Bid Now: Current MEARS Auction Ends July 29, 2014

MEARS Military Auction LIVE – Ends July 19thMEARS Auctions launched 700+ lots to celebrate our July All Star Game Sale. As tradition dictates, we are offering a large selection of items than span all collectors’ budgets and tastes. Chicagoland is well represented as this auction features a 1959 Ernie Banks Louisville Slugger All Star Game Used Bat, 1971 Ernie Banks Chicago Cubs 1st Base Mitt, 1974-75 Chicago Bears Helmet Attributed to Walter Payton, and two pairs of high quality Michael Jordan game worn shoes. Lots may be viewed at

Highlights for July include:


  • 1929 Kaskin R316 (6) Lloyd Waner Perce Malone Bill Terry Frank Frisch Fred Lucas Riggs Stephenson & Babe Ruth Jimmy Foxx Mickey Cochrane (Large 5×7)Lot of 8
  • 1970 Inaugural Season Milwaukee Brewers Team Issue Photo Pack & Original Envelope Complete Set of 12
  • 1936 R311 Jimmy Foxx Philadelphia Athletics Goudey Leather Finish Premium
  • 1927 Rogers Hornsby St. Louis Browns Exhibit Card (Spence / SGC Graded)


  • 1986 Very Early Minor League Barry Bonds Gambling Warning Team Signed Contract Hawaii
  • 1954 Mint Hank Aaron Rookie #5 Uniform Milwaukee Braves Signed 16”x20” Photo (JSA) – MEARS Exclusive
  • Dozens of single signed and team baseballs – complete with JSA Authentication


  • 1959 Ernie Banks Chicago Cubs Pittsburgh All Star Game Used Bat (MEARS A10) “Last A.S. Game at Forbes Field”
  • 1971 Ernie Banks Chicago Cubs Wilson Game Worn Glove (MEARS / LOA Umpire Ed Vargas)
  • 1959 (May 26th) Harvey Haddix Pittsburgh Pirates Perfect Game Used (ONL / Giles) Baseball (JSA / MEARS) – (Originally from the Collection of Dan Nero/AP Wire Photographer that attended the game)
  • 1997 (Eastern Conference Finals, Game 3 or 4) Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Game Worn Nike Shoes (Teammate Bobby Hansen LOA / American Cancer Society Receipt)
  • 1992-93 Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Nike Game Worn Autographed Shoes (MEARS LOA) “3-Peat Season”
  • 1907-12 Hugh Jennings Detroit Tigers Pontiac Turning Company Professional Style Bat – Plant later purchased by Louisville Slugger (MEARS LOA)
  • 1968 Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner Observing Joe Hauser Installation
  • 1982 World Series Robin Yount, Jim Ganter & Paul Molitor Milwaukee Brewers Multi-Signed Game Used OWS (Kahn) Baseball (JSA/MEARS LOA)
  • 1964-65 Rare Houston Colts / Astros Double Sided 29” Full Size Pennant
  • 1941 circa Jackie Robinson UCLA vs. Indiana Hoosiers Basketball 9″ x 11″ Earl Theisen Look Magazine Photo
  • Collection of over 4,000 pieces of baseball related figurines

MEARS will not be attending the National Sports Convention in Cleveland this year. During the week of the show, we will be traveling to pick up several collections scheduled to be auctioned in August & September and finalize arrangements of our west coast consignment center. Consignments and authentication submissions may still be submitted to our South Milwaukee offices during the National.

If you have a quality consignment or collection, please contact Troy R. Kinunen at (414)-828-9990[](414)-828-9990 or email

We will be at the following locations on these dates:

  • July 24th – Chicago, IL
  • July 26th – Indianapolis, IN
  • July 31st – August 1st – Denver, CO
  • Aug. 2nd – Waukesha, WI
  • Aug. 3rd – Glendale Heights, IL
  • Aug. 9th – Iola, WI
  • Sept. 20th – Wheaton, IL
  • Oct. 26th- St. Charles, IL
  • Available Now – California Drop Off / Pick Up
  • Additional cities will be added soon.

If you have a game used bat, game worn jersey, vintage autograph collection, or quality memorabilia, please contact us for a free appraisal. Troy R. Kinunen (414)-828-9990 or email