Tags » Rookie Card

The Baseball Hall of Fame effect

This week Tim Raines, Jeff Bagwell and Ivan Rodriguez were announced as the three newest inductees into the Baseball Hall of Fame (HOF).

All three players enjoyed illustrious careers and should be recognized as worthy members of one of the most exclusive honors in all of sports. 312 more words


Crossing of a huge set need!

1959 Topps #514 Bob Gibson (PSA 3)

Finally! I had missed out a handful of times recently trying to land this card. In the end, I figured I had a good chance at getting this one as it has a significant miscut along the right edge of the card. 171 more words

1959 Topps

In Memoriam: Jose Fernandez (July 31, 1992 - Sept. 25, 2016)

When I stop to post something on a baseball player who has passed away, I typically will show their rookie card — or something close to it — and leave it at that. 1,042 more words

Baseball Cards

Mail Day

A couple of weeks ago, I got my autographed Jose Canseco baseball cards in the mail.  I’ve been collecting autographs seriously for approximately 10 years now.   219 more words

Autographs - Baseball

Jeff Schneider

I mailed an original drawing and a custom baseball card to Jeff Schneider on February 26, 2016. I asked him to keep the drawing and to please sign and return the card. 58 more words