LISTEN: Wax Ecstatic Episode #4 – The Dreaded Manager Card! (1981 Donruss)

For those of us that still have fond memories of the junk wax era, this podcast is a wonderful trip down memory lane.

From Wax Ecstatic:

“Host Matt Sammon discusses the dreaded manager card, and the equally dreadful 1981 Donruss set. The only redeeming factor in this pull, the greatness that is Red Schoendienst.

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A Beckett Tour – in Four Minutes

Kin Kinsley
August 30, 2016

It doesn’t much matter what I am looking at, hobby related.  I see a lot of vitriol out there toward Beckett.  However, I feel quite positive that 95% of those keyboard warriors would love the opportunity to visit Beckett headquarters and take a tour.

If you listened to the latest episode of the Beckett Radio show, you heard local sports talk personality Troy Hughes on the show talking baseball cards.  I loved as they busted a current product and his take on how different it is from when he was in the hobby.

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LISTEN: “Sports Collecting with Tom Morgan” August 28, 2016

If you’re interested in sports collectibles outside of cards, you’ll want to listen to this show.  If you’re into cards, it’s still worth the listen.  Tom has giveaways every week.

The show is broadcast Sunday mornings on WMVP-AM out of Chicago.

Tom owns Triple Crown Trading Company in Naperville, IL and you can find his website here.

Click here to listen to the show.

Target Offering 10% Storewide Tomorrow (8/28/16)

Jason Dean Martin

August 27, 2016

When I find a good deal I try to spread the word. Today is no different. 

Target announced earlier this week that they will be offering 10% storewide tomorrow both in-store and online! Yes, there are exclusions but this is still a great deal!


The easy way to get the coupon is to text RUN to 827438. 

You know this promotion means for collectors…a rare discount on trading cards and collectibles! And if you have or sign up for the Target card, you get an extra 5% off on top of the 10%!

Oh, and don’t forget your Topps coupons to get an even bigger discount! 

If you take advantage of this sale, share your haul with us on Twitter!