2 Box Preview of 2011 Topps Finest & Product Review

August 31st, 2011

Here are the results from 2 boxes of 2011 Topps Finest. First box yielded a Daniel Thomas 4-color Patch Autograph Refractor #ed 70/99 & an Austin Pettis Autograph Jersey #ed 534/589.    In addition to the hit cards, there were some pretty cool parallels and inserts.  Here are a few of them:    The Gabbert [...]

Topps Chrome Adds Eric Hosmer Autographs

August 26th, 2011

HOSMER ADDED TO TOPPS CHROME AUTOGRAPH LIST Topps announces it has made a very nice addition to its list of autograph signers for 2011 Topps Chrome Baseball….super rookie and future star Eric Hosmer. Topps Chrome, releasing on September 7th, guarantees 2 on-card Autographed Rookie Cards in every hobby box. In addition, Hosmer will have autographed [...]

Terrelle Pryor to Sign Autographs for Topps

August 25th, 2011

Topps announces that Ohio State star and recent Oakland Raiders signee Terrelle Pryor has signed a deal to ink his signature on the company’s trading cards. Pryor will appear as an autograph subject in Topps products starting with 2011 Bowman Sterling Football.     Related posts: Topps Chrome Adds Eric Hosmer Autographs Hank Aaron to [...]

Atlanta Sports Cards Presents: A 8-Box Case Break and Product Review for 2011 Inception Football

August 25th, 2011

8-Box Inception Football Break By Jamie Kennedy  August 24th, 2011 Topps introduced Inception football this year, and as the market is seeming to lose players, (Press Pass folded recently, and Upper Deck is sparsely putting new product out), Topps keeps pulling off big products.  Sure, they’ve been marred by bizarre checklist omissions and a Swift-boat [...]

2011 Bowman Draft Picks Loaded With Top Autographs

August 23rd, 2011

2011 BOWMAN DRAFT PICKS GETS BIG BOOST FROM FIRST ROUNDERS With the window now closed for draft picks to sign with their Major League teams, Topps has been able to make some significant additions to its Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects autograph list. Of the 21 now-confirmed signers, 20 of the subjects were selected in [...]

Bowman Platinum BB & USA BASEBALL COLLEGIATE NATIONAL TEAM

August 9th, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES USA BASEBALL REDEMPTION LIST FOR BOWMAN PLATINUM Topps, the exclusive trading card of USA Baseball, is pleased to announce the available subjects for the 2011 Bowman Platinum Baseball USA Autograph redemption program.  The cards, all hard signed by 2011 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team players, are guaranteed 2 per 12-box hobby case.  Collectors [...]

*BREAKING NEWS* 2011 Bowman Platinum Baseball- Where did everything go? Checklist Omissions Abound….

July 27th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards By Jamie Kennedy “Who needs stars when you can get middle relievers?” BELOW IS THE AUTOGRAPH CHECKLIST FOR 2011 BOWMAN PLATINUM BASEBALL THAT HAS BEEN OUT FOR MONTHS.  EVERY CARD HIGHLIGHTED IN RED, TURNS OUT DOES NOT ACTUALLY EXIST. 2011 Bowman Platinum Prospect Autographs BPA-AW Adam WarrenBPA-AF Anderson FelizBPA-AW Alex WimmersBPA-BB Brandon Belt [...]

Hobby News: “State of the Hobby”, Week ending July 22nd, 2011

July 19th, 2011

“Different Strokes for Different Folks” HOBBY NEWS A lull hangs over most of the Hobby, as many await the deluge of products to be released at the end of the month, straight through the end of the year.  Starting on the 20th of this month,  no less than 9 major releases, listed below, will be [...]

9 Spot to Watch

June 28th, 2011

SPOT TO WATCH Written by James Graham   Jonathan Singleton LF Phi D.O.B. 9/18/91 Singleton began the year adjusting to his new position and had struggles at the plate.  Pre season, he was one of Philly’s top prospects, but after a terrible start he had fallen off the map in card value.  Over the past [...]

“Money Where My Mouth Is” Volume 3

June 25th, 2011

Where my Mouth Is By: Jamie Kennedy at Atlanta Sports Cards Today we are going to add crucial cards to our portfolio. In the case where a player has a lone rookie card autograph in a given year, means these cards will have bigger fluctuations in value. This is because the simple Supply/Demand economic concept [...]