Topps has announced the final lineup for the 2012 Bowman Baseball AFLAC Autographs along with print runs. Checklist highlights include Gerrit Cole and Matt Purke.
2011-12 Upper Deck Series 1 Hockey keeps the popular base set formula including short printed Young Guns rookie cards. Game-used jerseys fall two per box while autographs are just one per case.
The 2011 Bowman Bryce Harper Superfractor is back on eBay in a new auction that has no reserve. Get full details on the sale that soared past $12,000 within hours of being listed.
2012 Topps Museum Collection Baseball explores both baseball’s past and present with an impressive checklist that includes Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Albert Pujols and Matt Moore. Collectors can expect one premium hit per pack such as on-card autographs and jumbo relics.
2011-12 In the Game Between the Pipes info, checklist, reviews, boxes for sale and more. Celebrating its tenth year, the goalies-only release includes several multi-swatch game-used memorabilia cards. The set honors great and overlooked netminders of the past, present and future.
Funny things can be found anywhere, even in court documents. Paul Lesko looks at one from the Andrew Luck v. Leaf Trading Cards lawsuit.
Panini and the Dallas Mavericks have teamed up for a multi-year memorabilia and marketing agreement, which includes autographs and game-used jersey.
2012 Sportkings Series E continues with the high-end multi-sport feel of previous sets. Every box comes with an on-card autograph or game-used memorabilia card. Base cards are painted by renowned artist Jared Kelley.
2012 Leaf Muhammad Ali the Greatest includes an on-card autograph in every box from the most iconic boxer of all-time. Every third box has a 1/1 autograph, including several memorabilia cards. This is Leaf’s final Muhammad Ali set.
Following on the success of last year’s release, 2012 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball includes two autographs, two relics and 34 mini cards per hobby box. Collectors can expect a mix of modern stars and all-time legends like Willie Mays, Babe Ruth and Sandy Koufax.
brentandbecca shares his thoughts on 2012 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball after busting 25 cases of the product. He discusses what he likes about the set and makes some suggestions for the future.
2011 Limited Baseball sees the return of the popular brand with the high-end production values that made it popular in the mid-90s. Seven-card boxes come with three hits, including at least two autographs. Gold- and silver-embedded signature cards are among the set’s other highlights.
Leaf has been busy, filing for two more trademarks. One, ‘Greats of the Game,’ may be familiar to collectors as it has been used by both Fleer and Upper Deck. Leaf also filed a trademark application for ‘Rookies Inc.’
2011-12 Eltie Hockey sees the resurrection of the brand as a full released after an absence of more than a decade. Boxes promise at least three hits, including one rookie autograph variation.
2012 Press Pass Ignite Racing is the first set to include photography from the new season. Boasting an autographed memorabilia card and a second memorabilia card in every box, collectors solid odds at landing a hit. Ignite includes Danica Patrick’s first NASCAR Sprint Series cards and autographs.
Just a couple months after their original filing, Panini and Leaf have settled their case over’s the use of Kevin Durant autographs in 2012 Leaf Best of Basketball. Paul Lesko has the details and legal analysis.
Two months after MLB Properties sued Upper Deck for breach of contract, the two parties look to be headed for a settlement. Law of Cards columnist, Paul Lesko, has the details as well as notes on other pending Upper Deck cases.
Which baseball teams have the most popular New Era caps? We count down the ten best-selling baseball caps based on New Era sales. Expect to find a surprise or two along the way.