(12) Signed Baltimore Orioles Collection with Ripken Bat 
Lot Number 459
 
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Note: the image in the catalog shows three multi-signed bats that are not part of this lot. The images below are accurate for this lot.

“Birds of a feather flock together” with this incredible collection of (12) signed Baltimore Orioles items. Highlighted by a Cal Ripken Jr. autographed bat, these signatures are penned in blue or black ink and grade primarily in the ("8-9") range. Included are 1984 Baltimore Orioles Tour of Japan Multi-Signed Ball: (23 signatures, mostly “7”, rare OAL Japan Tour stamp) with West Panel: Murray; East Panel: Ripken Sr.; Signed Bats: Louisville Slugger: Murray (“9”, #/3000), Ripken (signed twice), Weaver; Rawlings Adirondack: Palmer (silver) Framed Pieces: Final Game Display: (3 signatures) with B. Ripken, Ripken Sr., Ripken Jr.; Orioles Hall of Famers $2 Bill display: (8 signatures) with Aparicio, Palmer, Ripken Jr., Roberts, B. Robinson, F. Robinson and Weaver (15 x 11-1/2”). Auction LOA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of signatories, please visit our website.

1984 Baltimore Orioles Tour of Japan Multi-Signed Ball: (23 signatures, mostly “7”, rare OAL Japan Tour stamp, ball “6”) Sweet Spot: Altobelli; West Panel: Roenicke, J. Williams, Murray (“8”), S. Davis, M. Brown; East Panel: Ripken Sr. (d.1999, “8”), Sheets, Snell, Bumbry, Cruz; North Panel: Underwood, D. Martinez, Boddicker, Rowe, Ramirez, Dauer; South Panel: M. Young, unidentified, Traber, Swaggerty, Rayford; Reverse Sweet Spot: Hendricks (d.2005, “7”); Signed Bats: Louisville Slugger: Murray (“9”, #/3000), Ripken (signed twice, both “8”), Weaver (“10”, 40th anniversary barrel); Rawlings Adirondack: Palmer (“9”, silver) Framed Pieces: Final Game Display: (3 signatures, all “9-10”, 11 x 13-1/4”) B. Ripken (“9”), Ripken Sr. (d.1999, “9”), Ripken Jr. (“10”); Orioles Hall of Famers $2 Bill display: (8 signatures, mostly “9”); Aparicio, Mussina, Palmer, Ripken Jr., Roberts, B. Robinson, F. Robinson, Weaver (15 x 11-1/2”); The Ripken’s Orioles Postcards: (2 signatures, both “8”) Ripken Jr., B. Ripken (9x12, postcards both PR); Photographs/Ephemera: 1980s Eddie Murray photograph (5x7, “10”), 1991 Jim Palmer signed letter regarding his comeback (2 pages, “9”); Plate: 1950s Orioles Homer Laughlin Best China plate: (3 signatures, 9-1/2 diameter, plate EX) F. Robinson (“9”, B. Robinson (“9”) and Weaver (“7”). Also included are (13) unsigned items including a compilation of Baltimore Sun newspapers covering various Orioles events, 1983 World Champs pin with ribbon (VG), a mini-pennant and other trinkets.  
 
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