Baseball from Buckner play sells for $418k

Associated Press
FILE - In this Oct. 25, 1986 file photo, Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner is a picture of dejection as he leaves the field after committing an error on a ball hit by New York Mets' Mookie Wilson, which allowed the winning run to score in the sixth game of the World Series, in New York. The baseball made famous when it rolled through Buckner's legs is being sold. Heritage Auctions says the ball is expected to bring in more than $100,000 during Friday's, May 4, 2012 auction in Dallas. (AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy, File)

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The baseball that rolled through the legs of Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner in the 1986 World Series was sold at auction May 4 for $418,250. Heritage Auctions said the ball was sold to a buyer who wished to remain anonymous.

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