Mike Kelly, whose autograph after 124 years is worth a king's ransom.
He was one of the early superstars, sold to the Boston Beaneaters for a whopping ten grand. Before there were songs about 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