Babe Ruth 60th Home Run Bat Sells for $660,000 at Heritage Auction May Sports Auction

Heritage Sports Spring Sports Memorabilia Catalog Auction Ends May 17-18, 2018The Baseball Hall of Fame claims to own the bat Babe Ruth used to hit his record-setting 60th home run in 1927 but prominent collectors believed The Babe’s weapon of choice that day is the one found in Heritage Auctions’ Spring catalog.  Inscribed to Ruth friend Joe E. Brown, a nationally known actor-comedian who was among the first celebrity sports collectors, the bat sold for $660,000. 

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