Show Extras

The buyers wage war in the west at a government-run auction in Sacramento, CA. Mark cuts into the Martins by bidding high on a box of knives, and Billy's profits skyrocket when he makes an astronomical find. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Mark Meyer examines a large, round item during the auction preview in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Cameras roll as Billy Leroy talks about the items up for bid in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Mark tests a protective glove box during the auction preview in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

High atop his podium, an auctioneer begins the bidding on a new item during the Sacramento auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Cool and collected, Billy places a bid during the Sacramento auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Laurence and Sally celebrate a winning auction bid in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Laurence and Sally Martin
Laurence and Sally Martin

Laurence and Sally Martin

Laurence Martin looks on as Sally Martin grabs a magnifying glass and examines a doll that's up for bid in Red Hook. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer

Mark Meyer

Mark Meyer looks up from examining items during the Red Hook auction preview. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy with a helicopter

Billy Leroy with a helicopter

A model Coast Guard helicopter draws Billy Leroy’s attention during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy and Mark Meyer

Billy Leroy and Mark Meyer

Billy and Mark share a laugh as they check out a DeLorean during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

Sally and Laurence Martin

Sally and Laurence Martin

Laurence and Sally play around during the auction preview in Red Hook. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer and Sally Martin

Mark Meyer and Sally Martin

Mark and Sally stare each other down in the moments leading up to the auction. 960 1280

  

Laurence Martin

Laurence Martin

Laurence places a bid during the auction in Red Hook as Sally and Mark look on. 960 1280

  

Billy checks out a trunk full of auction goods
Billy checks out a trunk full of auction goods

Billy checks out a trunk full of auction goods

The older an object is, the more exciting it is to win it. Billy examines a trunk up for sale in the Boston estate auction. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Laurence and Sally at the auction

Laurence and Sally at the auction

An unidentified lot draws close looks from Laurence and Sally. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Mark pays for his items at the auction

Mark pays for his items at the auction

Mark steps up to make a payment as the television crew catches it all on camera. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Laurence meets a Boston local

Laurence meets a Boston local

Laurence meets Billy's local Boston friend at the auction. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Laurence eyes an instruement at the auction

Laurence eyes an instruement at the auction

Laurence holds up an instrument that will soon be up for bid. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Mark makes a bid at the Boston Estate auction

Mark makes a bid at the Boston Estate auction

Mark prepares himself to make a bid at the auction. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Laurence eyes a harpoon at the auction

Laurence eyes a harpoon at the auction

Laurence has a little fun, holding a harpoon in striking position as he examines the item during the auction preview. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Billy examines a sword going up for auction

Billy examines a sword going up for auction

Billy pays close attention to a sword that's up for bid. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Laurence takes a closer look at an item he might bid on at the auction

Laurence takes a closer look at an item he might bid on at the auction

Laurence breaks out the magnifier for a closer look at one of the items up for bid. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Billy looks at a gun during the auction preview

Billy looks at a gun during the auction preview

Billy examines a scale model of a Gatling gun during the preview. 960 1280

Rob Coshow  

Mark Meyer previews the auction in Santa Cruz California
Mark Meyer previews the auction in Santa Cruz California

Mark Meyer previews the auction in Santa Cruz California

Mark walks through the auction preview in Santa Cruz. 960 1280

  

The Martins look at a doll for sale at the auction in Santa Cruz California

The Martins look at a doll for sale at the auction in Santa Cruz California

Sally and Laurence consider the value of a doll that's up for auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy wears a fez in Santa Cruz California

Billy Leroy wears a fez in Santa Cruz California

Billy dons a fez during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

The auction specialists inspect a toy at the auction in Santa Cruz California

The auction specialists inspect a toy at the auction in Santa Cruz California

Mark stands alongside toy expert Traci Lombardo as she inspects a toy bus that's up for sale at the auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy inspects the items at the auction in Santa Cruz California

Billy Leroy inspects the items at the auction in Santa Cruz California

The Baggage Battles crew catches Billy in the act: looking at items at the auction. 960 1280

  

Auction specialists admire a lot up for sale at the auction in Santa Cruz California

Auction specialists admire a lot up for sale at the auction in Santa Cruz California

Laurence and Sally admire an unidentified lot that will soon be up for bid at the auction. 960 1280

