10 Awesome Images from 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball
Remember when a cool card was about the image and not how rare it was or what it was worth? With that in mind, take a look at 10 awesome cards from 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball.
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Remember when a cool card was about the image and not how rare it was or what it was worth? With that in mind, take a look at 10 awesome cards from 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball.
While there’s no shortage of autographed baseball cards, some players are very tough for collectors to find. Here are 10 modern players we’d love to see more autographs from.
We count down baseball’s 10 best rookie cards from the 1950s. Includes analysis, images and links to purchase.
Is there anyone more overlooked in the hobby right now than Edwin Encarnacion? He’s proven that his power numbers aren’t a fluke yet his cards remain very cheap. Here’s a look at 10 of the best Edwin Encarnacion cards.
Yu Darvish and Bryce Harper duke it out for the top 2012 Topps Finest Baseball eBay sales. Who wins? Find out as we break down the set’s top 10 eBay sales.
With so many to choose from, who are the 10 most collectible New York Yankee of all-time?
One of the hobby’s true legends, Nolan Ryan has thousands of different cards available. We weed through them and pick out 10 of our favorites, all of which could highlight any collection.
2012 Panini Cooperstown Baseball has one of the best autograph lineups of the year. Find out why this set is worth collecting and get a massive gallery highlighting much of the set.
From fishing lures to cowbells, some strange stadium giveaways being handed out at MLB ballparks in 2013. Here are the year’s 10 most bizarre promotions.
Hall of Fame autographs dominate the list of top-selling 2012 Topps Heritage Baseball cards, but not all are from the players you’d expect. We look at the top 10 single-card eBay sales during the set’s first week on the market.
Ernie Banks was one baseball player people seemed to only say positive things about. It’s the way he carried himself. Here are 14 Ernie Banks cards that exude that positive spirit and will leave you smiling.
Do you like to collect autographs? With these 15 sets you can’t go wrong. Find out why these sets are so great and shop for tons of Hall of Fame and fan favorite autographs.
A trio of pieces connected to the infamous 1919 World Series Black Sox Scandal is headed to the auction block. Among the items is a ball signed by “Shoeless” Joe Jackson and several other members of the White Sox that would later be banned from baseball.
The 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle is widely considered the greatest card of the Modern Era. The Wall Street Journal even did a story on how it is one of the safest investments in the world. I like to explain buying a Mickey Mantle card this way; the only foreseeable way you’ll lose money is if Mantle […]
1988 Kenner Starting Lineup Baseball figures launched a revolution in sports toys. Get a detailed look at the debut set, including a full checklist.
1990 Donruss Baseball Review Good: Can be thrown away or recycled, the perfect balance between “crap” and “suck”, Quad Harold Baines Error, Errors and Corrected Errors, Set contains actual Major League Baseball Players Bad: The Burden Of a Generation, You can never throw away all of them, crappy card design, millions upon millions print run, […]
Mariano Rivera is a pitching legend for the Yankees who left a lasting impact on the hobby. Look back at his cardboard history with our list featuring some of his most amazing cards to collect.
Minor league baseball cards from the 1980s are a nice alternative for collectors looking for something more rare than traditional rookie cards from the era. Take a look at some of the decade’s best minor league cards.
The landscape of great Ted Williams baseball cards is vast and pretty complicated. Get a list of 20 of the Splendid Splinter’s most valuable cards of all-time.
Check out 20 jaw-dropping hits from 2012 Topps Triple Threads Baseball. This extensive gallery includes images of jumbo patch autographs, book cards, bat barrel cards and more.
2009 Topps Baseball Walmart and Target Retail Exclusive Variation set guide.
How great of 2010 baseball card mind are you? 2010 Allen & Ginter, 2010 Bowman, Heyward, Strasburg, Posey, Parallels, Print Runs, Red Hot Rookies, Refractors, and more!
2010 Bowman Chrome Baseball is proof positive that prospector’s paradise does indeed exist. Part II in this year’s Bowman trilogy delivers one of the most intriguing prospect auto checklists in the product’s storied history.
Bowman Draft finishes the 2010 Bowman baseball trilogy in style by delivering a deep checklist highlighted by Manny Machado, Drew Pomeranz, Steve Strasburg, Delino DeShields’ son and a slew of additional rookie and prospect baseballers. If you enjoyed 2010 Bowman episodes I and II (Bowman, Bowman Chrome), this Draft’s for you.
From the ultra rare 1/1 red refractor to the most populous regular refractor /199, we provide a simple explanation of how 2010 Bowman Sterling Baseball’s refractor system works.
2010 Bowman Sterling loses you with craftsmanship, then buys you back with an insanely deep autograph checklist and overwhelming amount of hits per box. If you have the money and are a prospector, I would recommend giving a box of Sterling a shot, just be advised that it isn’t a perfect product, it just features the perfect checklist.
Starlin Castro, Dustin Ackley, Wil Myers, Miguel Sano, Gary Sanchez, Manny Machado, Jameson Taillon highlight our rankings of all 102 chrome prospect autographs from 2010 Bowman, 2010 Bowman Chrome and 2010 Bowman Draft.
Simply put, the best Elite Extra Edition of all-time and one of the most polished prospecting products in recent memory. Each $80-$100 hobby box delivers 6+ autographs and several low numbered die-cuts.
How good are you at spotting base set short prints? Put your skills to test with this 10 question 2010 Topps National Chicle short print quiz!
Allen & Ginter returns for another year of mystery, intrigue, and oddities. Perhaps no product takes longer to unveil the mysteries sealed within it packs than Topps’ yearly trip to the “state fair” of cards.
Tips on how to build this year’s Allen and Ginter base set, mini set, and mini insert sets without breaking the bank, the “intelligent print run” theory explained, and the value of an eBay “lot”.
93 card gallery featuring nothing but Superfractors from 2010 Bowman, 2010 Bowman Chrome, 2010 Bowman Draft and 2010 Topps Chrome Baseball! Stephen Strasburg, Jason Heyward, Starlin Castro, Buster Posey, Gary Sanchez and more!
Learn the Refractology of 2010 Topps Chrome Baseball. Pictures, info, and numbering for every base card refractor, rookie autograph refractor, and T-206 & National Chicle insert refractors!
An amazing Rookie Class and slightly improved card design combine to make 2010 Topps Chrome a substantial upgrade over last seasons. 2010 Topps Chrome is an excellent product that delivers 2 Autographs and a handful of refractors and numbered inserts per $60-$80 box.
If your visiting this page, rest assured, I know that it was by error and that you have little to no interest in those stupid code cards in 2010 Topps Baseball. They are the same thing as the “Topps Attax” fillers, aren’t they? I’m actually running a recycling program for the “Million Card Giveaways”, all you […]
2010 Topps Pro Debut Series 2 is a medicore prospect product that lacks the electricity of products like 2010 Donruss Elite Extra Edition. Series 2 lacks direction and the novelty has worn off since Series 1 released this past summer.
Topps Sterling is the sweeping tale of the game of baseball told trough cardboard. If you fancy yourself a baseball historian, this is a product you will definitely want to check out if you can afford the steep box price of around $200-$220. Sterling is a baseball fans’ baseball card product.
2010 Topps Tribute is a solid high-end baseball product that brings plenty of relics and autographs of legends, current stars, and a couple rookies names Jason Heyward and Stephen Strasburg to the checklist.
The hobby version of the 2010 Topps USA Baseball box set offers prospectors a refreshring departure from your everyday baseball card offering. Each box delivers a 65-card base set and 10-hits featuring a who’s who of the upcoming 2011 MLB Draft.
2010 TriStar Obak is a delightfully odd, low numbered, vintage product that is able to create the feeling that you are opening a 100-year old box of cards. If Tim Burton created a baseball card product, it would be Obak.
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.
The 2011 Bowman Chrome Prospects Bryce Harper Superfractor has been listed on eBay. It can be yours for a cool $25,000. We got the details of the high-end auction.
Brett Lawrie, Bryce Harper and Matt Moore are among the many standouts on the updated 2011 Bowman Chrome Baseball autograph checklist.
Topps has announced the 2011 Bowman Platinum USA Baseball Autograph Redemptions checklist. Among the players are several projected top picks in the 2012 MLB Draft, including Deven Marrero, Mark Appel, Michael Wacha and Kevin Gausman.
2011 Leaf Metal Draft is adding a little extra challenge for set collectors with three levels of short prints.
Get the complete list of short prints for 2011 Leaf Valiant Draft Baseball.
While jerseys get all the credit in the sports world of today, it’s the baseball cap that is baseball’s most popular and identifiable article of sports wear. Below is a look at one man’s opinion of each Major League Baseball hat.
Bringing together science and sport, the 2011 Home Run Derby will include baseballs infused with 24K gold. The special balls are already available for collectors.
Panini has confirmed the autograph short prints for 2011 Playoff Contenders Baseball. We’ve got a complete list and print runs for the Rookie Ticket Autographs and Draft Ticket Autographs.
Just like year’s past, 2011 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball offers a checklist of non-baseball autographs that ranges from intriguing to downright strange. Get the detailed list of 2011 signers here.
Topps has added 40 one-of-one diamond-embedded cards to the 2011 Topps Baseball Diamond Giveaway. Mike Trout, Dustin Ackley and Eric Hosmer are among the last-second additions.
Heritage is an excellent product that delivers a mystery pack’s worth of immagination and intrigue. If it’s a vintage baseball card experience you seek, Heritage is worth a peak, as you will no doubt appreciate the authentic baseball card experience it offers.
If there was a such thing as an “inverse parallel” set, Topps Opening Day would be just that. This is one product that I’ve never much cared for or understood. It’s essentially base Topps, only the cards lack foil, have flimsy stock, lack value and it releases prior to its namesake.
Boasting two on-card signatures per pack, several 2011 Topps Tier One autographs are seeing lots of action online and high bids. We’ve got highlights and a gallery of retired fan favorites and Hall of Famers.
Like previous versions of Tribute, it will appeal to those with a big time collecting budget more so than the everyday collector. 2011 Tribute is nearly identical to last season’s with a slightly increased emphasis on legends and slightly revamped card design. The product as a whole is solid, delivering some legendary autographs, relics and autographed relics.
With 2011 Topps Triple Threads Baseball on shelves, the set’s various book cards are giving collectors many interesting and fun combinations.
See the entire set and checklist for the 2011 Topps Update Series Baseball Legends Variation short prints.
Several key memorabilia pieces from the 2011 World Series are headed to the Hall of Fame. Items include the shredded remains of David Freese’s Game 6 jersey and a pair of cleats worn by Albert Pujols in Game 3.
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.
The 2012 Bowman Baseball Blue Wave Refractor Autographs are some of the hottest cards in the hobby. Check out images of all 38 cards in the set and get early sales analysis.
With a checklist that includes Yu Darvish, Matt Moore and Jesus Montero, 2012 Bowman Baseball has several strong rookie autographs to go alongside the prospects. Here’s a full gallery, player info and buying guide for all 2012 Bowman Chrome Rookie Autographs from the set.
Get everything you need to know about the 2012 Bowman Baseball Chrome Prospect Autographs with our easy-to-use guide. Includes images of all 38 cards in the set as well as a buying guide and player info.
Topps has released a trio of images teasing 2012 Bowman Baseball. Included is the debut of Bowman Black and number one pick Gerrit Cole.
Details on 2012 Bowman Chrome Baseball redemptions for game-worn Futures Game hats. Includes a full checklist of all 39 players.
2012 Bowman Chrome Baseball arrives with 20 Prospect variation short prints. Get full details on exactly what you should be looking for.
Get full details on the 2012 Bowman Chrome Baseball wrapper redemption. Find out how to turn your empty packs into exclusive Blue Wave Refractors and autographs.
One of the holy grails of 2012 Bowman Baseball, the Bryce Harper Superfractor, has surfaced on eBay. Find out about the listing as well as a history of other Bryce Harper Superfractor sales.
Get the full list of 2012 Bowman Chrome Baseball Prospect Autographs. Autographs fall one per hobby box, with every third box having a second.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2012 Bowman Draft AFLAC, Perfect Game and Under Armour Autographs. We’ve compiled a complete visual checklist including print run info, teams and a handy buying guide.
Get complete 2012 Bowman Draft Baseball Prospect Autographs info including a comprehensive checklist, draft info, images, buying guide and more.
Check out our 2012 Bowman Platinum Baseball Prospect Autographs visual checklist and see why collectors are clamoring for these cards. Signers include Yu Darvish, Yoenis Cespedes and Gerrit Cole.
Topps has confirmed the 2012 Bowman Baseball Bowman Chrome Prospects Autograph checklist. Players include Gerrit Cole, Anthony Rendon, Danny Hultzen and Josh Bell.
Get a full visual checklist for the 2012 Bowman Sterling Baseball Prospect Autographs. Includes player and team info, images and much more.
Check out the entire set of 2012 Panini Elite Extra Edition Baseball 18U National Team Autographs and get to know some of the game’s upcoming top prospects.
Mixing baseball, other sports and some pop culture, the 2012 Panini Golden Age Baseball Historic Signatures autograph checklist has tons of fan favorites and rare signers. Get detailed in on the set including images of nearly every card.
2012 Panini Prizm USA Baseball inserts reach back into the recent history of the national team, showcasing standouts like Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg wearing the stars and stripes. Get full details on the set including a a full checklist and images.
Want to know if those autographs you pulled from 2012 SP Signature Edition Baseball are rare? We’ve got a complete list of short print groupings and odds for the set’s basic autographs that don’t have serial numbers.
Discover the non-baseball autograph signers in 2012 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball. We look at all 33 personalities, providing a short bio for each so you can decide who to chase.
Dealer and collector brentandbecca offers a case breaker’s take on 2012 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball. Using preliminary info, past experiences and the brand’s history, he discusses whether the set is a good bet for those wanting to try a case break.
Get the full slate of 2012 Topps Archives autographs, including checklists for both the Fan Favorites Autographs and Framed 83 Mini Autographs.
Check out the complete set of 2012 Topps Archives Fan Favorites Autographs. We’ve also got details on variations and redemption info.
Coming out of nowhere, Topps tweeted the first look at the design for 2012 Topps Baseball.
2012 Topps Baseball Value Boxes are back. This year they include seven packs of cards, a Golden Giveaway code and one of three exclusive Refractors. Will these value boxes be as loaded as the 2011 Bowman Chrome value boxes were?
