The annual spring training report is in from David Moriah. This year’s scene was in Arizona, where some sparkling new stadiums reside and the teams still make signing autographs a priority.
PSA 10 Gem Mint Examples of the Jerry Rice, Rickey Henderson and Joe Montana rookies are just some of the treasures to be found at Mile High through May 14.
In the fourth installment of “trying to collect it all series,” the focus turns to basketball and its limited vintage offerings. Here is an overview of what has been produced and how Topps has dominated the basketball market.
Ed Lucas, the blind Emmy-winning journalist, hasn’t missed a Yankees home opener in 60 years; new book shares his story. Plus, great recollections with Mickey Mantle and Ted Williams.
The T207 set might lack imagination in all phases of card0-making and color, but here are 10 worthwhile cards to seek out from the tobacco set.
An early Mantle Bat ($242,209) and 1952 jersey ($227,856) worn by The Mick paced bidding in SCP Auctions Spring Premier. In all, the 1,300 lots totaled $4.1 million for the company.
Burton History Trees capture the story of a sports franchise, rooted by the societal and political atmosphere of the times. MLB, NHL and college teams coming soon.
Muhammad Ali, game-used bat, and unprecedented sports card offerings anchor largest Heritage Sports auction in history. Highlights include a Cassius Clay robe, more than 30 Sets on the PSA Set Registry, the No. 3-ranked 1914 Cracker Jack set and “Pistol Pete” Maravich game-worn New Orleans Jazz jersey.
The 1957 rookie contract Jim Brown signed with the Cleveland Browns is currently up for auction through SCP Auctions. Bidding ends April 25.
Embedded holograms are now being used on PSA holders for cards, packs and tickets to enhance security for collectors.