Ball signed by DiMaggio and Monroe breaks bank

Updated: May 8, 2006, 5:42 PM ET
Associated Press

DALLAS -- A baseball signed by New York Yankees great Joe DiMaggio and actress Marilyn Monroe sold for $191,200 in a sports memorabilia auction.

Chris Ivy, director of sports auctions for Heritage Auction Galleries, said Sunday that the ball that sold Saturday night is the only known baseball autographed by both the Hall of Famer and the actress with her name as "Marilyn Monroe."

The ball from the estate of late Associated Press photographer Harry Harris was purchased ...

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