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Deflategate Game-Used Football Highlights Lelands Auction

Deflategate football fans

A ball used during the playoff game that resulted in sanctions against the New England Patriots joins Bobby Orr’s 1971 All-Star jersey and other items.

Photo of the Day: The First Robinsons of Spring

Frank Robinson-Jackie Robinson 1956

A photographer knew greatness when he saw it. Rookie Frank Robinson is shown with Dodgers great Jackie Robinson in spring 1956 in a photo now at auction.

Photo of the Day: Gale Sayers Rookie Card Image

1965 Gale Sayers photo 1966 rookie card

Look familiar? A rare copy of the photo used for Gale Sayers’ 1966 Philadelphia Gum rookie card has been uncovered and is up for bid.

Photo of Ruth in Yankees’ 1st World Series Appearance

Babe Ruth 1921 World Series photo

A photo from the first hour of the Yankees’ first World Series appearance in 1921 shows a young Babe Ruth grabbing a lead off second base.

Photo of the Day: ‘Christy Mathewson’s Favorite’

1913 Christy Mathewson photo Charles Conlon

A late career image of New York Giants pitcher Christy Mathewson includes a hand-written notation from famed photographer Charles M. Conlon.

Photo of the Day: Dawn of the Jordan Era

1984 Michael Jordan photograph

A photo from 21-year-old Michael Jordan’s first pro game in an NBA arena is up for bid.

Andre Dawson Collection Up for Grabs This Summer

1987 NL MVP award plaque Andre Dawson

Eighteen items from the Hall of Fame slugger including his 1987 N.L. MVP Award, 1982 Gold Glove and historic home run baseballs will be offered by Goldin Auctions.

1918 Red Sox Photo Headlines RMY Premier Auction

Boston Red Sox team photo 1918

A young Babe Ruth poses with teammates on the 1918 World Series champion Red Sox for a rare team photo currently up for grabs.

Hail Pharoah: Collecting Triple Crown Winners Memorabilia

Victor Espinoza autographed photo

American Pharoah made sports history Saturday and history has proven that collecting items from horse racing’s triple crown winners is much easier than winning the three races.

Jordan Shoes from 1984 Olympics Head to Auction

Michael Jordan shoes 1984 Olympics

Long before the Dream Team, Michael Jordan was a member of the last US amateur team to win an Olympic men’s basketball gold medal.

Helmar Card of the Week: Boss Schmidt, 1909 “Our Guy” Series

Helmar Boss Schmidt

They didn’t call Charlie Schmidt ‘Boss’ for nothing. Meet one of the subjects in the Helmar ‘Our Guy’ art card series.

Rare, Early World Series Press Pins, Vintage Cards at Auction

1920 World Series press pin Brooklyn Dodgers Robins

Two 1920s era World Series press pins, another from 1951 and hundreds of lots featuring vintage cards and signed items are at Wheatland Auctions.

Complete All-Star Program, Ticket Run at Auction

MLB All-Star Game programs

Eighty years of Baseball All-Star Game programs and ticket stubs are going up for grabs as part of Huggins and Scott’s latest catalog auction.

More Quick Authentication Tips For Memorabilia Collectors

This 1948 is original

Simple tips for identifying Harper’s Woodcuts, advertising signs, glassine envelopes and even sports memorabilia made with gold, diamonds, pearls and more.

Roger Bannister’s Historic Shoes Coming to Auction

Sports Illustrated Roger Bannister January 1955

Roger Bannister’s last link to his sub-four-minute mile in 1954, the running spikes he wore that day at Oxford, are to be sold at Christie’s later this year.

Behave, Bambino: Ruth’s 1922 Contract at Auction

1922 Babe Ruth Yankees contract

Babe Ruth’s first Yankees contract, dual signed and including language aimed at curtailing his carousing, is back on the auction block.

Photo of the Day: Stengel Checked Out in Brooklyn

Brooklyn Robins 1916 Casey Stengel

A photo showing a young Brooklyn Robins outfielder who gained his fame much later, is up for bid this weekend.

Photo Shows President Harding Signing Baseball for Auction in 1922

President Warren Harding signing baseball 1922

A rare news photo seems to indicate folks were willing to fork over money for a piece of memorabilia decades ago.

Photo Used for Lujack Rookie Card at Auction

Lujack

Just a year after his Heisman Trophy winning 1947 season, Johnny Lujack was immortalized by Leaf. A copy of the photo they used is up for bid.

Photo of the Day: Hub Fans Bid Babe Adieu

Babe Ruth retires 1934

A rare photograph up for bid shows Babe Ruth tipping his cap for photographers after announcing (premature) plans to retire at the end of the 1934 season.