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1948 Leaf Jackie Robinson Rookie

  • September 28, 2012
  • Leighton Sheldon

1948 Leaf #79 Jackie Robinson Rookie HOF Dodgers SGC 50When putting together a list of some of the most important baseball cards of the 20th century, it’s impossible to leave off the 1948 Leaf Jackie Robinson. Printed just months after he made his historic debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers, it represents Jackie’s rookie card and the first time that a mainstream, nationally issued bubble gum card featured an African-American. The card itself isn’t rare. However, Leaf’s printing process yielded numerous issues that

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1910 E90-3 American Caramel Chick Gandil

  • September 02, 2012
  • Leighton Sheldon

1910 E90-3 American Caramel Chick Gandil White Sox Black Sox SGC 30The Chick  Gandil E90-3 card we have up for bid this week has a lot going for it.  First, it’s Chick Gandil and as serious baseball fans know, he was at the heart of the 1919 Black Sox scandal and this is for all intents and purposes, his rookie card.  It’s also part of a candy-issued set that’s much rarer than the popular E90-1 set or the Pittsburgh series E90-2. Issued in Chicago and featuring only players from the Cubs

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1955 Topps Roberto Clemente Rookie

  • August 15, 2012
  • Leighton Sheldon

The 1955 Topps Roberto Clemente rookie card is simply one of the most important, most sought after post-World War II baseball cards in the hobby.  Not only does it represent one of the 20th century’s most beloved players whose life was tragically cut short, it’s also one of the key cards in the ’55 set, and one of the most beautiful Topps cards ever produced. Collectors need his card to fill out their set but others are simply Clemente collectors or those who chase vintage rookie cards of Hall of Fame players. The  ’55 Topps Clemente can be found with

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1919 W514 Shoeless Joe Jackson

  • July 29, 2012
  • Leighton Sheldon

1919 W514 #15 Shoeless Joe Jackson White Sox Black Sox SGC 80There isn't a baseball fan alive who wouldn’t love to own one of the cards featured in our eBay listings this week.  We have a W514 Joe Jackson card, graded SGC 80, dating from the era when the legend of this great ballplayer was born, partly because of his talent and partly because of the Black Sox scandal of 1919—a story that dominated the sports headlines at the very time that this card was being distributed.  Better yet, the one we have

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1910 M116 Sporting Life Christy Mathewson

  • July 22, 2012
  • Leighton Sheldon

1910 M116 Sporting Life Christy Mathewson Blue Background New York SGC 60Five years after his legendary performance in the 1905 World Series in which he pitched three shutouts, a feat that’s never been matched, Christy Mathewson appeared in a series of cards issued by The Sporting Life. A rival to The Sporting News, the paper offered readers the chance to trade four pennies for a set of 12 of these cards, catalogued as the 1910 M116 series.  Matty was clearly one of the prizes as the first of 24 mini sets

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