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Rookie Card Upgrade: 1959 Topps Sparky Anderson

The old 1959 Topps Sparky Anderson rookie card has been in my collection for almost a decade. The card is centered nicely but features creases consistent with being stepped in by a bare foot. 49 more words

Baseball Cards

George Mikan 1948 Rookie Card Sells For $403,664

LAGUNA NIGUEL (AP) — George Mikan’s 1948 rookie card sold for $403,664 in SCP Auctions’ Fall Premier online auction, a record for a basketball card. 105 more words

News

A Rare Item Is Stolen From Actor Rob Schneider's Home

Having your home broken into is the worst.  When I was a kid it happened to us twice.  I still remember walking into the house and seeing everything thrown on the floor, from the clothes in our dressers to the dishes in our cabinets.   102 more words

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Extra Joy In A Completed Set

1986-87 OPC. Its a modern set, and it allows me to check off a big hole in my collection. A Patrick Roy RC!

Nowadays I find it rare to see ungraded cards of the value below at a store or show. 244 more words

OPC

Michael Jordan(1994-Upper Deck #19)

Most people think of Michael Jordan as the best basketball player ever to play the game, buth e also was a baseball player! He played for the Chicago White Sox organization for a little over a year (he signed a minor league contract in February of 1994 with the Sox), went to Spring Training, and was assigned to the Birmingham Barons of the AA Southern League. 65 more words

VJP Legends

Holy Grail?

Well, not quite, but this USFL Gary Clark rookie card (his true RC) has been a card that i’ve always wanted.  I realize it’s probably not that difficult to find, but every time i saw the card it was a little too expensive or dinged or a part of set that I didn’t want to buy.   125 more words

Washington Redskins

Rookie Card Upgrade: 1966 Topps Jim Palmer

Jim Palmer is kind of one of those Hall of Fame players who easily gets overlooked. Palmer also gets passed over quite a bit in the hobby. 109 more words

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