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Major Collection of Game Worn Jerseys, Gear Heading to Auction

Delbert Mickel baseball memorabilia

The late Delbert Mickel Collection of game-worn jerseys including numerous Hall of Fame players, will be sold by SCP Auctions beginning next month.

Classic Original Ruth Wire Photo Kicks off RMY Auction

Polo Grounds April 1935 Babe Ruth

An original news photo puts fading star Babe Ruth against a spring sky at the Polo Grounds in 1935. It leads off the latest vintage photo auction at RMY.

Rays Autographed Baseball Collection Like No Other

Autographed Enny Romero ball

The McKenneys have managed to collect signed baseballs from everyone who has worn the Tampa Bay Rays uniform since 1998–even those who weren’t there long enough for a cup of coffee.

College Basketball Stars, Coaches Growing Weary of Autograph Hounds

Andrew Wiggins autographed Sports Illustrated

Most are just teenagers but fans are willing to pay for their autographs and that drives dealers to track down star college players for autographs anywhere.

Promotional Poster for 19th Century Pro Baseball Game Coming to Auction

1884 Baseball Poster

Bonhams will auction a rare 19th century poster promoting a game between the Boston Unions and Philadelphia Keystones.

Carlton Fisk’s 1975 World Series Home Run Ball Heads to Auction

1975 home run ball Carlton Fisk

The ball hit by Carlton Fisk to win the drama-packed 1975 World Series Game 6 has been consigned to Robert Edward Auctions.

Did FedEx Throw Away a Super Bowl Jersey?

Nate Stupar Super Bowl jersey

An NFL player is missing three items including his Super Bowl XLVII game jersey and no one can get a straight answer from FedEx.

From Ruth to Red Heart, Memory Lane Event Packs Over 1,000 Lots

Double signed Babe Ruth check

Hundreds of high grade and rare sports cards and memorabilia are being offered by Memory Lane Inc., offering collectors the chance to buy outright—or wait for the opportunity to make a better deal.

Watch Given to Babe Ruth at Last Stadium Appearance Coming to Auction

Babe Ruth pocket watch Yankee Stadium 1948

A gold pocket watch presented by the New York Yankees to Babe Ruth during his last appearance at Yankee Stadium has been consigned to auction by his family.

Vintage Photo of the Day: Teenage Babe Ruth

Early Babe Ruth photograph

He wasn’t The Babe yet.  Just George; one of the students enrolled at St. Mary’s Industrial School.  It was coming, though.  His skill on the baseball diamond was impossible to miss, even as a teenager and soon he’d be discovered, signed to a pro baseball contract and sent on his way to immortality. The Vintage […]

Vintage Photo of the Day: First Masters Winner 1934

1934 Masters winner Horton Smith

Our Vintage Photo of the Day is an historic 1934 image showing Horton Smith, winner of the first Masters golf tournament in 1934 signing his scorecard.

Vintage Photo of the Day: Guy Chamberlin, Early NFL Star

Guy Chamberlin Decatur Staleys 1920-21

One of only a small number of authentic player photographs from the NFL’s humble beginnings is up for bid.

Bidding on Ali’s Gloves from 1964 Liston Fight Tops $200,000

Clay vs Liston Sports Illustrated 1964

The gloves worn by Muhammad Ali when he stopped Sonny Liston to win his first heavyweight title and ‘shook up the world’ are on the auction block.

Braves’ New Patch Honors 40th Anniversary of Aaron’s 715th Home Run

40th anniversary Hank Aaron home run patch

The Atlanta Braves will wear a Hank Aaron 715th home run anniversary patch this season. 25th anniversary patches are still being sold online.

Robinson Bat, Jordan Items Pace $2.3 Million Auction


A bat given to future civil rights activist Walter Blount Jr. in 1956 sold for over $162,000, leading a sale that also included some much discussed Michael Jordan college memorabilia.

Ball Babe Ruth Signed for Injured “Little Johnny” Sylvester in ’26 Sold for $250,641

Johnny Sylvester and Babe Ruth

The legendary baseball on which Babe Ruth promised to hit a homer for “Little Johnny” Sylvester in the 1926 World Series sold to Pete Siegel of Gotta Have It! Collectibles in an auction that ended Thursday night.

Jim Brown Game Used Jersey Sells for $61,212

Game worn Jim Brown Cleveland Browns jersey

A 1962-63 Jim Brown game jersey featuring wear and even the decades-old smell of sweat joins a Babe Ruth game model bat and over 1,000 other items in MEARS’ latest auction.

Gehrig Signed Baseball, Rare Vintage Cards On Huggins & Scott Block Starting Monday

Autographed Lou Gehrig sweet spot ball

A Lou Gehrig signed baseball and a high grade Cy Young card from one of card collecting’s greatest finds headline Huggins & Scott’s new auction.

Goldin: MJ, Family Won’t Dispute Authenticity of North Carolina Items

Michael Jordan North Carolina recruiting letter

Authenticity of the letters sent by Dean Smith and Bill Gutheridge to high school recruit Michael Jordan more than 30 years ago won’t be challenged by MJ or his family according to Goldin Auctions.

Babe Ruth’s 1923 World Series Watch Coming to Auction

1923 World Series watch Babe Ruth

The 1923 World Series championship watch presented to Babe Ruth has emerged from one of the world’s best baseball memorabilia collections and will be sold at auction.