Collect Auctions bidding is now live. The auction is viewable and available for bidding on our website. There are 840 lots of vintage sports cards and sets; a great mix of nearly 200 game-used jerseys, led by Mariano Rivera and Chipper Jones; signed trading cards from the 1950s and 1960s; rare Nolan Ryan cards, including a 1968 Venezuelan Topps RC, which is graded PSA 5.5; some rarely-seen vending, cello and wax boxes and cases, including 1971 Topps Baseball 3rd Series vending, which arrives wrapped by BBCE; and much more. Bidding ends Thursday, August 9 at 9:00 p.m. CST (10:00 EST).
Nearly 200 Game Used Jerseys in August 9 Sale
A dynamic, fresh to the market collection of game-used jerseys including rare special-day jerseys such as Jackie Robinson Day, Mother’s Day, Turn Back the Clock Day and St. Patrick’s Day are highlighted in the upcoming Collect Auctions sale set to begin July 23 and ending August 9.
Hall of Famers Randy Johnson, Ivan Rodriguez, John Smoltz, Chipper Jones, Jim Thome, future Hall of Famer Mariano Rivera and current and past stars such as Larry Walker, Carlos Delgado and Troy Tulowitzki are just a few of the names in the mix.
There are also multiple New York Yankees special jerseys in this collection including home pinstripe jerseys, playoff jerseys, special memorial and commemorative patches.
Here’s some of the highlights of 163 game-used jerseys that will be offered:
- Randy Johnson 2005 Game-Used Yankees Opening Day Jersey (April 11, 2005)
- Chipper Jones 1996 Game-Used & Signed Throwback Braves Jersey (BAS)
- Mariano Rivera 2010 Game-Used Yankees Jersey (April 4, 2010 at Boston) (MLB) (Steiner)
- Ivan Rodriguez 2003 Game-Used & Signed Marlins 10th Anniversary Jersey (BAS)
- Jim Thome 2009 Game-Used White Sox Jackie Robinson Day Jersey (MLB)
- John Smoltz 2005 Game-Used & Signed Negro League Style Braves Jersey (BAS)
- Larry Walker 2002 Game-Used Rockies Home Jersey (Team LOA)
- Curtis Granderson 2012 Game-Used Yankees ALCS Jersey (MLB) (Steiner)
- Mark Teixeira 2011 Game-Used Yankees Mother’s Day Jersey (May 8, 2011) (MLB) (Steiner)
- Troy Tulowitzki 2011 Game-Used and Signed Rockies Jersey (Team LOA) (JSA)
- Ryan Howard 2011 Game-Used Phillies Jackie Robinson Day Jersey (MLB)
- Adam Jones 2014 Game-Used & Signed Orioles Jersey Inscribed “Game Used 2014″ (MLB) (Fanatics) (BAS)
- C. Sabathia 2011 Yankees Game-Used Spring Training Jersey (MLB) (Steiner)
- Carlos Delgado 2003 Game-Used Blue Jays Jersey (Team LOA)
Many of the key items in our August 9th auction will be displayed at the National Convention in Cleveland from Aug. 1-5. We will be passing out catalogs, taking consignments for our winter auction and available to answer any questions you might have.
If you aren’t registered, you must do so before bidding. This can be done clicking the ‘register‘ link in the top right corner of our website.
Other highlights include:
- Lot #1: 1968 Venezuelan Topps Nolan Ryan RC No. 177 PSA 5.5 (Highest Graded)
- Lot #2: 1934 New York Yankees Team-Signed Baseball with Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig (22) (BAS)
- Lot #5: 1951 Bowman Willie Mays RC No. 305 SGC 5
- Lot #10: Wilt Chamberlain Signed Lakers Jersey (JSA)
- Lot #14: Mariano Rivera 2010 Game-Used Yankees Jersey (April 4, 2010 at Boston) (MLB) (Steiner)
- Lot #17: Chipper Jones 1996 Game-Used & Signed Throwback Braves Jersey (BAS)
- Lot #21: Kobe Bryant Game-Used & Signed Shoe from Feb. 2, 2012 vs. Philadelphia in Shadowbox Inscribed “2/6/2012, 28 points” (1/2) (Panini)
- Lot #24: 1972 Topps Football 2nd Series Wax Box (24) (Fritsch/BBCE)
- Lot #25: 1971 Topps Baseball 3rd Series Vending Box (500) (Fritsch/BBCE)
Bid, view and register for the auction at collectauctions.com.