LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) Ozzie Smith turned gold into cash.
The Hall of Fame shortstop sold his 13 consecutive Gold Glove Awards from 1980-92 for 519,203, SCP Auctions said Sunday. His 2011 St. Louis Cardinals' World Series ring sold for 51,364 and his 2006 ring went for 42,448. Both were gifts from the team.
The prices include a 20 percent commission, known as a buyer's premium.
Two pairs of Muhammad Ali boxing gloves used during fights each sold for 385,848. They were used against Sonny Liston on Feb. 25, 1964, and for his first bout against Joe Frazier on March 8, 1971.
A Babe Ruth team sweater from around 1922 sold for 250,642, Oscar Robertson's NBA MVP Award from 1963-64 for 177,632 and a Robertson 1960 U.S. Olympic team jersey for 121,324.
Paul Hornung's 1956 Heisman Trophy sold for 173,102. A Lou Gehrig game-used bat from 1938 or 39 sold for 75,205 - the same price as a 1966 Green Bay Super Bowl ring presented to Steve Wright.
SCP said the winning bidders wanted to re...