A review of ‘The Georgia Peach,’ a book debunking Ty Cobb’s supposed evil demeanor; plus, rare aviation forgeries hit the market.
In a baseball card world where condition is king, you’ll find the No. 1 subject -Mikey Mantle – is just as hard to find ‘Very Poor’ as in ‘Gem Mint.’ Come along as we discuss some reasons why.
Topps has extended its agreement with Bryce Harper, remaining the exclusive provider of his autographed cards. Harper will also continue to be featured on packaging of Topps baseball products.
The latest round of trivia questions by Jeff Figler, featured in SCD, are ready to be answered. Take a try at 16 questions, separated by difficulty.
Card finds don’t happen often, especially when it comes to minor league card issues from 1940. Yet Kevin Savage Cards has found a 1940 Buffalo Bisons stash of 50 cards, including a neat set of 22 of the 24 cards. Previously, just two examples of this set had been graded total.
Goldin Auctions has a big Babe Ruth sale planned for July in Baltimore. Prior to that, the company is hitting the road looking for more Ruth gems to add to the sale. Check out when the Goldin Auctions Roadshow is coming near you.
Newest release from Leaf Trading Cards features Leaf’s Metal technology, on-card autographs and a checklist packed with future NFL talent, such as Jadeveon Clowney, Johnny Manziel and many more.
You’ll hear about them all soon enough, but you can get them in cards even sooner: Johnny Manziel, Teddy Bridgewater, Michael Sam, Blake Bortles and other top prospects sign deals to appear in 2014 Upper Deck Football.
The PSA and PSA/DNA divisions of Collectors Universe have certified since 1991 more than 22 million trading cards, sports memorabilia items and autographs with a combined estimated market value of more than $1 billion.
The 2014 edition of ‘Who’s Who in Baseball’ is about to hit shelves. At 360 pages, the 99th edition features the final stats for Rivera, Helton and more than 775 active players.