Bryce Harper and Yu Darvish lead a comprehensive list of 2012 Topps Chrome Baseball Autograph Rookie Variations. Get full details, including a visual checklist and buying guide.
Led by on-card autographs from Bryce Harper and Yu Darvish, the 2012 Topps Finest Baseball Rookie Autographs checklist is a strong one. Check out the set and get full details and a buying guide.
Get complete info on the 2012 Topps Five Star Baseball Retired Player Autographs. We’ve compiled a full image gallery, print run info, team info, buying guide and more.
We’ve compiled a list of details for all 91 2012 Topps Gypsy Queen mini card variations. Includes a full checklist and what to look for with the variation cards.
Get the full list of 2012 Topps Gypsy Queen short print variations. Use this guide to get a breakdown of differences and be confident in knowing whether you have a variation. Includes a complete image gallery.
2012 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball includes 25 variation short prints. Get full details, including a checklist, images and buying guide.
Topps has revealed 2012 Topps Heritage Baseball variation short print information. Get complete checklists for Color Swap, Image Swap, Errors, Red-Border and Blue-Border cards with our handy guide.
2012 Topps Museum Collection Canvas Collection inserts have brought lots of original art to the hobby. Get a full list of artists and a complete gallery of images for the entire set.
Get a full checklist for all 50 2012 Topps Pro Debut Baseball variation short prints. Includes images, descriptions and other info.
Mike Trout and Bryce Harper are among those named to the 2012 Topps Rookie All-Star Team. Find out who else will be getting the Rookie Cup on their 2013 Topps Baseball card.
Take a look at the complete set of Retired Rings, one of the more intriguing inserts in 2012 Topps Series 1 Baseball. Featuring an embedded ring, the cards highlight legends like Mickey Mantle, Babe Ruth, Willie Mays and Nolan Ryan.
We’ve got the complete 2012 Topps Series 1 Baseball Short Prints checklist, details and images.
2012 Topps Series 2 Baseball arrives with 26 new short prints and variations. The celebration theme continues on many of them. Collectors can also look for Hall of Famers and a Bryce Harper rookie short print. Get images and details for all 26 cards.
Get complete details for the 2012 Topps Series 2 Baseball wrapper redemption program. Now available for both hobby and retail wrappers, the Gold Rush checklist expands with 50 new players. Random autographs include Bryce Harper, Yu Darvish and Ken Griffey Jr.
One of the most distinct insert sets of the year, here is everything you need to know about the 2012 Topps Tier One Baseball Bat Knob cards. Includes an ongoing list of confirmed pulls, buying guide, images, sales and a full checklist.
Topps has revealed the full 100-card checklist for the 2012 Topps Tier One Baseball Bat Knob Cards. It’s an impressive list, too. Get full details and the complete checklist.
A bonus in every retail blaster box, 2012 Topps Update Series Baseball Blockbusters Patch Cards are the latest exclusive manufactured patch cards. Get a full visual checklist and buying guide for the entire set.
Exclusive to hobby and jumbo HTA box, 2012 Topps Update Series Baseball Gold Hall of Fame Plaque cards honor 25 Cooperstown legends. Get full details on the set, including a gallery of every card.
2012 Topps Update Series Baseball arrives with several short prints and variations. Get full details on what to look for.
We predict the 2012 World Series using baseball cards. Get position-by-position match-ups where winners are declared according to the players’ best rookie cards.
Want to know how to get exclusive 2013 Bowman Baseball Blue Wave Refractors? Get full details on the returning wrapper redemption including how to send away for packs.
See the entire set of 2013 Bowman Baseball Chrome Prospect Autographs with this handy guide. Includes a full checklist, images, buying guide, set info, a list of previous player autographs and much more.
See who’s signing autographs in 2013 Bowman Chrome Baseball. Includes checklist, player info, set details and more.
2013 Bowman Chrome Baseball Prospect Variation guide. Includes full short prints checklist, visual guide, side-by-side comparisons, set details and more.
Get a complete look at the 2013 Bowman Chrome Blue Wave Refractor Autographs with this comprehensive guide. Includes a full checklist, images, buying guide, team info, real-time hot list and more.
The 2013 Bowman Chrome Draft Kris Bryant Superfractor Autograph has been put up for sale with an asking price of $90,000.
Last October, Kris Bryant teased he might have autographs in 2013 Bowman Draft. The Bowman Chrome Autographs have finally shown up — in boxes of 2014 Bowman Inception Baseball.
Get full details on the 2013 Bowman Chrome Baseball wrapper redemption. Find out how to turn your empty packs into exclusive Blue Wave Refractors and autographs.
The Yasiel Puig Superfractor card has surfaced once again after being found in 2013 Super Box Rookies & Phenoms Baseball.
Get a complete look at all of the 2013 Bowman Inception Baseball Prospect Autographs. Includes full details on the set, images of every card, buying guide and more.
Get an in-depth look at all of the 2013 Bowman Platinum Baseball Prospect Autographs with this handy guide. Includes full checklist, image gallery, links to buy, team info and more.
2013 Fleer Retro Baseball sees the return of Upper Deck to the diamond. Focused primarily on recreating the look and feel of several 1990s Fleer inserts, every box comes with six autographs.
Find out if your favorite baseball team or player has a bobblehead promotion this season with our complete 2013 MLB Bobblehead Giveaway Guide. Includes dates, players, teams and much more.
Be on the lookout for variations in 2013 Panini Elite Extra Edition Baseball. Get full details on all of them, including images, side-by-side comparisons and more.
See all of the 2013 Panini Golden Age Baseball SP Variations with this easy guide. Get full set details, side-by-side comparisons, a buying guide and more.
2013 Panini Golden Age Historic Signatures autographs offer a serious kick of pop culture nostalgia. Take a detailed look at the set, including tons of images, a detailed checklist and more.
The 2013 Topps Archives Baseball Fan Favorites Autographs checklist has a decidedly 1980s and 1990s feel. Get a full checklist, images, set details, team info and more.
If you’re busting packs of 2013 Topps Archives Baseball and something doesn’t look quite right, it may be meant that way. Get a detailed look at the 2013 Topps Archives Baseball New Errors insert variations and the cards that inspired them.
While the Fan Favorites autographs are getting a lot of the product’s attention, the 2013 Topps Archives Baseball Retail Chase inserts are proving to be extremely rare. They’re drawing solid prices early on, as well.
Case breaker brentandbecca looks at the first half of the 2013 Topps baseball card releases and offers a detailed mid-year review from his perspective as a breaker.
2013 Topps Baseball has five more variations to track down. Retail factory sets come with a pack of five exclusive rookie variations. Get a detailed look at each along with a side-by-side comparison with the base cards.
The 2013 Topps Baseball Million Dollar Chase could make one collector a millionaire. The interactive online program, which launches with 2013 Topps Series 1 Baseball, has a million-dollar grand prize.
2013 Topps Baseball Proven Mettle is one of the most distinct inserts in the flagship set. Check out the entire set from 2013 Topps Series 1 and Series 2 and get full details for the coin cards.
Get complete details on the 2013 Topps Baseball Spring Fever promotion. We’ve got a full checklist for the base set and autograph information. The promotion is scheduled to run February 20 to 27.
Get a detailed look at the 2013 Topps Chrome Baseball variation short prints and know exactly what to look for. Includes checklist, side-by-side comparisons and much more.
The 2013 Topps Finest Baseball Rookie Autograph Redemptions have been announced. What do you think of the picks?
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.
Get full details on the 2013 Topps Five Star Baseball Autographs. See the set, know the short prints, get a full checklist and much more.
See the entire 2013 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball autographs set with this comprehensive guide. Also includes a detailed checklist, team info, shopping info and much more.
2013 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Mini Card Variations represent something of a challenge for collectors. Get a detailed break down of all 100 mini box variations including what to look and images.
2013 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball variation short prints celebrate teammates. Get a full details including a checklist, images, buying guide, side-by-side comparisons and more.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2013 Topps Heritage Baseball Real One Autographs. Get full info on the set, images, a detailed checklist, buying guide and much more.
Here’s everything you need to know about the 2013 Topps Heritage Baseball short print variations. Get detailed info, checklists, images and more for the Action Image, Error, Washington Senators and Color Variations.
See all of the 2013 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball variation short prints with this comprehensive guide. Includes side-by-side comparisons of every cards, a detailed checklist and more. Use this and know exactly what to look for.
Here’s what you need to know about the 2013 Topps Opening Day Baseball variation short prints. The cards highlight big-name players on new teams and post-season celebrations. Guide includes variation info, images and more.
Yasiel Puig and Byron Buxton are among the 15 players to have 2013 Topps Pro Debut variation short prints. Get a full checklist and find out what to look for.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2013 Topps Series 1 Baseball Commemorative Patch and Rookie Patch cards. Get a full checklist, images gallery and more for the retail blaster box exclusives.
Here’s what you need to look for when hunting for 2013 Topps Series 1 Baseball variation short prints. Get a full checklist, visual guide and more.
Take a detailed look at all of the 2013 Topps Series 2 Baseball Commemorative Patch and Manufactured Patch cards found exclusively in blaster boxes. Get a full checklist, set info, images and more.
Variation short prints are back with 2013 Topps Series 2 Baseball. See the set, complete with image comparisons, and know exactly what you need to be looking for.
This 2013 Topps Update Series Baseball variation guide has everything you need to know and look for. It includes a checklist, side-by-side comparisons, variation details and much more.
Buying 2013 Topps Update Series Baseball retail blasters? Here’s a detailed look at all of the exclusive All-Star MVP and Rookie Card patches that are inserted one per box.
If you’re looking to complete a 2014 Bowman Draft player rainbow, you’re going to have to look to Asia for an exclusive parallel.
With both of the 2014 Bowman Jose Abreu Superfractors pulled by collectors, track their known whereabouts. Pastime Card Company is including the Superfractor Autograph in an upcoming product.
It took a little longer than Jose Abreu, but the 2014 Bowman Kris Bryant Superfractor Autograph has been pulled and listed on eBay for an astronomical amount.
Complete guide to all 42 Prospect Autographs in 2014 Bowman Platinum Baseball, including a full checklist, image gallery, shopping guide and more.
2014 Bowman Sterling Baseball has some inserts, parallels and autographs exclusive to boxes distributed in Japan and other parts of Asia. Find out about what there is to hunt for.
You may want to think twice before tossing your 2014 Donruss Baseball wrappers. Panini is offering three exclusive cards through a wrapper redemption program. Find out what you need to do to get them.
With the 2014 Donruss Rated Rookie Masahiro Tanaka wrapper redemption cards starting to show up, a Japanese variation has been discovered.
2014 Funko MLB Mascots vinyl figures give a stylized take on some of the most popular ballpark cheerleaders. Mr. Met, Wally the Green Monster and the Phillie Phanatic are among those in the debut line.
The 2014 McFarlane Boston Red Sox World Series Champions box set commemorates a memorable season for Beantown baseball with special figures of David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia.
2014 McFarlane Derek Jeter World Series Figures commemorate each of The Captain’s five championships. All are limited edition pieces numbered to 3,000.
2014 McFarlane MLB 32 Sports Picks is headlined by the first figures of Yasiel Puig and Manny Machado. Other figures include Miguel Cabrera, Rickey Henderson and a Matt Harvey Collector’s Club exclusive.
The 2014 McFarlane MLB Derek Jeter Commemorative Figure Two-Pack honors the Yankee great with a pair of pieces, one fielding and one batting. Get details and images of the special release.
Find out if your favorite baseball team or player has a bobblehead promotion this season with our complete 2014 MLB Bobblehead Giveaway Guide. Includes dates, players, teams and more.
The 2014 MLB season is down to the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals. Check out the top collecting options, complete visual card gallery for each World Series team, as well as basic rookie card info, apparel shopping guide and more.
Topps and Ultra PRO are teaming up for a 2014 Topps Allen & Ginter binder package. Find out what comes with it, including exclusive cards not found in packs.
Get complete details for all 43 non-baseball autographs in 2014 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball. Top options include Snoop Dogg, Larry King, The Iron Sheik, Doug McDermott and Shabazz Napier.
On the surface, the 2014 Topps Baseball 1st Edition parallels might not look that fancy. But with just ten set, all of which were given away as prizes, it’s going to make for a tough chase for team and player collectors.
2014 Topps Baseball Power Players is an interactive online program designed to award prizes for unlocking players using card codes found in 2014 Topps Baseball. The promotion launches with 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball, and offers collectors a variety of prizes, including autographs and a chance at their own card.
2014 Topps Baseball Retail Factory Sets come with five exclusive rookie variations. See them all and find out how to get them.
Are your eyes hurting trying to spot the 2014 Topps Baseball Sparkle Variations? We’ve highlighted exactly where you can find them, making them a lot easier to find. Covers Series 1, Series 2 and Update Series.
Still sorting out the 2014 Topps Baseball variations? We’ve compiled a master checklist that includes the more than 200 variations from Series 1 and Series 2 to make things easier.
Topps has announced the 2014 Finest Baseball Rookie Autograph Redemption subject list. Check out who was included and let us know what you think about the players chosen.
Take a look at all of the 2014 Topps Finest Baseball Rookie Autographs in one place. Includes a full visual checklist, short print info and more.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Mini Variations. See the entire set and know exactly what you should be looking for.
Are the 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen variations taking a page from a classic hobby error? It certainly looks that way. Get details, images and more.
Find out about the many 2014 Topps Heritage Baseball variations with this comprehensive guide. Includes checklist, image comparisons, details and more for the Action Image, Logo, Throwback Uniform and Error variations.
Check out all the 2014 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball variation short prints with our comprehensive guide. Includes side-by-side comparisons of the base and variation cards, detailed checklist and more.
When it comes to variety and variations, 2014 Topps High Tek Baseball has it. See all the different base set patterns and variations and know what you have to look for.
Be on the lookout for 2014 Topps Opening Day Baseball variation short prints. Get a detailed look at the set including a gallery, checklist, side-by-side comparisons and more.
Know exactly what to look for with the 2014 Topps Pro Debut Baseball Variations. Get a full image gallery that includes side-by-side comparisons, variation details and more.
