Alternative Investing: Sports Memorabilia

Sports Collectibles

When it comes to investing in sports memorabilia, buying pieces attached to a big name is usually the way to go. Take a look at some sports collectibles from icons ranging from Joe DiMaggio to Muhammad Ali to Michael Jordan.

When it comes to investing in sports memorabilia, buying pieces attached to a big name is usually the way to go. Take a look at some sports collectibles from icons ranging from Joe DiMaggio to Muhammad Ali to Michael Jordan.

Updated Oct. 15, 2010
Posted Aug. 31, 2009

Hank Aaron Autographed

: $349.99 This baseball is signed by 24-time MLB All-Star Hank Aaron.
Source: Steiner Sports

Price: $349.99

This baseball is signed by 24-time MLB All-Star Hank Aaron.

Muhammad Ali Training Worn Robe

: $1195 It's assumed that this robe was taken from The Four Seasons Hotel, and Ali and had his name sewn to the back.
Source: Heritage Auction Galleries

Price: $1195

It's assumed that this robe was taken from The Four Seasons Hotel, and Ali and had his name sewn to the back.

Joe DiMaggio & Marilyn Monroe Signed Baseball

: $191,200 The once-married New York Yankees legend and Hollywood star signed this baseball for a news photographer in the early 1960's in Florida during spring training.
Source: Heritage Auction Galleries

Price: $191,200

The once-married New York Yankees legend and Hollywood star signed this baseball for a news photographer in the early 1960's in Florida during spring training.

Grass From Original Yankee Stadium

: $99.99 This slice of sod from the original Yankee Stadium is freeze-dried and placed in a glass case.
Source: Steiner Sports

Price: $99.99

This slice of sod from the original Yankee Stadium is freeze-dried and placed in a glass case.

Michael Jordan Signed Jersey

: $776.75 This replica of Jordan's No. 23 jersey is signed by Jordan.
Source: Heritage Auction Galleries

Price: $776.75

This replica of Jordan's No. 23 jersey is signed by Jordan.

Mickey Mantle and Stan Musial Dual-Signed Photograph

: $227.05 Hall-of-Famers Mickey Mantle and Stan Musial both signed this photograph with a blue sharpie.
Source: Heritage Auction Galleries

Price: $227.05

Hall-of-Famers Mickey Mantle and Stan Musial both signed this photograph with a blue sharpie.

1954 Red Heart Mickey Mantle

Price: $478 Yankee outfielder Mickey Mantle is featured on this 1954 Red Heart series card.
Source: Steiner Sports

Price: $478

Yankee outfielder Mickey Mantle is featured on this 1954 Red Heart series card.

Sugar Ray Robinson Gold Gloves Charm

: $2,987.50 As an amateur boxer, Sugar Ray Robinson was awarded this gold charm after winning the lightweight open division in 1940.
Source: Heritage Auction Galleries

Price: $2,987.50

As an amateur boxer, Sugar Ray Robinson was awarded this gold charm after winning the lightweight open division in 1940.

Commemorative Yankee Stadium Seat

: $749.99 From the Bronx to your home, these seats were taken from the original Yankee Stadium and feature new commemorative arms with the original back and bottom.
Source: Steiner Sports

Price: $749.99

From the Bronx to your home, these seats were taken from the original Yankee Stadium and feature new commemorative arms with the original back and bottom.

Yogi Berra Autographed With Babe Ruth

: $169.99 The three-time American League MVP, seen here with Babe Ruth, signed this photograph.
Source: Steiner Sports

Price: $169.99

The three-time American League MVP, seen here with Babe Ruth, signed this photograph.