Mid-Summer Classic Auction 2013
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on:
"National League" red & blue stitch baseball signed by 35 American and National League players with many Hall of Famers. Included are: Babe Ruth(HOF)(SS), Lou Gehrig(HOF), Herb Pennock(HOF), Tony Lazzeri(HOF), Pie Traynor(HOF), Paul Waner(HOF), Lloyd Waner(HOF), Red Ruffing(HOF), Al Lopez(HOF), Earle Combs(HOF), Carl Hubbell(HOF)(SS), Bill Dickey(HOF), Art Fletcher, Lyn Lary, Ben Bengough, Eddie Marshall(SS), Chick Fullis, Joe Moore, Dusty Cooke, Jimmie Reese, Frank Hogan, Lou McEvoy, Glenn Wright, the rest unidentified to to handwriting, lightness of signature, or ball placement. Players appear to be from the New York Yankees, New York Giants, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Brooklyn Robins. Ruth about 6/10, Gehrig 3/10. Most of the black steel-tip fountain pen signatures range from 3/10 to 7/10. Ball has very evenly darkened over the years.
Full LOA from JSA.