Tag Archives: Local Card Shop

Rock’s Dugout Celebrates 40 Years in the Industry

00000 Longtime sports card dealer Joe Ruocco, owner of Rock’s Dugout, is celebrating his 40th year in business as one of the preeminent sports card stores in Wichita, Kan. Ruocco, a New York native, started his business in the basement of a Wichita bowling alley and is an institution in Wichita where now a new […]

Local Card Shop of the Week: Soaring Sports Cards

00000 Graig Reeves started collecting sports cards in the mid 80’s when he was just 5 years old. A native of Northwest Pennsylvania, Graig was surrounded by sports teams like the Steelers, the Penguins and even the Buffalo Bills. His mother was a native New Yorker so he also had the Yankees in his blood […]

Local Card Shop of the Week: Indy Card Exchange

00000 Growing up in Indiana, Andy Albert was naturally drawn to basketball cards. As kids, many of us dream of being in the sports industry in some way; whether that be as an actual athlete or some other job that is tied to the athletes. After 25 years of collecting sports cards, Andy made that […]

Hobby shop thoughts: on-camera video card opinions

Hobby shop customers react to EVOLUTION, Upper Deck’s video trading card.