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.
Memory Lane’s I Own It Now Sale once again proves the market value of cards in high grades, from vintage specimens you’d expect to 1980s varieties you wouldn’t.
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.
The 1923-24 Tomas Gutierrez set of Cuban baseball cards aren’t easy to find to begin with, much less a complete set. Yet Hake’s is offering all 84 cards from the set in its current sale, with bidding already at $50,000.
Bonhams upcoming sale, “Treasures from The Caren Archive” on April 7, will include an exceedingly rare color poster advertisement for an early professional baseball game between the Boston Unions and the Philadelphia Keystones.
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.