Jimmy Graham looks through the hype and breaks down the top 10 pitching prospects in baseball. Includes key baseball card listing and buying guide for each of the featured future stars.
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When he left for Yankee Stadium on Saturday, Christian Lopez was just another fan. When he caught the ball that marked Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit, he became part of history. After returning the ball, Lopez instantly made himself part of baseball lore.
Just 19-years-old, Mike Trout is slated to make his debut with the Angels tonight, making it a great time for prospectors to cash in.
Highlights from the Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction ending July 10 include a a signed Joe DiMaggio bat and an autographed Roy Campanella government postcard.
The Baseball Rookie Card Report profiles recent call-ups Mike Trout, Mike Moustakas, Greg Halman, Carlos Peguero, Lonnie Chisenhall and Blake Beavan.
Bringing together science and sport, the 2011 Home Run Derby will include baseballs infused with 24K gold. The special balls are already available for collectors.
Examining the impact Derek Jeter’s pursuit of 3,000 hits has had on the shortstop’s cards and collectibles.
Just like year’s past, 2011 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball offers a checklist of non-baseball autographs that ranges from intriguing to downright strange. Get the detailed list of 2011 signers here.
A jersey worn by Lou Gehrig in the 1934 Tour of Japan and a game-used 1908 Cy Young jersey highlight a high-end auction being held by Heritage Auctions on August 4 at the National in Chicago.
Topps, Leaf, Press Pass and In the Game’s plans, promotions and card giveaways for the 32nd National in Chicago August 3-7.
Finding value in a sports card collection is more complicated than ever. Brad Campbell discusses the importance of perceived value in today’s market rather than the dated notion of relative values reflected in price guides.
Reggie Jackson is suing American Memorabilia over the pending sale of some personal jewelry pieces. They were loaned to his father with the intention of being returned to Jackson upon his death.
Nikco Sports announces plans for a limited edition baseball commemorating the South Carolina Gamecock’ second consecutive College World Series victory.
The Toronto Blue Jays have teamed up with the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council in Ontario to produce a set of baseball cards that promote fire safety. More than 200 fire departments throughout the province will be handing out the cards to local youth as a part of the Swing into Summer Safety awareness [...]
Thus far, Ryan Zimmerman has been the standout player on a losing team for his entire MLB career. However, the lack of team success has not dampened his spirits and he has continued to be a strong presence for the Nationals, both on the field and off. Thursday, June 30 marks the second annual “A [...]
Scott Brown, the US Senator from Massachusetts, has incorporated a baseball card of himself into his campaign to boost exposure and raise money in preparation of the 2012 elections. Brown’s card shows him in a batting stance while wearing a white button up shirt to go along with his Boston Red Sox hat. The card’s [...]
More details are emerging about the 2011 Major League Baseball All-Star Fan Fest at the Phoenix Convention Center as the dates come closer. The Baseball Hall of Fame will have an exhibit on-site with plans to bring over 100 artifacts from the museum in Cooperstown. Interesting items that highlight the exhibit include a Dodgers baseball [...]
Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, Nebraska saw its run as host of 60-consecutive College World Series come to an end in 2010. Collectors will now have a chance to hold on to those memories by purchasing the seats from the baseball stadium. S&S Seating was contracted by the Omaha Zoo Foundation to remove and distribute [...]