The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for October 11, 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, October 11, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Ken Griffey Jr. Minor League and Pre-Rookie Card Guide - Ken Griffey Jr. is one of the biggest names in modern baseball history and his early cards remain popular with collectors. Check out our complete guide to minor league and pre-rookie cards for the former great.
- 2013 Topps Finest Baseball Rookie Autographs Guide - Get an in-depth look at all of the 2013 Topps Finest Baseball Rookie Autographs, which are turning out to be very affordable. Includes a detailed checklist, images and more.
- Bill Mastro Pleads Guilty, Admits Trimming Famous T206 Honus Wagner Card - Another chapter in the legend of the T206 Honus Wagner baseball card has been written. While pleading guilty to mail fraud, Bill Mastro has admitted to trimming the most famous copy of the card.
- 2013 Topps Update Series Baseball - Out next week, get the set checklist now.
- Law of Cards: MLB, NHL, NBA, CLC Take on Websites Allegedly Selling Fake Goods - The NHL, NBA, MLB and CLC have teamed up to take on websites allegedly selling fake sports memorabilia.
- 2013 Panini Playbook Football Cards - 2013 Panini Playbook Football is here. Take a detailed look at the set, including the full checklist.
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio - Tonight’s another packed show. Find out who’s going to be on the latest episode of the best sports card talk radio show going today.
- 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 - Here's the checklist for the just-released set.
- 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids MiniKins - We've added the checklist for Topps' new line of minifigures.
- Tom Brady Football Cards, Rookie Card Checklist and Memorabilia Guide - Guide to collecting Tom Brady’s football cards. Includes a rookie card checklist, detailed look at Tom Brady memorabilia, what to look for with his autograph and more.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Topps Redemption Update, Topps
- Panini America’s Weekly Redemption Card Update: Peyton, Posada, XRCs & More, The Knight's Lance
- Find It! Friday: 2013 Playbook Football is Up for Grabs in Panini America’s New Hunt, The Knight's Lance