vintage baseball memorabilia

Rare Vintage Baseball Advertising Collection Coming to Auction

A collection of 11 original–and valuable– baseball advertising signs and posters has been consigned to SCP Auctions’ Spring catalog.

Delahanty’s Silver Pitcher A Golden Piece of Memorabilia

A rare and unique relic presented to Hall of Famer Ed Delahanty at the height of his brief but tragic career emerges from hiding.

Best Gifts for Serious Baseball Card Collectors

This is the kind of stuff you’re really hoping is inside that shiny wrapping paper, aren’t you?

Appraisal Fair Uncovers 1925 Babe Ruth Signed Bat

It has to rank among the great discoveries in hobby history: a 1925 signed Babe Ruth bat given to Chicago’s mayor emerges at an appraisal fair and has been consigned to auction.

Behave, Bambino: Ruth’s 1922 Contract at Auction

Babe Ruth’s first Yankees contract, dual signed and including language aimed at curtailing his carousing, is back on the auction block.

Bresnahan Items Offer Glimpse into Hall of Fame Career

Items consigned by his descendants include a well-known photo signed to his brother, two loving cups dating to 1909, a bat, mitt and ancient New York Giants traveling trunk.

Black Sox Memorabilia Up for Grabs

A trio of items relating to the infamous 1919 team including a signed baseball, World Series ticket stub and payroll check are at Goldin Auctions.

Rare Baseball Memorabilia Highlights Mile High’s Final 2014 Auction

Century-old baseball memorabilia and some rarely offered high-grade vintage cards are part of the annual Holiday Premium Catalog Auction.

Bat Signed by 1924 Senators, President Coolidge Coming to Auction

DC’s last championship was 80 years ago with the Senators. Now a bat signed by that 1924 team and Silent Cal is heading for auction.

Civil War Soldiers’ Baseball Heading to Auction

A baseball once used by Union soldiers during the Civil War is coming to the auction block.

1920 Babe Ruth Jersey Could Fetch $1 Million Plus

A Babe Ruth jersey dating from his first season with the New York Yankees will be sold at auction later this spring.

Judge Gives Frasers Ownership of 1912 World Series Trophy

The couple whose efforts to sell a trophy associated with the Red Sox 1912 championship three years ago were stymied, has been awarded full custody.

Iconic Players, Sets Part of Memory Lane Auction

Vintage sports cards spanning virtually the entire history of collecting will be up for grabs later this week when Memory Lane Inc. opens its Winter Classics Auction.

MnM Auction Includes Ruth Advertising Piece, Dozens of Signed Baseballs

The Babe is dressed in spiffy Lee overalls on one advertising piece that’s part of MnM Sportscards’ upcoming September auction.

PA Housekeeper Gets Jail Time for Theft

A woman convicted of stealing sports memorabilia and other items will spend at least 16 months in jail.

New Book Offers History of Store Model Baseball Gloves

John Graham’s collection tells the story of baseball–and baseball gloves–through a new book.

Huge Vintage Baseball Memorabilia Exhibit

A Florida museum’s impressive hoard of baseball treasures goes on public display this week.