Jose Abreu leads the 2014 Topps Rookie All-Star Team. Find out who’s joining him in getting a rookie cup on the 2015 Topps base cards.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball variation short prints. Get a checklist and know exactly what to look for to help identify SP and SSP variations.
2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball blaster boxes once again come with an exclusive patch card. Get a complete look at both the Commemorative Patch and Rookie Patch cards including images of every card in the set.
Want to know what the 2014 Topps Series 2 Baseball Variations are? Check out this guide for full details, images, side-by-side comparisons and more.
2014 Topps Series 2 Baseball blaster boxes have some exclusive patch cards not available anywhere else. See them all and get detailed info about the sets.
Get complete details on the 2014 Topps Spring Fever promotion including a full checklist for the base set and autograph information. The promotion is scheduled to run March 31 to April 6 at participating hobby shops.
Sticking with tradition, 2014 Topps Triple Threads Baseball relics have some quirky and downright strange sayings that double as memorabilia displays. Check out some of the most memorable.
2014 Topps Update retail blaster boxes have changed things up a little. They still have a manufactured patch card, but they come with a new World Series MVP theme and design. Check out the entire set.
Get a detailed look at all of the 2014 Topps Update Series Baseball variations with this handy guide. Includes images and more for Photo, Sabermetric and Sparkle variations.
Find out how to get some of the first autographed memorabilia from 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame inductees Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and Craig Biggio noting their election into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Topps has started to reveal the prospects signing autographs in 2015 Bowman Baseball. Find out who the players are and see their signed cards.
Looking to complete your 2015 Bowman Baseball Refractor rainbow? Topps has announced some limited Blue Refractors available exclusively through giveaways on the Bowman Twitter account.
Full details on the 2015 2015 Bowman Baseball Lucky Autograph Redemption subject.
Get a handle on the many 2015 Bowman Baseball Refractors and parallels with this easy-to-use guide. Includes a full breakdown of parallels as well as a gallery so you can see them all.
Adding more options for rainbow collectors, Topps has announced details for the exclusive 2015 Bowman Chrome Baseball Blue Refractor cards only available through their Bowman Twitter account.
2015 Bowman Draft Baseball is making it an international affair once again with a handful of exclusives available only in boxes slated for the Asian market.
Get a full look at the 2015 Donruss Baseball variations with this simple-to-use guide. Includes card details, images, side-by-side comparisons and more.
The Kansas City Royals are your 2015 World Series champs! Honor their amazing run with World Series championship collectibles, memorabilia and apparel.
2015 McFarlane MLB 33 Sports Picks feature a mix of returning players and debuts. Mike Trout and Jose Abreu are among the six players in the lineup.
Find out if your favorite baseball team or player has a bobblehead promotion this season with our complete 2015 MLB Bobblehead Giveaway Guide. Includes dates, players, teams and more.
Get a complete look at all of the 2015 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball variations along with their base card counterparts.
2015 Allen & Ginter Baseball features autographs for several expected top picks in the 2015 NBA Draft. View the full player list, card images and more.
Just like every year, you’re not going to find a lot of all-time greats on the 2015 Topps Archives Baseball Fan Favorites Autographs checklist. But that’s the point. It’s one place where it’s okay to find the players that connected with fans over the years. This is a set where it’s not about landing the […]
Eddie Vedder, Jeff Bridges, Chris Pratt, Jon Hamm and 50 Cent are among those landing baseball cards in the 2015 Topps First Pitch set. Take a detailed look at the full Series 1 and 2 sets including videos of the featured pitches.
Kris Bryant, Joc Pederson and three others have Rookie Variations found only in 2015 Topps Baseball Retail Factory Sets. See them all now.
Featuring five of the recent MLB call-ups, including Carlos Correa and Byron Buxton, the high-number rookie cards have been confirmed as short prints in 2015 Topps Chrome Baseball. View the full details, checklist and images.
Here’s exactly what you need to look for with the 2015 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Variations. Includes details, images, comparisons and more for both the Base and Mini Variations.
Many collectors have fond memories that connect baseball cards to the smell of bubble gum. There’s also the horror of gum stains. They’re both part of, what appears to be, unannounced Gum Damage Back parallels in 2015 Topps Heritage Baseball.
Sticking with tradition, 2015 Topps Heritage Baseball features several different types of variations. Find out about them all with this detailed guide.
Take a detailed look at all the 2015 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball variations. Includes a checklist and side-by-side guide for each base and the Color Swap and Action Image variations.
Built around many designs, 2015 Topps High Tek Baseball has no shortage of collecting options. Check out info for all the base patterns and home uniform variations in our detailed guide.
The 2015 Topps Opening Day Baseball variations look at fun around the ballpark. Know exactly what to look for and how to spot them with this comprehensive guide.
Ten players in 2015 Topps Pro Debut Baseball have sneaky variation short prints. Check them out and know how to spot them from either the front or the back of the card.
Once again, 2015 Topps Series 1 Baseball has no shortage of variation short prints. Find out about the Photo and Sparkle Variations and know what to look for.
Get a look at all the 2015 Topps Update Series Variations in our comprehensive guide. Collectors have multiple short print variations to chase, such as Sparkles, Stat Backs, Throwbacks and traditional photo variations.
The full list of Prospect Autographs in 2016 Bowman Chrome Baseball is here! Keep track with our helpful guide that includes player details and card images (when they arrive).
Get a complete look at the 2016 Donruss Baseball variations with this helpful guide. Includes full checklist, gallery and guide to each of the options.
Detailed guide to the 2016 Donruss Optic Baseball Variations. See a full checklist, card gallery and side-by-side comparison with the base and variation card for each player.
Enter the dragon! 2016 Imports Dragon MLB Baseball kicks off the debut edition with over 20 figures, including current stars like Kris Bryant and David Ortiz.
2016 Panini Diamond Kings Variations looks to the past, present and future with several short print cards. View all the variations alongside the base in our detailed guide.
2016 Topps Allen & Ginter Non-Baseball Autographs offer a unique assortment of celebrity signatures to collect. See a full guide and checklist for all the choices.
Celebrating one of the most revered baseball movies of all-time, 2016 Topps Archives Baseball Bull Durham inserts and autographs document the major characters. Top signers include Kevin Costner as Crash Davis and Susan Sarandon as Annie Savoy.
While the product is still many months away, Topps has revealed the 2016 Topps Baseball design. Check it out and let us know what you think.
Five top MLB rookies are found with exclusive flagship variations in the 2016 Topps Baseball Retail Factory Sets. See a full guide to the cards, including a checklist and gallery.
See all the 2016 Topps Chrome Baseball Variations with our detailed guide. Includes side-by-side comparisons of every base and variation card.
Building on the nostalgia, the modern trend of variations continues in 2016 Topps Heritage Baseball. Spot all the differences using our detailed guide.
Although they are not as plentiful as other releases, 2016 Topps Heritage Minor League Baseball has a few variations to track down. Know how to spot them with our detailed guide.
2016 Topps High Tek Baseball is again loaded with different designs! View information for the various pattern variations in our full guide with a group checklist and image gallery.
Keep track of all the 2016 Topps Opening Day Baseball Variations in one place using our detailed guide. Includes full checklist, side-by-side comparisons with the base cards and much more.
Variations are back again for 2016 Topps Series 1 Baseball. View the full checklist and a guide on how to spot the differences.
2016 Topps Series 2 Baseball Variations stick with special Jackie Robinson Day SP cards along with SSP image swaps. View a full image gallery with a complete checklist and side-by-side comparisons.
2016 Topps Update Series Baseball puts a bow on the flagship collecting year with a fresh batch of variations. Know how to spot the limited short prints with our detailed guide and gallery.
You’re not losing your mind! Top rookies in 2017 Bowman Chrome have image variations and we provide the details for spotting them.
It’s not just autographs to track down as 2017 Bowman Draft Baseball has limited Chrome variations in the mix! Know how to spot them with our detailed gallery and checklist.
The SP image chase moves to retail with the 2017 Bowman Platinum variations! Our comprehensive guide makes it easy with full details and a visual checklist.
Know what to expect from the 2017 Donruss Baseball Variations with our full checklist and gallery. The guide includes side-by-side comparisons for the base and variations.
Featuring name changes and a little Prizm shine, spot the 2017 Donruss Optic Baseball variations with our detailed guide.
Featuring top players of past and present, the 2017 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball variations apply subtle changes to select base subjects. Keep tabs on the artistic short prints cards with our detailed gallery.
Stay on top of the variations in 2017 Topps Archives Baseball with our full guide! We take the guesswork away with a side-by-side comparison gallery.
See the flagship image swaps for key rookie players with our 2017 Topps Baseball Retail Factory Set Rookie Variations guide.
Image variations are back for 2017 Topps Chrome Baseball! Be sure you aren’t confused with our detailed guide to spotting the Refractor short prints.
The 2017 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball variations bring multiple options to the old-school brand. Be prepared to spot them all with our detailed checklist and gallery.
2017 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball is loaded with variations, but it doesn’t have to be confusing thanks to our guide! Know what to expect with full SP details and a gallery.
2017 Topps High Tek Baseball again brings many patterns to MLB collectors! Be ready for the background variations with our image gallery and breakdown.
The 2017 Topps Opening Day Baseball Variations short prints celebrate the start of the MLB season with limited image swaps for top base subjects. Spot them all with our detailed guide.
Keep tabs on the 2017 Topps Pro Debut Baseball Variations with our detailed guide! Includes nine image differences and a short print for a certain former football star.
Despite growing the total number of choices, the 2017 Topps Stadium Club Baseball Variations don’t have to be tricky. Use our helpful guide to stay on top of the SP options in the set.
They may not be the easiest to pull but they don’t have to be hard to spot with the 2017 Topps Update Series Baseball Variations gallery. Be ready for the Update SSP cards using our detailed guide.
Just for top rookies, the 2018 Bowman Chrome Baseball variations swap in short-printed images. There are also limited autograph versions for most of the players.
Featuring a Target-exclusive Refractor pattern, 2018 Bowman Mega Box also contains super short print variations for some of the standout prospects. See the full details in our comprehensive guide.
The 2018 Bowman Platinum Baseball variations cover some of the top MLB stars and rookies with short-printed images. See every SSP option in our detailed guide.
The 2018 Donruss Optic Baseball variations aren’t too tough to pull but can still be tricky if you aren’t prepared. Get ready to spot them all with our full gallery.
Be prepared for the 2018 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball Variations with our detailed guide and gallery. Know how to identify the SP variations and see the many options in one place.
The 2018 Topps Allen & Ginter non-baseball autographs boast a diverse lineup of entertainers. We break down the entire checklist with info about every signer.
Stay on top of the 2018 Topps Archives Baseball variations using our detailed checklist and gallery. We offer helpful tips and a side-by-side comparison between the retro base and SP card.
Add exclusive Chrome RCs to your collection with the 2018 Topps Baseball Factory Set Chrome Rookie Variations. Each Walmart Complete Set has one random chromium card plus the full checklist from flagship Series 1 and Series 2.
Collect even more flagship RC images thanks to the 2018 Topps Baseball Factory Set Rookie Variations. The exclusive cards come in retail editions of Topps Complete Set.
The 2018 Topps Big League Baseball variations mix some easy nickname cards with much tougher errors. Be ready to identify them all using our detailed gallery and checklist.
More chromium short prints are waiting with the 2018 Topps Chrome Baseball Variations. Make sure you are ready to spot them by reviewing our detailed guide.
The 2018 Topps Gypsy Queen variations and parallels take collectors on a wild ride! Our guide helps make sense of it all with the full details.
Don’t get fooled by the 2018 Topps Heritage variations! Use our guide and be ready to spot them all!
Don’t let the 2018 Topps Heritage High Number variations get the best of you! Out detailed guide is waiting to help collectors know exactly what to look for in the retro set.
Be prepared for the 2018 Topps Opening Day Variations with our detailed guide and gallery! Includes a full breakdown of the short-printed image swaps.
Led by Ronald Acuna, Gleyber Torres and Vladimir Guerrero Jr, the 2018 Topps Pro Debut Baseball variations supply limited images for key MLB prospects. Keep track with a full SSP gallery and checklist.
Be ready for the 2018 Topps Series 1 Variations using our detailed guide! See a full checklist, image gallery and other info for the flagship short prints.
Find the many short print images with our helpful 2018 Topps Update Series Baseball variations guide. See the full set details, pack odds, codes, side-by-side gallery and more.
The 2019 Bowman Chrome Baseball Variations are tough to pull but they don’t have to be tough to spot thanks to our SSP gallery.
The Chrome Mojo Refractor is back thanks to 2019 Bowman Mega Box Baseball and that also means short print image variations for top prospects. Keep track with our detailed SSP guide.
The 2019 Bowman Platinum Baseball variations are very tough to pull. Know how to spot these SSP cards using our detailed guide.
The 2019 Donruss Baseball variations may be easy to pull but they can be tricky to identify. Our gallery removes any confusion about the SP variation cards.
Keep track of the 2019 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball variations with a full checklist and gallery. The SP photo cards cover 20 key names from the base set.
Review the full breakdown for the 2019 Topps Allen & Ginter non-baseball autographs lineup. Our detailed guide features info and an image for every signer.
The 2019 Topps Archives Baseball variations are tough pulls but they are easy to identify with our helpful guide. See all the possible options with a full SSP gallery and checklist.
Find flagship RC images with the 2019 Topps Baseball Factory Set Rookie Variations. These exclusive cards are part of bonus packs in 2019 Topps Baseball Complete Set retail.
Spot the 2019 Topps Chrome Baseball Variations with ease using our detailed guide. Find helpful tips to spot them and a full checklist to review.
Find exclusive Chrome RCs with 2019 Topps Baseball Factory Set Chrome Rookie Variations. Each Target Complete Set has one random chromium card plus the entire flagship Series 1 and Series 2 base checklist.
GQ has a lot going on but we keep the 2019 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball variations pretty simple in our detailed guide. Find out about the short-printed Jackie Robinson Day, Player’s Weekend and the 4th of July image variations.
2019 Topps Heritage Baseball variation details await in our comprehensive guide. See a side-by-side look at the full roster of variations, as well as helpful tips and a master checklist.
Get full details for the 2019 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball variations with our comprehensive guide. This includes a checklist, image gallery and helpful tips to help you keep track of the many short-printed MLB cards.
2019 Topps Heritage Minor League variations offer limited cards for up-and-coming MiLB stars. Be prepared to identify them with our helpful guide.
