BONUS WEEKEND HOT SHEET! WHAT TO LOOK FOR AT SHOWS SUNDAY…

June 5th, 2011

ASC WEEKEND HOT SHEET By James Kennedy, ASC Blog Writer   “Heads Up”   As some may have heard, unarguably the most scary and downright saddest sports story hit the wires on Friday.   http://rivals.yahoo.com/highschool/blog/prep_rally/post/13-year-old-killed-by-pitch-in-Arizona-Little-Le?urn=highschool-wp2516 . 13 year old Hayden Walton, who died this weekend after being hit in the chest by a pitch, tragically is being remembered by [...]

Atlanta Sports Cards WEEKLY HOT SHEET June 2nd, 2011

June 3rd, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Weekly Baseball Card Hot Sheet June 3, 2011 Written by James Kennedy Contributions by James Graham and site/ASC owner Josh Pankow   “The prodigal son also rises” 1. 2005 Topps Chrome Jay Bruce Autographs His Captain-Insano hot streak is one of two things.  Another giant tease, or the start of what was [...]

Daily Minor League Update, May 24, 2011

May 25th, 2011

ATLANTA SPORTS CARDS MINOR LEAGUE UPDATE FOR THE GAMES OF MAY 24, 2011 BY JAMES KENNEDY, ASC WRITER Jason Kipnis, AAA-Indians 2-3, 2 R, 2B (10), HR (5), 2 RBI (29)   Desmond Jennings, AAA-Rays 1-5, HR (7), RBI (20)   Brandon Guyer, AAA-Rays 1-4, HR (7)   Lonnie Chisenhall, AAA-Indians 2-4, R, 2B (12), [...]

Updated Top 25 Prospects in Baseball

May 24th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Feature Article Written By James Kennedy, ASC Writer, and Jim Graham, MLB Scout TOP 25 PROSPECTS AS OF TUESDAY, MAY 24TH, 2011 (WE WILL UPDATE EVERY OTHER TUESDAY NIGHT!) 1 Bryce Harper OF, Nationals 2 Julio Teheran SP, Braves 3 Mike Trout OF, 2B, SS, Angels 4 Jesus Montero C, Yankees 5 [...]

Nine Spot to watch- 9 most overlooked Prospects entering 2011

May 21st, 2011

ASC “Nine Spot to Watch” 9 Breakout Prospects In 2011 By James Graham, ASC Writer Edited by James Kennedy Alex Cobb P TB D.O.B. 10/7/87 Cobb was a virtually unknown prospect before 2011, being just another pitcher in Tampa’s rich farm system. Cobb, known as a high strikeout guy that allows a high OBA, but [...]

Bowman Mania Day 1- Did 2011 Bowman Redeem Itself?

May 16th, 2011

ASC Feature Article Featured Article Written By James Kennedy and James Graham “The Sports Card Exchange” Ah, the biggest pull in this week’s  monster release, 2011 Bowman Baseball, is not a 6 colored patch, nor a nor a beautiful on-card auto of one of the biggest prospects in the last 20 years;  No, the biggest pull…..is [...]

Atlanta Sports Cards HOT SHEET May 12, 2011

May 11th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Weekly Baseball Card Hot Sheet Thursday, May 12, 2011 Written by ASC Writer James Kennedy and ASC Contributor/MLB scout Jimmy Graham “March of the Prospects” The average age of a Major League Baseball player has risen 30% since steroid testing began.  More and more youngsters are getting called up early: It was [...]

ASC Box Break- 2011 Tristar Pursuit Baseball

May 9th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Box Breaks- 2011 Tristar By James Kennedy, ASC Writer   So, I guess we can’t call it a “box” break, but rather a “set with hits break.”  This is because Tristar, like USA sets have always been, are just complete sets with hits thrown in.  Tristar advertised “6″ autographs per set, but, [...]

Monday Nine Spot to Watch- 9 Biggest MLB Callups of the Year

May 9th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Monday Nine Spot to Watch “The 9 biggest Minor Leaguer call-ups to date” By Jimmy Graham, ASC Contributor and MLB scout Edited by James Kennedy   As the season continues into May, we took some time to reflect on minor leaguers who had already got the call up and how they have [...]

EARLY PRICING! 2011 Topps Gypsy Queen SPs

May 9th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Sunday May 8th Feature Artice “New pricing on Gypsy Queen Short Prints” ALSO: Check out our 3 Box Break of Gypsy Queen Article and Review: http://atlantasportscards.com/blog/2011/05/06/asc-box-breaks-3-boxes-of-2011-topps-gypsy-queen-hobby/ By James Kennedy, ASC Writer Gypsy Queen Autographs Pricing: Sandy Koufax (Super Short Print)  $480-$600 (our estimate is between 15-25 copies exist) Albert Pujols (Super Short [...]