Own a Piece of Joltin' Joe

More than 1,000 items owned by the slugger are up for auction

Where has all your stuff gone, Joe DiMaggio? More than 1,000 items owned by the slugger, who died at 84 in 1999, are up for auction May 19-20 in New York City. Fans can see all the memorabilia, including this sampling of our favorites, here with their estimated prices, at a show near Times Square this week.

The fabled romance of the ballplayer and the movie star is documented by this signed photo of Marilyn Monroe and the license for her 1954 marriage to DiMaggio. They divorced after just nine months, but for two decades after her 1962 death, he sent...

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