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Multi-Signed Hall of Fame Balls (2)
Starting Bid - $300.00 , Sold For - $1,292.50
Two multi-signed balls together featuring signatures of twenty-eight Hall of Fame players, all of whom, with the exception of two, are now deceased. 1) Official American League (Cronin) ball signed in blue ink (grading "9/10") by the following seventeen players: George Kelly (sweet spot), Hank Greenberg (sweet spot), Rube Marquard, Joe Medwick, Lefty Grove, Jesse Haines, Sam Rice, Red Ruffing, Ted Page (Negro League great), Buck Leonard, Luke Appling, Harry Hooper, Warren Giles, Stan Coveleski, Monte Irvin, Ted Lyons, and Bill Terry. The Irvin signature, which is in a different shade of ink, appears to have been added at a later date. The ball has been coated with a light layer of protective shellac and is in Excellent to Mint condition. 2) MacGregor "Official League" ball signed in either blue or black ink (ranging in grade from "6" to "10," averaging "9") by the following twelve players: Joe DiMaggio (sweet spot), Hank Greenberg, Joe Medwick, Bob Feller, Ted Lyons, Edd Roush, Bill Terry, Lefty Grove, Sam Rice, Red Ruffing, Dizzy Dean, and Carl Hubbell. The ball displays a few areas of light, scattered age toning and is otherwise in Excellent to Mint condition. LOA from James Spence/JSA. Total: 2 signed balls. Reserve $300. Estimate $500/$1,000. SOLD FOR $1,292.50
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