David Wells is an admitted Babe Ruth fan. So he went and bought Babe Ruth game-worn cap from the 1930s and wore it during a game with the Yankees in 1997. It’s now for sale in SCP Auctions’ current sale, and it’s past $230,000, with one more day of bidding.
Not many pieces can boast a $1 million selling price. The 1920s Babe Ruth jersey currently being offered by SCP Auctions is one of those items. The Ruth jersey is already at $1.15 million, with bidding ending May 19.
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The second annual Yankees Legends Auction hosted by Steiner Sports will features a Mariano Rivera game-used jersey from 2011, 1928 Yankees team-signed ball with Ruth and hundreds of other items.