Tag Archives: Topps

Topps prepares exclusive cards for All-Star FanFest

When MLB’s All-Star converge upon Cincinnati, there will be another show besides the All-Star Game for collectors to check out.

BGS Diary Predictor (July): What will Olds submit?

We recently introduced the BGS Diary and it seems like a few of you liked hearing about what — and why — Beckett Baseball Editor Chris Olds submitted what he did for grading.

Stadium Club goes acrylic for wall art line

You can now put The Club on your wall.

First Pitch celebs get jumbo treatment from Topps

Topps revealed its First Pitch: Complete Oversized baseball card sets and there are three new ways to get your hands on some of the most-unique cards made this year.

First Look: 2015 Topps Strata baseball cards

A Bowman brand came off the calendar for this year and 2015 Topps Strata is replacing it.

Top Five: Overlooked Joc Pederson baseball cards

Here’s a rundown of five overlooked Joc Pederson baseball cards …

Topps details print runs on rarest 2015 Stadium Club parallels

Those Stadium Club parallels may not be numbered, but that doesn’t mean they’re not rare.

On the Rise: Cincinnati Reds 3B Todd Frazier

By Brian Fleischer | Beckett Baseball Senior Market Analyst | Commentary Unheralded in the hobby since his first cards appeared in the 2006-07 USA Baseball product, Todd Frazier is having a breakout season, both on the field and in the hobby. In 73 games this season, he’s hitting .290 with 25 home runs – the […]

Box Busters: 2015 Bowman football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2015 Bowman in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Series 2 baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Series 2 in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Stadium Club baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Stadium Club in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Win a 2015 Marvel Avengers: Age of Ultron box from Beckett Radio

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Radio Host Beckett Radio is pleased to announce it is giving away a box of 2015 Upper Deck Marvel Avengers: Age of Ultron on the latest episode. Be sure to listen in to see how you can win this box from them. Send your answers in to radio@beckett.com or on their Twitter page […]

First Look: 2015 Topps Heritage WWE

World Wrestling Entertainment is turning back the clock for the next release with the return of Topps Heritage wrestling cards in November.

Topps readies Bowman homage for VIPs at National Sports Collectors Convention

For VIP bag buyers, Topps will have a five-card set of 1953 Bowman “cards that never were” — a checklist that includes Ernie Banks, Al Kaline, Ted Williams, Jackie Robinson and Willie Mays.

Stadium Club returns with tradition it is known for — strong photography

One tradition that we have come to expect in the hobby has been the strong photography found in Topps’ Stadium Club brand.

Five cards to chase after Max Scherzer’s no-hitter

He was a beanball away from a perfect game, but a no-hitter still might impress.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Series 2 baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips a box of 2015 Topps Series 2 in this latest Box Busters Preview video.

The Warriors are Golden once again

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst | Commentary First off, as a Bay Area native, I want to congratulate the Golden State Warriors players, front office, and especially the fans. What an amazing 2014-15 NBA season that was capped off with “dethroning” the King, LeBron James. With this recent NBA championship, many collectors should start buying into […]

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Archives baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Archives in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Finest baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Finest in this latest edition of Box Busters.

BGS Diary (June): Vintage Pudge, Atomic Paige, Cooperstown autographs, Canseco & more

Here is the batch I got back from BGS for June — so here is my latest BGS Diary entry.

First Look: 2015 Topps Platinum football cards

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media November will see the upcoming NFL season in full swing as teams race for division titles and the hottest rookies will be vying for collector attention, but it also marks the release of 2015 Topps Platinum Football – which is a perfect place to find those freshmen and much […]

First Look: 2015 Bowman’s Best baseball cards

Bowman’s Best is back and now it’s time for a look.

Poll: How much can Will Ferrell’s autos sell for?

The first Will Ferrell 2015 Topps Archives autograph has hit eBay with a Buy It Now price of $899.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Tier One baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Tier One in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Buster Posey talks cards on eve of Topps Series 2

For three-time World Series champ Buster Posey, the catcher for the San Francisco Giants, seeing himself on a baseball card for the first time was a moment to remember, too.

First Look: 2015 Topps Diamond football cards

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Another high-end release is coming to the football market in December with the debut of 2015 Topps Diamond and it is expected to bring collectors plenty of limited autograph and patch cards from the game’s best stars and rookies. Topps has taken things to a new level as the […]

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Star Wars Illustrated Empire Strikes Back + win a box

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Matt Bible and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Star Wars Illustrated Empire Strikes Back in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First Look: 2015 Topps Premier Gold

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media All of the top talent from the Barclay’s Premier League is back again in a premium trading card release this December as Topps produces the sophomore edition of its high-end Premier Gold product, which saw a successful debut last year. As a special new twist for 2015, legends have […]

Ripping Retail Retro: 1983-84 O-Pee-Chee hockey

Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds joins Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange to open packs of 1983-84 O-Pee-Chee hockey cards in this latest Ripping Retail Retro video.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Pro Debut baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Pro Debut in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Ripping Retail Retro: 1985 Topps baseball cards

Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds joins Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange to open packs of 1985 Topps cards in this latest Ripping Retail Retro video.

Topps adds NBA hopefuls to Allen & Ginter

This year’s Allen & Ginter set from Topps will be the home of legendary fictional fighters named Rocky Balboa and Thunderlips as well as future Hall of Famer Ichiro Suzuki.

First look: 2015 Bowman Draft baseball cards

Every 24-pack hobby box will include one autographed card when it arrives in hobby shops on Nov. 25.

Joey Gallo shines in MLB debut

Texas Rangers top prospect Joey Gallo did not disappoint the home fans in his Major League debut last night. The 2012 first round pick was a triple shy of the cycle, going 3-4 with four RBI and a walk. Baseball America rated Gallo the 15th-best prospect in baseball entering the 2015 season, following a 2014 […]