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