Tag Archives: Yasiel Puig

Beckett 20 Questions on … rookies and prospects

By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor As we all eagerly await the arrival of baseball’s Next Big Thing, Kris Bryant, we figured now is the time to look at the hot rookies and prospects of the last few years — and maybe a few even older than that. It’s a chance to put the […]

BGS Black sparks added interest in perfect 10s

It’s been nearly a month since Beckett Grading Services launched BGS Black — a simple new label that notes perfect BGS 10 Pristine cards that have four perfect 10 subgrades with a striking black flip.

First look: 2014 Topps Chrome Update + Megabox

Topps Chrome Update is back — and so is the “holiday megabox.”

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Update baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Derek Ficken as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Update in this latest edition of Box Busters.

THE DANDY DOZEN: The priciest* Bowman Chrome baseball autographs

Ever wonder which Bowman Chrome prospect/rookie autos (excluding parallels*) are the most expensive?

Beckett 20 Questions on … Hot baseball players, hot prospects & more

As the regular season winds down and the pennant races heat up, this year’s true movers and shakers will begin to emerge on cardboard. With our latest 20 Questions, we want to know what you think of the hobby’s key players, key cards and key product developments.

Topps signs Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig to exclusive autograph deal

Yasiel Puig has a new team.

Beckett 20 questions on … Jose Abreu and other Major League Baseball stars from Cuba

Jose Abreu just might be this year’s Yasiel Puig when it comes to cardboard. Or, do we ask … is he better?

Chatter Up: Your chance to discuss collecting and win a Bowman Chrome Mini team set Wednesday night

We’re giving away 15 team sets — one for all National League team — in the recently released 2013 Bowman Chrome Mini test set.

Your Turn: Who is your player to watch in MLB?

Tell us who is your player to watch this season.

Box Busters: 2013 Bowman Chrome Mini baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a set of 2013 Bowman Chrome Mini baseball cards from Topps in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2013 Topps Heritage High Number set — with 100-card visual checklist (including card backs)

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a 2013 Topps Heritage High Number baseball card set in this latest Box Busters video and see all 100 cards in the set — front and back — right here.

First look: 2013 Topps Heritage High Number baseball

Topps Heritage High Numbers are back this year and some of the top rookies from 2013 will be included.

Coming Soon — Beckett Yearbook: Best of 2013

Joining the Beckett lineup beginning in December will be the Beckett Yearbook, a full-color look at the Best of 2013.

Box Busters: 2013 SuperBox Rookies & Phenoms

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a 2013 SuperBox in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First look: 2013 Panini America’s pastime baseball

The national pastime is Panini America’s pastime — and an upcoming new baseball card line shows it.

Beckett 20 Questions on … baseball cards & more

Here’s the latest installment of Beckett’s 20 Questions … this time focusing on baseball cards.

Topps Update includes All-Star variations, retired greats & plenty of Yasiel Puig

And it also includes the latest batch of short-printed photo variations to chase as well as a Boston Strong red-foil stamped subset, too.

First look: 2013 Select baseball cards

Select is coming back to baseball.

Panini America CEO Mark Warsop looks back on two years of MLBPA-approved baseball cards

“The time really has flown by — they say that tends to happen when you’re having fun. There’s no denying that we’ve had quite an eventful first two years with the MLBPA license.”

Hobby Pulse Poll: Which MLB players surprised you the most this season?

Pick your top five surprises in MLB here.

Friday Hot List: Puig still leads the hobby

The hottest player on the planet right now might still be Yasiel Puig.

Beckett 20 Questions on … the 2013 MLB season (and its cardboard so far)

The regular season has come and gone with a few new faces, some surprises and plenty of cardboard — but there’s plenty still to come on the field and on cards. Tell us what you think of it all in the latest 20 Questions.

Yasiel Puig Bowman Chrome Superfractor leaves BGS, heads into dealer Super Box

The 2013 Bowman Chrome Superfractor of Los Angeles Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig has been pulled, has been sold, has been graded and is headed into another product.

Friday Hot List: Topps Chrome, Panini Prizm and MMA

The rookie autographs in 2013 Topps Chrome are selling well in the first week of its release

Topps provides redemption list for 2013 Topps Chrome

Topps issued a statement on Tuesday noting that, while there are many redemptions in the product, “many of the redemption cards in this product are already in-house and ready to be shipped out.”

Introducing the Friday Hot List

We’re putting together a weekly Hot List that encompasses the best of the best.

First look teaser: 2014 Topps baseball cards

Topps unveiled the design for 2014 Topps baseball cards on Thursday, and once again it’s a white-bordered design but one that, this time, has a bit more modern feel.

First look: 2014 Topps Heritage baseball cards (with preliminary checklist)

It’s time to turn the clock back to 1965.

World Premiere Box Busters: 2013 Topps Allen & Ginter baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds — and Topps’ Marc Stephens and Clay Luraschi — as they rip into the first two 2013 Topps Allen & Ginter boxes ripped in this world premiere edition of Box Busters from the floor of the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Cardinals fan avoids the Dodger Blues with Yasiel Puig Superfractor and Beckett Grading Services

A Cardinals fan from Missouri picked up a single box of 2013 Bowman Platinum and found a Yasiel Puig Superfractor inside.

Panini unveils VIP party guest signer list — includes Yasiel Puig, Johnny Damon, Pedro Martinez and more

Pedro, Damon and Puig? Oh, my.

At the National: Yasiel Puig’s Topps redemption cards in demand

The Topps wrapper redemption program is a popular one again this year at the National Sports Collectors Convention with a 25-card Bowman Platinum set and Gypsy Queen redemption cards.

NSCC Notebook: Preview & Day 1 nuggets … (updating)

Nuggets and notes from this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention … look for this file to be updated throughout the day on Wednesday, the sneak-preview night for the show.

Topps adds Yasiel Puig Gypsy Queen card to its National wrapper redemption programs

There’s one more promo card to chase at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention.