Lou Gehrig Signed 1925 Yankees Contract Top Seller in Steiner Auctions On-line Auction with $197,287 Winning Bid

Steiner Auctions Fall Classic Catalog Auction Open For Bidding – Ends November 18thThe Lou Gehrig Signed New York Yankees Uniform Players Contract from 1925, which fetched a high bid of $197,287.48, was the top seller in Steiner Auctions’ “Fall Classic” on-line auction which concluded on Saturday (November 18). The Aaron Judge Game Used No. 99 Home Uniform Jersey from September 30, 2017 when he broke Babe Ruth’s 96-year record for most Home Runs at Yankee Stadium was second with a final bid of $90,676.95.  More than $1.25 million was bid on 952 pieces of memorabilia.

Completing the top five in the Fall Classic auction: Lou Gehrig Signed Yankees Payroll Check – $45,353.18; A Michael Jordan Game-Used Chicago Bulls Home Jersey – $41,229.83; and the 2013 Boston Red Sox Championship Ring (Wilton Vera) – $41,229.83.

steiner11-20-17

An Official American League baseball signed by Babe Ruth inscribed to “Troop 6 Larchmont Boy Scouts from Babe Ruth” went for $9,093.18, with a generous portion of the final sales price to be donated to the Boy Scouts by consigner Jack Coughlin of Larchmont.

Gehrig Contract Description: The first page of the 92-year old artifact reads “American League of Professional Baseball Clubs Uniform Players Contract” and features the player’s name, Henry L. Gehrig of “New York City” typed on the front of the artifact. The interior of the artifact features a signature of Jacob Ruppert that was executed by Ed Barrow, the President of the New York Yankees.

For those interested in selling memorabilia, Steiner Auctions is currently seeking collectibles valued at $1,000 or more. To sell your items in Steiner Auctions please call 914-307-1058 or email auction@steinersports.com.

News by Company & Category

Featured Auctions

(*) Indicates Auction in Progress
(*) Alt Liquid Auctions: June 7 - June 20
(*) Goldin: June 11 - June 20
(*) NBA Auctions: June 12 - June 20
(*) PWCC Marketplace: June 6 - June 20
(*) RR Auction: May 24 - June 20
(*) Steve Novella: June 13 - June 20
(*) Studio Auctions: May 28 - June 20-21
(*) Heritage Sports: May 31 - June 22
(*) 44 & More Auctions: May 20 - June 23
(*) The Collector Connection: June 5 - June 23
(*) Greg Morris Marketplace: June 10 - June 23
(*) Icons Auctions: June 18 - June 23
(*) Pristine Auction: June 17- June 23
(*) PWCC Marketplace: June 13 - June 23
(*) Queen City Cards: May 25 - June 23
(*) REA: June 13 - June 23
(*) Classic Auctions: May 31 - June 25
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 1 - June 25-27
(*) Auction of Champions: June 20 - June 26
(*) University Archives: June 6 - June 26
(*) Eaton & Brennan Auctions: June 13 - June 27
(*) Goldin: June 18 - June 27
(*) Sirius Sports Cards: June 17 - June 27
(*) Sterling Sports Auctions: June 13 - June 27
(*) Goldin: June 14 - June 29
(*) Lelands: June 9 - June 29
(*) 44 & More Auctions: May 26 - June 30
(*) Fat Apple Auctions: June 14 - June 30
(*) Greg Morris Marketplace: June 17 - June 30
Icons Auctions: June 24 - June 30
(*) Pristine Auction: June 1- June 30
(*) PWCC Marketplace: June 20 - June 30
(*) Queen City Cards: June 5 - June 30
(*) Fanatics Auctions: June 18 - July 1
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 10 - July 2
Goldin: June 25 - July 4
Iconic Auctions: June 29 - July 6
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 17 - July 8-9
(*) Clean Sweep Auctions: June 13 - July 10
Goldin: July 2 - July 11
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 17 - July 11
(*) Goldin: June 15 - July 13
Infinite Auctions: June 22 - July 13
2024 Full Auction Schedule