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Antique Mall Find Was More Than Meets the Eye


It turns out this 1940s minor league program had more than a little history behind it.

Ramblings: ’67 Topps Red Sox Recall Team’s Sudden Fortune Change

1967 Topps RedSox team

Forty-seven seasons later, 1967 Red Sox baseball cards are still in demand and that ‘Impossible Dream’ season plays out through Topps’ series.

50 Years Ago, Teenage Tony C’s Rookie Card Portended Triumph, Tragedy

1969 Topps Tony Conigliaro

His career–and life–were cut way too short, but Tony Conigliaro’s baseball cards keep the memory of one of baseball’s greatest phenoms alive.

Schilling Consigns Bloody Sock from ’04 World Series

Bloody sock Curt Schilling

The second of two blood-stained socks Curt Schilling wore while helping the Red Sox to their historic 2004 championship, is going on the auction block next month.

1916 Sporting News Babe Ruth Rookie Brings $200,000

1916 Sporting News Babe Ruth

The sale of a high grade 1916 Sporting News Babe Ruth, the first big league rookie card of the Sultan of Swat, has set a new bar.

Red Sox to Highlight Fenway Artifacts in 100th Anniversary Celebration

courtesy Boston Red Sox

The Red Sox will go all out for the Fenway Park 100th anniversary celebration, with ballpark artifacts playing a big role.

Ted Williams Letters to Mistress Going on Auction Block

Mistress letter Ted Williams

He was a great baseball player. A terrific pilot who served his country more than once. A great fisherman, too.

Ted Williams was also a bit of a scoundrel.

Letters penned by the Hall of Famer in the early 50s are out in the open and going up for bid, including one that references a letter intercepted by the Mrs.

2004 World Series Ring Goes on Local Auction Block

Red Sox World Series ring Scott Williamson 2004

Pitcher Scott Williamson is selling his 2004 World Series ring, representing the first championship won by the Red Sox since 1918.