Collecting, Buying, & Selling Authentic Sports Memorabilia From baseball cards to autographed jerseys, sports collectors love their memorabilia. Collecting rare and unique merchandise can be a great hobby to share with loved ones, to outfit a man cave, or even to make money. Sports memorabilia is very special because historical teams, players, and events are engrained in our memories. Owning a piece of sports history becomes very personal.
There are many questions that go through a novice collector's mind: What do you start collecting first? What do you look for in a collectible to make sure it's not a forgery? What's the best way to frame a jersey or autographed baseball? How do you authenticate memorabilia? How can I make money off my collection?
At Fanatics, we put together a helpful guide to starting your own sports memorabilia collection. Learn how to avoid fakes and what to look for to ensure your item is the real deal.