Subscribe to RSS

Don Larsen’s 1956 World Series Perfect Game Uniform Brings $756,000

The uniform Don Larsen was wearing when he pitched baseball’s only World Series perfect game sold at auction Wednesday night for $756,000. The jersey and pants drew 22 bids in a sale conducted by Steiner Sports.  Bidding began on the October 8 anniversary of the day Larsen shut down the Brooklyn Dodgers. The final bid was $630,000 and Steiner tacked on a 20% buyer’s premium.  The winner’s name isn’t yet known.

1956 Perfect game Don Larsen jersey

“Very happy for Don, honored to be a part of this,” tweeted CEO Brandon Steiner after the auction, which also included the sale of hundreds of items consigned by Bob Knight. Read full story at Sports Collectors Daily here.

0 comments

Add your comment

Commenting is allowed only for registered users.

Other articlesgo to homepage

Auction Preview: 1939 Lou Gehrig Letter to Mayo Clinic Doctor Coming to SCP Auction

Auction Preview: 1939 Lou Gehrig Letter to Mayo Clinic Doctor Coming to SCP Auction(0)

(Written by Rich Mueller of Sports Collectors Daily) – It had been three months to the day since he walked into the Mayo Clinic. On September 13, 1939 Lou Gehrig sat down at his Larchmont, NY home and updated one of his newest friends on his health in a letter that would arrive in the

Bid Now in Steiner Sports Nothing But Cards Auction – Ends April 27th

Bid Now in Steiner Sports Nothing But Cards Auction – Ends April 27th(0)

Steiner Sports is excited to present our Nothing But Cards Auction which is officially underway! This auction features an amazing assortment of vintage baseball, boxing and golf cards. All cards are professionally graded and many Hall of Famers are included in this auction. Bidding is in progress at ends April 27th at 10 PM EST.

Steiner Sports Accepting Consignments For Next 2014 Auction

Steiner Sports Accepting Consignments For Next 2014 Auction(0)

Steiner Sports  is accepting consignments for our upcoming auctions.  We are accepting sports cards and memorabilia, including graded cards, unopened wax, game used jerseys, and much more.   Our Consignment deadline is approaching!  Do you have a high quality item that you would like to get the absolute maximum price possible? If so, please call us

Last Days to Bid in Steiner Sports Incredible Charity Auction

Last Days to Bid in Steiner Sports Incredible Charity Auction(0)

These are the last days to bid in the Steiner Sports Incredible Charity Auction for Food Bank for Westchester. Amazing autographed items as well as VIp experiences up for bid at at Steiner Sports. Bid and register in the auction here.  The auction is in progress and ends on March 27th.   Highlights in the auction

Beatles Signed LP Sells for $118k At RR Auction

Beatles Signed LP Sells for $118k At RR Auction(0)

A rare copy of The Beatles album, ‘Meet the Beatles,’ given to Dr. Jules Gordon for tending to George Harrison’s sore throat prior to their appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show sold for $118,230, according to Boston, MA based auction house RR Auction. Dr. Gordon was the house doctor at the Plaza Hotel from 1942

read more

E-mail Newsletter Sign-Up

Sponsors

Contacts and information

Auction Report is the premier web site for news coverage and more on the best auction companies.

Social networks

Most popular categories

© 2014 Auction Report All rights reserved.