Pittsburgh Pirates Hall of Famer Bill Mazeroski’s memorabilia collection, including the uniform he wore when he won the 1960 World Series with a Game 7 walk-off home run, was sold at auction for more than $1.7 million, according to Hunt Auctions.
The proof strip that produced the most valuable baseball card, featuring Honus Wagner , and cards of two other Hall of Fame players is up for sale in an auction attached to Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game.
Britain should set up an independent media regulator in response to wrongdoing including News Corp.’s phone-hacking scandal, a judge said after a press-ethics probe, assuaging publishers’ concerns over mandatory oversight.
U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron said yesterday he wants a system of media regulation that has support from the opposition Labour Party. He may not even get the support of his coalition partners or his own lawmakers.
Prudential Financial Inc., the second-largest U.S. life insurer, promoted Mehdi Mahmud to chief executive officer of Jennison Associates LLC, the investment unit with about $126.7 billion in assets under management.