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Full run of All-Star game tickets

DALLAS — A complete run of baseball All-Star Game tickets, from 1933 to 2016, is on the block in Heritage Auctions’ Aug. 19-20 sale. This lot of 137 tickets is from a single collector and includes tickets from all Home Run Derby and workout events. There are duplicates from the...

Ruth contract hammers at $360,000

RUNNEMEDE, N.J. — Babe Ruth’s 1935 Boston Braves contract fetched $360,000 during Goldin Auctions’ sale that closed Aug. 5. Ruth’s farewell letter to Yankees owner Dan Topping sold for $60,000. Meanwhile, Michael Jordan’s 1998 playoff jersey for the Chicago Bulls sold for...

Mays jersey at $222,036

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Willie Mays’ New York Giants home flannel jersey from 1957 sold for $222,036 in Grey Flannel Auctions’ summer sale, which ended June 8. Roy Campanella’s home Brooklyn Dodgers jersey is at $90,000 on 17 bids; and Muhammad Ali’s “Rumble in the Jungle” fight...

Hero Jim Craig’s ‘Miracle on Ice’ items

BOHEMIA, N.Y. — Next to Mike Eruzione, captain of the “Miracle on Ice” U.S. Olympic hockey team of 1980, goalie Jim Craig was the poster boy of that gold medal team. Draped in an American flag after the upset victory over Russia in the semifinal game, Craig was the heroic Jack...

Ted Williams final game tix

DALLAS — A ticket stub from Ted Williams’ final game in 1960, in which the Splendid Splinter homered in his last at bat, is up for grabs in a Heritage Auctions sale that ends Nov. 7.  A full ticket also from Williams final game, is offered in a separate lot. Another milestone...

1966 Mantle jersey fetches $322,650 at 36th National

CHICAGO — A Mickey Mantle game-worn Yankees jersey reached Ruthian numbers at the National Sports Collector’s Convention auction at the end of July. The Mick’s 1966 road gamer fetched $322,650 in the sale organized through Heritage Auctions. Perhaps a bigger story is the massive...

All-Star Game bats from Williams, Mantle at Fanfest

CINCINNATI — Ted Williams’ 1960 All-Star Game bat, autographed by the Splendid Splinter in blue ink, is on the block Tuesday, July 14, at the All-Star Game fanfest auction conducted by Hunt Auctions. Mickey Mantle’s 1953 All-Star Game bat, consigned by a former equipment manager,...

Wilt jersey from 100-point-game season for sale

WESTHAMPTON BEACH, N.Y. — A game-used Wilt Chamberlain home durene uniform from the 1961-’62 season, in which the Philadelphia Warriors legend scored 100 points in a single game, leads a June 24 auction organized by Grey Flannel Auctions. Other game-worn basketball gear in the...

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...