No Curse of the Bambino on Red Sox Collectibles
Editor’s Note: Another look at what’s hot in the world of baseball collectibles.
Baseball Collectibles & Great Fun: DHL All-Star FanFest
Dan Borsey has the time of his life at the DHL All-Star FanFest in New York. Dan, aka Dan the Man in the WorthPoint Van, has two major passions in life – baseball and antiques & collectibles. Dan says the DHL FanFest is an event that you shouldn’t miss!
More of Dan the Man in the WorthPoint Van’s DHL FanFest videos:
DHL All-Star FanFest – Dan Buys the Boss a Bat
At the DHL All-Star FanFest, one of the largest baseball collectibles events in the country, Dan Borsey soaks up the excitement and energy of the event and buys the boss a bat!
DHL All-Star FanFest – Jeter, Yankee Stadium Loss & More
At the DHL All-Star FanFest, Dan Borsey commiserates with a long time Yankee fan about the loss of the old Yankee stadium. But it’s a great day at the FanFest and Dan the Man in the WorthPoint Van talks to the fans.
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DHL All-Star FanFest – Contest
At the DHL All-Star FanFest, Reporter Dan Borsey and Cameraman Matt Kohn capture a little slice of American life at the finals of the “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” video/song contest. The big prize? The winner gets to sing “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” in the seventh inning of the 2008 MLB All-Star Game at Yankee Stadium!
Beijing Olympic Collectibles? Phelps Takes the Gold
For sports collectibles enthusiasts, the 2008 Summer Olympics—so far—can be summed up in two words: Michael Phelps. The swimmer, who now has more gold medals than any other Olympic athlete in history, appears well on his way to capturing the eight many predicted he would earn at the Beijing Games.
Peacock Elvis, stolen paintings found, Honus Wagner collectibles
Are you collectibles crazy? A celebrity fan? Do you have a hunka-hunka burning desire to own Elvis’ peacock jumpsuit? (Yes, you read that right, PEACOCK.)
Antique Baseball Gloves—How the Game Used to Be
Baseball fans are like historians in many ways. They pride themselves on being able to quote arcane stats, facts and stories. One aspect of sports collectibles that is important to many historians of the game is baseball-glove collecting. Collectors are fascinated by antique gloves that tell stories of the development of this incredible sport
Stolen Shakespeare, George W. dum gum, Sgt. Pepper and baseball collectibles
Catching a possible Shakespeare thief, honoring a legacy of political collectibles, a record for Beatles memorabilia and the end of a Yankees era make recent antiques and collectibles news, while a work by a female painter fetches record prices in the contemporary-art market.