Does Big Brown go with Triple Crown? If so, he might join the ranks of history’s collectible horses.
Kids in the 1950s didn’t flip trading cards of their favorite thoroughbreds. They preferred Willie, Mickey and the Duke. That’s one reason why isn’t quite on par with its baseball, football and basketball memorabilia counterparts.
Yet there’s one common theme that does bind them all together. Superstars=value.
The Wall Street Journal’s collectible column dipped into the realm of sought-after pieces of horse racing history.