Posted on February 6, 2014 – 4:08 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians, Pittsburgh Pirates, Ralph Kiner, Ralph Kiner autographs | Comments (3)
Hall of Famer Ralph Kiner, who hit 369 home runs in just 10 major-league seasons before becoming a broadcaster for the New York Mets, died Thursday. He was 91.
Posted on October 1, 2013 – 10:21 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates | Andrew McCutchen, Barry Bonds, Beckett Baseball, Beckett Grading Services, MLB, Panini America, Pittsburgh Pirates, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (4)
Barring some type of history-making performances in the next week, Pittsburgh Pirates star Andrew McCutchen will be ending yet another Pittsburgh Pirates futility streak soon.
Posted on September 19, 2013 – 10:09 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball | Bill Mazeroski, David Hunt, Hunt Auctions, Pittsburgh Pirates | Comments (1)
Bill Mazeroski’s most famous baseball items are going to auction.
Posted on April 6, 2013 – 10:51 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1909-11 T206, Goldin Auctions, Honus Wagner, Honus Wagner Auction, Pittsburgh Pirates | Comments (11)
Amount is the second-highest ever paid for a Wagner.
Posted on January 9, 2013 – 12:11 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1909-11 T206, Goldin Auctions, Honus Wagner, Pittsburgh Pirates, T206 checklist, T206 Honus Wagner | Comments (7)
Forget the Hall of Fame vote, a Hall of Fame caliber baseball card is hitting the auction block.
Posted on August 10, 2012 – 2:26 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Finest, featured, MLB, Pittsburgh Pirates, Starling Marte, Topps | Comments (2)
Topps announced its first Finest rookie redemption of the year on Friday, and it’s a Pittsburgh Pirate who has made quite an impression since his first big-league at-bat.
Posted on April 20, 2012 – 10:00 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | featured, Goodwin & Co., Hall of Fame, Honus Wagner, Pittsburgh Pirates, T206 | Comments (4)
An SGC 40 specimen of the hobby’s most-famous baseball card sold for more than a million dollars on Friday morning at auction.
Posted on December 13, 2011 – 8:33 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2001 Stadium Club, Andy Phillips, Cincinnati Reds, Hiroshima Carp, New York Yankees, Nippon Professional Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates, Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, Topps, University of Alabama | Comments (2)
We all have our “common” players who we collect for varying reasons. We all have our local stars who made it or a college player who defied the odds and made it to pro sports from Smalltown USA.
Posted on November 3, 2011 – 1:49 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1961 Topps, 2005 Topps Retired Signatures Autographs, featured, Felipe Alou, Jesus Alou, Matty Alou, Moises Alou, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants | Comments (0)
Matty Alou, one of three Alou brothers to play the outfield for the San Francisco Giants in the same game in the 1960s, died Thursday in Miami. He was 72.
Posted on September 23, 2011 – 4:04 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, baseball cards, Pittsburgh Pirates, Roberto Clemente, Topps | Comments (0)
Topps announced on Friday that it has reached a deal with the estate of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente to showcase him on baseball cards beginning with 2012 Topps, which arrives in February.