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Ryan Cracknell

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A collector nearly his entire life, Ryan has nostalgic memories of biking to the store for anything with the O-Pee-Chee logo. Although his tastes are eclectic, he focuses mostly on baseball (building sets, Expos team sets and a John Jaha master collection) and entertainment trading cards. That said, there are lots of other sports (and stuff) in his collection.

Inkworks Shuts Its Doors

Inkworks, one of the leading manufacturers in entertainment trading cards, has gone out of business.

2008 Bowman Sterling Baseball World Baseball Classic Patch Card Redemptions

Available via redemption, 2008 Bowman Sterling World Baseball Classic Patch cards use swatches from the inaugural WBC. Checklist highlights include early cards of Yu Darvish and Masairo Tanaka.

2008 Upper Deck Masterpieces Baseball Blaster Box Break and Review

2008 Upper Deck Masterpieces Baseball blaster box break and review. Get a pack-by-pack look at what a cheap retail blaster box has to offer.

2008 Upper Deck Goudey Baseball Autograph Short Prints

Curious about the 2008 Upper Deck Goudey Baseball autograph short prints? Get the full details and checklist.

2007 Topps High School Musical Trading Cards Review

There was a time when High School Musical was a sensation. That may have passed but we can still laugh at the trading cards.

Wayne Gretzky and “The Trade,” 20-Years Later

It's been 20 years and Wayne Gretzky's trade to the Los Angeles Kings still feels surreal.

Inkworks to Start Using Sticker Autographs

One of the uglier "innovations" in the trading card hobby (that's sports and non-sport cards) is the introduction of the band-aid (or sticker) autograph....

2008 Topps Moments and Milestones Baseball Errors

Get full details on all the confirmed errors in 2008 Topps Moments and Milestones Baseball.

Baseball Card History 101 with Sy Berger

Video interview with Sy Berger, creator of the modern baseball card.

Sandy Koufax Signs Autograph Deal with Upper Deck Authenticated

Sandy Koufax has signed an exclusive autographed memorabilia deal with Upper Deck Authenticated.