Last Updated on 8/19/2004 by bidz

Auction house sells jersey off Maris’ back

The San Diego Union-Tribune
August 14, 2004

“A jersey worn by Roger Maris during his record-breaking 61st home run game was sold for $302,000 yesterday at an auction to an unidentified collector.
Maris broke Babe Ruth’s single-season home run record against the Boston Red Sox on Oct. 1, 1961, at Yankee Stadium in the final game of the regular season. ”

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