For the second consecutive year, three first-ballot candidates were added to Baseball’s Hall of Fame. Craig Biggio joins John Smoltz, Pedro Martinez and Randy Johnson for baseball’s most coveted honor.
Effective immediately, the exclusive manufacturer of of NASCAR trading cards, Press Pass Inc., has announced its closure. Outstanding redemptions will not be honored.
The MLB Network’s “Baseball Seasons” telecast caught my eye when the focus was on the 1982 season, ending with a St. Louis Cardinals victory over the Milwaukee Brewers in the World Series.
Beckett Media has announced the acquisition of Goodwin & Co. Bill Goodwin will still head the auctions he is known for in the industry.
Fans of the World Football League have more cards to collect, with Series III and Die-Cuts added just in time for the holidays.
Back-to-back years with multiple first-time inductees into the Baseball Hall of Fame hasn’t happened very often but will likely take place in 2015. Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz among the frontrunners.
Steiner Sports is bringing a fresh line of memorabilia to the hobby. Called ‘In Their Own Words’ a star-studded lineup of athletes past and present describe some of the greatest sports moments they were involved in.
The Jewish Sports Heritage Association has released a 13-card set featuring Jewish men and women who have changed sports for the better.
The Minnesota Twins have announced details for TwinsFest, to take place Jan. 23-25. Attendees get seek out autographs, compete against players in various games and take home game-used memorabilia.
Elemetal specializes in precious metals and minting. They are using that expertise to produce a silver bar series of T206 baseball greats, kicking off with Honus Wagner.