T206 Wagner, Ruth rookie, 1963 Koufax jersey and Old Mill Jackson among the featured attractions for Robert Edward Auctions in their annual spring sale that kicks off April 20 and ends May 18. The telephone book known as the sale’s catalog will be shipping soon.
For some old-fashioned baseball fun and some great discussion regarding the National Pastime, check out the CASEY Awards, which honor the best baseball books of the previous year. The 2012 winner was “Bill Veeck: Baseball’s Greatest Maverick” by Paul Dickson.
Collect Auctions kicks off its next sale April 1 (ending April 11) With some familiar vintage cards: 1933 Goudey Babe Ruth No. 149 PSA 4, 1940 Play Ball Ted Williams SGC 88, 1948 Leaf Babe Ruth PSA 4 and 1950 Bowman Roy Campanella PSA 8.5.
In a first for the Kane County Cougars, the team will offer its stadium as the host for a new card show to take place April 27. Take Me Out to the Card Show will include guests Denis Savard and Randy Hundley.
The April SCP Auctions has enough “collection” included to fill wings of a sports memorabilia museum. The latest news surrounds Chris Mullion, who will offer Olympic jerseys and Big East championship rings.
The Golf Auction previews its spring auction of early Masters badges, signed books and flags and a giant cache of cards. Gems include a 1934 Masters badge, 1936 program and lots and lots of Tiger Woods.
Upper Deck has a deal in place with the MLBPA, resulting in two new baseball products in 2013, starting with Fleer Retro Baseball debuting this summer.
Michael Jordan cards don’t go away, they just get more expensive. Upper Deck has provided details on a new Jordan Master set from his North Carolina Years that will include Jordan signed card, championship rings and much more. $5,000 for the set?
Frank Rosato of New Providence, N.J., is the winner of Panini’s NFL Player of the Day promotion. He gets to spend a day with Hakeem Nicks, including a private party at his home and a special signing event at the shop Attack of the Baseball Cards.
In a twist from its usual auction lineup, Legendary Auctions is rolling out an Internet auction focusing solely on autographed memorabilia, with an emphasis on Upper Deck Authentics’ signed items featuring Jordan, Woods and LeBron.