A stamp club’s 1939 project resulted in a valuable first day cover with autographs from the first Baseball Hall of Fame induction.
A Florida museum’s impressive hoard of baseball treasures goes on public display this week.
As Bruce Sutter picks up his plaque, we go inside the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown to learn a little more about those pieces that don’t wind up in the hands of collectors.
It was Hank Aaron’s 755th career home run, the last he’d ever hit. The ball was snared by a Milwaukee Brewers’ grounds crew member who later sold it. The man who now owns it says it’s final home will likely be in Cooperstown.
The Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum is showcasing some items from the 1919 World Series, some of it on loan from collectors and the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown.