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Are you a Gambling Man? Time to bet on the Chicago Cubs…Autographs that is

Kris Bryant Signed Cubs Jersey

The Cubs haven’t won a World Series since 1908.  They ended the 2016 season with the best record in baseball.  Of course, that doesn’t mean they will win the World Series.  But let’s be a gambling man and say they

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5 Tips on Getting Autographs at Spring Training

Heading out to Spring Training to have some baseballs autographed by your favorite players?  Here are 5 tips to help you secure that autograph. #1 – Get to the ballpark early.  Early bird gets the worm as the saying goes. 

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Should You Purchase a Replica or Authentic Signed Baseball Jersey?

Often I get asked what the difference is between a replica and authentic Majestic baseball jersey.  “Which one should I buy,” the customer asks.  While yes, there are differences between the two, my answer is always, “Not much, except the

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Top 10 Must Have Deceased Baseball Autographs For Your Collection

This is to add to our Top 10 current baseball autographs to collect in 2014 blog post we did a few weeks back.  Let’s do a Top 10 deceased player autographs you must have in your collection.  This list was

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How to Protect Your Autographed Baseballs From Fading

So you have just started collecting autographed baseballs or you have been a serious collector for a couple years.  You are thinking to yourself, I’ve spent all this money on such a cool collection, how do I make sure I

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Top 10 Baseball Autographs to add to Your Collection in 2014

The 2014 baseball year is shaping up to be an exciting year.  Tons of great young talent, Triple Crown winners, and dominant pitchers.  Here are 10 baseball autographs of current players you should consider adding to your collection in 2014.

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What Determines the Value of an Autographed Baseball?

It seems every week I am asked by our customers, what determines an autographed baseballs value?  Here are 10 important factors. 1.) The Athlete.  Generally, the more popular the athlete, the higher the selling price.  Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera, and

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Most Undervalued Baseball Collectible? – The Autographed Baseball Batting Helmet

The sport of baseball has some great items you can collect.  Autographed baseballs, bats, jerseys, and photos.  One of the most undervalued items is the autographed batting helmet.  Some of our best baseball sellers have been the autographed batting helmet

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Where is the Best Part of a Baseball to get an Autograph?

Where is the best spot on a baseball to have a player sign it?  2 places, 1 for MLB balls on the sweet spot.  For World Series baseballs, under the World Series logo.  You can see some examples below.  The

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Are Coaches Autographed Memorabilia Valuable? If so, which ones?

The answer is YES!  But who and why? Coaches memorabilia is only valuable of course if that coach has won a Championship or has been with a team or institution for a long period of time.  Just because a coach

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