Sports Memorabilia News


Stories about sports memorabilia other than trading cards.  These stories typically revolve around items such as game-worn jerseys, game-used equipment, various vintage sports artifacts and other items.

Angels Collection Featured At California Airport

Visitors passing through John Wayne Airport in Anaheim can soak up some Angels history.

Jaw-Dropping Buffalo Bills Collection Donated to Museum

Greg Tranter has been collecting Buffalo Bills memorabilia and cards for over 50 years. Now, he’s giving it all to a museum–and a big check, too.

A Guide to Early Mounted Photographs

A look at the different kinds of early “card photographs”, including how to judge their age by the type and style of cardboard backing.

‘Laws of Baseball’ Documents Sold for $3.26 Million

The sale represents the most ever paid for a set of baseball documents. Items from the Don Drysdale estate also helped push the total tally to $7.2 million.

Lightning Selling 2015 Stanley Cup Finals Jerseys for Charity

Over two dozen jerseys worn in the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Finals are on the auction block.

Early Baseball Docs, Koufax Jersey Climbing at Auction

An important set of documents establishing modern baseball rules, an early Koufax jersey and items from Don Drysdale’s career are on the line this weekend.

Dream Team Doc Selling Memorabilia

Dr. David Fischer took care of the 1992 U.S. Olympic Dream Team. Now, he’s selling some of the memorabilia he obtained during their run to gold.

Part of Texas Collector’s Massive Cowboys Shrine on Display

Meet the man who owns one fabulous Dallas Cowboys memorabilia collection, some of which is now on public display.

2016 Topps Heritage Minors Promises Lower Cost

A lower price point and new configuration is coming for 2016 Topps’ Heritage Minors. We’ve got a preview.

VIDEO: Sports Detectives Preview on CBS; Fox Biz Talks Piazza Jersey

A preview of the new Sports Detectives show on Smithsonian that aims to hunt down long lost memorabilia and Fox Business focuses on the Piazza jersey.

Warriors’ 73-Win Memorabilia a Hot Seller

The record has been broken and Golden State Warriors 73-win memorabilia is flying at Fanatics, which has already lined up a new autograph signing with Steph Curry.

Ruth, Gehrig, Mantle Among Original Photos at Auction

Dozens of historic sports photos including some featuring Ruth, Gehrig, DiMaggio, Mantle and Clemente are on the auction block this week.

Photo at Auction Shows Different Look at Mays’ Famous Catch

A long-forgotten 8×10 photo gives a closer look at Willie Mays, as he makes the World Series catch that would be considered one of baseball’s finest defensive plays.

Photo of the Day: Conlon Classic

A horizontal image of deadball speedster Tommy Leach taken by famed photographer Charles Conlon showcases baseball as it looked 106 years ago.

Babe Ruth: Baller

A photo from January 1921 shows Babe Ruth preparing to play in an exhibition basketball game against the Boston Celtics.

Vintage Set Break of the Week: 1969 Topps

Mick’s farewell, Reggie’s arrival and more than two dozen Hall of Famers are in the new Set Break of the Week opportunity from Burl’s Sports.

Photo of the Day: Buck Weaver, Hap Felsch in 1918

Horses, horseless carriages and two future members of the Black Sox are showcased in a rare photo now up for auction.

Newly Uncovered Gehrig Photo Attracting Attention

A full-length photo of Lou Gehrig, posing at Yankee Stadium in 1929 is being offered at auction for the first time.

Original 1918 Ruth Photo Opens RMY Premier Event

A 98-year-old photo of a young Babe Ruth taking a spring training cut headlines RMY Auctions’ new catalog.

Mike Piazza Post-9/11 Home Run Jersey at Auction

The jersey worn by Mike Piazza when he lifted New York’s spirits in the aftermath of 9/11 has been consigned to auction.