Mickey Mantle Autograph

Mickey Charles Mantle (October 20, 1931 – August 13, 1995), nicknamed The Commerce Comet and The Mick, was an American professional baseball player. Mantle played his entire Major League Baseball (MLB) career with the New York Yankees as a center fielder and first baseman, from 1951 through 1968. Mantle was one of the best players and sluggers, and is regarded by many as the greatest switch hitter in baseball history. Mantle was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974 and was elected to the Major League Baseball All-Century Team in 1999. More about Mickey Mantle

The most expensive item with a signature of Mickey Mantle (MICKEY MANTLE'S IDOL'S SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BALL 1 OF 1 LEGACY) was sold on eBay in November 2017 for $14995.00 while the cheapest item (2017 Panini National VIP David & Danny Mantle Autographed 8x10 Mickey Mantle) found a new owner for $0.99 in September 2017. The month with the most items sold (604) was June 2010 with an average selling price of $373.93 for an autographed item of Mickey Mantle. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in July 2008 with $1076.19 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $81.10 was July 2015. In average, an autographed item from Mickey Mantle is worth $284.68.

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Current items with a signature of Mickey Mantle

These are the most current items with a signature of Mickey Mantle that were listed on eBay and on other online stores - click here for more items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
Johnny Hopp autographed baseball card (New York Yankees) 1982 Mickey Mantle Story #12 (67)$28.99
MICKEY MANTLE & JOE DIMAGGIO autographed photo psa/dna$700.00
Mickey Mantle Autographed "Greatest Switch Hitter" 4x6 Promo Card Signed In Black (Greer Johnson Collection)$650.00
Mickey Mantle Autographed / Signed Stats Sheet COA$249.95
Mickey Mantle Autographed 8x10 Collage Photo(JSA Authenticted)$999.99
MICKEY MANTLE AUTOGRAPHED SALVINO FIGURINE$800.00
Mickey Mantle Joe DiMaggio Signed Beckett Baseball PSA$749.95
MICKEY MANTLE WILLIE MAYS DUKE SNIDER SIGNED OAL JSA !!$799.95
Orlando Pena W/mickey Mantle Oakland A's Signed Autographed 8x10 Photo W/coa$35.99

Traded items with a signature of Mickey Mantle

In total, we tracked 26344 items since 01/01/2008. The chart below shows the trade volume over time.

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Most recently, these items with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
1983 Mickey Mantle #7 Donruss Autographed Card PSA/DNA$185.50
Mickey Mantle Record Breaker Plaque Autographed Photo$92.00
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED NO. 7 OFFICIAL BAT PSA DNA JSA WOW$1580.00
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED~AUTOGRAPHED BOOK THE MICK $275.00
VINTAGE MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED INDEX CARD W/ SPENCE LOA$154.50

Mickey Mantle signed Baseball Trading Cards by Manufacturer

Traded Balls with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Balls with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
1975 MICKEY MANTLE STAN MUSIAL Signed Baseball ball HOF Auto vtg inscribed rare$319.99
Mickey Mantle Autographed Baseball UDA Upper Deck Authenticated No 7$900.00
Mickey Mantle Stan Musial Phil Rizzuto Signed Autographed 11x14 Photo PSA DNA$314.00
Mickey Mantle Vintage Signed Official League Baseball JSA X32954 Signed in 1974$309.09

Traded Bats with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Bats with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
1976 signed autographed 35 LS Mickey Mantle black bat$366.00
Mickey Mantle autographed Adirondack Baseball bat$300.00
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED NO. 7 OFFICIAL BAT PSA DNA JSA WOW$1580.00
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED~AUTOGRAPHED BOOK THE MICK $275.00

Traded Hats with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Hats with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
Mickey Mantle autographed hat, LE # 51 / 536, UDA$907.77
Mickey Mantle autographed NYY hat PSA/GAI NO RESERVE$212.50
Mickey Mantle signed Yankees cap (AAU certified)$200.00
signed mickey mantle, yankees baseball cap, psa/ dna.$202.50