Avoid any SP confusion by using our 2019 Topps Opening Day Baseball Variations guide. View key details for spotting the variations, as well as a checklist and gallery.
Spot all the 2019 Topps Pro Debut Baseball variations with our detailed guide. The MiLB short prints cover top minor league players.
Don’t let the 2019 Topps Series 1 Baseball variations confuse you! Our detailed guide keeps it simple with a checklist, image gallery and codes.
Remove the guesswork from the 2019 Topps Series 2 Baseball variations with our detailed checklist and gallery. The flagship MLB set offers limited SP and SSP cards for past and present players.
Be ready for all the short-printed TSC images with a detailed 2019 Topps Stadium Club Baseball variations guide. Includes full information about the limited options for current MLB stars and retired legends.
Collect the new wave of MLB flagship image short prints via the 2019 Topps Update Baseball variations. Our guide helps remove the guesswork with tips and a side-by-side gallery.
The plentiful 2020 Donruss Baseball variations can be somewhat subtle. Use this helpful guide and gallery to spot them all.
Dig into A&G with the 2020 Topps Allen & Ginter Non-Baseball Autographs Guide. Standout include Ludacris, Paul Rudd and Alex Morgan.
Get the full rundown on the 2020 Topps Archives Baseball Variations with our detailed article. The helpful guide includes tips for spotting the SP/SSP cards, as well as codes and pack odds.
Find new images of the top MLB rookie with the 2020 Topps Baseball Factory Set Rookie Variations. The Retail-only options include base image swaps as well as additional Chrome versions.
Image swaps go the Refractor route with the 2020 Topps Chrome Baseball variations. Keep tabs on the options and know how to spot them with this helpful guide.
Spot all the short-printed image swap cards with the ultimate 2020 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Variations Guide. Includes GQ pack odds, codes and an image gallery.
Be prepared for the 2020 Topps Heritage Baseball variations with our helpful guide. This includes tips, pack odds and a gallery to go with the checklist.
Get prepared for the SSP cards with the 2020 Topps Opening Day Baseball variations guide. The checklist gallery has everything you need to be ready to spot the short prints.
The new MLB season gets into gear with 2020 Topps Series 1 Baseball Variations. Keep track of the various SP and SSP cards with our detailed guide.
Keep track of the 2020 Topps Series 2 Baseball variations with a full guide to the short-printed image swaps.
Spot all the short-printed photos from the base set with the 2020 Topps Stadium Club Baseball variations guide. The lineup includes current MLB stars and rookies, plus several former greats.
Spot the 2020 Topps Update Baseball variations with our helpful guide that includes pack odds, cheat codes and a side-by-side gallery.
All done as Refractors, the 2021 Bowman Chrome Baseball variations highlight top MLB rookies with short-printed base cards.
Featuring the popular Sapphire finish, top MLB prospects and rookies headline the 2021 Bowman Chrome Sapphire Edition Variations lineup.
Check out all the 2021 Bowman Draft Chrome Baseball variations with a detailed gallery and know how to spot the short-printed editions.
Use the helpful 2021 Donruss Baseball Variations Guide to keep track of the various base short prints in the Panini MLBPA set.
Chase limited lenticular photo swaps with the 2021 Topps 3D Baseball variations.
The 2021 Topps Archives Baseball Variations Guide offers a helpful look at the various short prints in the MLB set.
Exclusive to Retail boxes, the 2021 Topps Baseball Factory Set rookie variations feature different images for a group of top MLB rookies.
Chase the chromium SP and SSP MLB cards with the 2021 Topps Chrome Baseball Variations guide.
Find all the image swaps with the 2021 Topps Gallery Baseball variations guide, including a checklist and full gallery.
Identify the short-printed variations from GQ with the 2021 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball gallery and checklist.
Highlighting the 1972 design, the 2021 Topps Heritage Baseball variations are much easier to spot. Find out all the short print details in our handy guide.
Keep tabs on the SSP images with the helpful 2021 Topps Opening Day Baseball Variations Guide.
The 2021 Topps Pro Debut Baseball Variations cover top MLB prospects. Spot all the short prints using our detailed guide.
Track the many short-printed images with the 2021 Topps Series 1 Baseball Variations Guide. View the checklist, gallery and more.
Be ready for the 2021 Topps Series 2 Baseball variations with a detailed guide featuring a checklist, gallery and tips.
2021 Topps Stadium Club Baseball Variations are back again and this guide helps you keep track with images, codes, odds and more.
Keep tabs on all the flagship MLB image swaps with the 2021 Topps Update Baseball Variations Guide.
The 2022 Bowman Mega Box Chrome variations are tough to pull. Know how to spot them with our helpful guide.
The handy 2022 Donruss Baseball variations guide tracks all the various image swaps and nicknames in one place.
Featuring MLB rookies and stars, identify all the 2022 Topps 3D Baseball Variations with our detailed guide.
There are a few different options for the 2022 Topps Archives Baseball Variations. Spot them all with our helpful short print guide.
The 2022 Topps Baseball Retail Factory Set Rookie Variations lineup includes extra cards featuring some of the top young MLB stars.
Know how to spot the SP and SSP cards with the 2022 Topps Chrome Baseball Variations Guide.
The 2022 Topps Chrome Logofractor Variations showcase some of the top MLB rookies with short-printed cards.
The 2022 Topps MVP Buyback Promotion lets collectors trade in select cards for store credit at their local card shop.
Easy to miss, the 2022 Topps Gallery Baseball Variations put an artistic spin on top MLB stars and rookies.
The 2022 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball variations are back and we have you covered with a full checklist and more to help identify the short prints.
Wither nearly 100 cards available, the 2022 Topps Heritage Baseball variations provide multiple styles for MLB’s elite stars and best rookies. Stay on top of them with a detailed guide.
Be ready for all the MLB image swaps with the 2022 Topps Opening Day Baseball Variations Guide.
Track down the limited MiLB photo swaps with the 2022 Topps Pro Debut Baseball Variations Guide.
Featuring top MLB names of past and present, the 2022 Topps Series 1 Baseball variations supply another run of short-printed images to chase.
The 2022 Topps Series 2 Baseball Variations Guide is here to help keep track of all the base short prints.
Find out how to spot the 2022 Topps Stadium Club Baseball variations with a detailed guide and gallery.
The 2022 Topps Update Baseball variations supply collectors with an assortment of short prints and super short prints. Find out how to spot them all in this helpful guide.
The 2023 Topps Series 1 Baseball variations take a different approach this year with all-new Golden Mirror SSP cards.
In honor of his MLB retirement, we commemorate “The Kid” with 22 Ken Griffey Jr baseball cards spanning 22 years.
Here are three cheap baseball card sets everyone should own that give an in-depth history of the game. Best of all? They’re all cheaper than one vintage Mickey Mantle card.
Let’s sift through the garbage and remember the best baseball cards from the Junk Wax Era. We’ve picked 30 readily available hobby gems that still hold value today.
Oscar Taveras is looking like the next big thing in baseball. Take a look at the best Oscar Taveras cards currently available. Includes card info, images, shopping guide and more.
One of the top MLB players in the game, we look at five of the best Manny Machado prospect cards to jumpstart your collection.
Following his Perfect Game, Matt Cain entered baseball’s record books. Here are 5 key cards to track down and enjoy.
The latest prospect to get the call, Trea Turner joins the Washington Nationals with the hope that he can help revive their offense. Check out his key prospect options that are available now.
Browse a real-time list of the 50 hottest 2012 Topps Update Series Baseball card singles currently listed for sale on eBay.
When you consider how many sets have been made over the years, there aren’t a lot of Negro Leagues baseball cards. Here’s a look at seven sets to get you started.
O-Pee-Chee baseball cards are overlooked by many in the hobby. Delve into the history of the Canadian brand on the diamond with this overview. Includes details on the brand’s beginnings, evolution, comparisons to Topps cards and more.
Case breaker brentandbecca offers his thoughts on why he’s looking forward to the release of 2012 Topps Heritage Baseball.
How has the hobby responded to Albert Pujols signing with the Los Angeles Angels? We talked to card shop owners in Anaheim and St. Louis to find out.
Literally head and shoulders above the competition, Aaron Judge is a home run machine. Review some of the most popular cards for the New York Yankees slugger in our detailed guide.
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.
Here’s everything you need to know about the 2012 Bowman Baseball Retail Prospects Autographs. Includes details, insertion rates, gallery, players’ previous Bowman autographs and much more.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2012 Bowman Black autographs. Get full details, a complete checklist, a massive gallery, redemption info and much more.
Get a full break down on the 2014 Bowman Chrome Baseball Prospect Autographs with this comprehensive guide. See a full checklist, player info, team-by-team analysis and much more.
2014 Bowman Baseball has a lot of color for prospect and player collectors. Get a detailed breakdown of all the Bowman, Bowman Chrome and autograph parallels.
The 2012 Topps Museum Collection Momentous Material Jumbo Patch Relics and Jumbo Patch Autograph Relics offer some of the biggest patch swatches in the history of baseball cards. See a large gallery of highlights and track initial top 10 sales.
2015 Topps Baseball marks the 64th consecutive year for the flagship set. A traditional bracket has 64 slots. It’s time to battle and pick the greatest Topps baseball set of all-time. Vote now for bracket rankings.
Hall of Famer Andre Dawson is putting several of his major awards and pieces of personal memorabilia up for auction. Find out what he’s selling and where to bid.
Andrew McCutchen has been a key part of the Pittsburgh Pirates return to respectability. He’s also one of baseball’s most exciting players. Get detailed info on Andrew McCutchen rookie cards, including images and a buying guide.
Get a detailed tour through the world of Andy Pettitte minor league cards. Check out a detailed checklist, card info and much more.
For most, massive game-used patches aren’t in the cards when it comes to busting flagship Topps Baseball. 2014 Topps Series 2 Trajectory Jumbo Relics are a big change from that. And they’re not as hard to pull as you might think.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2013 Topps Museum Collection Canvas Collection inserts. Includes a full gallery, comprehensive checklist, artist list and more.
For anyone dreaming about turning a hobby into something one can actually get paid to do, Paul Lempa is living proof that it’s possible. Growing up, the Jersey City resident was into collecting sports cards and autographs not unlike other guys his age. But Lempa also liked to sketch his favorite athletes, and he drew […]
In the latest athlete filing a trademark application, Tim Lincecum has registered a pair of logos featuring silhouettes of himself. Paul Lesko has all the details.
Game-used baseball bats are some of the neatest pieces of memorabilia a collector can own. Authenticating them, though, can be tricky. Here are some tips on what to look for to help make sure the piece you buy is real.
As a young man in the 1980s and 90s, Jeremy Telford was an avid baseball card collector. He worked jobs around town to fund his collecting habit. Although he yearned to have the large sums required to obtain high-end cards, his budget prevented him from doing so. He was only able to purchase the cheaper […]
Check out the 2012 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Autographs with our massive gallery of nearly every card in the set. We’ve also got details on who the redemptions are and other key set info.
They say that rock ‘n roll never dies. That’s the case with some of the additions to 2013 Topps Archives Baseball. Autographs from several heavy metal stars, including Axl Rose, are now part of the lineup, along with a pair of modern-classic inserts.
2013 Topps Archives Baseball Heavy Metal Autographs welcome collectors to the jungle of rock music with signers like Axl Rose, Tommy Lee and Kip Winger. Get a detailed look at the set including a full checklist, images and more.
A 1916 Sporting News Babe Ruth rookie card highlighted sales in Memory Lane Inc’s “I Own it Now” event. Check out some of the prices realized for several classic cards and high-end pieces of sports memorabilia.
Bowman Black is back. Here’s what you need to know about the ongoing set that showcases signatures from some of baseball’s top prospects. Includes set info, a comprehensive checklist, images and more.
Heritage Auctions is at again with another Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction. The auction has a good amount of baseball items as well as several items from each of the other sports. Bidding amounts on most items are well below the estimated value so prices should pick up considerably as the auction nears its end. […]
Find the perfect gift for the baseball collector on your list with our hobby box gift guide. We’ve highlighted some of the most popular recent releases and make recommendations at all price points.
The most important skill a future lawyer takes away from law school is issue spotting. In other words, when given a hypothetical situation, how many potential legal problems can you identify? This helps lawyers protect their clients. It’s also why if you have a lawyer in the family, they probably annoy you when they visit […]
2014 Topps Stadium Club Baseball is filled with many amazing photos. Here are 25 of the best that showcase not only the players but why baseball is beautiful.
The Potomac Nationals have immortalized Jayson Werth with an epic bobblebeard. Find out about the limited edition bobblehead and the prices they have been selling for.
Beatlemania is back in 2013 Topps Heritage Baseball. Get details on the card maker’s plans for the Fab Four in the set that pays tribute to 1964, the year The Beatles swept America.
Check out a collecting guide to Japanese baseball cards ranging from vintage cards produced during the early parts of the 20th century through modern releases. This guide takes a look at the basic history of baseball cards from the Far East.
Since debuting in 2006, Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball has offered some of the most unique and diverse cards in the hobby. Whether it’s the classical designs, wild inserts, massive amounts of mini cards, the interactive Ginter Code, the expansive autograph checklists, this is one set where it could be said there really is something […]
We talk with Topps Brand Manager Jeff Heckman about 2013 Topps Heritage Baseball and find out what collectors can expect. He also reveals some new details about the set.
Having not appeared on an autographed card for several years, there’s a lot of anticipation surrounding Leaf’s first Ichiro Suzuki signatures. Here’s a preview of the Ultimate Patch Autographs that will be coming with 2011 Leaf Metal Draft Baseball.
A secret no longer, Rhys Hoskins is hitting home runs at a record pace and collectors have taken notice! See the top options to seek out for the Phillies’ slugger.
The Jayson Werth garden gnome giveaway was not short on excitement and now the figures are producing big sales on eBay. View complete information for the baseball-themed garden gnome and the prices they are commanding.
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.
The AFLAC auto is among the most confusing purchases a collector will ever encounter, especially if the AFLAC auto was seeded in a pre-2009 Bowman product. I’ts important to do your homework before purchasing any AFLAC autograph, we give you some of the keys to making a safe purchase.
The Bowman Prospect Challenge is live. The code-based game adds an interactive online element to prospecting. New code cards let collectors compete for exclusive cards and autographs. Get full details on the program and how to play.
