The most coveted spot in Topps’ annual baseball card set is the first spot, No. 1. For 2016, Topps is allowing fans to vote which player will slide into that slot. Every team will be represented and voting pared down from there.
The combined total value of the 25 million sports, entertainment and historical collectibles that PSA experts have now examined, authenticated and certified is well over $1 billion.
In a first for the company, Topps announced an exclusive autographed memorabilia deal with Houston Astros rookie sensation Carlos Correa.
Bill Mastro, former head of Mastro Auctions, will serve 20 months in prison for actions such as card trimming and shill bidding.
With an Aug. 22 ending date looming, there’s many opportunities to grab game-worn N.Y. Yankees jerseys from Jackie Robinson Day celebrations over the past several years.
Boxing autograph collectors have a new authenticator to turn to. WBC Authentication will deal exclusively in boxing signatures.
The Lou Gehrig game-used bat got plenty of attention of late for its story as being used for protection near the front door of a residence. Now a photo-match has been found for the bat, raising its provenance, profile and value.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has named SCP Auctions its official auction and appraisal partner, taking over the annual basketball-themed auction and involved in the September induction weekend festivities.
Bobby Orr’s 1972 All-Star Game jersey tops $95,000 o to headline Lelands’ latest auction. Ali robe matches price of Orr jersey.
Mile High Card Co. will be accepting consignments at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago July 29-Aug. 2, and one consignor will be taking home a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle PSA Authentic.