Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – Here is a look at hobby stories from around the web over the last week. Find out the latest in business news, player spotlights, vintage, grading, auctions, sports memorabilia and more. Stories from the Cardboard Connection, Beckett Media, Wisconsin State Journal, PSA, Heritage Auctions, Sports Collectors Daily and other sources.

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – PHOTO OF THE WEEK

Packs of baseball cards were cheap, came in a heat sealed wax wrapper & had bubble gum in them! #WhatOldSchoolMeansToMe (H/T @BSmile)

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Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – GRADING NEWS

Submissions 101: Will PSA Grade This Card? – Have a card you’re thinking about submitting for grading? Find out if its on the PSA Blacklist first. WATCH

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – MODERN NEWS

2018-19 O-Pee-Chee Hockey Includes Easter Eggs and Surprise SP Inserts – Find out more about these previously unannounced card sets and more. FULL DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – ONLINE EXCLUSIVES NEWS

2018 Topps X Bryce Harper 220 Baseball Cards – Taking a different path than most baseball sets, 2018 Topps X Bryce Harper 220 is part of a new line of curated releases. Harper himself worked with Topps to create the theme, design and checklist for the online-exclusive product. MORE DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – DIGITAL NEWS

Panini NFL Blitz App Returns With NEW Features – Panini is known worldwide for their stickers, trading cards and memorabilia, but they also feature several digital offerings for collectors to enjoy! LEARN MORE

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – AUCTION NEWS

PWCC 2018 Premier Auction #7 Highlights –  The investment oriented company recently concluded an auction that included numerous high-end modern cards selling for BIG dollars. WATCH HOBBY HAPPENINGS VIDEO ABOVE FOR DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – BUSINESS NEWS

PSA Continues Record Growth – The grading of trading cards and autographs continues to be a booming business for PSA and PSA/DNA. FULL DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – MEMORABILIA NEWS

Joe DiMaggio Game-Used Batting Coming to Heritage Auctions – This  bat dates to the apex of Joltin’ Joe’s brilliance, the “35 1/2” weight notation on the knob narrows the date of production to the 1941-42 span that featured his 56 game hitting streak, an AL MVP Award, two pennants and a World Series title. LOT DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – PLAYER NEWS

Panini America Sits Down with Donovan Mitchell for Key Ink Session – Collectors won’t have long to wait for this standout player’s redemptions to be fulfilled. MORE DETAILS

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Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – CRIME NEWS

Collector’s Lifelong Autograph Collection Stolen – Police in Phoenix, AZ need help in locating the person responsible for stealing a collection of over 10,000 autographs. READ & WATCH

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – STORE NEWS

Card Shop Owner Devastated By Major Flooding – The Baseball Card Shoppe in Madison, WI has an unknown future following a rare flood. FULL STORY & GO FUND ME CAMPAIGN & ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018 – JUST FOR FUN

1962 Post Cereal Baseball Cards commercial featuring New York #Yankees star Roger Maris! #MLB #SaturdayMorning (H/T @BSmile)

Hobby Happenings Week Ending September 7th, 2018