Found 89 articles matching Baseball 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 […]

  • 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 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Mar 11 2013
  • 11 Mar 2013

Toys, Glass, Petroliana Fetch Top Dollar in Auction

RAYMOND, Ill. — A standard-glaze portrait vase bearing the likeness of a cocker spaniel sold for $2,640 on the last day of a three-day auction […]

  • Feb 12 2013
  • 12 Feb 2013

Auction House, Damaged by Sandy, Returns with Toy, Book, Memorabilia Sales

LYNBROOK, N.Y.— Three auctions have been scheduled for February and March featuring historical memorabilia, rare books, stamps, and coins hosted by Phillip Weiss Auctions. The […]

  • Oct 28 2008
  • 28 Oct 2008

Fans Go Batty for Lousiville Slugger Museum

Editor’s Note: Some of the most sought-after collectibles are sports related. And near the top of that list are Louisville Sluggers. Here is a look at a museum dedicated to the official bat of Major League Baseball.

  • Oct 28 2008
  • 28 Oct 2008

Houston Astros Team Collectibles

  • Oct 22 2008
  • 22 Oct 2008

Phillies Collectibles To Get You Ready For The World Series

As the 104th World Series gets underway, I thought it was time to pay my respect to the teams who’ve made it this far. Last week, I did a piece on Tampa Rays collectibles. Now, it’s time to honor the rich history of the Philadelphia Phillies.