charles comiskey

Photo of the Day: Hap Felsch in 1919

An original image of Chicago White Sox star Oscar “Happy Felsch”, one of the eight players banned from baseball for the Black Sox scandal, is up for bid.

Photo of the Day: Buck Weaver in 1919

Smiling in the sunshine, White Sox third baseman Buck Weaver had no idea what was to come in the months ahead.

1914 Scout’s Scrapbook to Auction; Says White Sox Were Offered Babe Ruth

Newly discovered correspondence between Charles Comiskey and one of his scouts reveals the White Sox had first shot at buying the young Babe Ruth. Now, the scrapbook that holds the telegrams–and numerous hand-signed letters from the famously tight-fisted Old Roman–are heading to auction.

Original Allen & Ginter Baseball Sets Changed Collecting

The original Allen & Ginter cards that inspire Topps’ current products also leaned heavily on other sports and personalities.