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Honus Wagner Baseball Card

Dead Ball at the Met

Michael Busch | Posted 10.05.2013 | Arts
Michael Busch

As the title of this most recent exhibit indicates, the cards on display date from the so-called "dead ball era," a period when home runs were rarely hit, and when the small-change tactics of today's game were the chief engines of run production.

Auction House Owner Admits To Altering Most Valuable Baseball Card Ever Sold

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

The most valuable baseball card ever sold may soon be losing its coveted title. Bill Mastro, an auction house owner in Illinois, admitted to a fede...

Dealer Admits He Altered Most Valuable Baseball Card Ever Sold

Posted 04.10.2013 | Chicago

A Chicago-area sports memorabilia dealer has copped to doctoring the most valuable baseball card ever sold. Just days after a different copy of t...

Prized 1909 Baseball Card Sold For HUGE Price At Auction

AP | Posted 04.06.2013 | Sports

WEST BERLIN, N.J. -- A 1909 Honus Wagner baseball card has been sold for more than $2.1 million at auction. The T206 card, originally released by the...

WATCH: Rare Baseball Cards Sell Big At Auction

AP | JOHN SEEWER | Posted 10.02.2012 | Money

TOLEDO, Ohio — The discovery of century-old baseball cards in an Ohio attic isn't going to make anyone super-rich even though it's being called ...

Baseball Card Sells For $1.2 Million At Auction

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 06.20.2012 | Sports

ST. LOUIS — A New Jersey man paid $1.2 million for a rare 1909 Honus Wagner baseball card in an online auction that brought interest from many p...

Extremely Rare Baseball Card Put Up For Auction

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 05.26.2012 | Sports

ST. LOUIS — A suburban St. Louis man who has been in the collectibles business for a quarter of a century, says the 102-year-old baseball card h...

Nuns Auction Off Rare Baseball Card For $262,000

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

BALTIMORE — As soon as collector Doug Walton heard about a rare Honus Wagner baseball card that had been bequeathed to an order of Roman Catholi...

Nuns Auctioning Off Extremely Rare Baseball Card

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

BALTIMORE — Sister Virginia Muller had never heard of shortstop Honus Wagner. But she quickly learned the baseball great is a revered figure amo...