Dr. James Beckett: Sports Card Insights

Dr. Beckett unretires to share sports card stories, analyses, and opinions, based on his six decades of intensive experience.

Episodes Date

Who would you select for Topps if they were to do another 20 baseball players in the artistic format of Project 2020 next time?
June 6, 2020
Each of the 20 selected players from Topps Project 2020 is the answer to a trivia question.  See how many you can get.
June 6, 2020
John Newman's recent provocative episode on his shorter Hobby Quick Hits, IMHO deserved further consideration.  Please listen to his episode first, then we hope you enjoy our treatment of a subject th...
June 5, 2020
Todd Westover spent more than a decade successfully selling non-indigenous ads within this hobby/industry, while building his sports card and memorabilia collection.
June 4, 2020
We interview Paul and Eric about their hobby experiences. 
June 3, 2020
John Newman of Sports Card Nation and Hobby Quick Hits discusses the exploding phenomenon, which is Topps Project 2020.
June 2, 2020
Tim Shepler, co-host of the weekly "About the Cards" podcast shares his hobby origin story.
June 1, 2020
What is worth saving?  What should be disposable?  Cultural opinions and tastes evolve over time.  Last generation's trash can be this generation's treasure ... but the opposite can also be true.
May 30, 2020
The sports card hobby is not a balloon, but, if it was, how can we let a little air out of it.
May 30, 2020
Rich and I discuss the considerations for card shows reopening (including his own).
May 29, 2020

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