JPRS Show thaws out winter’s chill and heats up the New York signing scene with Boggs, Carlton and Yankees prospects. Plus Mariano Rivera will conduct a public signing in March.
Autograph collectors were up early and on the move during Super Bowl weekend in NYC; results were hit and miss. Here are some tales seeking Joe Namath, Cam Newton and Aaron Rodgers.
In the latest Hobby Odds and Ends column by George Vrechek, topics range from a famous T206 Wagner that is now in the Baseball Hall of Fame to ESPN’s Lester Munson, D.J. Moore and an old-fashioned show held in California.
RareInk has introduced a new 10-piece art collection featuring the starting lineups for the 2014 NBA All-Star game, featuring Durant, Griffin, Wade and James, among others.
Goldin Auctions kicked off its 2014 season with a $2.3 million sale that included top-of-the-line game-used bats belonging to Jackie Robinson and Mickey Mantle and an assortment of football championship rings that added much ca-ching to the bling.
Big names abound in Heritage Auctions Platinum Night event planned for Feb. 22-23. Bidding is live now for a 1923 Babe Ruth N.Y. Yankees championship watch, Cassius Clay gloves used in his first bout with Sonny Liston and an early Joe Jackson bat.
Theater and sports is always a sketchy call. Often details like facts and accurate portrayals are out the window. So how does ‘Bronx Bombers’ bring several Yankee greats across generations together on one stage and make it work? Paul Ferrante explains in his 3 out of 4 stars review.
Collectors looking to buy vintage cards don’t have to go to a card dealer or online – all they have to do is buy Leaf’s latest release: Legends of the Diamond. The latest product is full of buyback cards and original art cards.
Classic autobiography of the unique manager Casey Stengel shows the joy and pain ghostwriter Harry T. Paxton experienced in writing the project.
As the world counts down to Super Bowl Sunday, here is some NFL trivia to get you in the football frame of mind. Some are easy; others are not. Good luck.