At halftime of the final game of his finest pro season, Pete Maravich took off his New Orleans Jazz warmup jacket and a fan won it in a drawing. Now it’s about to fetch thousands at auction. It’s not, however, the only item that comes with a story.
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Hundreds of items at all price levels are on the block next week in Phoenix, while others will find out if they’ve got something auction-worthy beforehand.April 25, 2011 By
Collectors will have one more week to bid in one of the spring’s major auctions.January 3, 2011 By
The auction went into triple overtime, but when the dust settled, a one of a kind Ty Cobb autographed bat brought big money for MEARS.October 20, 2010 By
Collectors of antique baseball gloves were all over a rare model that showed up on eBay recently.July 6, 2010 By
John Graham’s collection tells the story of baseball–and baseball gloves–through a new book.March 18, 2010 By
A sharp-looking Babe Ruth autographed bat from the 1930s is on the auction block.February 19, 2010 By
The first Louisville Slugger bat directly linked to a member of the New York Yankees goes on the auction block todayDecember 8, 2009 By
A rare piece of baseball memorabilia is up for bid as MEARS Online Auctions offers an experimental Kork-Grip bat used and likely invented by the Georgia Peach.December 7, 2009 By
One of the country’s oldest sports collecting clubs has lost one of his founders, but his legacy is a model for the rest of us.October 7, 2009 By
The early Babe Ruth game bat didn’t break a sales record, but it did draw a crowd.April 10, 2007 By
They’re one of the oldest ongoing symbols of greatness. The World Series ring has been a staple in baseball for generations. Meet the man who knows his rings–inside and out.November 1, 2006 By
A vault record direct from the company can be a huge assist when authenticating game used bats.