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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.

Historic Jackie Robinson Photo Leads RMY Auction

Jackie Robinson UCLA football photo

A UCLA football photo heralded Jackie Robinson’s signing by the Brooklyn Dodgers in the fall of 1945.

Joe Jackson Bat Sells for $605,077

Joe Jackson bat

One of only two surviving bats dating from Joe Jackson’s pre-banishment playing days headlined the February Premier for Hunt Auctions.

McClanahan Jersey, Clemente Items Top Classic Auction

Miracle On Ice Jersey Rob McClanahan

A jersey worn by one of the key members of the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey team and a signed Roberto Clemente bat and photo were the big sellers at Classic Auctions.

Matson Jersey at Auction; Recalls 1950s Racial Climate

1951 USF jersey Ollie Matson

Ollie Matson’s 1951 University of San Francisco jersey will go on the auction block this spring, one from an era of greatness and lingering intolerance.

Ali-Liston Fight Gloves Bring $956,000 at Heritage Auction

Gloves Ali-Liston fight

The gloves worn by Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston during the famous 1965 fight and several jerseys attributed to baseball greats were sold in New York.

Family Considerations Behind Tenace’s Decision to Sell

Gene Tenace World Series ring

A long career in baseball and several World Series titles under his belt, Gene Tenace is ready to move some of his best stuff.

Jeffrey Maier’s Glove Goes on Auction Block

Jeffrey Maier catch

Jeffrey Maier’s glove, famous for hauling in a Derek Jeter drive in the 1996 ALCS, robbing the Orioles of a potential victory, has already been sold once.

Donor of 58-Cent Lombardi Thrift Store Sweater Located

West Point jacket Vince Lombardi

The West Point sweater with Vince Lombardi’s name in the tag found at a thrift shop came from the family of a man who served as one of his fellow coaches.

New Inserts Part of 2015 Topps Chrome Baseball Release

Topps 2015 Chrome Baseball

Set for release in August, 2015 Topps Chrome will include hobby and jumbo boxes and some new inserts.

1924 Yankees Team Photo Shows Young Gehrig

Yankees 1924 team photo

He was soon bound for Hartford and Lou Gehrig defers to his veteran teammates on a newly discovered 1924 Yankees team photo.

Photo of Musial’s Big League Arrival Surfaces

1941 Stan Musial joins Cardinals photo

Our Photo of the Day is a newly discovered image taken the day Stan Musial first suited up for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1941.

Caption Captures Casey’s Climactic Clout in ’23

Casey Stengel World Series photo 1923

A previously unknown stylized news photo of Casey Stengel dates from the day after he crushed the first World Series home run in Yankee Stadium history.

Herb Brooks Collection Includes Rings, Jersey, Notebooks

Herb Brooks 1980 Olympic hockey ring

Memorabilia from the late Herb Brooks, coach of the 1980 ‘Miracle on Ice’ Olympic hockey team and a former player himself, is up for bid this month.

Earliest Photo of a Knuckleball?

Chick Brandom

RMY Auctions has uncovered a photo of a young Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher uncorking a knuckleball in 1908.