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1924 Yankees Team Photo Shows Young Gehrig

Yankees 1924 team photo

He was soon bound for Hartford and Lou Gehrig defers to his veteran teammates on a newly discovered 1924 Yankees team photo.

15 Baseball Cards of Players Who Met Tragic Endings

2014 Oscar Taveras Debut Topps

Not every player’s life has a happy ending. Here are baseball cards recalling 15 players who met an unfortunate end in one way or another.

Vintage Set Break of the Month: 1934 Goudey

1934 Goudey baseball cards

With a checklist full of Hall of Famers including a pair of Gehrigs, this month’s Vintage Set Break offers a trip in the wayback machine.

Ruth Home Run Photo from 1927 Series at Auction

Babe Ruth-Lou Gehrig photo

A photo showing Babe Ruth shaking hands with Lou Gehrig after a titanic blast in the 1927 World Series leads off RMY Auctions’ January event.

Original 1939 Lou Gehrig Day Photo Headlines Yee Auction

Lou Gehrig Day photo Babe Ruth 1939

Hundreds of historic sports images are on the block this week on eBay including the famously touching photo of Babe Ruth hugging Lou Gehrig on July 4, 1939.

Photo of the Day: Gehrig Has a Beef on Opening Day 1936

Lou Gehrig 1936 Yankees vs Senators

Lou Gehrig states his case with a VIP watching from the stands as the Yankees battle the Senators on Opening Day,1936.

Jeter’s Only All-Star Home Run Bat Joins Vintage Cards in Memory Lane Catalog

2001 All-Star Home Run Bat Derek Jeter

The bat Derek Jeter used to hit his only All-Star Game home run, a T206 Plank and numerous Babe Ruth items are up for grabs at Memory Lane.

Panini’s Latest Hall of Fame Set Leans Higher End

Panini Ty Cobb cut signature

Panini 2014 Hall of Fame 75th Anniversary Baseball will be hit-based when it arrives next month.

Auction of Yankees’ Lou Gehrig Day Jerseys to Benefit ALS Association

Game worn Yankees Lou Gehrig Day jersey

Steiner Sports is selling over 30 game-worn jerseys from Lou Gehrig Day as part of a major auction.

Gehrig Watch, Signed Cy Topping SCP Auction

Lou Gehrig Yankees Watch

The 1928 World Series watch given to Lou Gehrig and a signed Cy Young photo that once belonged to the Hall of Fame pitcher lead bidding in the auction, set to close Saturday.

Newly Discovered 1927 Yankees Team Signed Photo Heading to Auction

Autographed 1927 Yankees team photo

A remarkable signed and dated photo of one of baseball’s greatest teams is heading to auction this fall.

Photo of the Day: Ruth’s New Contract

Babe Ruth Lou Gehrig spring 1930

The country’s economic crisis loomed overhead, but the Yankees got their superstar in the fold with a new contract in spring 1930.

Photo of the Day: The Babe’s Swing in Record-Setting Season

Babe Ruth 1927 swing photo

Babe Ruth’s swing during perhaps the most dominant season in baseball history is on display in our Photo of the Day, currently up for bid via RMY Auctions.

Ali’s ‘Fight of the Century’ Gloves Sold for $388,375

Fight of the Century Muhammad Ali gloves

Boxing gloves donned by Muhammad Ali during the first of three clashes with Joe Frazier and Lou Gehrig’s 1924 contract sold for more than $740,000 combined.

Photo of the Day: Yanks and Beers: Bronx Bombers Celebrate ’37 Title

New York Yankees 1937 World Series

The 1937 World Series belongs to the Yankees and the beer is flowing in the clubhouse.

Signed Lou Gehrig Mitt Headlines All-Star FanFest Auction

First basemans mitt Lou Gehrig

A young boy whose family was close with Lou Gehrig and his wife in the mid-1930’s wound up with a treasure–and a lifelong memory.

Lou and a Brew… and a Smoke

Lou Gehrig beer cigarette

A rare image showing Lou Gehrig enjoying a couple of vices after a World Series victory is our Vintage Photo of the Day.

Photo of the Day: Mel and Lou Before the 1936 World Series

1936 World Series Lou Gehrig Mel Ott

Two of the game’s most feared sluggers would meet in the 1936 World Series with this RMY Auctions image capturing Lou Gehrig and Mel Ott before Game 1.

Build a Great Lou Gehrig Collection on a Budget

Lou Gehrig 1935 Wheaties

A Lou Gehrig memorabilia collection doesn’t have to be expensive. Combine a sharp eye for value with a modest budget and it can be done.

Over 1,000 Vintage Photographs at Auction

1960s Hank Aaron color photo

Vintage photograph specialist Henry Yee’s latest auction includes rare images of some of the greatest athletes of the 20th century.