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Posted on January 8, 2014 – 1:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Updates | Atlanta Braves, Barry Bonds, baseball cards, Baseball Hall of Fame, Big Hurt, Craig Biggio, Frank Thomas, Greg Maddux, Hall of Fame, Hall of Fame vote, HOF, Roger Clemens, Tom Glavine | Comments (34)
The Hall of Fame voting is in and Baseball Writers’ Association of America got it right.
Posted on January 7, 2014 – 2:24 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | BALCO, Barry Bonds, Baseball Hall of Fame, BBWAA, Greg Maddux, Hall of Fame vote, Jeff Bagwell, Mark McGwire, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa, steroids, Tom Glavine | Comments (5)
We figured we should let you vote for the Hall of Fame, too, though we see that many stars from the past have card values that are a shell of their primes — one sign that collectors aren’t buying like they were and they probably aren’t buying some of the denials.
Posted on August 4, 2013 – 11:51 am | Author: Dan Good
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, National Sports Collectors Convention | 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 July 24, 2013 – 4:29 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2013 Hometown Heroes, 2013 Panini Hometown Heroes, autographs, baseball cards, David Eckstein, Greg Maddux, mike trout, MLBPA, Panini America, Roger Clemens, Stephen Strasburg, Tom Seaver | Comments (11)
Panini America is coming home with a new line of retro-styled baseball cards arriving later this year.
Posted on June 3, 2013 – 1:53 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 2013 Panini USA Baseball Champions, 2013 Panini USA Baseball Champions checklist, autographs, Mark McGwire, MLB, Panini America, Roger Clemens, USA Baseball | Comments (79)
Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2013 Panini USA Baseball Champions cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.
Posted on May 30, 2013 – 7:56 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2013 Panini USA Baseball Champions, 2013 Panini USA Baseball Champions checklist, Chipper Jones, frank Robinson, Jim Abbott, Joe Girardi, Johnny Damon, Ken Griffey Jr, Mark McGwire, Nomar Garciaparra, Panini America, Roger Clemens, Terry Francona, USA Baseball | Comments (2)
The Stars & Stripes Signatures set features autographs from past MLB stars — some who haven’t signed much through the years.
Posted on May 24, 2013 – 7:51 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball, Boxing, Football, Hockey, Soccer | 2013 National Sports Collectors Convention, bobby hull, Cal Ripken Jr., Damian Lillard, Eric Dickerson, Mia Hamm, Mike Piazza, NSCC, Roberto Alomar, Roger Clemens | Comments (3)
The National Sports Collectors Convention is nearly two months away, and now is the time for collectors to get started with their planning.
Posted on April 24, 2013 – 4:20 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball, Box Busters & Ripping Retail | 1985 Donruss, 1985 Donruss baseball, Eric Davis, Kirby Puckett, Roger Clemens | Comments (7)
Join Beckett Baseball‘s Chris Olds and Reed Kasaoka from Baseball Card Exchange (bbcexchange.com) as they rip into a box of 1985 Donruss in this latest Ripping Retail video.
Posted on January 9, 2013 – 1:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Bonds, Baseball Hall of Fame, Baseball Hall of Fame voting, Cooperstown, featured, Hall of Fame voting results, Panini America, Roger Clemens, Topps | Comments (21)
Cheating in baseball has affected us in subtle ways as fans — and in not-so-subtle ways it has affected our cardboard.
Posted on November 28, 2012 – 3:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Bonds, Baseball Hall of Fame, BBWAA, Craig Biggio, Don Mattingly, Fred McGriff, Hall of Fame, Hall of Fame ballot, Hall of Fame vote, Jeff Bagwell, Larry Walker, Mark Ingram, Mike Piazza, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa | Comments (22)
Here’s a look at the most-notable players on the ballot when it comes to cardboard. Also … be sure to tell us how you would vote!
Posted on August 13, 2012 – 12:42 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Aflac, Cavan Biggio, Craig Biggio, featured, Kacey Clemens, Perfect Game All-American Classic, Roger Clemens, Topps | Comments (1)
For the first time this year, Topps had the players sign a Red parallel version of their cards at the Perfect Game All-American Classic.
Posted on June 18, 2012 – 6:52 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1984 Fleer Update, Boston Red Sox, Roger Clemens, Roger Clemens trial | Comments (21)
We’re interested in what you think about it and what the outcome of the Roger Clemens trial might mean to his cardboard.
Posted on April 12, 2012 – 11:52 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | derek jeter, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Matt Cain, MLB, New York Yankees, Redemption cards, Roger Clemens, Tim Lincecum, Upper Deck | Comments (46)
A Michigan man took Upper Deck to court over redemption cards that were not fulfilled and won his case back in March, a $1,329 judgment. But as of April 12, he had not been paid.
Posted on December 27, 2011 – 5:06 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1952 Topps, 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle, 1984 Donruss, 1984 Topps, 1984 Topps Traded, Beckett Baseball, Cal Ripken Jr., Don Mattingly, Dwight Gooden, Juan Samuel, Kirby Puckett, Roger Clemens | Comments (9)
In December 1984, Beckett Monthly — now, of course, Beckett Baseball — was the only Beckett magazine for sports cards of any kind. You’d be surprised what you found inside.