2011 Allen & Ginter Baseball Complete Set / GLOSSY VERSION!

October 7th, 2011

TOPPS OFFERS EXCLUSIVE GLOSSY 2011 ALLEN AND GINTER COMPLETE SET Topps announces that for the first time ever it’s offering its popular Allen & Ginter Baseball line in complete set form, but with a twist!  Reminiscent of the 1980s Topps Tiffany sets, this 360-card glossy-coated base set will be offered exclusively online at ShopTopps.com and will be [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Minor League Update- Weekend Edition, May 6, 2011

May 7th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards Minor League Update Friday, May 6, 2011 By James Kennedy, ASC Writer     Jesus Montero, AAA-Yankees 1-5, RBI (7) ,hit streak extended to games   Jordan Danks, AAA-White Sox 1-3, R, HR (6), 3 RBI (17), BB, batting .235 but is hot and has upside   Kirk Nieuwenhuis, AAA-Mets 2-4, R, [...]

BREAKING NEWS- 2 of Top 5 prospects in game called up: JULIO TEHERAN and ERIC HOSMER

May 6th, 2011

Well baseball fans, this is what we’ve been waiting for!  On the heels of other Top 100 prospects being promoted to bigs- Tyler Chatwood, Alex White, Alex Cobb to name a few….here comes the two biggest all year.  #3 overall Julio teheran starts tomorrow for Braves, and #4 overall Eric Hosmer starts tonight at 1B. Pick [...]

ASC Weekend Hot Sheet Supplemental

May 6th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards HOT SHEET BONUS SUPPLEMENTAL, Weekend Edition May 6-8 “Cards to look out for at shows this weekend”  By James Kennedy, ASC Writer  With developments in the baseball world changing by the minute, we supplement this week’s hot sheet with 5 more cards to watch!  With readers heading to the shows this weekend, [...]

Atlanta Sports Cards Weekly Hot Sheet

May 6th, 2011

Atlanta Sports Cards   Weekly Hot Sheet, Thursday, May 5 2011 By James Kennedy, ASC Writer with contributions from Jim Graham, MLB Scout and ASC Contributor  Hello.  Lots going on in baseball this week.  I want to apologize up front for the lack of pictures and comments:  they will be added throughout the day, as [...]

Minor League Weekend Update

April 26th, 2011

Daily Minor League Update- Weekend Version Games from April 26, 2011 By James Kennedy, ASC Writer Editor of Invest-In-Cards.com On Sunday, most teams had the day off, so we didn’t have a daily update.  Games resumed on Monday, and here are the top performers: Kirk Nieuwenhuis, AAA-Mets 1-4, HR (3) Alex White, AAA-Indians 5.2 IP, [...]

Daily Minor League Update 4/20/11

April 21st, 2011

DAILY MINOR LEAGUE UPDATE By James Kennedy, ASC Writer April 20 2011   SLEEPER PROSPECT TO WATCH Brad Hand 7 IP, 4 H, ER, BB, 8K   Julio Teheran, 6.1 IP, ER, 7H, 0 BB, 5K, W Bryce Harper 2-5, R, RBI, K Miller, Shelby 6 IP, 3H, 3R, BB, 8K Adam Warren, 8 IP, [...]