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 14, 2014 – 1:23 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Latest News, Vintage News | 2014 Panini Classics, Al Simmons, Baseball Hall of Fame, Bill Mazeroski, Billy Southworth, Don Hoak, Eddie Collins, Enos Slaughter, Gabby Hartnett, Gil Hodges, Jim Gilliam, Jimmie Foxx, memorabilia cards, Panini America, Roberto Clemente, Roger Bresnahan, Roy Campanella, Stan Musial | Comments (5)
Sometimes, the rarities are right in front of you — and it’s got nothing to do with serial-numbering.
Posted on October 7, 2014 – 3:46 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1927 New York Yankees, 2014 Classics, 2014 Panini Classics, Albert Pujols, Bob Meusel, Clayton Kershaw, Eddie Collins, Enos Slaughter, Frank Chance, Gabby Hartnett, Hall of Fame, Honus Wagner, Jackie Robinson, Jake Daubert, Jim Thorpe, Joe DiMaggio, Kris Bryant, Lou Gehrig, Masahiro Tanaka, MLBPA, Panini America, Roberto Clemente, Roger Bresnahan, Roger Maris, Yu Darvish | Comments (4)
After nearly a decade on the bench, Classics is back.
Posted on July 22, 2013 – 10:22 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories, Vintage News | Arizona Diamondbacks, Babe Ruth, Beckett Sports Card Monthly, Brad Ziegler, BSCM SuperCollector Issue, Jackie Robinson, Lou Gehrig, MLB, New York Yankees, Panini America, Roberto Clemente, Stan Musial, Topps | Comments (5)
The sixth-year MLB sidearmer says he chases his own cards while also chasing “quality over quantity” as his collection is filled with autographs, bat barrels and bat knobs of some of the biggest names in the game.
Posted on January 16, 2013 – 12:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, News Categories, Vintage News | 1972 Topps Minis, 2013 Topps, 2013 Topps baseball, 2013 Topps baseball cards, 2013 Topps Checklist, 2013 Topps Desert Camo, 2013 Topps Pink, 2013 Topps Series 1 Checklist, 2013 Topps Ultimate Chase, Babe Ruth, Bryce Harper, Cal Ripken Jr., derek jeter, featured, Ken Griffey Jr, MLB, Nolan Ryan, Rickey Henderson, Roberto Clemente, Stan Musial, Topps, Yu Darvish | Comments (65)
Topps has released the final checklist for 2013 Topps Series 1. See it here.
Posted on November 11, 2012 – 10:53 pm | Author: chrisolds
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We take a look at some of the $500-per-pack product’s final checklists for the base set and autographs.
Posted on September 1, 2012 – 2:35 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Beckett Updates, Breaker Central, News Categories, Vintage News | 1993 Action Packed ASG, Babe Ruth, Bob Uecker, Christy Mathewson, Cy Young, Dizzy Dean, featured, Roberto Clemente, Satchel Paige, shoeless joe jackson, Thurman Munson, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Whitey Ford, Who's on First? | Comments (4)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 1993 Action Packed All-Star Gallery in this latest retro edition of Ripping Retail.
Posted on June 5, 2012 – 10:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
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For card collectors and game-used cards, bats are not always as impressive. It’s not always a love-love relationship. But Topps is intending to change that with its upcoming Tier One release.
Posted on May 8, 2012 – 1:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
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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 January 27, 2012 – 1:05 pm | Author: chrisolds
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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 13, 2012 – 2:45 pm | Author: chrisolds
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Topps unveiled the first look at the seventh installment of its most popular baseball card sets on Friday as it teased 2012 Allen & Ginter.
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.