Traded Helmets with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Helmets with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
MICKEY MANTLE & HANK AARON signed 8x10 COA & HOLOGRAM$66.00
Mickey Mantle Signed Litho Mike Stoner COA Framed WOW!!$300.00
Mickey Mantle Signed OML Bobby Brown Baseball GAI LOA$280.99
OfficialABC NY Yankees autographed Mickey Mantle helmet$300.00

Traded Index Cards with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Index Cards with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
Mickey Mantle autographed picture card$127.89
Mickey Mantle signed VINTAGE Index Card - PSA DNA$359.00
Mickey Mantle signed VINTAGE Index Card - PSA DNA$201.22
VINTAGE MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED INDEX CARD W/ SPENCE LOA$154.50

Traded Jerseys with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Jerseys with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
Mickey Mantle signed Upper Deck baseball$395.00
Mickey Mantle signed Upper Deck Baseball$372.88
MICKEY MANTLE signed Mitchell & Ness YANKEES JERSEY JSA$1925.00
Ted Williams and Mickey Mantle signed gai cert 8x10$111.02

Traded Lithographs, Posters or Prints with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Lithographs, Posters or Prints with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
Mickey Mantle Arthur K. Miller Signed Lithograph LTD #27 of 150 -Mint- Rare- New$184.50
Mickey Mantle Signed Autographed Restaurant Print Custom Framed Yankees Baseball$249.99
MICKEY MANTLE UDA FRAMED AUTOGRAPHED NEIL LEIFER PRINT! SIGNED$950.00
MLB YANKEES MICKEY MANTLE AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED 14x20 BASEBALL POSTER COA JSA PSA$80.00

Traded Magazines with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Magazines with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
MICKEY MANTLE NO. 7 PSA/DNA SIGNED 1956 BASEBALL MAGAZINE AUTOGRAPHED RARE$529.00
MICKEY MANTLE PSA/DNA SIGNED 1957 DELL BASEBALL ANNUAL MAGAZINE AUTOGRAPHED$469.00
MICKEY MANTLE PSA/DNA SIGNED 1965 SPORTS ALL STARS 1965 MAGAZINE AUTOGRAPHED$479.00
Mickey Mantle Signed 1965 Press Box Magazine with No. 7 Inscribed, JSA$299.99

Traded Photos with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Photos with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
MICKEY MANTLE (Yankees) signed/autographed 8x10 photo-Full JSA Letter-Y57309$799.00
Mickey Mantle Matted Signed Auto Cut w/ Full 1956 Baseball Magazine PSA/DNA LOA $349.99
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED 1ST & LAST HR BLACK & WHITE PHOTO STU MILLER JIM LONBORG #5$29.50
Mickey Mantle, Enos Slaughter and Hank Bauer 8x10 signed PSA/DNA Gem MInt Framed$395.00

Traded Plates with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Plates with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
1987 Mickey Mantle Signed Autographed Plate $38.99
2 Mickey Mantle autographed collector's plates -Yankees$56.00
Mickey Mantle Autographed Plate JSA with display case$127.00
Mickey Mantle SIGNED Mickey At Night FLAWLESS RARE!$325.00

Traded Plaques with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Plaques with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
autographed MICKEY MANTLE plaque w/photo & inscription $49.99
Mickey Mantle autographed photo plaque - COA$117.59
Mickey Mantle autographed signed 8X10 Picture on Plaque$78.51
Mickey Mantle Record Breaker Plaque Autographed Photo$92.00

Traded Postcards with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Postcards with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED AUTOGRAPH HOF YELLOW PLAQUE POSTCARD YANKEES SGC AUTHENTIC$299.95
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED PEREZ STEELE 1974 HALL OF FAMER JSA SLABBED$315.00
Mickey Mantle signed PSA/DNA auto 1964 HOF gold yellow Plaque Yankees autograph$299.99
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED PSA/DNA CERTIFIED PEREZ STEELE GREAT MOMENTS #19 AUTOGRAPH$325.00

