When working on ‘When the Braves Ruled the Diamond,’ Topps cards were added to liven up the illustrations, along with some great Ronnie Joyner illustrations.
One of the first big-time sports auctions of the year is kicking off April 6 with the debut of SCP Auctions’ Spring Premier, headlined by names like Drysdale, Koufax, Musial, along with Olympic memorabilia, Super Bowl 1-50 tickets and much more.
The No. 5-rated 1933 Goudey set on the PSA Set Registry is being sold card-by-card in a Heritage Auctions’ sale April 14. Includes all four Ruth cards and Lajoie.
The Strongsville Show: Ohio Sports Collectors Convention will take place April 15-17, mixing memorabilia with Ohio-related athletes for a great regional event.
Topps has introduced Topps Now, taking baseball highlights and turning them into physical cards the next day. But hurry, the buying window is just 24 hours.
The latest Fanatics Authentics Sports Spectacular Show was held Mar. 18-20, bringing a healthy autograph lineup and items to the show floor that aren’t seen at most shows. Come along for a tour.
Right-handed catcher’s glove used by “The Babe” circa 1912 at St. Mary’s Industrial School for Boys to be sold at Premium Live Auction on April 30 at the New York Yankees Steakhouse in New York City courtesy of Goldin Auctions.
‘Detroit – The Unconquerable: The 1935 World Champion Tigers’ looks at Depression-era Detroit baseball and the principles involved. You won’t be disappointed.
An overview of 19th century tobacco/cigarette packaging and related insert baseball cards shows elegant design, classic poses. Here is a complete update from a 2005 article.
Roger Clemens talks about prepping for a start in the shower, pitching in the World Series and his show circuit appearances. Plus, there’s that little scrum with Mike Piazza.