  

Billy and Laurence play around at the auction in Santa Cruz California

Billy and Laurence play around at the auction in Santa Cruz California

Billy and Laurence, at their best: goofing around at the auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy keeps a leather bag close to his chest at the Santa Cruz auction

Billy Leroy keeps a leather bag close to his chest at the Santa Cruz auction

Billy holds a coveted leather bag during the auction. 960 1280

  

Laurence Martin eyes a guitar for sale at the Santa Cruz auction

Laurence Martin eyes a guitar for sale at the Santa Cruz auction

Laurence has his eyes on this guitar up for sale at the auction. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer places a bid at the Santa Cruz auction

Mark Meyer places a bid at the Santa Cruz auction

Mark bids on an unspecified lot during the auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy is clearly unhappy by the turn of events at the Santa Cruz auction

Billy Leroy is clearly unhappy by the turn of events at the Santa Cruz auction

Perplexed by the recent bidding war, Billy sits with his face in his hands. 960 1280

  

The Martins are excited at the Santa Cruz auction

The Martins are excited at the Santa Cruz auction

Laurence and Sally can't contain their excitement during the auction. What are they so excited about? Watch Baggage Battles: California Scheming to find out! 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy in Stockton California
Billy Leroy in Stockton California

Billy Leroy in Stockton California

Billy Leroy sports a look of confidence while attending the "cowboy auction" preview in Stockton, CA. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Traci Lombardo and Sally Martin talk at an auction

Traci Lombardo and Sally Martin talk at an auction

Traci Lombardo and Sally Martin talk shop during the auction preview. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Mark Meyer holds a Spirit stick

Mark Meyer holds a Spirit stick

Mark Meyer examines a spirit stick during the auction preview. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Auction floor in Stockton California

Auction floor in Stockton California

A wide shot of the bidding floor at the cowboy auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Laurence and Sally Martin at the auction

Laurence and Sally Martin at the auction

Laurence and Sally Martin look over an old sealed wooden trunk that will soon go up for bid. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Billy Leroy checks out a rifle

Billy Leroy checks out a rifle

During the cowboy auction preview, Billy handles an old rifle that he's interested in bidding on. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Mark Meyer at the cowboy auction

Mark Meyer at the cowboy auction

Mark remains stoic as the cowboy auction is about to kick off. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Traci Lombardo and Billy Leroy talk about the cowboy auction

Traci Lombardo and Billy Leroy talk about the cowboy auction

Traci and Billy have a friendly biding "conversation" during the cowboy auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Sally Martin tries to control Laurence Martin's bidding

Sally Martin tries to control Laurence Martin's bidding

Sally grabs Laurence's hand in a failed attempt to keep him from placing another bid. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Mark Meyer at the auction

Mark Meyer at the auction

Mark prepares himself for a bidding war during the cowboy auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Billy Leroy and Traci Lombardo at the cowboy auction in Stockton

Billy Leroy and Traci Lombardo at the cowboy auction in Stockton

Billy and Traci happily wait for the next item to go up for bid during the cowboy auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Sally, Mark and Laurence prepare for a day at the auction in Greensboro
Sally, Mark and Laurence prepare for a day at the auction in Greensboro

Sally, Mark and Laurence prepare for a day at the auction in Greensboro

Sally, Mark and Laurence all get their game faces on for the bidding war in Greensboro, NC. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Billy looks at an auction item in Greensboro

Billy looks at an auction item in Greensboro

Billy checks over an old piece of luggage that's up for sale at the auction. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

An overhead shot of Sally and Laurence waiting for the auction in Greensboro to begin

An overhead shot of Sally and Laurence waiting for the auction in Greensboro to begin

Laurence and Sally stand near the front of the pack, with Mark off just to their left, as they prepare for the auction action to begin. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Mark looks at an old piece of luggage in Greensboro

Mark looks at an old piece of luggage in Greensboro

Mark examines an old suitcase during the auction preview. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Laurence closely examines the contents of a package in Greensboro

Laurence closely examines the contents of a package in Greensboro

During the auction preview, Laurence grabs a flashlight and gets as close as he can to the items in a sealed bin. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Mark and Billy talk amongst themselves in Greensboro

