All-Star Auction Preview on CNBC

David Hunt visits Squawk Box to talk about the sports memorabilia business and show off some of the items in this year’s FanFest Auction in Cincinnati.

Andre Dawson Collection Up for Grabs This Summer

Eighteen items from the Hall of Fame slugger including his 1987 N.L. MVP Award, 1982 Gold Glove and historic home run baseballs will be offered by Goldin Auctions.

Man Who Caught A-Rod’s 660th Home Run Ball May Sell

A Red Sox fan and sports collector caught the ball hit by Alex Rodriguez for his 660th home run. He’s mulling his options.

Ruth Home Run Photo from 1927 Series at Auction

A photo showing Babe Ruth shaking hands with Lou Gehrig after a titanic blast in the 1927 World Series leads off RMY Auctions’ January event.

Oscar Taveras Collector Donating Auction Proceeds to Family

Several game-used Oscar Taveras items from the start of the late player’s big league career and his two minor league championship rings will be sold.

Tucked Away for Years, Glynn West Collection Comes to Auction

Artifacts and records from a former minor league executive and manager dating back decades are hitting the auction block in Alabama.

Nats Fan Doesn’t Get No-Hit Pitcher’s Gamer but She’s OK with That

Helen Gonzales won the starting pitcher’s jersey during the Nationals’ ‘shirt off our backs’ game, but Jordan Zimmermann’s no-hitter changed things.

Baseball Hall of Fame Coin Sales Soaring

Those concave coins produced by the U.S. Mint in conjunction with the Baseball Hall of Fame have been a huge hit–whether carrying authentic signatures or not.

Memorabilia from Long Ago Philadelphia A’s player Uncovered

Chick Galloway, once one of the finest infielders in baseball, died in 1969. His son-in-law put his baseball memorabilia in storage and it stayed there until recently.

Baseball Memorabilia: 25 Cool Ways to Collect

A list of the coolest sports cards and collectibles that don’t all cost an arm and a leg.

Lefty Grove Memorabilia Heads to Auction

Some one-of-a-kind and fresh to market memorabilia from the career of Hall of Fame pitcher Lefty Grove are in Collect Auctions’ upcoming event.

Dentist’s Collection of Baseball Memorabilia Goes Up in Flames

A three decade collection of baseball memorabilia sitting in an old home that served as a St. Louis dental office is destroyed by fire.

Unique Sports Photos, Vintage Packers Memorabilia, Game Used Bats Headline MEARS Auction

MEARS offers up some historic sports pieces in its latest auction–including the entire photo archive of a Florida newspaper.

Rare King Kelly Program Passes $100,000

The only known surviving program from a Boston Elks dinner honoring Mike “King” Kelly is attracting some national attention as bidding heads for the finish line, already into six figures.

Louisville Slugger Auction Items Show and Tell

TV viewers in Philadelphia got a good look at some of the rare baseball memorabilia in this Saturday’s Louisville Slugger Auction.

Roger Maris Both Prominent and Scarce in Cooperstown

You won’t find a Roger Maris plaque at the Baseball Hall of Fame. He’s never been inducted. But you’ll find a special exhibit on the 50th anniversary of his record-breaking year. Finding Maris memorabilia at Cooperstown shops isn’t quite as easy.

Williams Fan, Collector Helps Kids

A Maine man uses his collection of baseball memorabilia to contribute much needed funds for a program hit hard by state budget cuts.

Get a Close Look at MLB All-Star Auction Highlights

CNBC discusses the state of the sports memorabilia market as Hunt Auctions shows off The Babe’s prison bat and other cool stuff.

Concern Over Ernie Harwell’s Collection

Budget problems have separated Ernie Harwell’s collection from its curator not long after the Detroit Public Museum took charge of the memorabilia the late broadcaster wanted to share with fans.

Report: Samuels Had Hidden Valuable Stash of Mets Memorabilia

A collection of game-worn and signed Mets memorabilia, dating back to the 1986 World Series championship team, has been seized during an investigation of former clubhouse manager Charlie Samuels according to the New York Daily News.