The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for November 18, 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, November 18, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Bounty Hunters: 2014 Topps Archives 60 Day Bounty Contest Promises Plenty of Prizes - Topps has announced a long-running contest that will coincide with the release of 2014 Topps Archives Baseball. The 2014 Topps Archives Bounty Program promises 60 prizes in 60 days.
- 2013 Topps Football Retail Factory Set Rookie Variations Guide - Before you go marking off that 2013 Topps Football set as complete, do you have the five retail factory set rookie variations? Find out all about them here.
- Wacky or Warhol? 1967 Wacky Packages Painting for Sale with $1 Million Asking Price - Topps is asking $1 million for a 1967 Wacky Packages painting by Norm Saunders. Get details on the painting and what past Saunders card art has sold for.
- 2013 Bowman Sterling Football Cards - Get the full checklist for Topp's recently released high-end set.
- 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Mini Cards - 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Mini Cards take the first three Brand-New Series and shrinks them down. The large set arrives as an online exclusive.
- 2013 Leaf Trinity Baseball Cards - 2013 Leaf Trinity Baseball is an all-autograph release in which all cards are an inscription, autographed patch or signed on glass-like stock. The product includes Kris Bryant, Jose Abreu and Mark Appel.
- Miguel Cabrera Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Buying Guide - One of baseball’s most dangerous hitters, Miguel Cabrera cards and memorabilia are gaining top-tier status. Get a detailed look at his rookie cards, memorabilia, autograph and more.
- Chris Chelios Rookie Cards and Autograph Memorabilia Buying Guide - Chris Chelios is one of hockey’s all-time great defensemen. Take a look at his cards and memorabilia with this handy guide. Includes rookie card details, autographed memorabilia and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Panini America Delivers a Stunning Pre-Ink Peek at 2013 Black Football, The Knight's Lance
- Sometimes an Autograph Card's Best Feature Isn't the Auto, Wax Stain Rookie