Get an in-depth look at the 2013 Bowman Chrome Draft Baseball Prospect Autographs checklist. It includes 17 of the top 20 picks in the 2013 MLB Draft.
Find out about all the retail-exclusive cards 2015 Topps Series 1 Baseball has to offer and where you need to go to find them.
San Francisco Giants fans celebrated Star Wars Day on Sunday with costumes, a screening of The Empire Strikes Back and one of the coolest giveaways ever: Brian Wilson in Carbonite.
Topps has wasted no time announcing their initial plans for official Bryce Harper rookie cards and autographs. Get full details on what sets to expect to find Harper in as well as autographs and print runs.
That didn’t take long. Topps unveiled mock-ups of the first Bryce Harper rookie card during his debut against the Dodgers. Check out the card and find out when you can expect Topps to announce their official plans for more official Harper rookie cards.
Bryce Harper and Topps have signed a new multi-year autograph deal. Under the agreement, Topps is the only company that will produce Bryce Harper autograph cards.
I received a concerning email from friend, and sketch card artist Brian Kong last week. It seems that a certain seller on eBay has forged his artwork, and is selling it as his own. Brian did what he thought was the right thing and reported the seller to eBay immediately. Here is a comparison between […]
Regarded as one of the premier prospects in baseball, Byron Buxton cards are drawing plenty of attention even before his MLB debut. Get a detailed look at his key prospect cards.
We look back and honor some of the many athletes in the military and highlight some of their key cards. Those featured include Ted Williams, Joe DiMaggio, Pat Tillman, Tim James and Bob Kalsu.
Originally, Dylan Bundy was going to be in 2013 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions. Then he wasn’t and his card was cancelled. However, at least one of the pulled cards has surfaced. See it here.
Prospect, Auto, Insert, and Relic rankings to prepare you for the latest Bowman.
Cardboard Connection’s Interview with Dale Murphy in which we talk baseball cards, the Hall of Fame , and much more.
It’s the kind of find that myths are made of. About 700 E98 baseball cards from 1910 were found in an Ohio attic. The cards could sell at auction for more than $3 million.
The greatest question Allen & Ginter asks collectors each year is whether or not to rip the ever elusive rip card. I recently pulled my first ever rip card, which are seeded 1 per case. As a result, Kyle Blanks has been staring at me for 3 straight days. I’ve gone back and forth over […]
Carlos Correa is one of the biggest stars for the Houston Astros and his rookie cards maintain considerable attention in the baseball card world. Review his full RC selection in our detailed guide.
Take a look at the key Carlos Rodon prospect cards released before his rookie cards. Includes highlights from his days with the USA Baseball program through to his first cards as a professional.
The Nationals, Braves, and Mariners top our list of the most valuable case break teams. We list every auto for every team as well as x-factors like Team USA.
Was 2012 a profitable year for case breakers? brentandbecca takes a detailed look at all 20 MLB products released by Topps in 2012 and breaks down the numbers.
Truly a legend who transcended the game, Yogi Berra was a giant on and off the field. Best remembered for his time with the New York Yankees, we look back at ten of the top card options for Yogi Berra.
The Baseball Hall of Fame has inducted its most recent class, and the two men elected for 2009 (along with Veterans’ selection Joe Gordon) took very different paths. All-time basestealing king and feared leadoff hitter Rickey Henderson made it in on his first try, while Red Sox power hitter Jim Rice had to wait until […]
2014 Topps Archives Baseball just got a little wilder with Charlie Sheen Major League autographs in the product.
Who says collecting Mickey Mantle cards has to be expensive? Here are 10 fantastic cards, most of them vintage, that have sold for $20 or less.
Who says collecting Babe Ruth cards has to be expensive? Here are 10 fantastic and affordable Babe Ruth cards that have sold for $50 or less.
Meet Dennis Schrader, the official world record holder for the biggest collection of autographed baseballs. His collection of more than 4,000 signed balls has been officially recognized by Guinness.
The Chicago Cubs are giving away four sets of exclusive Topps Archives baseball cards as part of a 2013 stadium giveaway. Get full details and dates for the promotion.
Miller High Life and other companies are stepping up to cover Christian Lopez’s tax bill as a result of gifts received for returning Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit ball. Topps has also announced they’ll be producing a Lopez card later this year.
The former first-round pick has emerged as one of the best players in the NL and Christian Yelich rookie cards are starting to move. Review the rookie options for the Milwaukee Brewers’ star outfielder.
Topps has signed Clayton Kershaw as an autograph exclusive. Find out about the deal that included the card maker making a donation for every strikeout Kershaw records in 2014.
The Cleveland Indians field a really young team, after just calling up Lonnie Chisenhall on June 27 to play third, and Jason Kipnis on July 21 to play second. And one mustn’t forget their future pitching ace, Drew Pomeranz. Although Chisenhall is batting .259 in the majors, he’s young (22) and will improve. Also, while […]
Ichiro is an international icon and future Baseball Hall of Fame inductee. Join us as we count down the best Ichiro Suzuki rookie cards.
Before there were cards with pieces of game-used memorabilia embedded in them, before there were variations that sparkled in your eye, even before there were Super Chrome Die-Cut X-Fractor cards, there was the base card–the much maligned, often over-looked, mostly disregarded, common base card. You know, the base card that has proven to be the […]
Looking for a new collecting challenge? Check out our guide on food-issue oddball cards. We look at the history and highlights from several companies, such as Kellogg’s, Post, Hostess and Burger King.
In the second part of our extensive look at oddball baseball cards, Rob Bertrand breaks down some of the retail oddities found at stores like K-Mart, Denny’s, Toy “R” Us and more.
Topps hasn’t always been about traditional baseball cards. In the final installment of our look at oddball baseball cards, we delve deep into Topps’ baseball past to uncover their first inserts, premiums and test issues.
Thanks to Million Dollar Arm, Dinesh Patel and Rinku Singh are back in the spotlight. Here’s a look at some of their key baseball cards that have been made over the years.
Find out if your favorite baseball team or player has a bobblehead promotion this season with our complete 2012 MLB Bobblehead Giveaway Guide. Includes dates, players, teams and more.
2016 Topps Pro Debut Baseball keeps things simple with ten base variations. Know how to spot these short prints using our helpful guide and gallery.
Stay on top of the 2017 Topps Series 1 Baseball Variations with our detailed guide! See a full checklist, image gallery and other info for the flagship short prints.
Chase top prospect image swaps with the 2018 Bowman Draft Baseball Chrome variations. Use our detailed guide to spot all the short prints.
Get prepared for the 2018 Topps Series 2 Variations using our comprehensive guide! Review the full checklist, an image gallery and other info for the flagship MLB short prints.
View the full Donruss Hall of Fame Diamond King Puzzles checklist and set guide for the popular series from the 1980s and 1990s.
While they may be overlooked by some collectors, baseballs have emerged as a viable collectible. View a complete guide to to all the official league baseballs, including the years of usage, and a visual guide to the transformation of the baseball.
Following yesterday’s announcement of the final six cards, we take a look at all 60 fan voted cards from Topps’ 60 Greatest Cards of All-Time countdown. We also look at a handful of cards we thought should have made the list. What cards do you think were snubbed?
Immerse yourself in the history of Topps Baseball card backs with our visual guide. Includes images of card backs from every flagship Topps Baseball set from 1951 to 2011.
Here is everything you need to know about the 2012 Topps Allen & Ginter Framed Mini Autographs. Get complete checklists, extensive images and a handy buying guide. Covers both the baseball and non-baseball “Champions” autographs.
Get a comprehensive look at all of the major 1960s Mickey Mantle cards. Includes card details, checklist, images and more.
One of baseball’s most charismatic personalities, Hunter Pence has become one of the game’s most popular players. Get detailed info on all of his rookie cards, including images and a buying guide.
A key piece of the Angels’ offense, Mark Trumbo has emerged as one of baseball’s most dangerous hitters. Get detailed info on his rookie cards, including images and a buying guide.
A legend for the Atlanta Braves, Chipper Jones’ baseball cards are some of the shining stars in the era of overproduction. This ranked list highlights some of the best cards from throughout his Hall of Fame career.
The 2011 Fan Fest Auction at the All-Star Game boasts over 550 lots and includes Curt Schilling’s private collection of over 200 items that will be auctioned for charity. The items will be on display starting July 8th at the Phoenix Convention Center. Some of the many highlights of the auction are included below with […]
David Price is the latest person to get a deal stemming from Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit. The pitcher, who gave up the home run, has signed with Steiner Sports to provide autographs for their “DJ3K” line of baseball memorabilia.
Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone and Casey Jones are a part of a surprise set of relics in 2012 Topps Triple Threads Baseball. They also show that trading cards can have a sense of humor.
The Rose-isms inscribed autographs from 2011 Leaf Pete Rose Legacy Baseball offer some of the most unique signature cards the hobby has ever seen. Check out our card gallery and get full details on the inserts.
Hartland figurines have a rich history among sports memorabilia collectors. This detailed guide covers everything you need to know about collecting these statues. Get a comprehensive overview of the company, organized checklist, a list of the most valuable figuines, production numbers and more.
The jersey Derek Jeter wore when he got his 3,000 hit is on display at the New York Yankees museum in Yankee Stadium. Also on display at the museum is a Latino Living Legends exhibit celebrating the six living Latino Baseball Hall of Fame members.
Steiner Sports has announced a line of 3,000 hit baseball memorabilia celebrating Derek Jeter’s milestone achievement. The DJ3K line includes several exclusive autographed pieces.
A foul ball from Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit at-bat is headed for the auction block. This comes after the actual 3,000 hit ball was given to Jeter without any expectations for anything in return.
Derek Jeter and Serena Williams have topped a poll naming America’s favorite male and female athletes.
His career might be over, but Derek Jeter made his mark on baseball in a big way. Check out our collectibles and gift guide for some great birthday and holiday presents centered around Derek Jeter.
Topps is the only set to capture Derek Jeter’s entire career from rookie card through to retirement. Take a look back at The Captain with a full gallery of all his Topps base cards.
When he left for Yankee Stadium on Saturday, Christian Lopez was just another fan. When he caught the ball that marked Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit, he became part of history. After returning the ball, Lopez instantly made himself part of baseball lore.
2012 SP Signature Edition Baseball is here and the cards are probably unlike anything you’ve likely seen. For most, especially those who spent almost $300 on a box, the results could be very disappointing.
Twenty 2012 Topps Chrome Baseball Variation short prints are one of the toughest chases in the release. Get a full checklist, info and gallery of the rare cards.
The Kris Bryant autograph found in 2014 Bowman Baseball is one of the year’s biggest cards. Now it has resurfaced in 2014 Bowman Chrome Baseball. But is this good for the hobby and collectors who already spent hundreds of dollars on the card?
The 1990s saw a huge number of baseball card sets made. While some thrived, others did not. Here are 5 cheap and underrated sets that are not to be missed.
Track the history and evolution of Donruss baseball card designs through the years. This simple guide includes samples from every Donruss base set so you can see how things have changed over the years.
Take a look at some of the amazing jumbo patch cards from 2011 Topps Marquee Baseball Titanic Threads Patches.
The combination of a 50-card checklist and just one per box, 2012 Topps Chrome Baseball Dynamic Die Cuts is one of the year’s tougher basic inserts to complete. Get a detailed look at the entire set, including a gallery and checklist.
A very popular former player for the Seattle Mariners, Edgar Martinez cards are plentiful and inexpensive. Check out some of the best choices out there for the Hall of Famer.
Eric Hosmer, one of 2011’s most collectible rookies, has been added to several autograph checklists starting with 2011 Topps Chrome Baseball.
Eric Hosmer has broken into the big leagues as one of the top rookies of 2011 and his rookie cards are red hot.
It’s one of the most impressive hits in hobby history. And it took four years to get pulled. Get the scoop on a 2008 Topps Sterling Babe Ruth Bat Plate book card that was pulled during a recent group break.
Get details on the 2012 Topps Five Star Club set including a checklist and image gallery. The cards were only given to members of the exclusive Topps Five Star Club.
From Kyle & Doug Drabek to Dee & Ton Gordon, we cover all the bases and have the cards to prove it.
With his farewell tour winding down, here’s a look at some of the Derek Jeter retirement collectibles available at all price points.
Get complete details on Fashionable Ladies and Guys in Hats mini cards, a pair of surprise inclusions in 2012 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball. This comprehensive guide includes a checklist, buying guide and images of every card in both sets.
The FBI sent a message to fraudulent sports memorabilia dealers with the arrest of Steven Jensen at the National.
Get an in-depth look at all of the 2013 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball Autographs with this detailed guide. Includes gallery, checklist, team info, redemption details and more.
Arguably the most dominant pitcher in baseball, Felix Hernandez cards are somewhat overlooked by the hobby. Playing for a struggling team doesn’t help. For now, Felix Hernandez rookie cards could be bargains for savvy collectors. Here’s all you need to know.
A superstar for the San Diego Padres, Fernando Tatis Jr. is one of the top MLB names in the hobby. Stay on top of his rookie cards and best prospects using our detailed guide.
The Baseball Heritage Museum in Cleveland, Ohio aims to celebrate the game of baseball in its many forms outside of MLB. It features many exhibits that are sure to excite baseball historians and collectors.
2014 Topps Series 1 Baseball has a total of 13 different parallel sets. Find out about them all and where to get them. Includes a full visual guide, exclusives and more.
Although the 2011 MLB FanFest is winding down, there’s still a handful of exclusive giveaways for collectors.
To celebrate hitting 10,000 followers on Twitter, Topps is doing a 2014 Bowman Baseball case break. Find out how you can win a spot in the break.
Babe Ruth’s first and last contracts with the New York Yankees are being put on the auction block. See both contracts and find out about the sale, which is slated to conclude in early November.
The sports cards of 2010 have taken for granted things like player stats, photography, and organization. We look at five easy fixes that would drastically improve the future of baseball, basketball, football, and hockey cards.
Whether you’re a rookie, a star, or somewhere in between, you can still be underrated. We look at 5 of baseball’s most underrated players and the baseball cards that accompany them.
Francisco Lindor is receiving new hobby attention based on his recent trade. Check out a detailed guide to all his rookie cards and a look at his key prospect cards.
