Found 203 articles matching Sports category.
  • May 20 2013
  • 20 May 2013

Estate Executors’ Headaches: Finding Value in a Collection

We are a society of collectors. From bottle caps to art to old newspapers, our collections fill the closets and dens of estates everywhere. Not […]

  • May 15 2013
  • 15 May 2013

Collecting Vintage Baseball Cards: The Giant Size 1952 Topps Set

Considered to be the most popular post-war baseball card set of all time, the 1952 Topps baseball card set was the first major release by […]

  • May 2 2013
  • 2 May 2013

The Kentucky Derby: The Race for the Roses is a Collectibles Treasure Trove

The 2015 running of the Kentucky Derby will mark the 141st race in the event’s history. Annually held in Louisville, Ky., the race is the […]

  • Apr 25 2013
  • 25 Apr 2013

Baseball’s Top Prospects: Collecting the Next Superstars

Come Opening Day, the annual return of the “boys of summer” brings hope eternal to team enthusiasts across the country and around the globe. A […]

  • Apr 16 2013
  • 16 Apr 2013

Q & A with Harry Rinker: ‘Hit of the Week’ Records, Kichiemon Okamura Block Prints

QUESTION: I own approximately three dozen “HIT OF THE WEEK” records. The label reads: “Durium Products Corporation – New York / Durium T.M. Reg. – […]

  • Apr 14 2013
  • 14 Apr 2013

Links Enthusiasts can Easily Begin a Collection by Focusing on Golf Balls

According to the National Golf Foundation, there are more than 39 million active golfers in the United States. Compare that to last year’s Major League […]

  • Apr 11 2013
  • 11 Apr 2013

42 – Collecting Jackie Robinson is Collecting an American Legend

Jack Roosevelt “Jackie” Robinson was more than a baseball player; he was a pioneer, a patriot and quickly became a legend. When he took the […]

  • Apr 8 2013
  • 8 Apr 2013

Professional Golf Collectibles on Par with Other Sports Memorabilia

As winter slowly begins its annual thaw and golf course greens and fairways around the country return to their lush condition, avid fans of the […]

  • Mar 28 2013
  • 28 Mar 2013

Q & A with Harry Rinker: Curtis-Lee Mansion Lithograph, Nabisco Pro Face Cards

QUESTION: I own a lithograph print of the Curtis-Lee Mansion, also known as Arlington House, located in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va. John Ross […]

  • Mar 20 2013
  • 20 Mar 2013

Catching a Piece of Baseball History: Collecting Vintage Fielders’ Gloves

There may be no better way to chronicle the history of America’s pastime than by examining the evolution of one its primary pieces of player […]