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Schmidt uniform sells for $15,757; ’36 Packers ball

SOUTH MILWAUKEE — Mike Schmidt’s 1979 game-worn home uniform sold for $15,757 during a MEARS auction that ended Jan. 31. The item sold after 23 bids. In other top items, A 1936 team-signed ball from the world champion Green Bay Packers that year sold for $8,892. It contained 28...

1944 Negro Leaguers album page: $27,500

SILVER SPRING, Md. — A 1944 album page signed by Negro Leaguers Josh Gibson, Jud Wilson, Ray Brown and Roy Campanella hammered for $27,500 in a Huggins & Scott auction. The sale ended early Feb. 13. A single-signed Eddie Collins baseball sold for $15,000. Among other items...

Red Pollard’s Seabiscuit saddle fetches $104,260

BOHEMIA, N.Y — Red Pollard’s Seabiscuit saddle sold for $104,260 in an auction organized by Leland’s. The sale ended Jan. 16. The legendary horse’s shoes from the unforgettable War Admiral match race and Santa Anita handicap sold for $35,311. A program from that duel at Pimlico...

Johnny Unitas jersey fetches $90,000

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Johnny Unitas’s game-used home jersey from circa 1967 hammered for $90,000 during this year’s Super Bowl memorabilia sale organized by Hunt Auctions. The Unitas jersey was the first of two exceptional jerseys offered from exceptional players. A Jim Brown...

Willie Mays ’67 glove: $13,317

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wisc. — Willie Mays’ game-used MacGregor glove from 1967 sold for $13,317 on 23 bids in a MEARS auction that ended Jan. 4. The sale took 23 bids. The glove was signed by with the notation, “My Gamer — Willie Mays — 1967.” Another glove in the auction was an Eddie...

Mark Messier jersey hammers for $3,000

SILVER SPRING, Md. — A game-used Mark Messier road New York Rangers sweater sold for $3,000 in a Huggins & Scott Auction that ended Dec. 11. The jersey was signed. The sale also featured a shellacked baseball from the 1931 Japan Tour, signed by Gehrig, Cochrane, Grove, Al...

’49 Robinson bat gets $201,851

LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. – One of two known Jackie Robinson game-used bats from 1949 sold early Dec. 7 for $201,851 in an auction organized by SCP Auction. Among other big ticket items were three jerseys by baseball Hall of Famers whose histories began in the Negro Leagues. Ernie...

Joe Namath jersey: $38,006

SOUTH MILWAUKEE — A Joe Namath home, game-used jersey, possibly his last durene jersey, sold for $38,006 in a MEARS auction that ended Nov. 29. A Roy Campanella game-used bat from the mid-1950s sold for $19,501; and a Jack Ham Steelers home game jersey with repairs and a letter...

Jimmie Foxx-signed ball sells for $13,288

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y. — A single-signed Jimmie Foxx ball sold for $13,288 in an auction held by EAC Gallery. The sale ended the first week of November. A signed program from the inaugural 1939 Hall of Fame game, with signatures by Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Cy Young and Walter Johnson. Cy...

’66 England World Cup medals sell, one for $216,000

LONDON — The 1966 World Cup medal won by England back Ray Wilson sold Nov. 11 for $216,000 in an auction organized by Graham Budd Auctions. A Cup medal minted for English team member Jimmy Greaves sold for about $70,000. Greaves, who scored 44 goals in 57 games for England and...