The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for July 22, 2014
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, July 22, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Top Kris Bryant Prospect Cards Available Now - Kris Bryant is considered by many to be baseball's next big thing. While he doesn't have any official rookie cards yet, collectors have plenty of options already. Get a detailed look at all of the top Kris Bryant prospect cards.
- WIN a VIP Pass to the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention - Find out how you can win a VIP pass to the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention courtesy of Cardboard Connection Radio.
- New York Yankees Collecting and Fan Guide - Arguably the biggest team in all of professional sports, the New York Yankees are a collector’s dream. View a complete collecting and fan guide to the team, including cards, autographs, jerseys, game tickets and much more.
- Jose Abreu Rookie Card and Prospect Card Guide - With the Cuban slugger continuing to hit home runs at a record-setting pace, get an updated look at his rookie cards.
- Masahiro Tanaka Rookie Card Guide - Tanaka may be injured, but that has stopped more rookie cards from coming. Get an up-to-date list of rookie cards.
- Find Out How to Win a Spot in a 2014 Bowman Baseball Case Break from Topps - To celebrate hitting 10,000 followers on Twitter, Topps is doing a 2014 Bowman Baseball case break. Find out how you can win a spot in the break.
- 2014 Rittenhouse Marvel 75th Anniversary - Out later this week, we've got the full checklist for Rittenhouse's latest Marvel release.
- 1994 SkyBox Simpsons Series II Trading Cards - The Simpsons has long been lauded for its creativity and wit -- at least in its early years. 1994 SkyBox Simpsons Series II takes that approach with a creative checklist that highlights art, interactivity and humor.
- Steve Largent Cards, Rookie Card, Autographed Memorabilia Guide - A premier wide receiver with the Seattle Seahawks, Steve Largent has transitioned into a career in politics. Find out about his key cards and autographed memorabilia.
- Tony Esposito Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide - One of the greatest goalies in the 1970s, Tony Esposito cards and autographed memorabilia continue to be popular today. Find out about his rookie card, other key cards, tips on spotting an authentic signature and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Two Early Boxes of 2014 Elite Football, The Knight's Lance
- Keith Olbermann On The Trimmed Honus Wagner Tobacco Card, Heartbreaking Cards of Staggering Genius
- Father of Bengals' Carlos Dunlap has over $30000 of memorabilia stolen, SI.com