Posted on September 6, 2013 – 11:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Just Minors, MLB, San Francisco Giants, Topps, Yusmeiro Petit, Yusmeiro Petit no-hitter, Yusmeiro Petit perfect game | Comments (1)
Giants pitcher Yusmeiro Petit came within an out of throwing the 24th perfect game in MLB history Friday night in San Francisco.
Posted on July 13, 2013 – 11:02 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | San Francisco Giants, Tim Lincecum, Tim Lincecum baseball cards, Tim Lincecum no-hitter | Comments (1)
The Freak put on a show.
Posted on October 28, 2012 – 10:50 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Barry Zito, Buster Posey, Giants World Series champs, Matt Cain, MLB, Pablo Sandoval, San Francisco Giants, San Francisco Giants World Series champs, Tim Lincecum | Comments (5)
For the second time in three years, the San Francisco Giants are your World Series champs. Which Giant is worth your collecting dollars?
Posted on October 27, 2012 – 4:35 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | game-used champagne bottle cork, MLB auctions, MLB authentication, San Francisco Giants | Comments (2)
A post-game NLDS celebration-used and MLB-authenticated champagne bottle cork might cost you a few bucks to own.
Posted on October 24, 2012 – 8:46 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2008 Topps Heritage, Marco Scutaro, Pablo Sandoval, San Francisco Giants, World Series | Comments (8)
With three home runs in his first three at-bats Wednesday night — two off of reigning AL Cy Young winner and MVP Justin Verlander — in Game 1 of the World Series, San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval just might be on the minds of a few collectors.
Posted on October 23, 2012 – 10:40 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2001 Topps Fusion, 2002 SP Authentic Prospects Signatures, A Player to be Named Later, Marco Scutaro, MLB, San Francisco Giants, Topps, World Series | Comments (0)
Marco Scutaro’s emergence as one of the San Francisco Giants’ key players late this season culminated with him being named the NLCS MVP Monday night.
Posted on June 14, 2012 – 1:13 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2002 Bowman Draft, BGS, Matt Cain, Matt Cain perfect game, San Francisco Giants | Comments (2)
Matt Cain checks in at 1,646 different cards valued at more than $9,300 in the Beckett.com database.
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 October 7, 2011 – 5:04 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball, Boston Red Sox, Katy Perry, Keenan Cahill, San Francisco Giants, sports music, sports novelties, The Miz | Comments (2)
Keenan Cahill’s tale is a feel-good kind of story that has touched on the world of Major League Baseball, too. Watch the clip above for a rather surreal performance from Cahill and a certain eccentric member of the San Francisco Giants, a clip that’s been viewed more than 2.5 million times.
Posted on September 17, 2011 – 6:47 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Brian Wilson, Han Solo, Harrison Ford, San Francisco Giants, Stadium Giveaways, Star Wars | Comments (1)
What is this weird MLB-approved item? It’s a three-sided statue of Giants closer Brian Wilson frozen in Carbonite on one panel and has Han Solo as immortalized in The Empire Strikes Back on another.
Posted on August 10, 2011 – 11:13 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 8D Network, Andres Torres, Chris Chambliss, featured, Game-used Universe, Oakland A's, Pablo Sandoval, San Francisco Giants, Vida Blue | Comments (3)
There’s a new player in the game-used universe as the 8D Network launched earlier this year and made its unveiling official with a presence at the National Sports Collectors Convention last week in Chicago.