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October 16, 2017 - 12:44 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — An official 2016 Chicago Cubs World Series ring that was offered for sale on an auction website has been taken off the market. Leland's Auctions said Monday that it removed the ring from auction at the request of the Cubs and "due to a contractual issue." The team initially raised...
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This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions shows a rendering by Norman Rockwell of one of his best known paintings. The rendering has sold at auction for $1.6 million. Heritage Auctions says the painting sold Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, in Dallas to a buyer who wants to remain anonymous. The work was a study _ a preliminary work _ for Rockwell's "Tough Call." The painting features three umpires looking skyward pondering whether to call a game because of rain. The family that put it up for auction had thought they just had a print. (Heritage Auctions via AP)
August 21, 2017 - 1:51 pm
DALLAS (AP) — A rendering by Norman Rockwell of one of his best known baseball-themed paintings has sold at auction for $1.6 million. The work was a study, or a preliminary work, for Rockwell's "Tough Call." The painting depicts three umpires looking skyward pondering whether to call a game because...
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August 14, 2017 - 3:48 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Georgia company that owns Augusta National Golf Club and the Masters golf tournament on Monday asked a judge to stop a golf memorabilia company from auctioning off a Masters champion's green jacket and other items it says were never supposed to have left the club's grounds...
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New York Yankees' Aaron Judge drops his batting helmet after striking out against the Tampa Bay Rays to end the third inning of a baseball game, Saturday, July 29, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
July 30, 2017 - 2:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The jersey Aaron Judge wore for his major league debut had sold at auction for $160,644.05. Steiner Auctions conducted in the sale in online bidding that ended Saturday. The price includes commission, the company said Sunday. Judge homered in his first big league at-bat for the New...
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July 17, 2017 - 10:33 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson could have a good chance at parole when he asks officials this week to let him out of a Nevada prison after serving more than eight years for an ill-fated bid to retrieve sports memorabilia. Now 70, Simpson has history in his favor and a clean record behind bars while...
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. speaks during a news conference at Barclays Center on Thursday, July 13, 2017, in New York. Mayweather and Conor McGregor are scheduled to box in a junior middleweight bout next month. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
July 13, 2017 - 11:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. tossed $1 bills in Conor McGregor's face. McGregor waved Jay Z's new CD in Mayweather's direction and quoted a Biggie Smalls lyric as some sort of warning shot. The rest? The fashionably late fighters treated fans that waited hours for the latest stop in a...
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. speaks during a news conference at Barclays Center on Thursday, July 13, 2017, in New York. Mayweather and Conor McGregor are scheduled to box in a junior middleweight bout next month. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
July 13, 2017 - 11:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. tossed $1 bills in Conor McGregor's face. McGregor waved Jay Z's new CD in Mayweather's direction and quoted a Biggie Smalls lyric as some sort of warning shot. The rest? The fashionably late fighters treated fans that waited hours for the latest stop in a...
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American League All-Star Game starting pitcher Chris Sale, left, looks on as AL manager Brad Mills speaks during a press conference for the All-Star game in Miami, Monday, July 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ron Blum
July 10, 2017 - 6:57 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the All-Star Game (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Buster Posey is going to be on the home team in Miami. For once. The San Francisco Giants catcher will be playing for the NL in the All-Star Game at Marlins Park on Tuesday night. It'll be a rare instance of Posey being on...
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American League All-Star Game starting pitcher Chris Sale, left, looks on as AL manager Brad Mills speaks during a press conference for the All-Star game in Miami, Monday, July 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ron Blum
July 10, 2017 - 6:39 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the All-Star Game (all times local): 6:30 p.m. A bat signed by Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig has sold for $458,250 at the annual Major League Baseball All-Star FanFest. The auction will continue Tuesday with the personal collection of the late Hall of Fame outfielder, Roberto...
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July 02, 2017 - 11:29 am
CINCINNATI (AP) — The baseball Pete Rose swatted to left-center field for his record-setting 4,192th hit has sold at auction for more than $403,000. The auction site Lelands.com reports that the ball sold Saturday for $403,657.20. Rose's single off San Diego's Eric Show on Sept. 11, 1985, at...
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