Last year, Shane Bieber showed he had what it takes to be a bonafide ACE.  In just his second season, the young righty amassed over 200 innings (214 to be precise) and racked up 259 strikeouts.  In addition to those 10.9 K’s per 9 innings, the sophomore also flashed another important trait of a true ace:  the ability to go ...

Shohei Ohtani will soon have the ball back in his right hand.  Which means, that oh so talented right arm is about to be put to good use.  And with a return to the mound, we’ll finally get to see our first glimpse of the 2-way star at full health.  Therefore, you can expect to see his rookie card value ...

  Simply put, Mike Trout is KING of his generation of MLB talent.  Not since Albert Puljos have we seen a hitter establish himself as head and shoulders above the competition.  Sure, there may be the occasional attempt to unseat Mike from his throne (Christian Yelich is currently taking the role of the latest would-be usurper), but to be king ...

Most card collectors will have heard of Beckett in some shape or form. Launched by James Beckett in the mid 1980’s, he was responsible for many of the early industry price guides from the 70’s, and his company eventually progressing into grading in 1999. In the here and now, the Beckett Grading Service (BGS) is a leading name when it ...

The abrupt exist of Mookie Betts has created quite the void in the middle of the BoSox line up.  All signs point to Rafael Devers being ready to fill it.  In his third season (and first full one) Rafael made a BIG splash on the scene by compiling a .311/.361/.916 triple-slash to go along with 32 round-trippers (stats courtesy of ...

Last year, Willie Calhoun showed some MASSIVE potential.  Which means, there’s just as much potential in a sound Willie Calhoun rookie card investment strategy (related: Gavin Lux Rookie Cards)! In what was a breakout season for the young slugger, Calhoun posted 21 long balls to go with 48 RBI in only half a season of at bats.  We, like many ...

Ken Griffey Jr. rookie cards are some of the best investments in the hobby and are hotter than hotcakes. The retired outfielder spent the majority of his career with the Seattle Mariners and Cincinnati Reds.  A living legend, he made the MLB All-Century Team, and was a 13-time All-Star over two decades. Here’s a list with five of the best ...