Mark and Billy talk amongst themselves in Greensboro

Mark and Billy compare notes moments before the Greensboro auction begins. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Sally and Laurence put a copper kettle on top of their heads in Greensboro

Sally and Laurence put a copper kettle on top of their heads in Greensboro

Laurence and Sally have some fun, donning a copper kettle that's up for bid during the Greensboro auction preview. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Billy looks at a weapon at the auction in Greensboro

Billy looks at a weapon at the auction in Greensboro

Turning it over again and again, Billy closely examines one of the weapons up for sale at the auction. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Laurence and Sally examine some auction items up for sale in Greensboro

Laurence and Sally examine some auction items up for sale in Greensboro

Getting as close as they can, Laurence and Sally examine items up for sale during the auction preview. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Billy pushes a shopping cart around the auction floor in Greensboro

Billy pushes a shopping cart around the auction floor in Greensboro

Billy takes a sealed shopping cart on a trip around the auction floor. The cart is one of many items up for sale at the auction. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Mark takes a break at the auction in Greensboro

Mark takes a break at the auction in Greensboro

Mark takes a quick break as he reviews the items up for bid during the auction preview. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

A group photo of Mark, Billy, Sally and Laurence at the auction in Greensboro

A group photo of Mark, Billy, Sally and Laurence at the auction in Greensboro

Competitors and colleagues: Mark, Billy, Sally and Laurence share a moment together before the auction begins. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

See Episode Guide

Watch It

  • Swami Says
    At an estate auction in Austin, TX, Billy hopes a Swami fortune-telling machine like the one in the movie Big holds good fortune for him, while the Martins and Mark dive into a bidding war for an underwater scooter.
    Monday November 17
    9:30am | 8:30c
  • Miami
    The buyers are in Miami to bid on world-class luggage. Mark aggressively bids on bags of jewelry hoping to strike gold, while Billy eyes up the heaviest bag at the auction. Laurence & Sally are surprised to find antique books.
    Tuesday November 18
    9:30am | 8:30c
  • Crate Expectations
    The auction specialists head to Phoenix, AZ, for an auction with the Sierra Auction Management team.
    Wednesday November 19
    9:30am | 8:30c
  • Grand Theft Auto
    The auction specialists bid on thousands of lost and seized vehicles at the Tampa Machinery Auction in Florida. Everyone battles over a half-finished, vintage 1976 Corvette, and Mark discovers a rare gem left in the back seat of a vehicle up for auction.
    Thursday November 20
    9:30am | 8:30c
  • The Wizard of Odd
    The buyers head to one of the world's largest lost property auctions in Toronto, Canada. Mark zeros in on a giant boom box from the 1980s, and one of the buyers finds a rare Wizard of Oz piece in a sealed trunk.
    Friday November 21
    9:30am | 8:30c
  • Guns A-Blazin'
    The buyers saddle up to attend a cowboy auction in Northern California. Traci Lombardo makes a cameo, dueling with Sally Martin over items from the Wild West, and one buyer finds a leather belt tied to legendary cowboy Buffalo Bill.
    Wednesday January 21
    12am | 11c
  • Greedy Pig
    The buyers visit a "Man Cave" auction in Alpharetta, GA, where Billy cons Mark into buying a replica Nazi dagger, and one of the buyers brings home the bacon after winning a giant inflatable pig.
    Wednesday January 21
    12:30am | 11:30c
  • Dino-mite
    In Knoxville, TN, the buyers do battle over several vintage advertising items. Sally breaks the bank bidding on an iconic dinosaur, and Billy's attempt at auction sabotage backfires.
    Wednesday January 21
    11am | 10c
  • The Wizard of Odd
    The buyers head to one of the world's largest lost property auctions in Toronto, Canada. Mark zeros in on a giant boom box from the 1980s, and one of the buyers finds a rare Wizard of Oz piece in a sealed trunk.
    Wednesday January 21
    11:30am | 10:30c
  • Intergalactic Bounty
    In Nashville, TN, vintage and unusual items are the order of the day. A mysterious bag sends Mark off to the races, while the contents of an old tube lead Billy to a beloved actor from the original Star Wars trilogy.
    Wednesday January 21
    1pm | 12c
  • Mike Tyson's Punch Out
    Mark Meyer goes the distance at the Jacksonville estate auction for a giant Mike Tyson statue, and the Martins take extreme measures to open up one of their winnings. Billy hopes to make waves bidding on naval equipment.
    Wednesday January 21
    1:30pm | 12:30c
  • Big Boy Bucks
    The buyers are in Vegas, gambling on vintage casino and advertising items, like an iconic Bob's Big Boy Burger statue. A rare Elvis recording could mean a huge payday for one of the buyers, and Mark overpays for a slot machine.
    Wednesday January 21
    2pm | 1c
  • Cash Is King
    London hosts 14 million international visitors each year, making it Europe's most visited city. London is home to 6 major airports, including Stansted Airport. In St. Albans, a town 22 miles north of London, Billy, Mark and the Martins compete for the lost and unclaimed bags of the rich.
    Wednesday January 21
    2:30pm | 1:30c

