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PRICE / DESCRIPTION / (BUYER)

$4,415,658, in 2012, Babe Ruth’s game-worn 1920 Yankees road jersey

$4.3 million, James Naismith’s Rules of Basket Ball, (David Booth)

$3.005 million, Mark McGwire’s 70th home run ball from 1999 (Todd McFarlane)

$1.265 million, Babe Ruth bat used to slug his first home run at Yankee Stadium, sold in 2004

$996,000, Babe Ruth contract that sent him from the Boston Red Sox to the Yankees, sold in 2005

$956,000, Fight-worn gloves from Ali and Liston in ‘Phantom Punch’ fightRUTHJERSEY

$956,000, Joe Jackson’s game-used rookie year bat.

$940,000, Babe Ruth jersey worn when he slugged his famous “called shot” in 1932 against the Cubs, sold in 2005

$805,000, Babe Ruth home run ball hit in the 1933 All-Star game, sold in 2006.

$771,000, Babe Ruth’s complete uniform worn in Japan during a barnstorming tour in 1934, sold in 2005

$756,467, Barry Bonds’ record-breaking 756th career home run ball (Mark Ecko, who had an asterisk engraved onto the ball before it was sent to Cooperstown).

$717,000, Babe Ruth bat from 1921 that the Bambino used to hit his 59th home run of that season.

$657,250, Ruth jersey worn during the first All-Star Game in 1933, sold in 2006

$650,108.40, Babe Ruth’s gold pocket watch presented to him during his last appearance at Yankee Stadium.

$650,000, Hank Aaron’s 755th home run ball from 1976

$577,610, Shoeless Joe Jackson’s Black Betsy bat (Rob Mitchell)

$575,000, Kirk Gibson bat used to hit pinch hit 1988 World Series home run.

$573,600, Sandy Koufax’s game-worn Brooklyn Dodgers rookie road jersey.

$537,278, Babe Ruth Yankees cap, sold in 2012 (David Wells)

$519,203, Ozzie Smith’s 13 Gold Glove awards, sold in 2012

$460,741, Julius Erving’s 1974 New York Nets ABA championship ring, sold in 2011

$451,541, Lou Gehrig’s Yankee uniform worn during Lou Gehrig Day, where he stated: “I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.”

$450,000, Barry Bonds’ 73rd home run ball from the 2003 season (McFarlane)

$406,300, Mickey Mantle’s game-worn road jersey.

$395,240.66, Bruce P. Smith’s 1941 Heisman Trophy, sold in 2005

$385,848, Muhammad Ali’s gloves worn during the Fight of the Century against Joe Frazier, sold in 2012, consigned by Angelo Dundee.

$373,002, Jackie Robinson’s glove from 1955-’56 World Series

$328,100, O.J. Simpson’s 1968 Heisman Trophy, sold in 1999 (Tom Kriessman)

$334,600, Muhammad Ali-signed letter to the military draft board, requesting a religious exemption.

$334,600, Mel Ott-worn New York Giants jersey from 1938.

$325,085, the original UCLA center court circle signed by Bruin greats Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Bill Walton

$310,700, Bobby Jones Masters jacket from 1937 championship in Augusta.

$305,000, Engraved Hamilton watch presented to Lou Gehrig on Opening Day at Yankee Stadium

$300,000, Mark McGwire’s 67th, 68th, 69th home runs in 1999 (McFarlane)

$250,641.60, Babe Ruth Yankees team sweater, circa 1922

$250,000, Paul Hornung’s 1956 Heisman Trophy, sold in 2000

$239,000, Cassius Clay’s robe worn during the 1964 fight with Sonny Liston.

$228,000, Plaster case of Frank Eliscu’s original 1935 Heisman Trophy sculpture, sold in 2005.

$216,000, 1966 World Cup medal won by England back Ray Wilson

$201,851, Jackie Robinson game-used bat from 1949.

$195,072, 49-inch tall sterling silver baseball trophy

$191,200, Baseball signed by Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe signed at spring training in 1961.

$190,414, Virginia Squires ABA road jersey worn by Dr. J., sold in 2012

$183,000, Babe Ruth game-used pants from 1921; pants came from second wife, Claire.

$179,250, signed Joe Jackson photograph from 1911.

$171,190.80, Babe Ruth game-used bat from 1929-‘30

$167,300, Hank Aaron-signed rookie jersey from 1954 with the Milwaukee Braves.

$167,300, Yogi Berra’s game-worn Yankees home pinstripes from 1958.

$155,350, 1956 Roy Campanella game-worn home Brooklyn Dodgers uniform.

$119,500, 1951 Mickey Mantle World Series game-used bat.

$119,500, Eddie Shore’s game-worn Boston Bruins jersey from 1929-’31.

$113,525, Coach Herb Brooks’ ‘Miracle on Ice” Olympic hockey ring.

$113,525, Liston’s gloves from the first fight with Ali, then Cassius Clay, in 1964, for $113,525.

$104,260, Red Pollard’s saddle used to ride Triple Crown great, Seabiscuit.

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