Traded Programs with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Programs with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
1961 World Series Signed Program Mickey Mantle+$650.00
mickey mantle autographed manchester yankees program $78.97
MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED 1954 NY YANKEES PROGRAM JSA$350.00
Mickey Mantle signed Yankees baseball program photo$35.00

Traded Trading Cards with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these Trading Cards with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
Mickey Mantle ASA Story #20 signed auto PSA/DNA autographed 1953 pop 1$369.99
Mickey Mantle Legends AUTO Postcard PSA DNA LOA Signed Original Michael J Taylor$279.99
Mickey Mantle Signed Autographed PSADNA Auto Yankees 83483357$299.00
Mickey Mantle signed Perez Steele PSA/DNA Great Moments auto HOF autographed $374.99

Traded other items with a signature of Mickey Mantle

Most recently, these other items with a signature of Mickey Mantle were sold on eBay. Also, we show some available products from other stores to give you a feeling about the right price for these autographed items.

Picture Item Title  ▼ Price   Store  
Mickey Mantle Autographed Helmet$2775.00
MICKEY MANTLE AUTOGRAPHED LIMITED EDITION PEWTER SCULPTURE BY MICHAEL RICKER $777.77
MICKEY MANTLE PSA/DNA SIGNED BOOK THE MICK AUTOGRAPHED CERTIFIED AUTHENTIC$279.95
Vintage MICKEY MANTLE SIGNED AUTO CARD to DICK RESERVE LIFE INSURANCE NY Yankees$239.20

Latest News about Mickey Mantle

Peter Ueberroth recalls reinstating Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays to baseball (03/24/15): So, the sun rose in the East this morning, traffic was a bear on the 405 and, since there is a new commissioner in major league baseball, Pete Rose is trying again to get back in the club.

Mickey Mantle's First Yankees Bat May Draw $200,000 at Auction (03/23/15): The minimum bid for the bat in next month’s online sale by SCP Auctions Inc. is $30,000. Several of Mantle’s items will be auctioned, almost 20 years after the Hall-of-Fame New York Yankee died at age 63 in August 1995. The bat is one of two made by Hillerich & Bradsby Co. with Mantle’s script signature branded on the barrel, which he ordered upon his call-up in September 1950. “It’s certainly ...

A $62K Mickey Mantle Rookie Card Has Increased Five-Fold In A Decade (03/19/15): While small fortunes were made at a recent baseball card and autograph show, the market has its limits.

Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, comedian Will Ferrell? (03/12/15): Will Ferrell stormed through his Arizona spring training odyssey and emerged — well — just like Will Ferrell.

The Mickey Mantle rookie card that wasn't (02/17/15): Here's the story of how the purported sale of a Mickey Mantle rookie baseball card in 2006 led one Utica man to become Oneida County's No. 6 most wanted fugitive.

Older News Stories about Mickey Mantle

Billy Crystal's $239,000 Mickey Mantle Glove Gets Boost From Rare Note (12/2014): The legends of Mickey Mantle and Billy's Crystal's $239,000 baseball glove grow with the emergence of a teammate's note.

A $2.4-million sports memorabilia collection with Mickey Mantle Yankees rookie cards destroyed in plane crash (11/2014): Congratulations! Your weather is set to . You can change the location at any time. Don't have an account?

Gloucester County major leaguer who struck out Mickey Mantle and Roberto Clemente dies (10/2014): Congratulations! Your weather is set to . You can change the location at any time. Don't have an account?

When Choo Choo Coleman's Baseball Card Beats Babe Ruth's Or Mickey Mantle's (09/2014): You can still score buying and selling old baseball cards if you find Choo Choo Colemans and other average players from certain years.

Kevin Haskin: 'Frog' could get Mickey Mantle to leap at pitches (08/2014): Kids want to be coached. At least they did in the 1940s, playing baseball in Baxter Springs. Within that hardscrabble town in the southeast corner of Kansas, six boys were shuffling around one day, probably getting a game up, or hitting fungos.

