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Signficant Ruth Items to Hit REA Block

Babe Ruth bat 1923-25

REA raises the possibility that it’s the bat he used to hit the first home run in Yankee Stadium history.

Over 4,000 Vintage Baseball Cards Offered in Big Set Break

T205 Ty Cobb

A major collection of high-grade and rare vintage baseball card singles is being broken up and sold over the next two weeks.

Super Collector’s Vintage Baseball Card Sets Now on the Market

1932 US Caramels set

A “Once in a Lifetime” accumulation of vintage baseball card sets, some including all variations and all high grade, are up for sale.

Dr. J Items Bring $3.5 Million; Gehrig Bat $403,664 for SCP

Game worn Dr. J items

Hall of Famer Julius “Dr. J” Erving’s 1974 New York Nets ABA World Championship ring sold for $460,741 and set a record price for a sports ring in SCP Auctions’ November auction which concluded early Sunday.

Editor’s Blog: Gehrig Bat, Yankee Stuff, Tainted Ring

Bing Russell Lou Gehrig game bat

One of Lou Gehrig’s last bats is off to a strong start at auction while modern day Yankee memorabilia goes on the block and Jerry Sandusky’s ring goes up on eBay…briefly.

T206 Doyle Error to Be Auctioned

Joe Doyle T206 error card

Robert Edward Auctions has acquired a large group of rare pre-War cards from the estate of a long-time collector, including the T206 set’s most prized rarity.

Are You a Coollector? New Site Offers Free Listings, Organizing

Coollectors

Activity in the sports category is sparse at the moment, but Coollectors.com is hoping its free options lead to an increase in buying, selling, trading and just keeping track of your stuff online.

1933 All-Star Game Unused Ticket Tops Memory Lane Auction

Full ticket 1933 All Star Game

A one-of-a-kind full ticket from the first ever big league All Star Game and a 63-year-old pack of basketball cards were among the highlights as Memory Lane closed out its latest catalog auction.

SCP Will Begin Monthly Auctions

SCP Monthly

Starting next Monday, collectors will have another outlet for buying at auction.

T206 Eddie Plank Brings $193,768

PSA 6 T206 Plank

One of the best of the ‘big four’ comes to auction.

Gretzky’s Record-Setting Puck Brings $57,419

Puck Gretzky passes Howe

The shot that made the Great One the Highest Scoring One turned into a pretty pricey puck.

Robin Roberts Collection Up for Bid

Hall of Fame ring Robin Roberts

Hunt Auctions will get the new baseball season underway with a major auction in Philadelphia that includes numerous items from the career of the late Robin Roberts.

T206 Set, Possible Last Munson Signed Ball Highlight Huggins & Scott Auction

T206 set

A near set of T206 cards and what may be the last autograph Thurman Munson ever signed are among the hundreds of items on the block this month at Huggins & Scott.

Own it Now Sale Generates Nearly $500,000

Satchel Paige 1948 Leaf baseball card

A pair of high-grade vintage baseball cards were the top sellers in Memory Lane’s latest venture.

Super Bowl I Ring to Hit Auction Block

Super Bowl I ring (click to enlarge)

They’re champs again, but this auction is a throwback to the Lombardi dynasty.

eBay Revamps Home for More Speed

ebay

eBay’s home page has been given a makeover in hopes of making it more efficient, more relevant and more useful.

Brandon Steiner Talks About His Start, His Company

Brandon Steiner

Brandon Steiner was no rich kid. That didn’t stop the Brooklyn native from building one of the most recognizable brands in the sports memorabilia business.

1953 Mantle Jersey: From Halloween Costume to Valuable Relic

1953 Mickey Mantle game worn jersey

Rick Moore’s long-ago tryout with the Yankees turned out OK after all.

Memory Lane Brings High Grade, Rare Items to New Event

Babe Ruth Autographed Baseball PSA 9

Some of the best vintage card sets you’ll find are just part of “Own it Now”…a new sales initiative designed to complement Memory Lane Inc’s regular auction events.

Memory Lane Adds Private Catalog Sales Program

Memory Lane

“Own it Now” offers fixed price/best offer opportunities for those who’d rather not risk selling high end items via auction.