Spring Premier Auction 2013
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On June 15th, 1977 the New York Mets traded Tom Seaver, the greatest superstar in their short history to the Cincinnati Reds. Carrying an impressive 7-3 record in 13 appearances with the Mets, Tom "Terrific" took the trade personally, and though saddened by his departure, continued to win pitch brilliantly, finishing the 1977 season with 21 wins. Presented here is Tom Seaver’s New York Mets game worn road jersey from that season. On the front left tail of the jersey is the "Goodman Sons" manufacturer's size "45" wash instructions tag. In the collar of the jersey is a strip tag that reads "45- '77 in blue stitch. Across the front of the jersey is "Mets." Below that, and on the back is the player number "41”. All lettering and numbers are done in blue on orange tackle twill. On the left sleeve is the "Mets" team logo patch. The jersey excellent game-use with no alterations of any kind.
Includes a comprehensive LOA from MEARS (Grade A10).