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Confessions of A Baseball Card Addict

Confessions of A Baseball Card Addict

By Tan Man Baseball Fan
Listen to me gab about baseball cards!
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I have acquired an Honus Wagner Rookie!
I have acquired an Honus Wagner Rookie!
23:40
September 20, 2020
I bought out TWO Jose Canseco Supercollectors!
I bought out TWO Jose Canseco Supercollectors!
28:54
September 4, 2020
Dr. James Beckett Interview
I have had the pleasure of being on Dr. Beckett's podcast several times, and now he has come onto mine.  Check it out!  Also, check out the Sports Card Insights with Dr. James Beckett Podcast - 15 minutes every day, aside from Sunday!
16:11
August 21, 2020
How to get off the treadmill of collecting
How to get off the treadmill of collecting
19:25
August 1, 2020
Looking out for others when collecting
Looking out for others when collecting
09:41
July 19, 2020
Sharing your collection online
Sharing your collection online
16:30
July 18, 2020
Let's talk about oversized cards
Let's talk about oversized cards
18:13
July 17, 2020
My Custom 19th Century Quarantine Project!
Customizing an 1889 Goodwin A35 Round Album Set!
20:08
July 11, 2020
1988 San Jose Mercury News Find!
It's unheard of for me to find a Canseco card that I didn't know existed... yet that's exactly what happened!
06:38
July 6, 2020
Not all serial numbered cards are created equal
Not all serial numbered cards are created equal
18:11
July 4, 2020
When mainstream baseball cards almost went international
When mainstream baseball cards almost went international
13:53
June 25, 2020
The agony of losing an auction
The agony of losing an auction
22:29
June 20, 2020
1991 Upper Deck Chrome Prototype!
1991 Upper Deck Chrome Prototype!
17:37
June 20, 2020
Are we in the junk autograph era?
Are we in the junk autograph era?
27:40
June 16, 2020
How baseball cards were made in the 19th century
In this episode, I discuss how the first baseball cards were made.
34:39
June 3, 2020
This week's baseball card ramblings
This week's baseball card ramblings
24:44
May 30, 2020
The day I went to Jose Canseco's house!
Five years ago, Jose Canseco invited me to his house. I've talked about it on other podcasts and written about it, but now, for the first time ever, I retell the ENTIRE story out loud!
56:36
May 22, 2020
The baseball card hype train
The baseball card hype train
25:51
May 16, 2020
The baseball card market is HOT!!!
The baseball card market is HOT!!!
22:07
May 14, 2020
To sell or not to sell?
To sell or not to sell?
37:13
April 26, 2020
Quality or quantity?
Quality or quantity?
33:20
April 19, 2020
Baseball card collecting regrets
Have you bought sold or traded and regretted it? This episode is for you!
31:51
April 18, 2020
I traded Mike Trout for 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle!
I traded Mike Trout for 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle!
18:48
April 12, 2020
Are you a baseball card hunter or keeper?
Are you a baseball card hunter or keeper?
50:10
March 27, 2020
Weekly baseball card chatter
Weekly baseball card chatter
17:25
March 14, 2020
I sold out again ... vintage style!
I sold out again ... vintage style!
16:29
March 6, 2020
A prototype has landed!
A prototype has landed!
23:27
March 4, 2020
Are 1/1 baseball cards the best?
Are 1/1 baseball cards the best?
25:50
March 1, 2020
Negotiating with eBay sellers that are holding cards hostage
Negotiating with eBay sellers that are holding cards hostage
26:20
February 18, 2020
Baseball Card class!
Baseball Card class!
11:47
February 13, 2020
Argh! No Internet!
Argh! No Internet!
25:21
February 9, 2020
Gabbing about baseball cards
Gabbing about baseball cards
29:52
February 1, 2020
The Nostalgic Shift
In this episode, I talk about how we go from getting hooked by nostalgia and how we transition to the new stuff.
27:48
January 30, 2020
What's the most iconic baseball card of the 1980s?
What's the most iconic baseball card of the 1980s?
20:45
January 24, 2020
Practicing restraint
Practicing restraint
19:58
January 20, 2020
Allegations against the Astros and Mike Trout
Allegations against the Astros and Mike Trout
28:14
January 17, 2020
To chase the rainbow or not? That is the question!
To chase the rainbow or not? That is the question!
33:18
January 16, 2020
Time flies when you are baseball carding
Time flies when you are baseball carding
24:47
January 3, 2020
When you lose money on baseball cards
When you lose money on baseball cards
32:38
December 31, 2019
What baseball cards get your juices flowing?
What baseball cards get your juices flowing?
30:51
December 29, 2019
Making money on your passion
Making money on your passion
33:50
December 27, 2019
Merry Christmas!
The story of the birth of Jesus as told in the book of Luke.
02:20
December 25, 2019
Boomerang baseball cards
Boomerang baseball cards
38:47
December 22, 2019
Branching out in collecting
Branching out in collecting
25:03
December 21, 2019
Last minute gift ideas for baseball card collectors
Last minute gift ideas for baseball card collectors
27:17
December 19, 2019
Baseball cards you would never ever sell!
Baseball cards you would never ever sell!
31:51
December 14, 2019
How to detect a FAKE Patch card
How to detect a FAKE Patch card
33:50
December 13, 2019
Baseball Cards Not Meant for Public Consumption
A supplement podcast for my recently published article in Beckett Sports Monthly "Shrouded in Mystery"
48:28
December 11, 2019
Competition in collecting
In this episode, I talk about the ethics of collecting when it comes to competition.
