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Spurned by Card Shop, Find of 1916 M101-4 Cards Heads to Auction

Joe Jackson 1916 Sporting News card

A rare complete set of 1916 Sporting News baseball cards has been discovered and is expected to bring big bucks when Goldin Auctions offers it next month.

10 Most Valuable Pieces of Derek Jeter Memorabilia

Derek Jeter game bat 1996 World Series

His career now in the rearview mirror, we look back at ten of the most valuable pieces of Derek Jeter memorabilia sold at public auction.

Babe Ruth’s First, Last Yankees Contracts Coming to Auction

Signed Babe Ruth 1934 Yankees contract

Goldin Auctions will offer the first contract Babe Ruth signed as a Yankee–and the last one–in its upcoming catalog sale.

Goldin to Hold Live Auction at 2015 National

NSCC logo

This year’s show is still going on but Goldin Auctions has announced plans to hold a live event at the 2015 National Sports Collectors Convention.

Ruth Centennial Auction Generated $5.3 Million

Babe Ruth Promissory Note

Collectors purchase 1,300+ lots including more than 200 Babe Ruth items in the two-part event.

Babe Ruth’s Red Sox Contract Brings $1.02 Million

Ruth ontract

Babe Ruth’s own 1918 Red Sox player contract, which paid him $5,000 for the season, sold in a special Ruth-centric auction Saturday for $1.02 million.

Ruth, All-Star Auctioneers Get TV Time Ahead of Big Events

1914 Baltimore News Babe Ruth

Ken Goldin and David Hunt show off some of the big ticket items up for grabs right now.

News and Notes: Ruth Items on CNBC, NBA Finals Jerseys at Auction

Autographed Babe Ruth Yankee Stadium ball 1923

CNBC does a segment on the Babe Ruth Centennial auction, items stolen from one St. Louis shop wind up inside another store–in the same mall and the NBA Finals jersey auction heats up.

Ruth Bat Found in Basement Could Fetch $300,000-$500,000

Babe Ruth bat 1916-1918

There’s still stuff hiding in America’s basements. Proof of that in Massachusetts, where an early Babe Ruth bat was discovered and is now at auction.

Babe Ruth’s “First” Yankee Stadium Home Run Baseball Heading to Auction

Babe Ruth signed baseball

A baseball hit by Babe Ruth during Yankee Stadium construction and signed by Babe Ruth has been consigned for auction.

$1.25 Million Autographed Aston Martin Offered at Auction

Autographed Ashton Martin Vanquish

Fifty basketball Hall of Famers have autographed a valuable Aston Martin Vanquish automobile set to go on the auction block.

Goldin: MJ, Family Won’t Dispute Authenticity of North Carolina Items

Michael Jordan North Carolina recruiting letter

Authenticity of the letters sent by Dean Smith and Bill Gutheridge to high school recruit Michael Jordan more than 30 years ago won’t be challenged by MJ or his family according to Goldin Auctions.

Jordan Recruiting Letters to be Displayed at Long Beach Show

Michael Jordan North Carolina recruiting letter

Michael Jordan recruiting letters sent by North Carolina coaches in the late 1970s are set to go on display but MJ’s mom is claiming she has the originals.

Goldin Auctions Catalog Garnered $2.65 Million

Joe DiMaggio Ted Williams 1939 Play Ball

The best 1939 Play Ball set on PSA’s Set Registry sold for more than $200,000 alone over the weekend as Goldin Auctions concluded a $2.65 million catalog auction.

Gehrig Bat Bidding Passes $146,000

Game used Lou Gehrig bat

One of the most rare types of Lou Gehrig game bats in existence is attracting a crowd of bidders in an auction that still has a week to play out.

Top 1939 Play Ball Set Off to Hot Start at Auction

Joe DiMaggio Ted Williams 1939 Play Ball

Long-time collector Jeffrey Gitomer has consigned some high grade vintage sets to auction including the best 1939 Play Ball Baseball set on the PSA Registry.

Uncovered: Ultra Scarce 1917-19 M101-6 Joe Jackson Heads to Auction

Joe Jackson Felix Mendelsohn card

Remember our story last month about the M101-6 Felix Mendelsohn set and the elusive Joe Jackson card? The only known example is about to come up for bid.

National Notes: Topps Puig Redemption; Rare T206 Cobb, Auction Cash Giveaway, Set Up Time

T206 Cobb back PSA 2

Topps will be offering Yasiel Puig’s 2013 Gypsy Queen card exclusively at the National Collector’s Convention this week, but you’ll have to buy a box of Tribute World Baseball Classic cards to get one and you’ll have to be quick about it. The card, which is limited to just 500 copies, will only be available […]

Kobe Bryant’s Mom Cleans Out the Storage Unit

Kobe Bryant auction memorabilia

Coming to auction in June are numerous items from Kobe Bryant’s family including his earliest jerseys, awards, NBA All-Star and championship rings and even a surfboard.from the Teen Choice Awards.

Jumbo Wagner Bidding to Start at $500,000

Honus Wagner T206 PSA 5 MC

One of the three highest professionally graded Honus Wagner cards will be offered at auction beginning next week.