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Mickey Mantle’s $1,150 bonus check from Yankees up for auction

Mickey Mantle’s $1,150 bonus check from Yankees up for auction Updated Feb 6, 2013
This might be the coolest piece of auction memorabilia The Stew has ever publicized: The $1,150 check Mickey Mantle received from the New York Yankees to cover his signing bonus in 1949. If that price sounds a little low for Mickey Mantle (even in 1949,…
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    Feb 6's Andrew Marchand discusses the latest news surrounding Alex Rodriguez's connection to a Miami clinic.
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Sports Columnists

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    Feb 6
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    Feb 6
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