The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for October 29, 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 29, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 Topps Archives Baseball Cards - 2014 Topps Archives Baseball features another nostalgic mix of designs from the 1970s, 80s and 90s. Autographs land two per hobby box. Hollywood hits Major League and The Warriors are celebrated in the set.
- 2013 Panini America’s Pastime Baseball Cards - 2013 Panini America’s Pastime Baseball is a super premium set that mixes past, present and future stars. Highlights include National Treasures-themed rookies, bat knobs and plenty of high-end memorabilia. Boxes come with three autographs, a book card and two memorabilia cards.
- 2013-14 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey Cards - One of the biggest hockey card releases in years, get the full 2013-14 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey checklist ahead of next week's release.
- 2013-14 Panini Prestige Basketball Cards - We've added the checklist for the second 2013-14 NBA card set, which is scheduled to come out next week.
- Andy Pettitte Minor League Baseball Card Guide - Get a detailed tour through the world of Andy Pettitte minor league cards. Check out a detailed checklist, card info and much more.
- 1964 Topps Monsters from Outer Limits Trading Cards - 1964 Topps Monsters from Outer Limits is one of the era’s most notorious entertainment sets of its era. Extremely condition sensitive and surrounded in some controversy, the release remains extremely popular today.
- 2013 Topps UFC Finest Review - We dig into a box of the latest UFC set and offer our thoughts.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Mint Condition NBA Preview, ESPN Mint Condition
- Upper Deck’s Expired Redemption Program Slated to Remain Part of Trade Show Programming, Upper Deck Blog
- Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013-14 Prestige Basketball (with Contest), The Knight's Lance
- Can Soccer Trading Cards Create a New Kind of Hero for Afghanistan?, Al Jazeera America