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May the Fourth Be With Your Baseball Cards

I’ve never heard of Star Wars Day until everybody on twitter started dropping “May the Fourth be with you” bombs. Anyway, I figured I’d get in on the fun a little bit, because I do love Star Wars, and I … Continue reading

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125-Year-Old Baseball Cards No One Knew Existed

KO – In this story tonight, we’re talking about brand new baseball cards that are…125 years old. Almost nobody knows about this — not even the experts who collect these 19th Century cards called “Old Judges.” So this is the proverbial … Continue reading

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Only $100K? I’ll Take Two…

“SAY NO TO DRUGS!” Why’s this so funny to me? It’s worth at least $10.00 to me… a far cry from $100,000.00 that the guy that’s selling it on eBay. Dude is clinical. The guys over at Busted Coverage found … Continue reading

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Oh Topps, What a Silly Thing To Do To Pablo Sandoval’s Hair

That’s Pablo Sandoval’s Topps 2013 Heritage baseball card. I love baseball cards. I mostly* collect vintage cards, but some newer ones too. I have tobacco cards from the late 1800’s and Mike Trout cards from 2012. Decent range. I’m a card … Continue reading

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Somebody Buy Me This 148-Year-Old Baseball Card…

AP – PORTLAND, Maine — An auction house expects six-figure bids when it sells a rare 148-year-old baseball card discovered at a yard sale in rural Maine. Saco River Auction Co. in Biddeford says a man found the card by … Continue reading

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The Holy Grail: Honus Wagner T206

If you’re a regular lobster, you know that I love baseball cards. It’s one of the few things that I really geek out for. I’ve collected since I was a little kid, and aside from a brief hiatus in college… … Continue reading

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The 2012 Cubs Season Tickets are Amazing

These are sick. Love them. I’m a baseball card junkie, so I see this and I start salivating. This is what season tickets should look like. Love it. Padres should do this. Take notes, Garfinkel. Not that I’m particularly proud … Continue reading

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1956 Topps Sandy Koufax

While searching for an image of Sandy Koufax for this post, I noticed that his 1956 Topps card is quite popular… in many different forms. sketched. embossed. embroidered. Pretty cool…notice the embroidery ‘card’ is altered for LA instead of Brooklyn… … Continue reading

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The Pathetic State of Baseball Card Collecting

As a kid, I lived and breathed collecting baseball cards. Sadly, through high school and college, I didn’t really give a rip about it. Then, post-college, I casually picked it back up again since I had the world’s biggest and … Continue reading

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