SCP Auctions knew it had historical documents in the ‘Laws of Base Ball’, spreading the word far and wide. The $3.2 million sale price set a record among baseball documents and placed them in hallowed ground in history.
Memory Lane is serving up some of the best Mantle, Mays and Aaron cards in the market, along with a Gem Mint 1986 Fleer hoops set in their Spring Classics Rarities Auction that kicks off April 23.
Heritage Auctions hosted a sale of one of the best 1933 Goudey sets. With each card sold individually, total sales topped $1.17 million, led by Ruth and Gehrig.
20th annual San Francisco Collectors Show celebrates California athletes, hosts unusual sports memorabilia. A report from the show.
While it’s possible that one of these was prominently displayed in every candy store and five-and-dime that sold Cracker Jack in 1915, the number of surviving specimens can be counted on one hand, and the featured item was found it in a barn in the Midwest, where it likely sat for the duration of its existence.
Over the decades, 1960 Fleer Greats have earned a solid place in the hobby with the help of some famous faces. Prices for high-grade examples have seen an increase as well.
Even with hatless wonders, 1966 Topps Baseball turns 50 with a short prints chase that never gets old. Come along for a review of the set, along with some positives and negatives of the set.
One of the first big-time sports auctions of the year is kicking off April 6 with the debut of SCP Auctions’ Spring Premier, headlined by names like Drysdale, Koufax, Musial, along with Olympic memorabilia, Super Bowl 1-50 tickets and much more.
Topps has introduced Topps Now, taking baseball highlights and turning them into physical cards the next day. But hurry, the buying window is just 24 hours.
The latest Fanatics Authentics Sports Spectacular Show was held Mar. 18-20, bringing a healthy autograph lineup and items to the show floor that aren’t seen at most shows. Come along for a tour.