Former Chicago Cubs coach Verlon “Rube” Walker passed away in 1971 at age 42. He left behind a daughter, Leigh Ann Young, who was 3 at the time. She is now on a quest to hear the voice of her father and she needs your help.
If you’ve seen Dick Perez’s work in ‘The Immortals,’ a beautiful coffee table book released in 2010, you know how great the artwork is. Now you can own the originals featured in the book.
You might not have heard of the CASEY Awards, but trust me when I say you should read the finalists that are nominated for the award.
Thinking of starting a sports memorabilia company and want the BasketballMemorabilia.com domain name? Check out the latest auction category offered by Heritage.
Popular event held at the Shriner’s Auditorium will feature more than two dozen signing guests and more than 400 dealer tables. Door prizes, free parking and plenty of vintage cards.
The number of graded 1935 National Chicle Bronko Nagurski cards is about to increase nearly 10 percent. In one auction, to be held Wednesday, Oct. 16, there will be 10 Nagurski cards offered, ranging in grades from PSA 5 to PSA 1(mk). Never before have so many entered the market at one time.
In a plea hearing today in Chicago, Bill Mastro pled guilty to one count of mail fraud and admitted to the practice of shill bidding as well as trimming a famous T206 Honus Wagner card that has since sold for millions.
Collectors might know Andy Pafko only for his No. 1 seeding in the 1952 Topps set, but his career was sprinkled with memorable moments.
For 2014, Topps has the Power Play Promotion. In 2014 Topps Baseball, collectors will find Power Player Parallels code cards. Collectors then go to the Power Player website and enter the codes in a “digital locker” to win exclusive prizes.
The Blue Wave wrapper redemption programs have been a big hit with Topps, often exhausting supplies in little or no time. the latest involves Bowman Chrome Baseball, and you can start sending in UPC codes and wrappers today.