From an unwanted power-hitting first baseman to a Hall of Fame catcher, Mike Piazza reflects on the long, winding journey.
From one ballplayer to another: A proud papa remembers the Hall of Fame career of son Ken Griffey Jr.
When talking about baseball’s first few generations, Connie Mack covered all of the bases in a style all his own.
When Ty Cobb was kicking off his baseball career, he penned several letters to friend Erwin Manley, on subjects from the games he played in to his relationships. With the letters comes a previously unknown photo of Cobb as a member of the Georgia Tourists.
Frank Thomas, who played for seven teams in a 16-year career from 1951-66, still has a zest and knowledge for the game he loved. An interview with the slugger from 2015 in Cooperstown.
Upward of 100 outstanding lots from former Milwaukee Brewers superstar Robin Yount will be up for bid through SCP Auctions, ranging from both his “3,000th Hit” bat and baseball (Sept. 9, 1992) to multiple game-worn Brewers jerseys.
Following the ‘53 season, Brooklyn Skipper Charlie Dressen insisted on a multi-year contract to continue as Dodgers’ skipper. Brooklyn Owner Walter O’Malley balked at the demand and to everyone’s surprise chose the little known Walter Alston to pilot the club. Four World Series titles later…..
Everything you ever learned about preserving your collection might be wrong – report from the Baseball HOF & Museum. The Baseball HOF held an inaugural Care and Conservation Workshop with some surprising information on what they deem as safekeeping for collectibles.
We’re looking at compiling the best “sports stops” across the U.S. But we need your help. If you have a favorite hidden sports shop, little-known sports museum, place of interest – let us know and we’ll make the ultimate list available this summer.
Craig Biggio opens up about collecting, show signings and Jeff Bagwell belonging in the Hall of Fame in exclusive SCD interview.