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Babe Ruth road jersey sells at auction for $5.6 million

Babe Ruth road jersey sells at auction for $5.6 million Photo: Paul Thompson

June 15, 2019 08:01 PM

A Babe Ruth road jersey dating to 1928-30 has sold at auction for $5.6 million.

Hunt Auctions, which handled Saturday's sale, says the price breaks a record for the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia ever sold. A Ruth jersey from 1920 previously sold for $4.4 million.

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