Mike “King” Kelly, Nineteenth-century Baseball Star, Makes the News
Joe DiMaggio, Mickey Mantle, and Willie Mays, there was one about the exploits of “King” Kelly. An autographed program from 1887, when cricket still ruled the back pages in the U.S., may fetch $200,000. Read all about it!He was one of the early superstars, sold to the Boston Beaneaters for a whopping ten grand. Before there were songs about
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