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Notes: Video Shows Newport Collection; SoCal Show; BBCE’s Charity Autograph Session


A huge collection of historic jerseys hits auction block; an upcoming show in southern California and a canned food for autographs drive this Saturday.

Major Collection of Game Worn Jerseys, Gear Heading to Auction

Delbert Mickel baseball memorabilia

The late Delbert Mickel Collection of game-worn jerseys including numerous Hall of Fame players, will be sold by SCP Auctions beginning next month.

Steiner Clearing Out Some Yankees Game-Used Memorabilia

Yankees game worn jersey Matt Daley

Steiner Sports is selling off some Yankees game used memorabilia from last year as a new season begins.

Great Story: Ellis Valentine Gets Long Lost Jerseys Back

Expos game worn jersey Ellis Valentine

Former big league outfielder Ellis Valentine gets an assist from a Pennsylvania sports anchor in the search for two missing game jerseys.

3 More Dealers Sentenced in Fake Jersey Cases


Three more dealers will spend time in federal prison after being sentenced for misrepresenting jerseys they sold, some of which wound up at trading card companies.

Nationals to Auction Signed, Game Worn Jerseys for Navy Yard Victims

Game worn Bryce Harper jersey

Red, white and blue jerseys worn by the Washington Nationals on Tuesday in honor of the victims of the Navy Yard shootings are being autographed and sold to raise money for the victims’ families.

Storage Locker Yields Mutombo Mother Lode

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A Maryland real estate agent buys a storage locker and finds it filled with items associated with former NBA star Dikembe Mutombo.

World’s Biggest Toronto Maple Leafs Collector Shows Off The Goods

Jerseys Toronto Maple Leafs

Even if you’re not a hockey fan, any collector would appreciate the completeness, the quality and the history behind Mike Wilson’s Toronto Maple Leafs collection.

MeiGray Strikes Deal with Redskins for Game Worn Jerseys

Redskins London Fletcher throwback jersey

MeiGray Group has taken over the contract to sell Washington Redskins game worn jerseys and game balls.

Panini Limited Will Offer Game Worn Proof on Material Phenoms Cards

Roddy White Game Day Materials

Panini says its Limited football product will offer printed proof–at least on one element– that material swatches were part of jerseys worn in recent games.

Auction House Execs Talk About What’s Hot

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps

On the other end of the phone or email is the next potential major consignment and more profit. So what type of items are sports-centered auction companies hoping to get right now?

What Will Become of NFL Game-Worn Jerseys

Johnny Knox jersey

A federal fraud case has collectors wondering what will become of NFL game jerseys.

MEARS to Display Historic Bats, Game Worn Uniforms

Hank Aaron Michael Jordan game jerseys

If you’re heading to the National, MEARS’ booth will be a must stop with game used bats from Ruth, Gehrig, Williams, Cobb and more on display.

Royals, Twins Throwback Jersey Auction to Benefit Negro Leagues

Hosmer jersey

One-of-a-kind jerseys of some young stars will go from the players’ backs to an online auction benefitting the Negro Leagues Museum in Kansas City.

Bruins Stanley Cup Game 6 Jerseys on the Block

Bruins Mark Recchi game 6 jersey

The Boston Bruins jerseys from the biggest home win in 39 years are being sold at auction.

Industry Under Microscope in Wake of Jersey-Gate


Guilty pleas in a case of faked game jerseys caught the attention of NFL teams and the Chicago Tribune, which delves into the industry.

Pirates, Red Sox, Astros Holding Sales

Red Sox

Game-used items will be up for sale when the Pirates and Astros hold team sales over the next week and a half while the Red Sox old spring home is holding a yard sale.

Sox, Brewers, Rays, Reds Selling Game Worn, Game Used Gear This Weekend

Game worn Matt Moore Rays jersey

Looking for a gift for…yourself? Some Major League teams are holding their annual off-season clubhouse sales, offering game used jerseys and equipment.

University of Washington Husky Stadium Sale Set

Husky Stadium

It’s out with the old and in with the new at one of college football’s most iconic venues. The University of Washington’s Husky Stadium will soon surrender itself to renovators and memorabilia collectors.

Rays’ Throwbacks Thumb Nose at History

Tampa Bay Smokers jerseys

Can you eliminate the coolest part of an old jersey and still call it a throwback? Apparently so. Collectors buying them…beware.