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Johnny Pesky,  April 12, 2012 (Elsa/Getty Images)

Pesky Auction at Fenway

BOSTON (AP) _ Memorabilia from longtime Boston Red Sox player and coach Johnny Pesky’s personal collection will be sold during a live auction at Fenway Park next week. The items include Pesky’s 2004 and ’07 […]

04/02/2014

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Score Cheap Hotel Rooms By Letting Hotels Fight Over You

Hotels now want to treat you like a storage unit full of crappy furniture — they bid on YOU!

03/27/2014

Bob Dylan's 1965 performance with this electric guitar shocked purists at the Newport Folk Festival. (Getty Images)

Dylan’s Electric Guitar From Newport Up For Sale

The Fender Stratocaster played by Bob Dylan at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival could fetch a half million dollars at auction.

12/06/2013

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A Day With Derek

NEW YORK (AP) _ An online-only auction is offering a lucky bidder a chance to spend a day with Yankees great Derek Jeter. All proceeds, minus Christie’s out-of-pocket sale expenses, will benefit Jeter’s Turn 2 […]

11/25/2013

An auctioneer holds his gavel. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Astronaut Grissom Letter Fails To Sell At Auction

A letter written by Mercury 7 astronaut Virgil I. “Gus” Grissom that exposes resentment over the pick of John Glenn as the first American to orbit the Earth has failed to sell at auction.

11/22/2013

Top: Dustin Pedroia (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images,) Jacoby Ellsbury (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images,) Steohen Drew ( (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images,) Jarrod Saltalamacchia (Rob Carr/Getty Images,) David Ortiz (Rob Carr/Getty images) Bottom: Brandon Workman (Ronald Martinez (Getty Images,) Mike Napoli (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images,) Johnny Gomes (Jim Rogash/Getty Images,) David Ross (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)Mike Carp (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Boston Beard Auction

BOSTON (AP) _ It’s the ultimate display of Red Sox fandom: owning strands of David Ortiz’s World Series-winning beard. The hairs that Ortiz and Shane Victorino shaved off earlier this month are being auctioned for […]

11/21/2013

Curt Schilling (credit: Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Schilling’s 38 Studios Assets to be Sold

By ERIKA NIEDOWSKI Associated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ About two dozen parties, including some overseas, have expressed interest in bidding on the intellectual property of former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s bankrupt video game […]

11/19/2013

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Rothko Work May Bring Up To $35 Million

A bright orange-yellow and white painting by Mark Rothko is heading for the auction block in New York City, where it could fetch up to $35 million.

10/15/2013

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Fantasy Football Draft Day: Snake Or Auction Format?

The auction draft format has begun to emerge as a commonplace format, replacing the snake draft in ever-increasing numbers. Which is the best format for you, and your league?

08/23/2013

File photo of a land mine. (credit: SHAH MARAI/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Warn Explosives, Booby Traps Could Be Hidden In NH Compound Up For Auction

Federal officials preparing to sell the New Hampshire compound of a tax-evading couple convicted of amassing an arsenal of weapons can’t guarantee that explosives and other booby traps aren’t hidden on the 103-acre spread.

07/20/2013

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