Foutch's Strike Zone surrenders another big inning, eliminated from Mickey Mantle World Series (07/2014): Congratulations! Your weather is set to . You can change the location at any time. Don't have an account?

Mickey Mantle team takes nightcap from Crosby (06/2014): The Deer Park Gold Mickey Mantle team, attempting to make a quick recovery after a doubleheader disappointment at Pasadena Memorial, did so 24 hours later by going 1-0-1 in a twinbill against Crosby.

Edwin Encarnacion matches Mickey Mantle's AL record for HRs in May (05/2014): Royals rally to beat Blue Jays 8-6 in 10

Can Mike Trout Ever Become The Player Mickey Mantle Was Supposed To Be? (03/2014): Mike Trout’s six-year, $144.5 million contract extension with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim quickly supplanted the discussions involving the mammoth contract extension awarded to his primary competitor for the American League’s Most Valuable Player award over the past two seasons. As Miguel Cabrera basks in the glory of securing [...]

Bronx Bombers BASEBALL CARDS: C. J. Wilson and Bill Dawes, Broadway's Babe Ruth and Mickey Mantle (02/2014): Bronx Bombers, the new Broadway play by Eric Simonson, tells the history of the New York Yankees framed through the eyes of baseball legend Yogi Berra. As part of Playbill.com's Bronx Bombers Baseball Cards, we meet cast members C. J. Wilson and Bill Dawes.

Time to delete Mickey Mantle from the Hall of Fame (01/2014): The PEDs scolds among the Hall of Fame voters take positions that are just as slippery as those advanced by my zealot pal.

Missing Boy NYC: 12-Year-Old Mickey Mantle School Student Ran Off From PS 811 In Manhattan [PHOTO] (11/2013): UPDATE 11:15 a.m. EST: WABC reports that the missing boy has been found. Original story: This is a breaking news story. Check back for updates. A 12-year-old boy went missing Monday morning from the Mickey Mantle School in Manhattan. The boy, whose name was not released, ran off from PS 811 and has a history of mental problems, authorities told WABC.

Historical Society Lands Mickey Mantle Photo In Collection Event (10/2013): TOPEKA -- The Kansas Historical Society hosted a baseball and softball picture collecting event Tuesday, and hit a home run right off the bat with its effort to see some of the area's most interesting pictures of baseball and softball teams.

Collected Wisdom: Larry Mantle, retired high school coach and brother of Mickey Mantle (09/2013): Larry Mantle talked with The Oklahoman about his brother, his coaching career and more.

An Open Plea to Derek Jeter Not to Become Mickey Mantle 2.0 (08/2013): Derek Jeter is currently in Tampa, rehabbing from a calf injury and trying to make it back to the Bronx for the stretch run of the 2013 season. In the aftermath of a fractured ankle set back and subsequent leg injuries, the 39-year-old shortstop has played in just five games this season.  In the late-60s, the New York Yankees franchise dealt with the decline and eventual retirement of then ...

Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle: Readers remember meeting their heroes (07/2013): We posted a reader’s memories of meeting Joe DiMaggio as a teenager, and asked you for some of your favorite memories of meeting your heroes. Several of you responded with some very personal stories. Here are two of the more interesting ones: By Jay E. Hynds It started in a place long ago and

Thousands of Mickey Mantle's First Topps Cards Were Dumped into Ocean (06/2013): Nearly 45 years after he played his last game, New York Yankees legend  Mickey Mantle still rivals a Greek God to many baseball fans and collectors. A seven-time World Series champion, Mantle was a human highlight reel. Known for his ability to hit for both average and power and for his reputation for making almost unworldly plays in the outfield, Mantle was the ultimate “man’s man” in his time ...

Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays: The best rivalry of baseball’s golden age (05/2013): Who was better: Mickey Mantle or Willie Mays? Fifty years after their rookie season, we're still debating it        

1960 Mickey Mantle Contract To Be Auctioned Off To Help Sandy Victims (04/2013): Danny Mantle, the son of late Yankees legend Mickey Mantle, is putting his father’s 1960 contract on the auction block to benefit victims of Superstorm Sandy.

Flint Police, MSP receive special gift from Mickey Mantle 's family (03/2013): Flint Police and Michigan State Police have received a very special gift from Mickey Mantle 's family, thanking them for returning a stolen ring.

Mickey Mantle ’s $1,150 bonus check from Yankees up for auction (02/2013): 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 … Continue reading →

Cops Recover Mickey Mantle 's Son's Stolen Career Ring (01/2013): Investigators in Flint, Mich. were able to track down a valuable ring commemorating Mickey Mantle 's career in Canada six years after it was stolen from the baseball legend's son's Texas home.

Goodwin: Mickey Mantle was a long hitter on the links, too (12/2012): A group of guys were sitting around last summer talking about long hitters that we had seen. The names that came up most often were Boyd Downey, Anthony Fink, Kevin Roller and Carthage’s Greg Kyte, a multi-time national senior long-drive champion.

Baseball signed by Mickey Mantle stolen from Rochester business (11/2012): A piece of baseball memorabilia was stolen from a Rochester business, police said. A baseball autographed by Mickey Mantle , the Yankees' Hall of Fame center fielder who played 18 years

Babe Waxpak: Condition key to value of Mickey Mantle card (08/2012): Dear Babe: I have a 1952 Mickey Mantle Bowman card (No. 101). It's in decent shape.

Roundup: South Troy wins two at Mickey Mantle regional (07/2012): WATERBURY, Conn. — The South Troy Dodgers had a very successful first day of competition at the Mickey Mantle Mid-Atlantic Regional.

Baseball memorabilia caught up in Mickey Mantle's bankruptcy (06/2012): The closure of Mickey Mantle's, the sports bar and restaurant named after the famous Yankee slugger, was especially bad news for longtime Yankees fan and team historian, Marty Appel.

Mario Impemba: Quintin Berry not 'the next Mickey Mantle' but he's helped Detroit Tigers (05/2012): Impemba, on WBBL-FM, on if the Tigers are panicking: "As they say, when does it become 'it's not early anymore'? I think we're getting there."

A-Rod's "Clutch" Home Runs Compared to Mickey Mantle's and Yogi Berra's (04/2012): Alex Rodriguez has been give the reputation as a player that rarely produces when it counts, which is ridiculous. Until his 1956 Triple Crown season, the same was said of Mickey Mantle. Today, Mantle is considered one of the most "clutch" New York Yankees ever. A Mantle home run ended the game 13 times. A-Rod has done it nine times, four with the Yankees. Mantle hit eight grand slam home runs ...

Mickey Mantle Was Not Persecuted by Selective Service or by George Weiss (03/2012): On April 3, 1951 Mickey, hitting a robust .462 in the exhibition season, was ordered to report to his draft board for a medical re-examination. Mantle had been classified as 4-F due to osteomyelitis of his left shin, which was the result of a high school football injury incurred in 1946.  For a time, the doctors treating Mickey feared that the leg might have to be amputated, but his family ...

Mickey Mantle: Two Home Runs Right-Handed, One Left-Handed Total 1,300 Ft. (01/2012): It was a lazy Friday afternoon in May.  The New York Yankees were hosting the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium.  The beauty of baseball is that something wonderful might occur at the least expected time.  Whitey Ford started for the Yankees, opposed by Detroit's right-hander, Steve Gromek.  The Yankees didn't waste any time getting to the former Cleveland Indian. With one out in the bottom of ...

