Tag Archives: Tampa Bay Rays

30 days, 30 teams, 30 contests: Tampa Bay Rays

00000 — By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor The start of a new baseball season is not far away and we wanted to add some march madness of the MLB variety to collectors’ routines leading up to the new season. Today, we’re launching 30 contests for 30 teams that will last for 30 days. Each MLB team […]

Top 5: Wil Myers Rookie Cards to chase

Former top prospect and 2013 American League Rookie of the Year Wil Myers is on the trading block with a few scenarios in play that would likely send him to the San Diego Padres sometime soon — one potentially being a multi-team deal including plenty of potential big-leaguers.

A roller coaster to cardboard: Panini America’s Alex Carbajal trades baseball career for card career

About a decade ago, you might have found Alex Carbajal on a pitcher’s mound in Florida at Ed Smith Stadium wearing a Sarasota Red Sox uniform. Now you can find him helping make hockey cards for Panini America.

Josh Hamilton’s key baseball cards heat up

His bat is headed to Cooperstown, his baseball cards are headed upward.

Game-used Mariano Rivera jersey headlines latest Steiner Yankees auction

The jersey Mariano Rivera wore for his 22nd save this season — also Derek Jeter’s 3,000th-hit game — is on the auction block in Steiner Sports’ second-annual Yankees Legends sale and it’s already grabbing attention.

Matt Moore’s first Topps autographs are coming soon

That news prompted one simple announcement from Topps on Monday — that more Matt Moore cards are coming soon.

Tampa Bay Rays’ Ginter Relics are plaid for a reason

If you’ve seen some of the Tampa Bay Rays Relics being found by collectors in 2011 Allen & Ginter from Topps, you might have been surprised by plaid.

Jason Bartlett, World Series hero

The Tampa Bay Rays let down plenty of people with their loss (albeit close) in Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday night. But there is a hero.

What does Evan Longoria have to do to avoid Eva?

There’s no doubt that one baseball player’s cards are hotter than anyone else’s right now — but no matter what Tampa Bay 3B Evan Longoria does, somebody somewhere will trot out a tale of the tape comparing him to ABC Desperate Housewife Eva Longoria. Who am I to disappoint?

Wondering about Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon's early baseball cards?

00000One of Major League Baseball’s best stories this year has been the worst-to-first performance of the Tampa Bay Devil Rays under the guidance of manager Joe Maddon. Sure, we’re all aware of the rookie cards of Evan Longoria and late-season call-up David Price (not to mention the several other players with big potential). But what […]