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Group Works to Buy Roger Brown’s HOF Jacket Back

Hall of Fame jacket Roger Brown

After a family member sold it, a group supporting former ABA players stepped in to help buy back the Hall of Fame jacket of the late Roger Brown.

Lakers Ball Boy Snuck Into Bulls Locker Room for MJ’s Shoes

1984 Michael Jordan shoes

Khalid Ali was 15 when he scored game-worn shoes from Michael Jordan but he had to violate a Lakers rule to connect with the young Bulls’ star.

Jim Brown’s 1957 Rookie Contract at Auction

1957 Jim Brown rookie contract

Signed twice by the Hall of Famer and also inked by commissioner Bert Bell, the pact includes a $12,000 salary for his first season in Cleveland.

Feeding Frenzy at Ohio State Equipment Sale

Ohio State game jerseys

Aggressive buyers “bear-hugged” racks of $100 Ohio State game jerseys as the school held an equipment sale Saturday.

Photo of the Day: Walter Johnson in 1st Managerial Season

1929 photo Walter Johnson manager Senators

A 1929 photo of Walter Johnson in his first season as a major league manager is among the items up for bid this weekend at RMY Auctions.

Photo of the Day: Buck Weaver in 1919

1919 Buck Weaver photograph

Smiling in the sunshine, White Sox third baseman Buck Weaver had no idea what was to come in the months ahead.

Babe Ruth’s Last Will and Testament at Auction

1933 Babe Ruth will testament

Signed the day after Christmas, 1933, Babe Ruth’s first will, signed with his full given name, is being offered by SCP Auctions.

Photo Used for Mantle’s 1958 Topps All-Star Card at Auction

Mickey Mantle photo 1956

An 8×10 photo taken two years earlier and used as the basis for the 1958 Topps Mickey Mantle All-Star card is at RMY Auctions.

Sports, History, Entertainment Mix in New Goldin Auctions Sale

Sporting Life cards

Rare vintage baseball cards, baseballs, contracts, autographs and other historical memorabilia are up for bid through May 9…even Babe Ruth’s cigar humidor.

Mantle Longevity Record Photo Part of RMY’s Latest Auction

Mickey Mantle 1967 photo

A 1967 photograph showing Mickey Mantle as he prepares to break the record for most games played by a Yankee is among dozens being offered by RMY Auctions this month.

Jordan, Foxx, Mantle, Wooden Items Hit Block at SCP Auctions

Mantle-jersey-1952

A 1952 Mickey Mantle jersey and the uniform worn by Jimmie Foxx in the 1934 Tour of Japan were already getting action as the auction opened Wednesday.

Hall of Fame Memory Left Indelible Mark

HOF-autographs

A family trip to Cooperstown? Sounds like heaven… and it was for a 10-year-old back in 1970, who got some very special autograph collecting help.

Ernie Harwell Collection Photos

Ernie Harwell

A look inside the huge collection of baseball memorabilia donated to the Detroit Public Library by Hall of Fame broadcaster Ernie Harwell.

Courts for a Cause Autographs to Fight Cancer

Autographed Coaches for a Cause floor piece

The Courts of a Cause program is bringing Final 4 floor replica pieces signed by coaches to auction with proceeds going to two cancer charities.

Tony Gwynn Memorabilia Heading for Auction

Tony Gwynn auction items

Tony Gwynn’s widow has consigned dozens of items to SCP Auctions with part of the proceeds going to the couple’s San Diego area kids foundation.

Harry Kalas’ World Series Ring, Vintage Phillies Items at Auction

Burgundy Phillies uniform 1979

Citizens Bank Park will host a Hunt Auctions event next month with Harry Kalas’ 2008 World Series ring and hundreds of other lots of Phillies memorabilia on the block.

Early 1950s Mantle Bat, Jersey Coming to Auction

Mickey Mantle jersey 1952

A bat dating to the dawn of Mickey Mantle’s big league career and a jersey worn during the 1952 season are both expected to reach well into six figures.

Exhibit Focused on Presidents and Baseball

Baseball Exhibit Bush Library

From past presidents to Hall of Famers, a new baseball exhibit at the George W. Bush Museum and Library includes artifacts, photos and historic documents.

New Discoveries Rewrite Old Pinback Button Checklists

REA-pins

A new consignment of vintage pinback baseball buttons featuring Hall of Fame players has created new additions to checklists.

Jimmie Foxx 1934 Japan Uniform, 1933 MVP Plaque to Auction

Jimmie Foxx MVP plaque 1933

Two valuable and historic pieces once gifted by Jimmie Foxx to a hometown drug store owner are about to be sold at auction.