Category: Tickets

Adam Greenberg: One More At-Bat

Tonight, Adam Greenberg gets one more at bat! After his appearance with Team Israel in the WBC Qualifiers, the Miami Marlins signed the former Jewish Major Leaguer — who’s previous big league career consisted of being hit in the head by the first pitch he saw — to a one game contract. Greenberg has a variety of cards and memorabilia available to Jewish baseball collectors.

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Team Israel World Baseball Classic Collectibles

The qualifying rounds of the 2013 World Baseball Classic hold special appeal to Jewish baseball enthusiasts, as Team Israel attempts to become eligible for the WBC. Regardless of the fact that Team Israel’s WBC tournament run could be limited to just two games, there are and will — no doubt be — an expansive array of collectibles available.

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Upcoming Signing: Ryan Braun

Wisconsin-based sports memorabilia dealer Legends of the Field is hosting a private signing with 2011 N.L. MVP and Jewish Major Leaguer Ryan Braun in June. Jewish baseball fans have access to thousands of Braun cards and collectibles.

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Auction Preview: Robert Edward Auctions

A Robert Edward Auctions’ catalog is a collectible in its own right — lavishly illustrated with beautifully written and deeply researched descriptions. Many of the items up for bid in an REA auction are the stuff of dreams. The current auction includes a T206 Honus Wagner, a 1923 Babe Ruth bat, a book signed by Alexander J. Cartwright, a collection of 1860s carte de viste (CDV) baseball cards — and numerous lots that might be of interest to collectors of Jewish baseball cards, autographs and memorabilia.

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Jewish World Series MVP Profile: Steve Yeager

In the third and final installment of the posting examining the cards and memorabilia of Jewish World Series MVP winners, provides a look at Steve Yeager’s collectibles, including the convert catcher’s tush.

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Israel National Baseball Team Resumes Play, Offers Donors Uniforms

According to the team’s Facebook page, the Israel National Baseball team has resumed play. I’ve yet to see any collectibles associated with the team. Surely, however, there must be collectibles. And, the squad, which “receives no government or outside funding for its activities,” is offering financial supporters a chance to receive an official team uniform.

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