If you were to ask me, I would probably tell you that I’m a vintage card collector. I consider vintage collecting to be much more “cool” than set building. Think about it–anyone can walk into a big-box store, buy a bunch of blaster boxes, and call themselves a set builder (which is what I do). […]
Find out how you can get free PSA grading and authentication of your 2011 Bowman Draft AFLAC Autographs.
Take an in-depth look at the 2014 Panini Golden Age Historic Signatures autographs set including a massive gallery. Signers include Dick Van Dyke, Loretta Swit and Pete Rose.
Check out all the 2015 Topps Chrome Baseball Variations with our detailed guide. Includes side-by-side comparisons of each base and variation card.
Know exactly what to look for with the full guide to 2016 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball Variations. Our detailed guide offers a checklist, image gallery with side-by-side comparison, and more for the base and mini variations.
Expanding from last year, keep track of all the 2016 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball Variations in one place. The guide includes codes, a full checklist and an image gallery for each variation.
Complete 2016 Topps Stadium Club Baseball Variations guide. See the full checklist, side-by-side comparisons, gallery and more in our detailed look at the many short print variations.
Curious about the 2017 Topps Heritage Baseball Variations? Look no further! Our detailed guide documents all the options in a full breakdown with a complete list and visual guide.
Don’t let the flagship short prints slip by you! Our 2017 Topps Series 2 Baseball Variations Guide makes it easy to know what you are looking for with a checklist and image gallery.
With quality images galore, 2018 Topps Stadium Club variations add extra options for key names in the TSC checklist. Be prepared with a full checklist and gallery.
Gary Sanchez began his MLB career on a torrid pace for the New York Yankees and the hobby has taken notice. Keep tabs on all his rookie cards and key prospects in our detailed guide.
The Yankees enjoyed a modern dynasty near the end of the the 1990s. Steiner Sports Yankees Dynasty Collection celebrates that team with several limited pieces signed by key names, including Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera.
Here are a handful of funny trading cards your mom would throw out if she you had them. Sex, drugs and cussing – these cards cover all the bases, even if by accident.
Topps is adding George Springer autographs to more than a dozen 2014 baseball products starting with 2014 Bowman Inception.
Former President George W. Bush has signed 200 cards for 2011 Allen & Ginter Baseball from Topps, including a handful with inscriptions.
Get a detailed look at all 46 of the non-baseball autograph signers featured in 2013 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball. Highlights include Pele, Lindsey Vonn, Bobby Bowden, Mark Cuban and Henry Rollins.
The 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball autographs checklist includes another eclectic mix of non-baseball signers. Find out about them all and what they’re known for.
Addison Russell, the #3 ranked prospect heading into 2015 according to Baseball America, has several early cards and autographs to collect even before making his major league debut. Take a detailed look at his top prospect cards.
Topps is giving away a spot on the checklist for a 2013 Bowman product with the Bowman Debut Golden Contract contest. Get details on how to win.
We count down the top 10 Boston Red Sox of all-time from a strictly hobby perspective. Players include Roger Clemens, Ted Williams and David Ortiz.
The future is bright for the Pittsburgh Pirates. A big part of that is Gregory Polanco. Get a detailed look at his rookie cards as well as key prospect cards.
Here’s all you need to know about the 2013 Topps Series 1 Baseball promotions and contests including the wrapper redemption, Spring Fever redemptions and Ultimate Chase Ticket.
Rookie card collecting used to be easy in the hobby. Hockey, football and basketball remain that way, but baseball has become a mess. The definition of baseball rookie cards needs to be addressed and we have some practical solutions to make it happen.
McFarlane MLB Sports Picks have a ton of collectible and valuable variants. Know exactly what to look for with this extensive guide that covers Series 1 through 31.
Featuring Rocky-themed base cards, parallels and autographs, the famed boxing franchise is heavily covered in 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball. View a detailed look at all Rocky cards in the product.
The Boston Red Sox are the 2013 World Series Champions. This detailed guide includes full rookie card checklists for the team’s key players.
Jim Thome won the hearts of fans, becoming the face of the Cleveland Indians franchise for over a decade. Join us as we look back on some of the best baseball cards from his Hall of Fame career.
As Mike Mussina joins the Hall of Fame, his baseball cards remain popular, especially with fans of the Baltimore Orioles and New York Yankees. We look back at some of his key 1990s releases.
An elite reliever for the San Diego Padres, Trevor Hoffman is one of the top all-time hobby names for relief pitching. With Cooperstown calling, take a look at some of his best baseball cards.
Arguably the best catcher of his time, Ivan Rodriguez had notable stints with the Texas Rangers and Detroit Tigers. Join us as we count down his key baseball cards.
With Cooperstown calling, we look back at some of the key Roy Halladay cards, including his best rookies and top autographs.
Hank Aaron is a true MLB legend. He has many baseball cards over the years and we look back at some of the very best for Hammerin’ Hank.
The 2014 Topps Tribute Baseball Autograph Mystery Redemptions have been revealed. One is of an all-time home run great. The second is a rookie slugger.
The Milwaukee Brewers honored Bob Uecker is the best possible way on Major League Night, with a Harry Doyle talking bobblehead giveaway.
Do you think you’re the ultimate prospector? Topps has launched a new contest in search of the Bowman Scout. Get full contest rules and details.
Check out all the 2014 Topps Museum Collection Canvas Collection cards, an insert set that mixes fine art and cards.
Baseball movies and baseball cards go hand-in-hand. However, there aren’t as many as you think. Here’s a detailed look at baseball films that do have cards.
For 20 minutes on a humid Bronx night in July of 2008, Josh Hamilton did something we had never seen before and may never see again.
The 2011 Topps Tier One patch cards are some of the most attractive memorabilia cards ever produced. Check out our gallery of some of the highlights.
Find out which rookie autographs collectors want most from 2011 Topps Finest Baseball. With a checklist that includes Eric Hosmer, Mike Trout, Dustin Ackley and Mark Trumbo, there’s plenty to pick from.
Find out what the most popular 2011 Topps Update Series Baseball cards are.
“The Mick” is still the king of cardboard. Get a real-time look at the most-watched Mickey Mantle cards listed on eBay.
The Dmitri Young Collection of PSA 10 baseball cards has been sold, bringing some massive prices. Get full auction results for all of the nearly 500 cards listed as well as a list of the top 10 sales.
Veteran case breaker brentandbecca uses 2012 Topps Update Series Baseball as a case study in what is required to be a successful sports card breaker in a challenging and increasingly competitive marketplace.
Get an insider’s perspective on how to approach 2012 Topps Heritage Baseball presales. Our comprehensive guide includes practical advice on how to maximize potential profits and avoid common mistakes.
2015 Topps Series 2 Baseball variation spotting made easy. Here’s what to look for and what you need to know about the short prints.
It took a while, but Topps and Ichiro have finally struck an autograph deal. 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball will have the future Hall of Famer’s first signed cards with the company.
Fan tweets Kris Bryant question about authenticity of a pricey bat. Bryant responds by sending the fan a bat for free. Then even more awesomeness ensues.
Bill Buckner’s error in Game 6 of the 1986 World Series is one of the most notorious plays in sports history. The ball, which was once owned by Charlie Sheen, is about to be put up for sale on eBay.
Topps has confirmed 21 signers for 2011 Bowman Draft Picks and Prospects Baseball, including top ten picks Trevor Bauer, Francisco Lindor and Javier Baez.
Teddy Kremer has been an inspiration for the Cincinnati Reds. Now he’s got his own baseball card in 2013 Topps Update Series.
On a yearly basis, Allen & Ginter introduces collectors to a host of interesting and intriguing world champions outside the realm of baseball. One of 2010’s most interesting inclusions was that of world Disc Golf Champ Avery Jenkins. For those unfamiliar with Disc Golf, you may have heard it called by a different name, Frisbee Golf. We […]
Upper Deck is honoring Doc Jacobs, an Iraq war veteran and Purple Heart recipient, with his own baseball card in 2013 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions. Jacobs recently attended an open tryout with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Get full details on the card and Upper Deck’s announcement.
Not only is it one of the key cards in 2012 Bowman Platinum Baseball, the Bryce Harper bat plate is one of the phenom’s top cards. Period. Well, it has surfaced on eBay. Get full details of the listing.
A Charlie Sheen autograph showing him as Ricky “Wild Thing” Vaughn is a dream card for many collectors. 2011 Leaf Legends of Sport comes close with a card that is clearly meant to be Sheen in his iconic role, minus the licensed Cleveland Indians trademarks.
Collectors have seen baseball cards with squirrels and Photoshopped presidents in recent years. But how about a character from a horror movie. Sadako, from the Japanese franchise for The Ring, is getting a bizarre baseball card in 2012 BBM 2nd Version.
For years, brentandbecca has specialized in breaking cases, lots of cases. He’s developed a reputation for offering good prices, fair selection and excellent service. Learn about how he got started in the hobby as a child and grew into being one of the hobby’s movers.
2015 Topps Stadium Club Baseball is loaded with great photos. Here are 15 of our favorites.
If you’re a fan of Refractors and planning on busting some 2015 Bowman Baseball, you may want to look for special Asia-exclusive boxes. Each has more than 50 total Refractors. Find out about what’s in them and the cards you won’t find anywhere else.
Panini and CMG Worldwide have reached a agreement that will see new baseball cards of Lou Gehrig, Jackie Robinson, Ty Cobb and more starting this spring.
A two-time Cy Young winner, Jacob deGrom is a star on the mound for the New York Mets. Get a detailed look at all of his rookie cards as well as key minor league and prospect cards.
Jake Arrieta enjoyed a terrific 2015 season with the Chicago Cubs and was the NL Cy Young winner. Check out a detailed guide to all his 2010 rookie cards and key prospects.
Jean Segura has been announced as the fifth and final 2012 Topps Finest Baseball Autograph Rookie Redemption. Get full details, images and the complete checklist.
Poised to explode, we look at all the Jered Weaver rookie cards. Includes a full rookie card checklist, info, images and buying guide.
9/27/10 Sports Illustrated cover features Minnesota Twins slugger Jim Thome swinging for the fences at Target Field. Cover features one of the best pictures to ever grace the nearly 60-year old magazine’s cover and pays homage to SI’s first issue.
Even though he’s one of baseball’s good guys, Jim Thome has never been a major force in the hobby. Now that he’s joined the exclusive 600 Home Run Club, we look at the impact it might have on his cards and memorabilia.
The Los Angeles Dodgers aren’t all about high-priced free agents and pricey trade acquisitions. Get a detailed look at Joc Pederson rookie cards, key prospect cards and more.
Joe Mauer Rookie Card Checklist. From his 2002 Bowman’s Best Auto Rookie to the mysterious 2002 Bowman Chrome #316 Facsimile Auto, there are plenty of great cards for the Mauer collector to chase.
In Sports Cards, people make the common assumption that the Market you play in almost completely defines the potential book value of a players’ card. Playing in a large market can certainly improve book value, but it has very little to do with the maximum value a card ends at. Contrary to popular belief, the ceiling isn’t […]
With Joey Gallo slugging his way through the minors, interest in his early cards is starting to grow. Get a detailed look at his top early cards and more.
With John Buck coming out of nowhere and getting off to a torrid start in 2013, we go all the way back to 2001 to take a detailed look at all of his rookie cards.
A former employee is suing Topps over a John Henry card inserted in 2011 Topps Triple Threads Baseball. Christopher Holmes alleges Topps didn’t get his permission to use his image on the card. Paul Lesko breaks down the details of the initial filing.
Johnny Football baseball cards? They’re coming. Topps and Leaf have unveiled plans for a handful of Johnny Manziel autographed baseball cards.
Check out our rookie card checklist of reigning American League home run champion Jose Bautista, who is proving that his breakout performance of 2010 was no fluke. Appearing in several sets from Topps in 2002, Bautista didn’t have any autograph rookies, although Bowman’s Best does feature a base card and several parallels with game-used bat […]
Get complete details on all Jose Reyes rookie cards including a full checklist, card info, images, buying guide and more.
Juan Soto is playing well beyond his years for the Washington Nationals and his cards are seeing strong interest. Check out the key rookie cards and prospects to collect.
Despite being one of the top rookies in the NL, Jung Ho Kang has not enjoyed the same recognition as some of the other first-year players. Injury ended his season early, but the hobby has taken notice of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ new star.
For the first time, Ken Griffey Jr., will have his first MLB-licensed autograph cards from someone other than Upper Deck. Topps has announced they have signed the hobby favorite.
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.
A modern legend and now officially immortalized in Cooperstown, Ken Griffey Jr. is a hobby icon. View all his rookie cards in one place with our handy guide.
Baseball card gallery featuring fictional ex-major league baseball Closer Kenny Powers from the HBO comedy “Eastbound & Down”.
Get a head start to collecting Masahiro Tanaka cards ahead of his MLB debut. Learn about his key Japanese cards and those produced by Topps for the 2009 World Baseball Classic.
Topps has announced all five of the 2014 Bowman Baseball Lucky Redemptions in one fell swoop. Collectors who get any of the product’s Lucky Redemptions will receive a Kris Bryant Refractor Autograph.
An MLB star for the Chicago Cubs, Kris Bryant rookie cards are trending up. We have you covered with a detailed guide and gallery for his 2015 RC options.
Who is Larry Bernandez? Probably the most popular fictional baseball player since Major League’s Ricky “Wild Thing” Vaughn. And now Felix Hernandez alter ego has his very own bobblehead that is already proving to be popular on the secondary market.
Law of Cards columnist, Paul Lesko, pokes fun at the legal language used on the back of relic cards in light of a trio of 2012 Topps Triple Threads cards.
Paul Lesko looks at Topps answering the complaint filed by Christopher Holmes over a 2011 Topps Triple Threads Baseball John Henry card.
In Law of Cards, Paul Lesko breaks down the legal issues involved in the University of Wisconsin’s attempts to stop an eBay dealer from selling 2010 Bowman Draft Russell Wilson baseball cards.
Topps’ response against Leaf’s counterclaims had all the expected denials. However, the case is raising bigger questions about trading cards possibly entering the public domain.
Apparently the Rally Squirrel isn’t roadkill just yet. The St. Louis Cardinals look to be on the verge of settling a longstanding trademark battle over the unofficial mascot.
The first Ichiro Suzuki autographed baseball cards in seven years are bringing in big bucks, despite not being licensed by either MLB or the MLBPA.