About the Show

Four savvy auction specialists travel to auctions around the world to bid on unclaimed property in hopes of finding hidden treasures.

Baggage Battles

About the Host

Get to know Billy Leroy, Mark Meyer and Laurence and Sally Martin from Baggage Battles.

Auction Specialists' Bios

Baggage Battles Baggage Battles follows 3 teams of savvy auction specialists who travel to some of the most important and unknown auctions where their bids are based on sight unseen instincts.
Sally Martin Billy Leroy Mark Meyer Laurence Martin

Photo Galleries

It's Not Easy Making Green

It's Not Easy Making Green

Billy looks around the room to see who might consider this military jacket an item of interest during the Allentown auction preview. 960 1280

Scott Krycia  

It's Not Easy Making Green

It's Not Easy Making Green

Mark attempts to play a trombone that he found during the Allentown auction preview. 960 1280

Scott Krycia  

Swami Says

Swami Says

A Swami fortune telling machine draws Laurence and Sally's attention during the Austin auction preview. 960 1280

Fernando Lafuente  

Swami Says

Swami Says

Billy unleashes the "monster within," wearing an unusual demonic hat as Mark gives him the once over. 960 1280

Fernando Lafuente  

Gunning for Dollars

Gunning for Dollars

Laurence and Sally discuss their interest in a Gatling gun that will soon be up for bid during the Las Vegas auction. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Gunning for Dollars

Gunning for Dollars

Laurence considers the value of a Nabisco clown that he intends to bid on during the auction. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Gunning for Dollars

Gunning for Dollars

An item on the shelves draws Mark's attention during the Las Vegas auction preview. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Gunning for Dollars

Gunning for Dollars

Biting down on his cigar, Billy brandishes a knife as he stands in the desert, ready to tear into his winnings from the auction in Las Vegas. 960 1280

  

Walk the Plank

Walk the Plank

During the Orlando auction preview, Laurence channels his inner demon as he toys with one of the more unusual items up for bid. 960 1280

  

Walk the Plank

Walk the Plank

Billy checks out a prop from Herbie Rides Again during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

Walk the Plank

Walk the Plank

Sally and Laurence play a "friendly" game of Baywatch pinball during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

Walk the Plank

Walk the Plank

A Tom Mix Circus and Wild West poster draws Mark's eye during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

Safari Sale

Safari Sale

Mark is ready for battle as he preps his game face, channeling a Zulu warrior, during the auction preview in South Africa. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Safari Sale

Safari Sale

Billy takes time for target practice during the auction preview. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Safari Sale

Safari Sale

Laurence works on his auction plan during the preview in South Africa. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Safari Sale

Safari Sale

It's a bidding frenzy during the auction as Laurence, Sally, Mark and the locals all get in on the action. 960 1280

  

Inflated Egos

Inflated Egos

As Sally watches events unfold around her, Laurence bids on an item during the auction in Commerce, GA. 960 1280

  

Inflated Egos

Inflated Egos

A camera tracks Billy's every move as he sniffs a KKK spittoon that's up for bid during the Commerce auction. 960 1280

Picasa  

Inflated Egos

Inflated Egos

Mark checks out a miniature version of the legendary Oscar Meyer Wienermobile. 960 1280

Picasa  

Inflated Egos

Inflated Egos

A Ronald McDonald head, designed to top a helium dispenser, calls to Traci during the Commerce auction preview. 960 1280

Picasa  

Intergalactic Bounty

Intergalactic Bounty

A vintage longboard catches Mark's eye during the Nashville auction preview. 960 1280

