A baseball cap worn by New York Yankees slugger Babe Ruth has been auctioned forOf course, given the market right now, one of Sixto Lezcano's stirrup socks would probably go for more than my house.
a record $328,000 on Monday.
The sweat-stained cap from around the 1920s sold at an auction of Yankees memorabilia in New York. Hunt Auctions says the cap is one of only three Yankees hats in existence worn by Ruth during games. It says a hat used by a player had never sold for more than $100,000.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008
Sold! To the Gentleman In The Front Row With Way Too Much Money
At an auction yesterday, Babe Ruth's Old Era nabbed more than the market value of my house: