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Anyone interested in a 1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle rookie card?

Just saw this Youtube video below pop up on the Twitter feed.

Pretty sweet looking card!

Just need a few thousand dollars for this PSA Graded EX 5 1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle rookie card.

CK

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What Would Make Cecil Cooper a Hall of Famer?

One of my favorite players as a kid was Cecil Cooper. I don’t know if it was because he hit .352 the year I turned ten, because I thought he was so much better than the guy the Sox got from Milwaukee for him (George Scott), or because he just looked so damn cool. 1,334 more words

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Finding rare vintage sports cards by happenstance

I’ve always heard stories of those who peruse garage sales and happen to find these rare, valuable sports cards or artwork.

That’s why I go to a garage sale every now and then, but more often than not (okay, every single time), I strike out so to speak when it comes to finding something worth of huge financial value. 87 more words

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Joy of a Completed Page

As we inch closer to the games actually meaning something, I felt people might need a break from all the Heritage posts so going vintage today. 491 more words

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Sandy, Mickey, and the Willies

When my father was a kid, he and his brother Carl sneaked into the top floor of a hotel where a large group of major league baseball players were meeting … probably in the late 1930s. 3,149 more words

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The iconic 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle baseball card

Growing up collecting sports cards, the 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle baseball card was the most iconic card that I could only dream of buying one day. 65 more words

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