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.

Photo of the Day: Newly Retired Babe Signs for Caddies

Babe Ruth signing autographs 1935

Two months after he showed one last glimpse of his unprecedented power, Babe Ruth was out of baseball, but not out of the limelight.

Autographed Jordan Rookie Year Shoes Could Fetch $50,000

1984 Michael Jordan shoes

Consigned by a one-time Lakers ball boy with plenty of chutzpah, a pair of signed Michael Jordan rookie year shoes, are set for auction.

Photo of the Day: The 3,000th Hit That Wasn’t

Clemente photo

An official scorer’s decision saved a Hall of Fame pitcher from giving up Roberto Clemente’s 3,000th it.

Photo of the Day: Big Train Batting

1934 Walter Johnson photo batting

What’s a 400-game winner doing with a fungo bat? The answer is inside.

Historic Photo at Auction Shows 3-Point Line in 1945 College Game

Basketball 3-point line 1945

A new-to-market news photo shows the one-day experiment in which the first three-point line was tested in a 1945 college basketball game.

NFL Great Rod Woodson Selling His Collection

2002 Rod Woodson game-worn Raiders jersey

Oakland Raiders’ assistant Rod Woodson has consigned his Hall of Fame ring, all-time team award, game-used goods and other items to SCP Auctions.