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Photos: Rare Honus Wagner Baseball Card on Sale

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Photos: Rare Honus Wagner Baseball Card on Sale A rare 1909 baseball card of Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Honus Wagner will be auctioned in Feb. 2013 by Goldin Auctions, the card's current owner. With fewer than 60 existing authenticated cards, this could fetch as much as $2.8 million, according to Ken Goldin of the auction house. In 2007, Arizona Diamondbacks owner Ken Kendrick bought a version of the same card for $2.8 million. It's called "Jumbo Wagner" because it is larger than other cards of Wagner, who was part of the inaugural 1936 class of the National Baseball Hall of Fame of Cooperstown, N.Y.


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