The Baseball Reliquary Inc. has announced its list of 50 eligible candidates for the 2014 election of the Shrine of the Eternals, the membership organization’s equivalent to the Baseball Hall of Fame. This year marks the 16th annual election of the Shrine, a major national component of the Baseball Reliquary, a Southern California-based organization dedicated to fostering an appreciation of American art and culture through the context of baseball history.
The checklist for Pop Century Photograph Edition includes Brad Pitt, Jack Nicholson, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Clint Eastwood, Jennifer Aniston, Johnny Depp, Michael Jackson, Harrison Ford and dozens more.
Among the items in the Goldin Auctions sale to join the hundreds of high-end pieces in the lineup are artifacts from Michael Jordan’s college days, including his diploma, transcripts and recruiting letters. The items came from a public storage unit.
The question follows former Cleveland Browns kicker Don Cockroft to this day – why didn’t you kick it? – so he decided to write about it and and the 1980 season. Here is a SCD exclusive interview with Cockroft talking about the kick, his career and who he considers to be the best kickers today.
The January Goldin Auctions sale will include the first 2012 Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl XLVII player ring to hit the market, along with 1958 Colts NFL Championship Ring, 2000 Ravens Super Bowl Ring and more. Bidding kicks off Jan. 13.
From Mark Fidrych to Willie Stargell, 2013′s baseball books cover nearly every topic imaginable – and they are all fun to read! Here’s the conclusion to SCD’s annual Best of the Year list.
A challenge for Baseball Hall of Fame autograph collectors is nabbing signatures of the Spink and Frick Award winners. Here are some of the tough ones to get and which baseball card set features some of the signatures.
In an auction that ends Jan. 29, Clean Sweep is offering a Joe Jackson/Buck Weaver signed baseball, a 1954 Johnston Cookie uncut sheet and other big names collectors love going after.
Still shaking off the impact of Hurricane Sandy, Philip Weiss announced early 2014 auction schedule that includes a sports sale ending Jan. 18.
Not many collectors found the 1972 Topps Football 3rd Series in their stores. More than 40 years later, they are still looking. Here is a review of the popular high numbers from that set.