Mike Trout’s rookie card sets record and sells for almost $ 4 million at auction


A Mike Trout rookie card set the new record for the highest price sold at auction on Saturday night when it was bought for nearly $ 4 million, Goldin Auctions announced on Sunday.The Mike Trout Superfractor 2009 Bowman Chrome Draft Rookie Card Series sold for $ 3.936 million, surpassing the previous record held by a 1909 Honus Wagner T-206 card, which sold for $ 3.12 million in 2016.

The identity of the purchaser of the Trout card has not been made public.

“This event was sort of a perfect storm as we had a remarkable collection of historical memorabilia backed by incredible marketing and publicity during a large market for sports collectibles,” said Ken Goldin, Founder of Goldin Auctions , in an official press release.


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