As Mariano Rivera’s career winds down, OYO Sportstoys has released a limited edition retirement figure available exclusively at Yankee Stadium.
Luis Robert rookie cards are coming on strong. Keep track of the RC lineup with our detailed gallery and checklist.
Manny is thriving in San Diego! Get a detailed look at the key Manny Machado rookie cards for the Padres’ star.
The most common and affordable way to start a Mark Buehrle collection would be with his rookie cards, which come from products released in 2000.
Mark McGwire and Topps have reached an autograph agreement that will see the slugger sign baseball cards for the company for the first time. Find out which 2014 sets are slated to have Mark McGwire autographs.
Masahiro Tanaka relic cards are on the way. Find out which sets will include memorabilia cards of the rookie sensation.
Masahiro Tanaka rookie cards are here. Get detailed info, images and more for all of the Japanese sensation’s rookies.
Matt Moore baseball cards are on fire. Following dominating performance against the Rangers in Game 1 of the ALDS, prices of his early cards have doubled.
Get a full list of McFarlane Cooperstown Collection figures. Includes a complete checklist, variant details, key figure gallery and more.
Get a full list of McFarlane MLB Sports Picks exclusive and event-issued figures. Includes a complete checklist, key figure gallery and more.
It was a good news, bad news kind of day for McFarlane collectors. The company followed up the announcement of their 2012 SportsPicks lineup by also announcing the closure of their online message boards.
McFarlane Toys has announced both the Sportspicks MLB 29 and Playmakers 3 lineups, scheduled for release in February. MLB 29 features two players making their McFarlane debuts.
With Michael Conforto joining a core of youthful New York Mets, take a look at some of his top early cards.
Guide to collecting Mickey Mantle’s baseball cards and memorabilia. Includes rookie card checklist, card gallery, autograph exemplars, memorabilia highlights, shopping guide and much more.
See all Mickey Mantle Topps cards produced between 1952 and 1969. We’ve compiled a complete gallery, including card info and a handy buying guide.
Mike Piazza and Joey Votto are among the All-Stars with 2015 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Baseball Autographs. Get full details on the unannounced inserts.
Mike Stanton rookie card checklist and buying guide. Includes analysis of his top rookie cards including his 2008 Playoff Contenders and 2008 Bowman Chrome RC Autographs.
Topps will be the only place to find Mike Trout autograph cards for the foreseeable future. The Angels superstar and the card maker have announced a new autograph and promotional deal.
Get the scoop on MLB Properties suing Upper Deck for breach of contract over alleged money still owed from a 2010 settlement. MLBP alleges Upper Deck still owes more than $250,000.
Mookie Betts is a key part of the Los Angeles Dodgers franchise and one of the elite MLB players. Find out about his rookie cards and top prospect cards.
The infamous conclusion to Game 6 of the 1986 World Series has been captured by a new art print from Rob MacDougall that is signed by both Mookie Wilson and Bill Buckner.
What do President Barack Obama, President John F. Kennedy, Wrigley Field and Kim Kardashian have in common? 2013 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball Oddity Relics, of course! View the full checklist, image gallery and more
What are the most valuable rookie cards from the 1970s? We’ve analyzed the numbers and are counting down the top 17. Expect surprises.
As men around the world grow Movember mustaches this month to raise money and awareness for prostate cancer, we look at some classic styles immortalized on baseball cards.
A lock for induction in Cooperstown after his retirement, Miguel Cabrera has long been a favorite in the baseball card hobby. Check out some of his best baseball cards.
Topps has abandoned its pursuit of a trademark for the Museum Collection name. What does this mean for the future of the brand? Paul Lesko delves in.
Topps has announced the Mystery Redemption Autographs for 2014 Topps Series 1, Museum Collection and Gypsy Queen. Jose Abreu and Albert Pujols are among the confirmed signers.
Topps made some last-second additions to the 2011 Bowman Sterling Baseball checklist, including Mike Trout. We’ve got a complete list of who to look for.
With the New York Yankees poised to make another run at the World Series, get complete rookie card checklists for all of their starting players.
Following his stunning high-wire walk across a gorge near the Grand Canyon, Nik Wallenda is about to receive one of the ultimate pop culture affirmations: his own baseball card.
A quarter century after a Frank Thomas error caught fire in the hobby, 2015 Topps Archives Baseball offers a rare nod to the famous No Name on Front mistake.
Handmade by Amelie Mancini in a church basement, Bizarre Injuries is the most unique baseball card release of 2011. Find out about the cards and the artist who created them.
Norman Rockwell’s iconic Red Sox painting, The Rookie, has sold for $22.5 million. Find out about the sale and the piece of art that features several Boston players, including Ted Williams.
Several pieces of game-used Oscar Taveras memorabilia are heading to the auction block with proceeds going to his family. Among the items are his first home run ball, a 2014 postseason jersey and more.
Topps has revealed their rookie card and autograph plans for Oscar Taveras and Jonathan Singleton. Find out which sets they will be in.
Panini has landed another baseball license, this time with USA Baseball. We’ve got details of the multi-year deal, which gives Panini exclusive rights to make USA Baseball cards. We’ve also got info on the sets Panini is planning to showcase the collegiate, 18U and 15U teams.
Further expanding into the baseball card market, Panini has announced an agreement with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Get the details on the deal as well as analysis about what it means to collectors.
The baseball card market just got a jolt with the announcement that Panini has acquired a license with the MLBPA.
Last night, Panini let it slip on Twitter that they’re headed back to the diamond with 2011 Elite Extra Edition Baseball.
Pete Alonso is another up-and-coming MLB star and his rookie cards and prospects are trending up with collectors. Keep tabs on his earliest cards of note with our detailed checklist for the New York Mets’ rookie stud.
The 2013 Panini Golden Age Exhibit box toppers feature some of the most strongest portraits to ever appear on a trading card. Get a full look at the set include a complete image gallery, checklist and more.
He’ll just have to wait to be king, but Prince George of Cambridge is getting his own baseball card from Topps. See the card and get details on where to find it.
Think you’ve finished your 2014 Topps High Tek Baseball player run? If you collect one of a handful of players, you might have a little more work to do thanks to a handful of promo cards.
A PSA 1 1909 T206 Honus Wagner, dubbed the “Chesapeake Wagner,” sold for more than $400,000. Find out about the card and the auction.
Another T206 Honus Wagner, another million dollar sale. A PSA 3 version of the card, dubbed the Oceanside Wagner, has sold for $1.3 million.
It’s not a bird that’s inspiring the St. Louis Cardinals during their World Series run. Instead, it’s a squirrel. Savvy entrepreneurs are cashing in, churning out thousands of different pieces of Rally Squirrel memorabilia.
The Rally Squirrel is back in 2012 Topps Series 2 Baseball, albeit as a toy. The bushy-tailed rodent appears in the set on a short print variation card of David Freese. Get full details and images of the card.
Although injuries have slowed his rookie season, Randal Grichuk is off to a great start with the St. Louis Cardinals. View a detailed guide to all his rookie cards as well as key prospect cards.
Christian Lopez made headlines when he caught and returned Derek Jeter’s 3000th hit ball. Several companies offered rewards, including Topps, who pledged to make a baseball card of him. That card has finally arrived in 2012 Topps Opening Day Baseball.
As Derek Jeter rides off into the sunset, the Jordan RE2PECT Derek Jeter Collection offers collectors and fans a variety of choices to celebrate the Yankees’ captain. Check out the options, including hats, shirts and shoes.
Fenway Park has a storied history. Now it’s been shrunken down and made into a replica for a Boston Red Sox stadium giveaway.
Recent Roberto Alomar bobblehead and Frank Thomas bronze mini-statue stadium giveaways are creating a lot buzz in the hobby as out-of-town collectors try to track them down.
Roberto Clemente is the latest legend returning to the Topps as a result of a new multi-year deal announced today.
Headed for the Hall of Fame, we look back on the career of Ron Santo through the lens of his Topps baseball cards. Check out a full gallery of Ron Santo Topps cards from his playing days as well as other info on his career and collectibles.
Ronald Acuna Jr. has been very impressive in his early career. Check out the full rookie card guide for the budding superstar with the Atlanta Braves.
Led by Bryce Harper, Yu Darvish and lots of nostalgia, 2012 Topps Archives moved very well during its first week. We look at the top 10 initial eBay sales and overall averages for some of the set’s key selling points.
Russell Wilson is coming to 2014 Bowman Baseball. Topps announced that they’re making a card of the Seahawks quarterback as a member of the Rangers. Texas recently picked him in the Rule 5 draft.
With several choices available, how do the Derek Jeter rookie cards shake out? We count down the best and most valuable of the Yankee great’s rookies.
They might not be the diamond-studded pieces of bling given to players and team personnel, but the San Francisco Giants awarded fans with 2014 World Series Ring replicas of their own in a stadium giveaway.
Hunter Pence’s fence catch from the 2014 postseason has been immortalized as a bobblehead given away by the San Francisco Giants.
The San Francisco Giants are aiming for their second World Series in three years. Get complete rookie card checklists for all of their starting players, including Buster Posey, Matt Cain and Pablo Sandoval.
Get a visual history of vintage Sandy Koufax cards. Includes images for every mainstream Sandy Koufax card released during is career, buying guide and more.
Sandy Koufax is 2011 Topps Baseball Prime 9 redemption #9, completing the checklist. Collectors with the corresponding redemption can take it to their nearest participating hobby shop and exchange it for an exclusive Koufax card.
If you’re a fan of on-card autographs, 2014 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball has a lot of them. See the entire set of basic autographs from the product, which includes both current and retired players.
Curious about the 2014 Bowman Baseball Chrome Prospect Autographs? Find out who the players are, the teams they play for, when they were drafted and more.
Will Ferrell took the field and now he’s been immortalized with a set of baseball cards. Check out all of the 2015 Topps Archives Baseball Will Ferrell cards and see what some of the first autographs have sold for.
Check out our gallery of all 25 2012 Topps Heritage Baseball Image Swap Variations and know what you’re looking for. We’ve got images of all 25 cards as well as a handy checklist.
See the entire set of 100 2012 Topps Baseball Die-Cut Golden Moments cards with our handy gallery. Collectors can uncover cards randomly with Golden Giveaway cards inserted in packs of 2012 Topps Baseball.
The infamous 1986 World Series ball booted by Bill Buckner failed to sell on the event’s 25th anniversary. The seller had been asking for a million dollars.
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.
No player has been as hot in the hobby this summer as Mike Trout. We track the top 20 card sales of the rookie phenom over the heart of the 2012 baseball season.
Get full details on the 2014 Topps Chrome Baseball variations. See the entire set, side-by-side comparisons with the base cards, and more so you know exactly what to look for.
With the Boston Red Sox back in the postseason, OYO Sportstoys has produced a line of 12 limited edition minifigures focusing on the team’s beards.
Are your eyes hurting trying to see the 2015 Topps Baseball Sparkle Variations? We’ve highlighted exactly where you can find them, making them simple to spot.
Within minutes of the World Series ending, companies were already releasing Cardinals-themed collectibles and memorabilia. Check out some of the highlights.
Looking at the hottest prospects in the St. Louis Cardinals system and their key cards.
With the St. Louis Cardinals set to go for their another World Series, here’s a complete rookie card checklist and buying guide for the team’s starting lineup.
With the Cardinals set to take on the Red Sox in the 2013 World Series, here’s a detailed look at the rookie cards and key prospect cards of the St. Louis starting lineup.
Look back at Stan Musial’s career on cards with this visual guide to cards released during the all-time legend’s playing career.
Rick Klein reflects on what drew him back into baseball card collecting. He also makes a case for why the hobby is strong despite many challenges.
I think Toby Harrah said it best when he was quoted as saying, “Statistics are like a girl in a fine bikini. It shows a lot, but it doesn’t show everything.” It’s true that statistics don’t show you everything about a player, but they do tell you just about everything you would ever need to […]
Steven Matz is another in a line of Mets pitchers who find their MLB careers getting off to fast starts. Find out about his first cards and more.
If you’re digging deep into 2015 Topps Heritage Baseball, you’ve got several retail-exclusive inserts to track down. Take a look at them all.
Not only the most extensive baseball card in history, the T206 Honus Wagner is also one of the most controversial. Get a full history and background on this exceptionally famous and rare card.
Watch Holy Grail: The T206 Honus Wagner, an ESPN 30 for 30 documentary short on the world’s most famous baseball card.
With bidding finally over, a 1909 T206 Honus Wagner, known as the Jumbo Wagner, sold for a record-breaking $2.1 million. Get a background on the card and the records it’s poised to break.
The 1909 T206 Honus Wagner has resulted in another sale of more than $1 million. Get the details on the latest sale as well as a brief history on the legend of the Holy Grail baseball card.
brentandbecca offers his thoughts and lasting impressions on 2012 Topps Archives Baseball. Includes highlights from his 16-case break and images of his best pulls.
Guide to collecting Ted Williams baseball cards. Includes a rookie card checklist, card gallery, and more.
If you had $100 to invest in official baseball rookie cards of current players, which ones would you choose? Take the $100 Rookie Card Challenge and find out if you can see a profit on your investment.
Most collectors have bits and pieces of things they don’t fully enjoy or appreciate. Rick Klein looks beyond the money at the good that comes when we opt to part with these unwanted items.
Busy busting 2011 Bowman Chrome Baseball and wondering what you’ve pulled? Let Bryce Harper and friends take you through this visual guide.
With Ryan Braun’s 50-game drug-related suspension overturned, we look at how it will impact the National League MVP’s hobby standing.
The 1990 Topps George Bush baseball card is one of the most famous cards of the modern era. Get the story behind the card, how it came to be, and details about the rarity.
Few of us get the thrill of appearing on our own baseball cards. High school students Gosuke Katoh, Alex Jackson, and Kyle Dean each got that chance. Find out first-hand in this interview what it feels like to get your own card.
Want to know the truth behind the Pacific Manny Ramirez corked bat card? A former Pacific Trading Cards employee confirms the story behind the notorious card on Cardboard Connection Radio.
In 1991, Jack Palance won the Oscar for best supporting actor for his role as “Curly” in the movie City Slickers, Jack Morris pitched his way into baseball history in Game 7 of the World Series and a new brand called Stadium Club forever changed the way we look at cards. Get out the screw cases, it’s time to rip open a box of the year 1991!
