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Posted on September 3, 2013 – 1:25 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Babe Ruth, Dennis Eckersley, Hank Aaron, Memory Lane Inc., Mickey Mantle, Nolan Ryan, PSA, Ron Santo, Sandy Koufax, Ted Williams, Topps, vintage baseball cards, Willie Mays | Comments (2)
A PSA 9 copy of Mickey Mantle’s 1951 Bowman Rookie Card sold for a reported record-high during Memory Lane Inc.’s $1.4 million summer catalog auction completed this weekend.
Posted on April 29, 2013 – 5:10 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2001 Topps Archives, 2001 Topps Archives autographs, Bob Gibson, Brooks Robinson, Carl Yastrzemski, Don Larsen, Ernie Banks, George Brett, Hall of Fame, Hank Aaron, Lou Brock, Nolan Ryan, Reggie Jackson, Rookie Card reprint autographs, Stan Musial, Tom Seaver, Topps, Topps Archives, Willie Mays, Yogi Berra | Comments (11)
How much for this Lou Brock? You wouldn’t believe it if I typed it.
Posted on June 22, 2012 – 1:53 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Babe Ruth, featured, Jackie Robinson, Joplin Miners, Mickey Mantle, milb, National Sports Collectors Convention, NSCC, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (3)
Topps’ National VIP set includes an offering of cards modeled in the famed 1952 design … but with a twist.
Posted on March 28, 2012 – 9:51 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Allen & Ginter, Albert Pujols, Cal Ripken Jr., Fatal1ty, featured, Hank Aaron, Ken Griffey Jr, MLB, Richard Petty, Rulon Gardner, Sandy Koufax, Stan Musial, Topps, Willie Mays, Yoenis Cespedes, Yu Darvish | Comments (2)
Topps announced on Wednesday that it will be adding two MLB newcomers and two other sports legends to the popular retro-styled card line.
Posted on February 10, 2012 – 2:13 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, MLB, Prime 9, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (4)
You can “Say Hey” to this year’s HTA Prime 9 cards beginning today as Topps has announced the first player to be part of its hobby shop redemption card program.
Posted on January 29, 2012 – 4:39 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1987 Topps Minis, 2012 Topps, Albert Pujols, baseball cards, Bob Gibson, David Ortiz, derek jeter, Jacoby Ellsbury, MLB, New York Yankees, Roger Maris, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (16)
While we’re a few days away from Feb. 1 — aka the official arrival day for this year’s version of the hobby’s most-collected set, Topps baseball — we’ll offer some peaks at what’s inside the wrappers in the simplest way possible.
Posted on January 27, 2012 – 7:10 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, 2012 Topps Prime 9, Albert Pujols Frank Robinson, Alex Rodriguez, Babe Ruth, Ernie Banks, featured, Hank Aaron, Mickey Mantle, Reggie Jackson, Willie Mays | Comments (1)
Topps’ Prime 9 redemption card program returns once again for 2012 with nine stars from the past and present set to be redeemed at participating hobby shops around the country.
Posted on January 25, 2012 – 12:32 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, 2012 Topps Golden Ticket, autographs, featured, Hank Aaron, Ken Griffey Jr, Willie Mays | Comments (15)
Topps continued its week of 2012 baseball set teases on Wednesday as it showed the world what its Golden Tickets will look like when collectors start ripping into the flagship product beginning next week.
Posted on January 24, 2012 – 1:26 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps, 2012 Topps Gold Rush, Adrian Gonzalez, Albert Belle, Albert Pujols, Dennis Eckersley, featured, MLB, Nelson Cruz, Sandy Koufax, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (25)
Ok, all you cardboard 49ers … the Gold Rush rules have been declared.
Posted on December 19, 2011 – 9:14 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Al Kaline, Eddie Plank, Honus Wagner, Stan Musial, T206, tobacco cards, Topps, Ty Cobb, Vintage cards, Willie Mays | Comments (0)
A PSA 5 specimen of one of the hobby’s more sought-after pre-war cards sold for more than $100,000 as had been expected in Memory Lane Inc.’s Winter Classics Auction that closed on Saturday night.
Posted on December 1, 2011 – 3:41 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Cap Anson, Eddie Plank, featured, Honus Wagner, Lou Gehrig, Memory Lane Inc., Mickey Mantle, T206, Ted Williams, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Willie Mays | Comments (0)
A PSA 5 Eddie Plank T206 card is among the treasures up for sale in Memory Lane Inc.’s Winter Classics Auction which opens on Saturday.
Posted on November 30, 2011 – 3:52 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1989 Topps Traded, featured, Hank Aaron, Ken Griffey, Ken Griffey Jr, Ken Griffey Jr. autographs, MLB, Topps, Upper Deck, Willie Mays | Comments (36)
The biggest hobby news of this week was Topps landing Ken Griffey Jr. to an autograph deal beginning next year, and instantly after hearing that the idea of the card above — an autographed 1989 Topps Traded buyback card — came to my mind.
Posted on November 11, 2011 – 4:04 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Marquee, 2012 Topps Museum Collection, baseball cards, derek jeter, featured, Hank Aaron, Ichiro, MLB, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (28)
It’s 2012 Topps Museum Collection — a high-end line with four packs per box and one Relic or autographed Relic in every pack. Where’s the crazy part come in? Earlier this year — actually less than a month ago — the company teased 2012 Topps Marquee.
Posted on October 22, 2011 – 12:53 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Marquee, derek jeter, Evan Longoria, featured, Hank Aaron, MLB, Nolan Ryan, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (44)
Topps has teased what its Topps Marquee baseball set will look like next year by releasing a few mocked up card images for the high-end set coming in 2012.
Posted on October 14, 2011 – 10:45 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 1963 Topps, 2012 Topps Heritage, Adrian Gonzalez, featured, Mickey Mantle, MLB, Pablo Sandoval, Ryan Braun, Ryan Zimmerman, Sandy Koufax, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (73)
Topps’ next 2012 baseball card announcement will likely be one that takes us all back to 1963 as the company offered up the first glimpses at next year’s Topps Heritage baseball card set on Monday.
Posted on September 16, 2011 – 2:58 pm | Author: tolentinotown
Beckett Updates | 2010-11 Dominion Hockey, 2011 Finest Football, 2011 Topps Platinum, 9/11, featured, Josh Hamilton, Panini America, Panini baseball cards, Panini MLBPA, Weekly Highlights, Willie Mays | Comments (0)
Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for Sept. 12 – Sept. 15.
Posted on September 14, 2011 – 9:45 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Baseball | MLB, Topps, Willie Mays | Comments (2)
Legendary Hall of Famer Willie Mays will sign autographs for Topps products next year.
Posted on August 30, 2011 – 4:28 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2012 Topps Tribute, featured, Hank Aaron, MLB, Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays | Comments (11)
Topps unveiled its first high-end product of the 2012 baseball card season Tuesday evening and it’s the newest edition of the product that might have been the runaway hit of the high-end offerings this year.