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Sammy Sosa's corked bat up for auction

Updated: October 12, 2010, 5:36 PM ET
ESPNChicago.com

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Mike Remlinger has put the broken barrel of the corked bat used by Sammy Sosa during Sosa's infamous game against the Tampa Bay Rays in 2003 up for auction.

The bat, which shattered in two pieces when Sosa grounded out to second base in the first inning of the game on June 3, 2003, went on an online auction block through Schulte Auctions on Oct. 1, and the current bid is $5,050. Remlinger figures the bids should reach as high as $15,000 by the end of the auction ...

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