Amid the antiques, jewelry and collectibles that walked into an appraisal fair held in Florida recently was a little piece of baseball history.
Faded, scuffed and not really mint, it did have one thing going for it.
Babe Ruth’s autograph.
The story of where her late husband got the ball seems curious. Cincinnati wasn’t in the American League in 1926.
The ball, though, is the real thing, according to a story in the local paper.