Panini America Provides a Detailed First Look at the Upcoming 2019 Flawless Baseball

Panini America officials recently sent out preliminary Product Information Solicitations for a handful of exciting new products coming soon enough to a hobby shop or online retailer near you and, over the course of the next few days, we’re sharing that same information with you here on The Knight’s Lance, continuing now with 2019 Flawless Baseball. For each new product, we’ll showcase a…

Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Open Two Boxes of 2017 Diamond Kings Baseball

It's time to get down to the art of the matter. Panini America's 2017 Diamond Kings Baseball is here. Indeed, its arrival (along with the release of 2017 Elite Draft Picks Collegiate Football) highlights this new-release Wednesday in hobby shops and on group break sites across North America. We brought you a detailed examination of the new Diamond Kings yesterday. Today,…

The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2017 Diamond Kings Baseball (100+ Pics)

Panini America's vaunted Diamond Kings brand long ago turned the hobby of baseball card collecting into an art form. With its striking stylings honoring the game's greatest current stars, rising rookies and all-time greats, Diamond Kings initially earned and has since maintained a fiercely devoted following, both as a standalone release and as an insert set. So it was huge hobby…

Panini America Provides Detailed First Look at 2017 Diamond Kings Baseball (Gallery)

The vibrant resurgence of Panini America's fabled Diamond Kings Baseball brand can be traced directly to the out-of-nowhere success of 2015's colorful relaunch that parlayed the timeless appeal of Babe Ruth into one of the best new products of that collecting season. The momentum continued in a major way in 2016 and looks to deliver once again in late March…

Panini America Pays Tribute to Tony Gwynn in Upcoming 2015 Donruss Baseball Insert

Next week, in 2015 Donruss Baseball, Panini America will honor one of the greatest hitters to ever walk into a batter’s box with a five-card Tony Gwynn tribute. Among the milestones being honored with the heroic, holofoil retrospective are Gwynn's eight batting titles (only Ty Cobb has more) and his 2007 induction to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. For good…

The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2013 America’s Pastime Baseball

One week from tomorrow, Panini America's highly anticipated 2013 America's Pastime Baseball releases to the hobby equipped to deliver one of the most diverse and memorable collecting experiences in recent memory. Each 10-card box of 2013 America's Pastime includes one booklet card, three autographs and two memorabilia cards. More than that, though, the product offers a stirring tribute to the…

Speechless Joe: A Gallery of 2011 Prime Cuts Baseball's Historic Barrel Cards & Booklets

You want to see Panini America Director of Baseball Product Development Ben Ecklar dance a jig? Bring him a sleeve of history-making Loop 7 cards to QC before they get randomly inserted into packs of 2011 Prime Cuts Baseball. Most days, Ecklar is reserved, soft-spoken and rarely prone to outward displays of emotion. But yesterday at the Panini America printing…