There appears to be no end in sight to the demand for Mickey Mantle baseball cards in eBay auctions, reports Larry Canale.
Sports Collectors Digest takes a look at the top rookie cards of the modern era that have been influential in the trading card hobby.
Topps Wayne Gretzky sets record in $3 Million Memory Lane auction that continues to show the recent surge in prices for high-grade, vintage material.
Highest graded Joe Jackson rookie card,1909 E90-1 American Caramel fetches top bid in $5.1 million online auction.
Led by one of the finest single-signed Babe Ruth baseballs in existence, an incredibly rare Franklin D. Roosevelt single-signed OAL (Harridge) ball inscribed to Clark Griffith and attributed to Opening Day 1937 and a complete 1952 Topps set rated No. 10 on the PSA Set Registry, Mile High Card Co. kicks off its latest auction.
Tristar Productions will roll out more than 130 signers during The National’s five-day run, including ’86 N.Y. Giants reunion, Mariano Rivera and stars across all sports.
Together, Dan Hunt and Robert Casterline have selected the rarest, most valuable and most significant pieces of the 300,000-plus card collection to be displayed publicly for the first time in this one-of-a-kind exhibit. It is an unbelievable marriage of art, sports, and pop culture that dates back to 1888.
The 1965 Topps Football set is known primarily for QB legend Joe Namath and filled only with players from the AFL. Oh, and the set is filled with short-prints, too.
A lineup of five mini busts of Hall of Famers Montana, Payton, Namath, Bradshaw and Emmitt Smith, first debuting in Canton, are now available nationwide. Cost is $29.99 each.
Muhammad Ali gloves from Ali-Frazier I, Babe Ruth’s 7-2nd home run ball and a Lou Gehrig signed ticket from his famous “Luckiest Man” speech game among the top draws at the Heritage event that takes place during the National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland.