Tag Archives: Twitter

Beckett’s Month of Marvel Giveaways

00000 By Matt Bible | Beckett Non-Sports and Gaming Analyst Summertime is nearing its end. But, the fun is just beginning in Beckett non-sports land. In fact, you could say we have a Marvel-ous month ahead of us. From Aug. 17 to Sept. 18, Beckett non-sports will be promoting the┬áMonth of Marvel. During this time, […]

Topps creates Twitter-exclusive Refractor packs

All 150 prospects in the 2015 Bowman product — a crop that includes Kris Bryant and Carlos Rodon — will be found with Blue Refractors that are only available via Twitter giveaways by the @BowmanCards account. Oh, and there’s an autograph — a card limited to only three copies — in every pack, too.

Win this Odell Beckham Jr. auto in the April BSCM

If you’re plugged in online, then you might have heard about Odell Beckham Jr.’s recent #SignMyTweet session.

Fan’s Twitter question lands a Kris Bryant bat

It started with a simple question on Twitter last week — a question from a collector to a promising baseball prospect. It ended on Thursday with a game-used bat in that collector’s hands.

Where is it now: The infamous Evan Mathis Twitter hoax receipt

Kirk Keith is a serious Alabama football collector, and he’s got a legendary piece of new Crimson Tide memorabilia that’s not so serious — but still pretty cool.

#CardChat: Panini Rewards replacing redemptions

Beckett’s Susan Lulgjuraj hosts a weekly chat every Monday Twitter with collectors discussing different hobby topics.

Card Chat: Collectors talk about checklists and buying habits

Collectors had a discussion about checklists on Twitter. See their reactions and what group it seems to affect most.

Topps adds Twitter handles to football card backs

Topps has made it even easier to interact with football players and teams by adding Twitter handles to card backs for each player.

ESPN’s Darren Rovell and Upper Deck have a chat on Twitter

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Is Panini bringing National Treasures to baseball?

Former Atlanta Braves slugger Dale Murphy tweeted photos of National Treasures baseball cards as he signed them on Monday on his account, @DaleMurphy3.

Collecting even more details via Instagram

Some of us out there have noticed the peculiarities of cardboard and other collectibles when they have been viewed using Instgram.

USA Baseball memorabilia giveaways return

USA Baseball is giving stuff away again — starting with an autographed Trevor Bauer cap today.

Paralyzed player gets first NFL card in Prestige

Today, with the arrival of Prestige from Panini America, Eric LeGrand has something else to talk about.

Panini to bring first Twittergraphs to world

It may look like a simple trading card, but it’s got to be an industry first.Call it the first Twittergraph.

Box Busters: 2011 Topps American Pie

Join Beckett Media’s Chris Olds and Bryan Hornbeck as they rip into two boxes of 2011 Topps American Pie in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Topps’ new American Pie card set an absolute time capsule of pop culture (updated with video)

The return of Topps’ American Pie line after a decade on the sidelines was a slightly surprising one, but after just glimpsing at some of the cards in the newly released set it’s clear that it has done its job.

Weekly Highlights (July 4 – July 8)

Beckett.com’s weekly highlights for July 4 – July 8.

So we’ll be mentioning a few players’ Twitter feeds in the next Beckett Baseball …

So we’ll be mentioning a few MLB players’ Twitter feeds in the next Beckett Baseball … here’s an obligatory piece of Nick Swisher multimedia we’ll be sending people to see here from the magazine.

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 […]

One Shaq fan can own a signed pack of Oreos

The Amusing Retiree, Shaquille O’Neal, has been one to watch on Twitter for some time now, but one of his latest tweets just might be one that has a SuperCollector or two (have you entered your collection?) licking their chops.

Players’ use of social media at NFL PLAYERS Rookie Premiere might change things for the hobby

In the days of instant gratification, the NFL PLAYERS Rookie Premiere autograph and photo shoot weekend is a must as collectors demand to see the players in their uniforms on their Rookie Cards as soon as possible.

A football card that exudes confidence … and more

But not all of the 2011 Topps Five Star cards include an inscription quite as special — quite as confident — as this one from Houston Texans running back Ben Tate.