Ruth, Thomson items among those on auction block
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. -- The earliest known jersey worn by Babe Ruth, his 1930s Yankees cap owned by former major league pitcher David Wells, and former All-Star Dmitri Young's baseball card collection are among the items hitting the auction block starting Monday.
The Ruth jersey is expected to fetch in the seven figures, according to Laguna Niguel, Calif.,-based SCP Auctions. The circa-1920s New York Yankees road jersey was worn by Ruth after he joined them from rival Boston.
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