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SCP Auctions Fall Consignment Deadline SCP Auctions Fall Consignment Deadline(0)

The consignment deadline is closing in for SCP Auctions (November) Premier Auction. Don’t miss out on the consignment opportunity of the year. SCP Auctions consistently garners record-shattering prices for the world’s finest sports memorabilia and cards. Read More

SCP Auctions Sells Lou Gehrig’s 1928 Yankees World Champions Wristwatch For $340,000 SCP Auctions Sells Lou Gehrig’s 1928 Yankees World Champions Wristwatch For $340,000(0)

Lou Gehrig’s 1928 New York Yankees World Champions wristwatch sold for $340,000 on Monday, the day after SCP Auctions’ “Mid-Summer Classic” online auction came to a close. The wristwatch, which was the headliner in SCP’s just-closed event, turned out to be too alluring for the highest bidder to pass up. Read More

Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection  Sets The Pace In SCP Auctions ‘Mid-Summer Classic’ Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection Sets The Pace In SCP Auctions ‘Mid-Summer Classic’(0)

The esteemed Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection of 267 sports artifacts from America’s first true sports museum brought in $1,104,017to highlight the bidding wars in SCP Auctions’ 2014 Mid-Summer Classic which concluded early Sunday. The proceeds from the sale of sold items from the Helms/LA84 Collection will go toward advancing the work of the LA84 Foundation (www.LA84.org), a non-profit that funds youth sports in southern California. The top lot from the Helms/LA84 Collection was the prestigious John Moores Trophy, a sterling silver masterpiece that was established in 1938 to recognize the World’s Amateur Baseball Championship, which went for $195,072. In total, the auction of 850 sports memorabilia lots brought in a combined $2.9 million.  Read More

Last Days: SCP’s Mid-Summer Classic Auction Closes Aug. 23rd Last Days: SCP’s Mid-Summer Classic Auction Closes Aug. 23rd(0)

SCP Auctions’ “Mid-Summer Classic” online auction is less than a week away from concluding and the top lots so far include Lou Gehrig’s 1928 New York Yankees World Championship wristwatch at $73,205 and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel’s game-worn and signed Texas A&M Aggies’ home jersey from that epic season at $24,200. The auction at www.scpauctions.com ends this Saturday, August 23, at 7 p.m. PDT. Read More

Bid Now: Gehrig’s Championship Wristwatch & Manziel’s 2012 Aggies Jersey Leads All Lots Bid Now: Gehrig’s Championship Wristwatch & Manziel’s 2012 Aggies Jersey Leads All Lots(0)

SCP Auctions’ “Mid-Summer Classic” online auction is less than a week away from concluding and the top lots so far include Lou Gehrig’s 1928 New York Yankees World Championship wristwatch at $73,205 and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel’s game-worn and signed Texas A&M Aggies’ home jersey from that epic season at $24,200. The auction at www.scpauctions.com ends this Saturday, August 23, at 7 p.m. PDT. Read More

SCP Auctions Presents The Newport Sports Museum Collection (Part II) SCP Auctions Presents The Newport Sports Museum Collection (Part II)(0)

The Newport Sports Museum Collection began in 1953 when, at the age of 12 years old, John W. Hamilton was given a signed football from the Look All-American Football Team. For more than half a century Hamilton’s collection grew to become one of the largest privately owned sports memorabilia collections in the world. Read More

SCP Auctions Presents: The Bill Skowron Collection SCP Auctions Presents: The Bill Skowron Collection(0)

Sports memorabilia from the estate of Bill “Moose” Skowron, the hulking and popular New York Yankees first baseman from the 1950s and 60s and the hero of their come-from-behind 1958 World Series triumph over the Milwaukee Braves, will be featured in SCP Auctions upcoming 2014 Fall Premier (Nov. 19 to Dec. 6). Items will include World Series rings, home run baseballs from personal milestones and big moments, signed player contracts, Yankees signed mementos from Mickey Mantle, Joe DiMaggio and others, and autographed memorabilia from his personal collection. Read More

SCP Mid-Summer Classic Auction is Now Open – Ends Aug. 23 SCP Mid-Summer Classic Auction is Now Open – Ends Aug. 23(0)

SCP Auctions Mid-Summer Classic begins today, Wednesday, August 6, and runs through Saturday, August 23, at www.scpauctions.com. Top lots include Lou Gehrig’s 1928 New York Yankees World Championship wristwatch, 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel’s game-worn and signed Texas A&M Aggies home jersey from that epic season, the Helms Athletic Foundation’s John Moores Trophy from 1938 created for the World’s Amateur Baseball Championship, and Part 2 of the extensive Newport Sports Museum Collection. The overall auction includes 850 lots covering dozens of sports and hundreds of athletes. Read More

Video: Pifer and Becker Cabinets from Cy Young’s personal collection Video: Pifer and Becker Cabinets from Cy Young’s personal collection(0)

Incredible collection of seven 1893 Cleveland Spiders photos once owned by baseball great Cy Young. Set to be sold in August 2014 via SCP AuctionsRead More

SCP Auctions Presents “The Chesapeake Find” of T206’s Incl. Honus Wagner SCP Auctions Presents “The Chesapeake Find” of T206’s Incl. Honus Wagner(0)

SCP Auctions’ is proud to announce that company principals’ David Kohler and Dan Imler secured last week an astounding collection of more than 3,500 T206 Cards from a private collector living in the northeast whose lineup included the incomparable Honus Wagner T206, which was graded by Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) on site at the 35th Annual National Sports Collectors Convention (NSCC) in Cleveland. “The Chesapeake Wagner” was on display all four days at the SCP Auctions booth at the Cleveland International Exposition Center.
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SCP Auctions Present Photos from Cy Young’s Personal Collection SCP Auctions Present Photos from Cy Young’s Personal Collection(0)

