Fanatics Authentic takes over Chicago Sun-Times Show, and minus a few guests, the show went off without a hitch. Here are some highlights from the show floor.
Former infielder and now Triple-A manager Wally Backman reflects on the famous Mets season, his career and today’s new rules.
Recent events, including a smash-and-grab break-in, have led John Hamilton to close his Newport Sports Museum and sell much of the contents in a series of fours sales through SCP Auctions. Here are some thoughts from Hamilton on the decision.
Babe Ruth put on a display for reporters in Feb. 1923, showcasing the new Yankee Stadium short right-field porch. One of the balls he vaulted over the fence and later signed will be part of Goldin Auctions’ Babe Ruth gala in July.
A 1952 Topps baseball master set that ranks No. 3 on the PSA Set Registry and a 1965 Topps football set that is the Set Registry’s No. 1 all-time finest are bringing big bids. Where will bidding end on Thursday, April 10?
Danté Exum’s first NBA trading cards and autographed cards will arrive in October with the release of 2014-15 NBA Hoops Basketball. You’ll only find signed cards from Exum in Panini products.
All of the promising soon-to-be-rookies are ready for the trading card spotlight in SAGE Autograph Football. Signed rookie cards are the big draw with this set – Clowney, Bortles, etc.
Get Topps Power Players code cards in Topps Series 1 and 2 Baseball, enter the codes online to form your team, and if the best players for the week are on your team, you win.
Teddy Bridgewater’s first NFL rookie cards and autographed cards will arrive in the June release of Panini America’s 2014 Score Football.
Each 10-minute program in the series provides interesting and useful information about sports collectibles and is posted on YouTube as well as on the PSA website. Learn how to build better collections and get tips on spotting forgeries, among other topics.