31:40
December 10, 2019
Junk Wax Baseball Cards: The gateway drug
Junk Wax Baseball Cards: The gateway drug
44:21
December 8, 2019
When Fan Favorites beat HOF Card Values
When Fan Favorites beat HOF Card Values
27:53
December 7, 2019
What's the most iconic card for your team?
What's the most iconic card for your team?
54:22
December 6, 2019
The Art of the Trade
In this episode, I talk about trade stories of my own, and how trading can sometimes be better than buying. Way better.
1:10:22
December 3, 2019
All About Unlicensed Baseball Cards
All About Unlicensed Baseball Cards
22:40
November 29, 2019
Finding baseball cards on vacation
Finding baseball cards on vacation
10:04
November 28, 2019
Are we in the Junk Wax Era 2.0?
In this episode, we discuss what the Junk Wax Era is, and if we are in another junk wax eta.
38:18
November 27, 2019
What makes a baseball card valuable?
What makes a baseball card valuable?
39:33
November 24, 2019
Are these Panini Flawless Bat Barrels Real or Fake?
2019 Flawless dropped recently and speculation has mounted if some of the relic pieces are real or not.
27:44
November 23, 2019
Interview with ARod Mariners Collector Matt
Interview with ARod Mariners Collector Matt
57:51
November 20, 2019
Dealing with Cardboard Addiction
Stop hiding your cards from your wife! :)
19:46
November 19, 2019
Interview - When you sell your collection to do something BIG
Chris Randazzo of HandsFreePopcornBucket.com joins the show to talk about his collection and his new product!
20:48
November 18, 2019
Interview with 540AM Sportstalk NY
Listen to my interview on the radio!
15:50
November 18, 2019
When work and baseball cards intersect!
When work and baseball cards intersect!
36:50
November 17, 2019
Beckett Monthly August 1992
Join me as I flip through and read some fun articles in Beckett Monthly from 1992!
1:08:33
November 15, 2019
Fails, rip offs and scams
In this episode, I talk about the the times people scammed or tried to scam me.
46:02
November 14, 2019
Coach cards are my favorite
Coach cards are my favorite
19:18
November 13, 2019
How do you store your collection?
How do you store your collection?
15:59
November 13, 2019
How to build a MEANINGFUL baseball card collection
How to build a MEANINGFUL baseball card collection
39:08
November 9, 2019
Interview with Gary Carter Supercollector Anthony
Check out this interview!
1:15:37
November 8, 2019
How to build a FREE Baseball Card Collection
In this episode, I talk about building a free, meaningful baseball card collection!
35:50
November 7, 2019
Epstein didn't kill himself
In this episode I talk about childhood baseball card memories and how Epstein didn't kill himself.
33:37
November 6, 2019
Lets talk about buybacks
All things buybacks
31:18
November 5, 2019
How to find cards you have been looking for forever!
Strategies to find cards you habe been looking for but can never seem to come across!
15:03
November 3, 2019
Wanna get into key graded vintage cards?
In this episode, I talk about my transformation into collecting key graded vintage cards, and how you can too.
34:14
November 2, 2019
Babe Ruth Pickup!
I just picked up an awesome Babe Ruth card!
42:16
November 1, 2019
Interview with Wade Boggs Supercollector Richard, owner of the Boggs Tavern!
Listen in on a super fun conversation I had with Wade Boggs Supercollector - we had a blast!
1:14:07
October 29, 2019
Conversations with Supercollectors
Just a quick note about adding a new dimension to my podcast!
10:05
October 26, 2019
How to sell a HUGE Baseball Card Collection
In this episode, I outline all of the methods I used to sell my Canseco supercollection, and give you tips on how you can do the same.
39:49
October 25, 2019
What is a supercollector?
In this episode I talk about the characteristics of a supercollector.
19:35
October 24, 2019
Baseball cards and your childhood
What did baseball cards mean to you as a child?
16:01
October 22, 2019
Baseball cards from our childhood
In this episode, Rachel asks me about my favorite cards from my childhood. Listen in as we go down memory lane to talk about Mother's Cookies, Classic and more.
32:34
October 22, 2019
The special meaning of certain cards
In this episode, I address podcast listener Anthony's question about what to do with cards you value just because you pulled them... and much more!
21:50
October 21, 2019
How to determine what to collect
In this episode, I run through ways to determine what to collect.
26:59
October 19, 2019
Junk Wax Era Cards Worth Hundreds of Dollars!
In this episode, I talk about several different prototypes from the 80s and 90s worth hundreds of dollars, along with my own stories involving them.
52:45
October 19, 2019
Watching the game, while talking baseball and baseball cards
In this episode, I'm watching game 4 of the ALCS and talking about baseball and baseball cards at the same time.
27:56
October 18, 2019
How to buy baseball cards and sell them for profit
In this episode, I talk about how you can buy and sell baseball cards for profit while talking about some of my own personal experiences and "wins".
46:31
October 17, 2019
Turn the cards in your collection into cards you love!
In this episode, I talk about how to sell the cards in your collection that you don't care about so you can focus on what you love!
25:34
October 16, 2019
Rejection Breeds Obsession
In this episode, I talk about how the cards we miss can become our holy grails - and how we should embrace the journey of collecting, not just the destination.
22:34
October 15, 2019
Make Easy Cash at Garage Sales
In this episode, I talk about some scores I made, along with some tips and tricks for you to make some easy cash by going to garage sales!
17:35
October 13, 2019
Before there were Baseball Cards - Night Walk Session 1
In my first podcast episode ever, I talk about what people collected before there were baseball cards - and the fact that they are affordable for us to collect 19th century baseball history!
31:30
October 12, 2019