Price surpasses even Buckner's ball

Updated: December 19, 2003, 2:04 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

The Steve Bartman legend lives on.

The foul ball that ricocheted off the infamous Chicago Cubs fan and into the hands of the lawyer sitting behind him sold for $106,600 early Friday morning.

The final price not only surpassed the original price paid for the cursed ball that went through Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner's legs in the 1986 World Series -- first purchased by actor Charlie Sheen for $93,500 in 1992 -- but also eclipsed the amount paid earlier this month for a ...

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