The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for September 2, 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, September 2, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- Top 10 Selling Sports Card and Trading Card Hobby Boxes - Get a list of the top 10 selling sports card hobby boxes for the week of August 23-29, 2014 based on quantity of completed eBay sales. 2014 Topps Chrome Baseball leads its first week out.
- Soler Flair: The Top Jorge Soler Prospect Cards - Jorge Soler is another in a long line of hot-hitting Chicago Cubs prospects. Take a detailed look at the key Jorge Soler cards available at the time of his MLB debut.
- 2014 Panini Hall of Fame 75th Anniversary Baseball Cards - 2014 Panini Hall of Fame 75th Anniversary Baseball brings with it a checklist that's all Cooperstown inductees. Boxes come with two autographs and a handful of inserts that should be familiar to a lot of collectors.
- 2014 Leaf Perfect Game Showcase Baseball Cards - 2014 Leaf Perfect Game Showcase Baseball is a long-term prospecting proposition. Each box has 25 autographs from top high school players.
- 1992 Star Pics Saturday Night Live Trading Cards - 1992 Star Pics Saturday Night Live trading cards chart the show's first 15-plus years, tracing the early years with John Belushi and Bill Murray through to Adam Sandler and Chris Farley.
- 2014 Rittenhouse Star Trek Aliens Trading Cards - We've got updated info on Rittenhouse's upcoming Star Trek release.
- 2014 Topps Football Review - Find out what we thought of Topps' flagship football release this year.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Out of the Box: Panini America’s Sneak Peek Insert Gives Game-Worn Kicks a New Home, The Knight's Lance
- Family of Brooklyn man to auction off treasure trove of baseball cards from 1909-1911, New York Daily News