Philadelphia Phillies | Comments (10)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip some 2011 Leaf Pete Rose Legacy boxes along with Leaf’s Brian Gray in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on September 21, 2011 – 5:25 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Leaf Pete Rose Legacy, baseball cards, Cincinnati Reds, Leaf, MLB, Montreal Expos, Pete Rose, Philadelphia Phillies, Ty Cobb | Comments (10)
Baseball’s career hits leader Pete Rose is one of the sports world’s most polarizing — and, yet in some areas, beloved — figures.
Posted on July 5, 2011 – 2:10 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Football, MMA, Pro Wrestling | cam newton, Hulk Hogan, Jon "Bones" Jones, Leaf, Mark Ingram, Muhammad Ali, National Sports Collectors Convention, Nolan Ryan, Pete Rose, Stewie Griffin, Tom Dwan, Vince Lombardi | Comments (2)
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.