Tag Archives: Bryce Harper

Beckett.com By the Numbers: 2012 Topps Archives

The 2012 Topps Archives baseball card set has arrived on the Beckett.com OPG.

Topps readies Series 2 wrapper redemption

Topps announced on Friday that it will have a wrapper redemption program for 2012 Topps Series 2, which arrives next week.

Your Turn (Beckett Baseball No. 77): Who’s your hobby Rookie of the Year?

We want to know … Who is your hobby Rookie of the Year so far?

First Look: 2012 Topps Five Star (with polls)

The company pulled back the curtain on 2012 Topps Five Star Baseball on Monday, a new high-end brand that will pack two autographs, one autographed Relic one autographed booklet or extra autograph and a jumbo Relic, bat nameplate or bat knob card in every single box.

McFarlane Toys readies Bryce Harper figure

Bryce Harper’s first McFarlane Toys figure is set to arrive in October.

Box Busters: 2012 Bowman baseball cards

Join Beckett Media’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into 2012 Bowman in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First Look: 2012 Topps Update baseball cards

Topps released the basic product information and preview images Friday for its final chapter of the flagship brand this year, 2012 Topps Update.

Topps adds surprises to upcoming Archives

Topps Archives will arrive on May 23 with many nods to the past on the baseball diamond, but Topps unveiled plans for even more to appear in the product chock-full of designs from the last 60 years of baseball cards.

Box Busters Preview: 2012 Bowman Jumbos … and more

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into some 2012 Bowman jumbo packs — and watches a collector rip into even more — in this Box Busters preview video.

Ripping Retail: 2012 Bowman doubleheader

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a dozen 2012 Bowman packs and more in a Ripping Retail doubleheader.

Your Turn (Beckett Baseball issue No. 76): Who has impressed you in 2012?

From Ryan Braun to Matt Kemp, Yu Darvish and the arrival of Bryce Harper, there’s been plenty to talk about with the beginning of the 2012 MLB season.

Topps details its Bryce Harper Rookie Card plans

Bryce Harper arrived in the major leagues on Saturday — now it’s time for his Rookie Cards and Topps has unveiled its plans.

Bryce Harper Rookie Card set for 2012 Topps Series 2

Before he had his second big-league at bat, the plans for Bryce Harper’s Rookie Card were announced.

Nationals to promote Bryce Harper on Saturday

The most highly touted prospect in baseball card history, Bryce Harper, has been promoted to the majors and will make his big-league debut on Saturday when the Washington Nationals visit the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Your Turn: How much might Bryce Harper’s SuperFractor sell for?

The Bryce Harper SuperFractor from 2011 Bowman Chrome has been found and has a $24,999 Buy It Now pricetag on eBay.

First Look: 2012 Bowman (update w/final AU list)

Topps teased on Monday what the 2012 Bowman baseball set will look like when it arrives next year.

First Look: 2012 Bowman Platinum baseball

Topps unveiled the basic product information and preview images for 2012 Bowman Platinum on Thursday, and new this year — the third for the brand — will be redemption cards good for full game-used items from the Arizona Fall League.

Loaded question: Are the 2011 Topps Update Value Boxes stacked?

I’ve landed three Bowman Chrome autographs in my last 10 Bowman Chrome packs from 2011 Topps Value Boxes.

Your Turn (Beckett Baseball No. 72): Which rookies or prospects will you chase in 2012?

Which rookies/prospects will you chase in 2012? (BASEBALL ONLY)

Box Busters: 2011 Bowman Sterling baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2011 Bowman Sterling boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2011 Bowman Draft Picks baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2011 Bowman Draft Picks boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Can’t get enough Bryce Harper? Find a value box …

For those of you who have chased Bryce Harper cards this year but have come up short in your quest to find a card of the Washington Nationals’ teenage prospect, there’s another shot out there with some pretty good odds.

Box Busters: 2011 Bowman Chrome

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2011 Bowman Chrome boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Prized Pulls: Share & Comment to win

00000 Want a shot at one piece of hobby sweetness seen here? No problem. In no particular order, complete the following steps for a chance to win … Find the link to this news item on the Beckett Media Facebook page and “Share” it. Comment here, on the Beckett.com news item itself with your name, […]

Box Busters: 2011 Topps Heritage MiLB cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2011 Topps Heritage MiLB cards in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Sneak peek: Upcoming Topps products’ wax boxes

Topps has plenty of baseball and football products to come for the rest of this year, and it has released teaser images of precisely what some of those products’ wax boxes will look like.

Could this end up being Bryce Harper’s lone (non 1/1) minor league certified autograph?

As Bryce Harper’s first season as a professional player winds down with his Harrisburg Senators in the hunt for the Class AA Eastern League title starting next week, some collectors are eagerly looking forward to the arrival of 2011 Topps Heritage Minor League.

Weekly Highlights (July 25 – July 29)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 25 – July 29.

COLLECTOR Box Busters: 2011 Bowman Platinum

Beckett Baseball Editor Chris Olds stopped by Nick’s Sports Cards in Dallas and caught one collector ripping 2011 Bowman Platinum.

Box Busters Warmup: 2011 Bowman Platinum

Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds picked up a box of 2011 Bowman Platinum on Wednesday, its street date, in advance of our Box Busters episode to come.

Bryce Harper headlines this week’s eTopps MiLB cards

The first eTopps Minor League card of the most-watched Class AA player on the planet, Washington Nationals prospect Bryce Harper, was launched as an initial public offering today as part of the online portfolio trading card program.

Weekly Highlights (July 11 – July 15)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights from July 11 – July 15.

Bryce Harper’s Futures Game items heat up auction

The batting helmet and cap used by the 18-year-old Washington Nationals outfield prospect during his 0-for-4 day at the Futures Game as part of the MLB All-Star Game festivities have hit the auction block and they’re in demand.

First look: 2011 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects

Topps’ third wave of Bowman products will arrive late this year — 2011 Bowman Draft Picks and Prospects — packing yet another chance at a Bryce Harper autograph (this time Green) and plenty of this year’s top draft picks once they sign.

USA Baseball isn’t messing around with its Nine Innings of Summer promotion — game-used items up for grabs

00000 By Chris Olds | Baseball Editor | Commentary Perhaps it’s just a personal bias toward the Red, White and Blue uniforms worn by some of the best baseball players in the country long before they become pros, but the Nine Innings of Summer promotion currently under way from the USA Baseball organization is one […]