Louisville Slugger Museum celebrates 20th year with attendance records and a baseball exhibit based on Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Per the Ripley’s norm, some of the attractions are out of this world.
The market for high-grade, vintage singles continues to amaze, with records being set with seemingly each offering. Memory Lane rewrote the record books for two dozen items in its latest sale, led by Hank Aaron.
Babe Ruth’s first Yankees contract, Ruth’s boyhood catcher’s mitt, historic documents, game-used jerseys and high-grade cards will make a splash in the 75-lot main event at the New York Yankees steakhouse.
Memory Lane is serving up some of the best Mantle, Mays and Aaron cards in the market, along with a Gem Mint 1986 Fleer hoops set in their Spring Classics Rarities Auction that kicks off April 23.
Heritage Auctions hosted a sale of one of the best 1933 Goudey sets. With each card sold individually, total sales topped $1.17 million, led by Ruth and Gehrig.
Over the decades, 1960 Fleer Greats have earned a solid place in the hobby with the help of some famous faces. Prices for high-grade examples have seen an increase as well.
The No. 5-rated 1933 Goudey set on the PSA Set Registry is being sold card-by-card in a Heritage Auctions’ sale April 14. Includes all four Ruth cards and Lajoie.
Right-handed catcher’s glove used by “The Babe” circa 1912 at St. Mary’s Industrial School for Boys to be sold at Premium Live Auction on April 30 at the New York Yankees Steakhouse in New York City courtesy of Goldin Auctions.
One of two 1888 Allen & Ginter cards of Buck Ewing graded PSA 9 joins The Babe, Ty, Honus, Ted, Jackie, Willie, Mickey and more in Memory Lane’s upcoming I Own It Now catalog that opens Friday, Mar. 4. Buy or make an offer.
Heritage Auctions surpasses $9.3 million in Platinum Night event, led by Clemente rookie card that hits $478,000.