Baseball card value in the last 20 years0

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By the ’80s, baseball card values were rising beyond the average hobbyist’s means. As prices continued to climb, baseball cards were touted as a legitimate investment alternative to stocks and The Wall Street Journal referred to them as sound ‘inflation hedges’ and ‘nostalgia futures. Are you wondering if the value of the baseball card has risen or declined in the last 20 years? Unless you have some good rookies, short print or very rare cards, probably you can just still stuff them in a shoebox.  If your concern is about the baseball rookies of popular players and whether their value inflated in the last 20 years, the answer is yes.

Being said that the baseball card value has risen ...

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Appraising and pricing your football cards0

How are things going …. Hope you’ve been amazing :) It’s been almost a month now. But, I must admit, this World Cup really saddened me. Anyways, I am out from the shock and now back again.

Today, it’s an utter surprise for me. I found few vintage football cards and that inspired me to research on them and gathered few important informations…  Let me share…

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You happened to find a stack of old football cards that your ancestral collected long time back and don’t know what to do them. No issues, it may be quite likely to find some of the valuable cards which are worth a thousand dollars or more if lucky. Though baseball a card collecting is the most popular hobby, collecting football cards is becoming one of the popular hobbies in the sports industry.

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2014 FIFA – Top players to watch!0

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The game has already begun and Neymar is a star now! Enjoy the weekend watching the war :)

 

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2014 FIFA World Cup Match Schedule0

FIFA World Cup 2014 is upon us all!This will be the second time that Brazil will host the World Cup, the previous being in 1950 which was won by Uruguay. The opening game of the 2014 Fifa World Cup will see hosts Brazil play Croatia on June 12, 2014. There will be a total match of 64 which will be played in 12 cities across Brazil. Check out the 2014 Fifa World Cup match schedule for the first week (12th to 15th June):

Time  THURSDAY, JUNE 12    THURSDAY, JUNE 12  Stage Venue
20:00 GMT BRAZIL  VS CROATIA Group A Arena Corinthians
FRIDAY, JUNE 13, 2014
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16:00 GMT MEXICO  VS CAMEROON Group A Estadio das Dunas
19:00 GMT SPAIN  VS NETHERLANDS Group B Arena Fonte Nova
22:00 GMT CHILE  VS AUSTRALIA Group B Arena Pantanal
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Panini’s gift right ahead to FIFA World Cup0

We are almost there! Yes, the 20th FIFA World Cup 2014 will kick off in Brazil from 12th of June. Everyone is excited to cheer their favorite team. Happiest new, right ahead of the grand event, Panini released 2014 FIFA World Cup Prizm soccer cards this year. The cards featured dozens of soccer players from across the globe….

This autograph subset included just two names: football’s Andrew Luck and basketball’s Kobe Bryant.

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Check out the Value of the Soccer Cards

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2014 Topps Five Star Baseball Cards0

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That’s the Sneak Peek of the 2014 Topps Five Star baseball cards from Beckett.com

Read the complete news HERE

 

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1948 Leaf Football Cards0

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The NFL Leaf series 1948-49 was printed on white and gray cardboard stock. The white color was more common in the first series, while the gray color dominated the second series. The color variation problem was seen throughout the set. Not only this, but the problem was combined with the general centering issue. These both issues became a major challenge for high-condition collectors.

Most collectors tend to dominate the historical football cards from leaf released in the year 1948-1949. However, baseball card released in that year made a memory imprint over the ages. During 1948-49 Leaf released two different sets of football cards. Both the sets seemed to be similar featuring the same players and with almost the same design...

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Collecting Pokemon cards0

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It was last month that I posted some interesting images of Pokemon cards. To me, collecting Pokemon cards seems to be of immense pleasure. Unlike the traditional sports cards, Pokemons are more vibrant and fun to collect.

Now here comes my tip on collecting Pokemon cards…..

Determine the rarity level
It is very important to know if the item is common, uncommon, rare, or promotional. It’s very easy, you may watch out for the small symbol in the lower right corner of the card. If you see a circle, if signifies common, diamond for uncommon and start signifies rare. Promotional ones are different; it usually includes Holo-foil cards, gold star cards and crystal cards. Promotional are the most valuable and priciest ones.

Examine the quality
It is similarly essential to examine the conditi...

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Baseball fever is back0

It’s baseball time now! Yes, baseball fever is back. The whiz of the bat, the whiff of the freshly cut grass and the vendors streaming — that means: Major League Baseball has started! I am sure you wouldn’t want to miss out any of the games specially the weekend matches.

Check out this weekends MLB schedule. Go out to cheer the teams and if in case you couldn’t make it to the field, watch it live.

 

FRIDAY, 9th MAY 2014

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Watch out the latest baseball card release and baseball card values HERE

 

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Top 10 Tiger Woods Golf Cards0

Golf cards aren’t much popular like the baseball cards. But, the most highly paid athletes are a golfer. Yes, we are talking about the legendary golfer “Tiger Woods”. There are a handful of Woods card which are priciest and all time favorite amongst the collectors.

There… enjoy browsing the images!!

1. 2001 SP Authentic Tiger Woods #45 Autograph #/900

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2. 2013 Upper Deck Tiger Woods Master Collection Golf Autographs

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 3. 2012 SP Authentic Sign of the Times Duals Tiger Woods / Michael Jordan #ST2TM Autograph

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4. 2001 Upper Deck Player’s Ink Tiger Woods #TW Autograph

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5. 2013 Upper Deck Goodwin Champions Sport Royalty Autographs Tiger Woods #SRATW

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6. 2001 SP Authentic Sign of the Times Red Tiger Woods Autograph

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