SCP Auctions Present  one of the most remarkable nineteenth-century baseball card related discoveries in the history of the hobby: a group of seven cabinet cards that once belonged to one of baseballs most legendary figures, the great Cy Young. The collection is the ultimate marriage of intrinsic quality and dream-like provenance. Read More

SCP Mid-Summer Classic Preview Opens July 30th SCP Mid-Summer Classic Preview Opens July 30th(0)

SCP Auctions will be spotlighting hundreds of sports artifacts from the renowned Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection in our Mid-Summer Classic Auction starting August 6. Another featured component of the auction will be Part 2 of offerings from the Newport Sports Museum Collection. Read More

SCP Auctions Features The Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection In Its August Auction SCP Auctions Features The Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection In Its August Auction(0)

SCP Auctions’ “Mid-Summer Classic” will begin on Wednesday, August 6, and run through Saturday, August 23, at www.scpauctions.com. More than 850 top-quality lots will be up for bid including nearly 300 items from the coveted Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection. Read More

Last Chance to Consign to SCP Auctions 2014 Summer Premier Last Chance to Consign to SCP Auctions 2014 Summer Premier(0)

Last Chance to Consign to SCP Auctions 2014 Summer Premier. Consignment Deadline is Friday, June 27th. There’s still time, but you must act now. Please contact us today to include your quality sports card or memorabilia item(s) in our 2014 Summer Premier online auction. The auction will run from August 6 through August 23 and we will be showcasing premier consignments at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland from July 30 through August 3. Read More

SCP Auctions Presents the Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection SCP Auctions Presents the Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection(0)

The Helms Athletic Foundation/LA84 Collection will headline the SCP Auctions 2014 Summer Premier Auction. The Helms Athletic Foundation (HAF) was a Los Angeles-based sports organization founded in 1936. Thousands of pieces of sports memorabilia adorned its walls during the ’30s, ’40s, ’50s and ’60s. The precursor to today’s professional sports halls of fame, HAF was devoted to recognizing the top athletes in multiple sports from across the country and boasted the most extensive collection of sports artifacts in the nation. The LA84 Foundation has managed the collection since the mid-1980s. Now hundreds of the items from the Helms assortment will be featured in SCP Auctions fast-approaching 2014 Summer Premier online auction which runs from August 6 through August 23. Read More

Ruth Gold Watch, Koufax Jersey Earn Tops Bids in SCP Auctions Spring Premier Ruth Gold Watch, Koufax Jersey Earn Tops Bids in SCP Auctions Spring Premier(0)

Babe Ruth’s gold pocket watch from the 1948 celebration of the 25th anniversary of the opening of “The House That Ruth Built” sold for $650,108 in SCP Auctions’ spring offering which concluded early Sunday.  The price marks one of the highest prices ever paid for a piece of jewelry and a top-10 price for a Ruth artifact.  In total, the auction of more than 1,000 sports memorabilia items brought in $4.5 million.  Read More

Babe Ruth And Lou Gehrig Drawing Highest Bids In SCP Auctions Spring Auction Babe Ruth And Lou Gehrig Drawing Highest Bids In SCP Auctions Spring Auction(0)

Babe Ruth’s gold pocket watch from the 1948 celebration of the 25th anniversary of the opening of “The House That Ruth Built” and an extraordinarily personal letter from baseball great Lou Gehrig to Dr. Paul O’Leary of the Mayo Clinic are garnering top bids in SCP Auctions’ fall auction that comes to a close on Saturday, May 17. Prices are expected to rise steeply as collectors look to secure these coveted pieces of sports history. Read More

SCP Auctions: Babe Ruth’s Grandson Tom Stevens Explains Selling the Watch SCP Auctions: Babe Ruth’s Grandson Tom Stevens Explains Selling the Watch(0)

ESPN Mint Condition – Babe Ruth’s grandson Tom Stevens explains why he is deciding to sell the watch given to his grandfather in his final Yankee Stadium appearance in 1948. Read More

Last Days To Bid: SCP Auctions Premier Auction Event – Ends May 17th Last Days To Bid: SCP Auctions Premier Auction Event – Ends May 17th(0)

SCP Auctions’ Spring Premier Auction is in progress and concludes on Saturday, May 17 at www.scpauctions.com. Top lots include Babe Ruth’s gold pocket watch from the 1948 celebration of the 25th anniversary of the opening of “The House That Ruth Built,” an extraordinarily personal letter from baseball great Lou Gehrig to Dr. Paul O’Leary of the Mayo Clinic, the Newport Sports Museum Collection, and The Delbert Mickel Estate Collection of important baseball jerseys. Read More

SCP Auctions Spring Premier Bidding Continues SCP Auctions Spring Premier Bidding Continues(0)

SCP Auctions’ Spring Premier Auction is in progress and runs through Saturday, May 17 at www.scpauctions.com. Top lots include Babe Ruth’s gold pocket watch from the 1948 celebration of the 25th anniversary of the opening of “The House That Ruth Built,” an extraordinarily personal letter from baseball great Lou Gehrig to Dr. Paul O’Leary of the Mayo Clinic, the Newport Sports Museum Collection, and The Delbert Mickel Estate Collection of important baseball jerseys.  Get your bids in now to qualify for extended bidding on Saturday May 17th. Read More

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