Assembled is a group of (38) mostly baseball items, including several autographed pieces. This gathering is highlighted by (8) single-signed bats, (4) multi-signed baseballs, numerous autographed 8x10 photographs and an assortment of signed helmets and caps. Highlighted signatories include Bench, Gossage, Hunter, Mathews and Ryan on a variety of mediums. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of items, please visit our website.
Multi-Signed Baseballs: 1985-1992 Rangers: (2 signatures, ONL, ball and signatures both 9) with Sweet Spot: Harrah; North Panel: McDowell; 1998 Rangers: (15 signatures, OAL, ball and signatures 9-10) with Sweet Spot: Wetteland (PS. 9:10 inscription); West Panel: Patterson, Oates (d.2004, 9), Levine; East Panel: Pavlik, Narron, Goodwin; North Panel: Hardy, Cedeno, Helling; South Panel: Perishio, Gunderson, Stevens, Simms, Witt; 1998 White Sox: (4 signatures, OAL, ball and signatures 10) with Sweet Spot: Foulke; East Panel: Cameron; South Panel: Rizzo, Sirotka; Yankee Legends: (7 signatures, OAL, ball and signatures 8-9) with Sweet Spot: Bauer (d.2007, 9); West Panel: Tresh; East Panel: Skowron, Larsen; North Panel: Blanchard; South Panel: Slaughter (d.2002, 8), Richardson; Bauer (9, matted); Single-Signed Baseball Bats: Louisville Slugger: Skowron (9, silver ink, black), Rawlings: Elster (8), Palmeiro (9, silver ink, black), I. Rodriguez (9); Mizuno: Gossage (10) and one unidentified; Multi-Signed Baseball Bats: Branca/Thomson (both 9, The Shot Heard Round the World Oct. 3, 1951 inscription, Rawlings), Yankees: (6 signatures, all 10, Louisville Slugger) with Bauer, Blanchard (1961-World Champs inscription), Duren (58 W.S. Champs inscription), Skowron, Terry (MV 62 W.S inscription), Tresh (1962 Rookie of the Year inscription); Single-Signed 8x10 Photographs: S. Anderson (9 with salutation), Bench (9), Erskine (d.2007, 9, matted), Dawson (10), Feller (10, matted), T. Grieve (9), Houk (9), J. Hunter (d.1999, 10, matted), Larsen (9, matted), Lyle (10, matted), (2) E. Mathews (d.2001, both 9), Palmeiro (9), Roberts (9, matted), Skowron (8, matted), Woodling (d.2001, 10, matted); Single-Signed Helmets/Caps: Gossage (8, silver ink, Yankees cap), Jenkins (8, HOF 91 inscription, silver ink, Cubs full-size replica), (2) Palmeiro (both 9, one silver ink, Rangers cap and mini-helmet), S. Sheldon (8, Rangers mini-helmet) and Sutton (7, HOF 98 inscription, silver ink, Dodgers mini-helmet). Other signed items includes a 12/1/54 personal check from boxing champ LaMotta (8), 2000 Louisville Slugger 22 mini-bat signed by Ryan (10, HOF 99 inscription) and a 2001 Texas Rangers dual-signed Gossage/Palmeiro wooden piece (both 10). Unsigned material is present as well. Included are Vintage Cards: 1958 Topps #370 Berra (PR) and 1962 Topps #30 E. Mathews (EX). A group of (6) 1998 Salvino Bammers of Maris, McGwire, Ruth and Sosa (all NM-MT), and an additional 1999 Salvino Big Bammers Sosa #21 (NM-MT, tag VG) complete this collection.