The 10 Most Valuable Baseball World Series Collectibles of All Time [SLIDESHOW]

OCTOBER 28, 2015

While some may argue that the national pastime is past its prime, come October, even the most fair-weather followers are fixed to their seats as baseball swings into the playoffs and its famed Fall Classic. And why not? The postseason is filled with watershed moments that make cherished memories for every generation of fan. With names like Ruth, Jackson, Gehrig, and Gibson, the players and their plays become forever embedded in the country’s collective consciousness. With that in mind, and to celebrate the 2015 World Series between the New York Mets and the Kansas City Royals, RobbReport.com has ranked the 10 most valuable pieces of World Series memorabilia of all time—each with a major-league price and story that is priceless.

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