Babe Ruth bat

Ruth Auction to Benefit the Babe Ruth Birthplace

Babe Ruth memorabilia including a 1925-26 game-used bat, a 1933 Yankees contract and numerous autographs come to auction this week.

1985 Kentucky Derby Owner’s Trophy Paces Lelands Auction

No shortage of gold in a Kentucky Derby owner’s trophy. This one sold for $188,305, outpacing Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson items in the Lelands catalog.

Topps Exhibit Helps Slugger Museum to Record Attendance

Showing off Topps’ contributions to baseball and pop culture was just one factor in a record set last year by the Louisville Slugger Factory and Museum.

Heritage 2015 Tally: $42 Million in Sports Memorabilia

Heritage Auctions says it had its second best year of all-time in 2015 and sports collectibles were a strong part of the equation.

Memory Lane Offers Chance to Hold Babe Ruth Bat

Fans and collectors will get a chance to hold a valuable piece of lumber once wielded by Babe Ruth at the upcoming National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago.

Appraisal Fair Uncovers 1925 Babe Ruth Signed Bat

It has to rank among the great discoveries in hobby history: a 1925 signed Babe Ruth bat given to Chicago’s mayor emerges at an appraisal fair and has been consigned to auction.

1924 Babe Ruth Bat at Center of Latest Rogers Lawsuit

Two Milwaukee area men say they’re out a Babe Ruth and a mountain of cash after a deal with troubled Arkansas businessman John Rogers went south.

10 Most Expensive Pieces of Babe Ruth Memorabilia

The Babe Ruth memorabilia market is booming and all it takes is a look at the ten biggest sales to see most of the action has come in the last few years.

Hold Babe Ruth’s Bat? Yes, Please

Chris Levy indulges in a collector’s fantasy; taking a stance with an original Babe Ruth game used bat in the very place it was made.

Circa 1920 Babe Ruth Bat Sold for $415,000

A series of ‘scores’ and Louisville Slugger factory records helped verify a 1920 era Babe Ruth bat that recently found a new home.

1924 Babe Ruth Signed Bat Brings $253,000

A game-used Babe Ruth bat given to a friend on Christmas Day 1924 kept the auctioneer busy during the Louisville Slugger Factory & Museum auction.