Even before his MLB debut, Carlos Correa has hundreds of cards for collectors to chase. Here’s a look at some of the top choices of the first overall pick in the 2012 MLB draft.
Already some of the most attractive baseball cards of the year, 2012 Topps Tier One Baseball Clear Rookie Reprint Autographs are some of the hottest on the market. Check out images of the entire set, which is made up entirely of hobby favorites.
Full details on the bearded Jayson Werth Chia Pet giveaway from the Washington Nationals on August 5, 2015.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have honored one of their icons, Tommy Lasorda, with a garden gnome.
Check out the entire set of 2014 Topps Archives Fan Favorites Autographs with this comprehensive gallery. Includes full set details, checklist and more.
On the heels of busting a pair of nostalgia-driven products, Rick Klein questions why there hasn’t been an iconic base set design for many years. He also offers a potential solution, albeit a radical one in today’s modern hobby.
See the sales history of the PSA 8 T206 Honus Wagner with this handy infographic.
Find out about the 2013 Bowman Victory Baseball Autographs. The extremely limited cards are prizes from the Bowman Prospect Challenge. Get a checklist, set details and more.
Tom Brady, John Elway and Dan Marino autographs are in 2014 Topps Five Star — Baseball. Get details on these and other unlikely two-sport cards.
More than 100 pieces of Tony Gwynn game-used memorabilia, awards and mementos are about to be sold by SCP Auctions.
1952 was a turning point in the world of baseball cards. Here’s a look at the ten most valuable and collectible cards from this landmark season.
1953 was a big season for vintage baseball card collectors. Check out the most collectible and valuable options from the year with a detailed look at the top ten 1953 baseball cards.
A favorite for the Hall of Fame, Adrian Beltre baseball cards continue to grow in popularity. This top list showcases some of the key card appearances for Beltre, including rookie cards and early certified autographs.
Known to many as Mr. Tiger, Al Kaline spent his entire Hall of Fame career with the Detroit Tigers. Check out his top MLB cards in our detailed guide.
Al Simmons combined a high average with the ability to hit for power on his way to becoming a top hitter during the 1920s and 1930s. His cardboard appearances are just a powerful and this top 10 list is a hybrid of his most valuable and popular cards.
A popular choice for fans of the Detroit Tigers, Alan Trammel is a Hall of Fame shortstop with many notable and affordable cards. Check out some of the best options available for your collection.
Alex Rodriguez’s career is full of ups and downs but he was clearly one of the best sluggers of his era. This top list collects his best baseball cards, including a mixture of rookies, autographs, and inserts.
Andre Dawson’s unique combination of power and speed made him into a Hall of Fame talent on the field for the Expos and Cubs and a popular player in the card world. This list highlights ten great cards of the former outfielder that should be in your collection.
Babe Ruth is a collecting icon and his cards are among the most popular in the whole hobby. Check out our list of the best Babe Ruth cards out there.
Barry Larkin combined strong hitting with great defense to become one of the best shortstops of his era and an all-time Cincinnati Reds fan favorite. View images and set info for some of his best cards with our detailed guide.
Monte Irvin is a baseball legend in both the Negro Leagues and MLB. This guide includes a well-built collection of his rookie cards, vintage cards, more modern releases and autograph cards that encompass his entire Hall of Fame career
We count down baseball’s best rookie cards from the 1960s. Top cards include the iconic rookie releases for Pete Rose and Nolan Ryan.
We count down baseball’s best rookie cards from the 1980s. Includes analysis, images and links to purchase the rookie cards.
Ever wondered who the hottest players in the baseball card and memorabilia hobby are? Chances are you have. Look around in any large hobby related forum or website (including this one) and chances are you will see at least one player hot list. But as fun as these lists are to read they rely on […]
It’s a rare feat when a player has more World Series championships than cards on a top list, but Bill Dickey presents collectors with a unique option. This list pieces together his best appearances on cardboard during his remarkable playing and coaching career with the New York Yankees.
Forever remembered for single-handedly winning the World Series for the Pirates, Bill Mazeroski was also one of the greatest defensive second basemen ever. His baseball cards are equally as memorable and this career-spanning top 10 list brings together his best cardboard appearances.
A standout during the 1920s and ’30s, Bill Terry made his Hall of Fame career on the field and as a manager for the New York Giants. We look back at some of his noteworthy vintage offerings, mainly covering cards from his active career.
Despite being one of the best closers in MLB history, Billy Wagner cards remain very affordable. Check out the top rookie cards, inserts and autographs for the All-Star pitcher.
His dependability and daily presence made Chicago Cubs’ outfielder Billy Williams a fan favorite and his abilities at the plate made him a Hall of Famer. Led by his rookie card, check out some of his best cards available.
Bob Feller’s amazing right arm did what LeBron James and Johnny Manziel have not — brought a championship to Cleveland! This top list brings together the best cards of the “Heater from Van Meter,” one of baseball’s greatest pitchers and a Hall of Fame legend for the Cleveland Indians.
Bob Gibson first made a name for himself with his blazing fastball but it was his 1968 pitching performance that turned him into a baseball legend for the St. Louis Cardinals. This top lists features the best cards issued over his Hall of Fame career and into his retirement.
Bob Lemon won World Series championships 30 years apart as a pitcher and manager. This top 10 list features Lemon’s best cards that are just as unique as his HOF career with the Cleveland Indians and New York Yankees.
Brooks Robinson’s amazing defensive skills and respected leadership propelled the Baltimore Orioles to their first two World Series titles and earned his spot in the Hall of Fame. Check out ten of the best baseball cards from throughout his career in our detailed guide.
Cal Ripken Jr. is one of baseball’s good guys. Even in retirement, he remains one of the most collected players in the hobby. Take a look at a few our favorite Cal Ripken Jr. cards to collect.
Arguably the top player of the 19th century, Cap Anson spent most of his career with the Chicago Cubs franchise. The Hall of Famer was featured in some of the key card brands from his playing days, making him a favorite amongst pre-war tobacco card collectors.
Carl Hubbell, king of the screwball, drove batters crazy with his signature pitch and developed a Hall of Fame résumé with the New York Giants that made him arguably the best pitcher of the 1930s. This collection of his top baseball cards features appearances from nearly every key set from the decade he dominated baseball.
Carl Yastrzemski had the unenviable task of having to replace one of the greatest hitters of all-time. However, he was up to the challenge and you can follow his remarkable career with the Boston Red Sox through this list of Yaz’s best baseball card appearances.
Carlos Beltran built his case for election to Cooperstown through his strong bat and exceptional playoff performances. Check out some of his most popular options including pre-rookie and autographed cards.
Carlton Fisk’s consistency at the catching position made him a legend and he became the top backstop at the bat the game had ever seen. This top list collects Fisk’s best baseball cards and includes appearances from throughout his 24-year career.
Casey Stengel’s cardboard legacy stretches more than a century. This top ten list will help you navigate to his best cards.
Christy Mathewson earned his place in the inaugural Hall of Fame class by becoming baseball’s first star pitcher of the 20th century. This top list highlights some of Mathewson’s best tobacco-era baseball cards.
One half of the Houston Astros’ legendary Killer B’s, and all-around NL great, we look back at some of the best Craig Biggio baseball cards, focusing on the early part of his career.
One of the greatest postseason performers in modern baseball, Curt Schilling helped the Diamondbacks and Red Sox claim World Series titles. He also has quite a few key cards and some of the best options are covered in this guide.
Cy Young set the standard that all pitchers are measured against. View a list of the pitching pioneer’s greatest vintage cards, including the famous T206 set.
He may not be in Cooperstown, but card collectors should not overlook Dale Murphy. A popular player on and off the field, Dale Murphy enjoyed a terrific career with the Atlanta Braves and has plenty of cardboard options to chase.
Dave Parker was one of the most feared MLB hitters for the Pirates and Reds, and he is still a notable figure within the baseball card hobby. We check out some of the best Dave Parker cards available.
A great overall athlete, Dave Winfield went the route of Hall of Fame outfielder instead of a career in basketball or football. A fan favorite of the New York Yankees and Toronto Blue Jays, this top list documents the best baseball cards from his legendary career.
David Wright spent his entire career manning the hot corner for the Mets and carved out a prominent place in the hobby. Here are some of the best David Wright cards for your collection.
Eck was a first-ballot, Hall of Fame pitcher for a number of MLB clubs, as well as a fan and collecting favorite. Check out ten of the best Dennis Eckersley baseball cards in our detailed guide.
Look back on Derek Jeter’s cardboard history with our list of 10 amazing cards that have left a lasting impact on the hobby.
A Phillies legend, Dick Allen was one of the top hitters from his era. Look back at his HOF-worthy MLB career with the notable Dick Allen cards to collect.
Dizzy Dean loved to tell everyone what a great pitcher he was and he had the skills to back it up for the St. Louis Cardinals, becoming the last National League pitcher to win 30 games in a season. This top list collects his best baseball cards to match his amazing pitching ability, strike for strike.
Playing for the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers, Don Drysdale’s Hall of Fame career was largely spent dominating the National League and helping the team to win three World Series titles. Always a popular option with collectors, this top list examines the best cards from his career.
A New York legend, Don Mattingly has some of the most popular cards from the 1980s. This list highlights the best options for the former Yankees captain.
Don Sutton’s longevity and fastball made him a Hall of Fame pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers. We take a look at some of his best baseball card appearances including several 1960s Topps releases.
Duke Snider hit more home runs than anyone else in the 1950s. See which baseball cards of “The Silver Fox” are home runs for collectors in this top ten list.
A Red Sox legend, Dwight Evans had a long and successful career on the diamond and in the world of cardboard. Look back at some of his best baseball cards to collect.
Early Wynn was one of those Hall of Fame pitchers who got better with age, even winning a Cy Young Award at 39. Wynn’s baseball cards have aged just as well and this top list features the key cardboard appearances throughout his career with the Washington Senators, Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox.
The top 10 recent eBay sales of Freddie Freeman baseball cards. With Domonic Brown on the mend, the talented 21-year old Braves first baseman’s chances of capturing the 2011 NL Rookie of the Year Award are looking pretty good at the moment.
Eddie Collins is considered to be the best contact-hitting second baseman ever and also baseball’s first base-stealing king. This top list chronicles some of the key Eddie Collins trading cards, including appearances in legendary tobacco card sets from the early 20th century.
Eddie Mathews might be known as the second-best home run hitter in the history of the Braves but his baseball cards are some of the most valuable from the 1950s. This top list brings together his best cardboard appearances throughout his Hall of Fame career.
Eddie Murray’s bat and glove put him near the top of the list for best switch-hitter and 1st baseman to have ever played the game. His baseball cards are also among the most valuable of the era and this top list features some of his best overall cardboard options.
Enos Slaughter was the sort of player that ran out every ground-out and pop-up as if his life depended on it. This top 10 list will examine his best baseball cards with that same energy and determination that led him to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
In addition to being the first Hall of Fame-caliber pitcher from Canada, Fergie Jenkins is a legendary figure in the history of the Chicago Cubs. This top list collects the best baseball cards from Jenkins’ amazing career and beyond.
Frank Robinson won a Triple Crown, two World Series rings, and two MVP Awards during his Hall of Fame career largely spent with the Cincinnati Reds and Baltimore Orioles. View some of the top baseball cards from this exceptional player.
Frankie Frisch was a Hall of Fame second baseman for the New York Giants and St. Louis Cardinals. Enjoy some of his best cards from both the tobacco and modern era.
Gary Carter was a popular player for the Montreal Expos and reached a whole new level of stardom with the New York Mets. View some of his key cards in our detailed guide.
Gary Sheffield was one of the MLB’s premier players during his prime, with notable stints for the Padres, Marlins, Dodgers and Yankees. This list highlights some of the best cards from the frequent All-Star.
Gaylord Perry’s mastery of several pitches made him a strikeout king, and his electric personality made him a fan favorite wherever he played. This top list includes many of his earliest appearances and offers cards at every budget level.
A first-ballot Hall of Fame player for the Kansas City Royals, George Brett was a baseball giant during the 1970s and 1980s. Still revered by fans and collectors alike, check out ten of the best George Brett cards in our detailed guide.
An elite hitter during the 1920s, George Sisler put forth a Hall of Fame career with the St. Louis Browns. Join us as we review some of the key baseball card appearances for Gentleman George.
Gil Hodges played for and managed iconic teams throughout his baseball career, including the Dodgers and Mets. Led by his Bowman rookie, view his best vintage baseball cards.
A Hall of Fame pitcher with notable stints for the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees, Goose Gossage has many affordable cards that are worth checking out.
Best remembered for his time with the New York Yankees, Graig Nettles has many cards of note from his MLB career. We review some of the top cardboard choices to collect.
Greg Maddux’s consistent performance and amazing pitching control made him the best pitcher of the 1990s and a first-ballot Hall of Famer. In this list of his best baseball cards, you’ll find his well-known rookie cards and other key appearances throughout his career.
Chicago Cubs center fielder Hack Wilson was among the most feared power hitters during the 1920s, becoming one of the first players to cross the 200-home run mark. This top ten list looks at some of the best cards for the Hall of Fame slugger.
Hank Greenberg led the Detroit Tigers to regular success and made a name for himself as one of the best home run hitters of his era. This list of his best cards includes appearances in many notable sets of the 1930s and 1940s.
Harmon Killebrew is an all-time favorite for Minnesota Twins fans and his home run-hitting mastery has made his baseball cards must-haves for collectors. The top 10 list will guide you to his best card options for all budgets.
Harold Baines spent the majority of his HOF career with the Chicago White Sox and Baltimore Orioles. With more than four decades worth of cards available, we showcase some great Harold Baines cards to add to any collection.
Along with having the most expensive baseball cards in the hobby, Honus Wagner is considered by some to be the greatest shortstop in any era of the game. This top list compiles the best trading card appearances from his playing career with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Batters would often miss Hoyt Wilhelm’s famous knuckleball pitch, but the cards included on this list of Wilhelm’s best cards are can’t miss options that should be in every collection.
Ichiro is one of the greatest hitters in the history of baseball and his illustrious career spans two continents and multiple decades. While Ichiro’s baseball cards are very popular, his cards from Japan tend to float a little more under the radar. Look back at some of the top Japanese Ichiro cards available.