  

Intergalactic Bounty

Intergalactic Bounty

Sally and Laurence look over the box of the Mystifying Oracle board game that is up for bid during the Nashville auction. 960 1280

  

Intergalactic Bounty

Intergalactic Bounty

Billy is intrigued by an old sealed tube labeled "80s Stuff" during the Nashville auction preview. 960 1280

  

Intergalactic Bounty

Intergalactic Bounty

Laurence celebrates a winning bid in Nashville as Sally sits next to him grinning from ear to ear. 960 1280

  

Big Boy Bucks

Big Boy Bucks

Mark "takes a bite" out of a Big Boy burger that he came across during the Las Vegas auction preview. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Big Boy Bucks

Big Boy Bucks

Traci stumbles upon an unknown item labeled 'Tahitian war pot'. Curious to find out more, she gives it a smell. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Big Boy Bucks

Big Boy Bucks

Billy eyes a pirate slot machine that he came across during the Las Vegas auction preview. 960 1280

Todd Crusham  

Big Boy Bucks

Big Boy Bucks

A big win for Sally and Laurence has them bursting with excitement during the Las Vegas auction. 960 1280

  

Steal Drum

Steal Drum

All you can do is grit your teeth and wait … but things look good for a bid to turn into a big win for Laurence and Sally during the Nashville auction. 960 1280

  

Steal Drum

Steal Drum

Dressed in the Mr. Peanut costume that will soon be up for bid, Mark tours the auction preview in Nashville. 960 1280

  

Steal Drum

Steal Drum

Word play and subtle intimidation are part of the game as Billy and Mark preview items at the Nashville auction. 960 1280

  

Steal Drum

Steal Drum

Mark laughs after he discovers that an old shoebox was one of the items he won in Nashville. 960 1280

  

Monster Money

Monster Money

Laurence and Sally relax alongside a giant skull that was part of the set in the Tim Burton film, Ed Wood, during the “Movie Monsters” auction preview in Los Angeles. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Monster Money

Monster Money

Traci examines a replica of the iconic bottle from I Dream of Jeannie during the “Movie Monsters” auction preview in Los Angeles. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Monster Money

Monster Money

Mark examines a life-size mask of Alfred Hitchcock’s head from the movie Frenzy. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Monster Money

Monster Money

Laurence gets up-close and personal with a life-size C-3PO prototype sculpture during the preview auction. 960 1280

Mandy Schoch Photography  

Monster Money

Monster Money

Billy poses outside the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles as he waits for the” Movie Monsters” auction to begin. 960 1280

Michael Herbach PHOTOGRAPHY  

Laurence Martin

Laurence Martin

Laurence Martin "mean mugs" the camera as the crew sets up a new shot behind him. 960 1280

  

Traci Lombardo

Traci Lombardo

Traci Lombardo looks over a bow and arrow set, one of the many items that will soon be up for sale during the auction in St. Paul. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy

Billy Leroy

Billy Leroy considers his interest as he examines a military ammunition shell during the St. Paul auction preview. 960 1280

  

Laurence and Sally Martin

Laurence and Sally Martin

Laurence and Sally Martin take a good, hard look at one of the items up for sale in St. Paul during the auction preview. 960 1280

  

Laurence and Sally Martin

Laurence and Sally Martin

Laurence and Sally look toward a crate that's up on the auction block in St. Paul. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer

Mark Meyer

Bad news for Mark as he loses a bid during the St. Paul auction. 960 1280

  

Sally Martin

Sally Martin

The excitement is infectious as Sally throws back her arms in celebration during the St. Paul auction. 960 1280

  

The buyers wage war in the west at a government-run auction in Sacramento, CA. Mark cuts into the Martins by bidding high on a box of knives, and Billy's profits skyrocket when he makes an astronomical find. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Mark Meyer examines a large, round item during the auction preview in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Cameras roll as Billy Leroy talks about the items up for bid in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Mark tests a protective glove box during the auction preview in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

High atop his podium, an auctioneer begins the bidding on a new item during the Sacramento auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Cool and collected, Billy places a bid during the Sacramento auction. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  

Laurence and Sally celebrate a winning auction bid in Sacramento. 960 1280

Rob Baker Photography  


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