Mickey Mantle: Kansas City Royal (12/2011): In the New York Times Dave Anderson speculated where big names in baseball history, from Ty Cobb on through the big stars of the 60s, would have gone if they had free agency. For each player it reads like this basically: Mickey Mantle, the Yankees’ country kid out of Commerce, Okla., who was never completely…

Mickey Mantle's Courageous Ninth Inning at the End of His Life (10/2011): During the mid-1980s, some New York Yankees games were televised locally on SportsChannel, which was available only on cable. In 1985, Mickey Mantle joined announcers Mel Allen, Phil Rizzuto and Bill White. On occasion, Mantle also did a pre-game analysis of the upcoming game. Marino Amoruso videotaped many of the programs, either at the ballpark or in a hotel suite. What struck Amoruso was that ...

Leesburg man sells Mickey Mantle autograph (09/2011): Jack Brownlee just sold what could be hall of famer Mickey Mantle's first autograph as a professional baseball player. 'The Mick' was only 17.

MLB: Why Mickey Mantle Almost Gave Up Switch-Hitting in 1960 (08/2011): Mickey Mantle 's pursuit of greatness was hampered greatly by his leg injuries, but it was a shoulder injury that might have been more significant in hamstringing his career. It was the first inning of the third game of the 1957 World Series. Mantle, who had walked, advanced to second when Milwaukee Braves right-hander Bob Buhl walked Yogi Berra. It was the worst walk of Yogi's career. As Mantle ...

Double Dating with Mickey Mantle: Regret, a Boast, Billy Martin and Alcohol (07/2011): The following is a brief excerpt from a new book, Double Dating With Mickey Mantle by Tom Molito with Harold Friend. Tom was one of Mickey's best friends and helped him write his farewell speech in 1995. Mickey really wasn’t too concerned about statistics. I mentioned earlier how he thought that he hit .357 in 1957 and that I reluctantly said that he batted .365. He often said that he really ...

Mickey Mantle's First Home Run Was His Most Memorable (06/2011): Rookie Mickey Mantle started the game against the Chicago White Sox at Comiskey Park on May 1st, 1951, as the New York Yankees leadoff hitter and right fielder. Jackie Jensen started in center field for the injured Joe DiMaggio. In the seventh inning, manager Casey Stengel replaced Mantle with No. 7 Cliff Mapes for defensive purposes. The game turned out to be one of the most significant games ...

New York Yankees: Why Joe DiMaggio Makes All-Time Team and Mickey Mantle Doesn't (05/2011): Note: This is part of a series for  Baseball Digest  in which I pick each Major League team's best player/coach at every position. The complete Yankees list is up on the website.  The complete Dodgers list will go up early next week.   Yankees All-Time Centerfielder: Joe DiMaggio Surprised? Probably not. Now think for a second…who’s missing from  this list ? (Waiting…Waiting…) Now  your brow is ...

Diamond drops decisions in Mickey Mantle Classic (04/2011): The Diamond Wildcats baseball team went 0-2 in the rain-shortened Mickey Mantle Classic last week. However, they were able to spot a silver lining around the clouds over Oklahoma.

The home run that launched the myth of Mickey Mantle (03/2011): Sixty years ago in an exhibition game against USC, a young Mickey Mantle hit a home run that became baseball legend and spawned a mystery: Just how far did it go? Sixty years ago in an exhibition game against USC, a young Mickey Mantle hit a home run that became baseball legend and spawned a mystery: Just how far did it go?

Owen Canfield: Duke Snider Formed an Amazing Trio With Willie Mays, Mickey Mantle (02/2011): When I was a kid, a thousand years ago, Torrington was largely Red Sox country, Winsted was Yankee country, and both were sprinkled liberally with Brooklyn Dodgers fans and some New York Giants supporters. A few St. Louis Cardinals lovers were thrown into the mix because of Stan Musial.

Mickey Mantle's Nightmares; Not Just for Opposing Pitchers (01/2011): Most Americans (at least before the current depression) retired in their late 60s or early 70s, or not at all. Baseball players, even those with the most longevity, retire while they are still young. Mickey Mantle retired in 1968 at the tender age of 36. Like old generals, old players never die, but unlike old generals, Mickey Mantle never fades away. A few years before he passed away, in an ...