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Babe Ruth’s Jersey, worn in 1920 when he was with the Yankees,  sold for $4.4 million dollars just the other day?  This set a record as the highest price paid for any item of sports memorabilia.  And it’s not just the Sultan of Swat’s jersey that has a heavy price tag; his home run balls, […]

Let’s Go Racing! – The Daytona 500

This Sunday, February 26th is a date that every NASCAR fan has been waiting for since last November.   At 12pm, this year’s Sprint Cup Championship will rev up and go, starting at the birthplace of stock car racing, Daytona Beach Florida.  Back in the 20’s and 30’s, Daytona Beach because the place to set land […]

Gentlemen, Start Your Engines

Sunday marks the final race in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for 2011. Each year Homestead is home to the final race of four different race series,  the Sprint Cup, the Nationwide, the Camping World Truck and the Rolex Sports Car.    This racetrack was built after Hurricane Andrew nearly devastated the area in order to […]