The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for December 5, 2013
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, December 5, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Lou Gehrig Cards, Rookie Cards, and Memorabilia Guide - Take a detailed look at the cards and autographed memorabilia for Lou Gehrig. Includes information on Lou Gehrig’s rookie cards, vintage issues, modern cards, memorabilia and more.
- Mariano Rivera Cards, Rookie Cards, and Memorabilia Guide - Officially retired, Mariano Rivera is the most prolific closer in baseball history. Check out some of his first cards, as well as a detailed autograph guide.
- EJ Manuel Signs Exclusive Autographed Memorabilia Deal with Panini Authentic - AThe roster of Panini-exclusive athletes is growing. The company has signed rookie quarterback EJ Manuel to a deal that covers autographed memorabilia.
- 2013 Topps Five Star Baseball Cards - Officially out tomorrow, get the latest details and a full checklist.
- 2013-14 Topps Premier Gold Soccer Cards - Get the complete checklist for the upcoming set as well as details on a contest for case breakers.
- 2014 Rittenhouse Star Trek Movies Trading Cards - 2014 Star Trek Movies is the long-awaited set based on Into Darkness. It also comes with elements from the 2009 reboot. Autograph signers include Chris Pine, Benedict Cumberbatch and Simon Pegg.
- 1953 Topps Fighting Marines Trading Cards - 1953 Topps Fighting Marines pays tribute to the history of the US Marine Corps. Get full details, a checklist and more for the popular vintage set.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Wayne Rooney's Boots and Diego Maradona's Shirt Go Under Co Antrim Company's Hammer, Belfast Telegraph
- An Open Book: Panini America Shares First Pics of 2013 America’s Pastime Autographs, The Knight's Lance
- Upper Deck Makes Donation to Operation Gratitude and Tiger Woods Adds His Support, Upper Deck Blog
- Autographed Brett Favre Uniform Worn When He Broke NFL All-Time Touchdown Record Up for Auction, Broadway World