A friend of a member of the Ty Cobb family unearths some rare, touching material related to the legendary Hall of Famer.
Love of the Game Auctions’ latest sale is now live, with rare lots from Lou Criger’s family, fabulous game-used bats, including Gehrig, and rare cards.
A book review of ‘Intangiball: The Subtle Things That Win Baseball Games.’ A bit cerebral? Perhaps, but still a fascinating baseball read.
While usually packed with items targeting the more modest collector, there’s nothing modest about Mile High’s Extra Innings’ opener; a 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle PSA 6. Bidding is just under $68,000.
Heritage wrapped up its 2015 Sports Auction season with a $12 million sale, pushing its yearly total in sports auctions past $40 million. High-grade singles, Brooks Robinson and hockey memorabilia lead the way.
Several top quality complete sets and near complete sets, including T205, E93, 1952 Topps and 1957 Topps will be parceled out to new homes as part of the largest auction the company has ever conducted.
PSA will be giving away items related to Chicago’s sports immortals, and a new “vintage break” will offer high-end items, for a high-end entry fee.
Mile High Card Co. will offer the only PSA 9 examples of Ty Cobb, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson and Deacon Philippe of the E93 Standard Caramel issue as part of its July Auction.
Legends of the Game Steiner Sports Auction ends tonight. Bid now on great items pertaining to all of the great Yankees, plus numerous stars in all of the major sports.
Ty Cobb has a reputation, often gleaned from misinformation and poetic license. Here’s an unbiased look at ‘The Georgia Peach’ in a biography penned by Charles Leerhsen.