NOTE: This lot has been modified from the printed catalog to reflect that there are only (5) signed items - The Catfish Hunter ball has been removed from this lot
Pinstriper stalwarts spanning more than half a century have autographed the (5) items in this Bronx-themed lot. Pennings show (“8”) or better quality throughout with highlights including: Mantle framed to 14-1/2 x 16-1/2", an 8x10 color print is signed by the switch-hitting great in black marker; A. Rodriguez a Yankees replica home jersey signed on the back in black marker (inscribed “Go Yankees!”); Single-Signed Baseballs (3) with Ford, Martin and Posada. More on our website.
Mickey Mantle Signed Photograph this piece comes with a photo LOA from GAI, as well as a PSA/DNA auction LOA from a 2003 sale.
Alex Rodriguez Signed Yankees Home Jersey a white knit button-down garment with a blue pinstripe pattern, “NY” sewn to the left breast in blue twill and “13” sewn to the back in like fashion. Rodriguez’ black marker autograph and inscription of “Go Yankees!” has been executed just below the number. The “Russell Athletic” size “48” jersey still has its retail tagging and comes with an “AROD” cert and hologram. The limited edition (1/313) souvenir also comes with PSA/DNA paperwork from a previous auction.
Whitey Ford a snow-white OML Selig orb (grade ‘10”) signed on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint and inscribed “HOF 74.” Additional inscriptions (in Ford’s hand) include: North Panel “61 Cy - 25-4 – 3.21 ERA – 209 S-outs”; South Panel “61 W.S. Champs – 61 W.S. MVP” (Steiner Sports COA/hologram)
Billy Martin a near-white OAL Brown ball (grade “7-8”) signed on the sweet spot in blue ballpoint; comes with PSA/DNA paperwork from a previous auction.
Jorge Posada a snow-white OML Selig ball (grade “10”) signed and personalized on a side panel (Steiner Sports COA/hologram)
Also included is an Alfonso Soriano 2003 All-Star Game Warm-Up Jersey a white micromesh button-down garment with “AMERICAN” arched across the chest in black-on-gray twill, “12” sewn to the back and “SORIANO” arched atop the number in like fashion. The left and right sleeves are respectively home to an event logo patch and a Yankees logo patch, while an MLB silhouette logo patch adorns the base of the neck. The collar’s interior features a “Majestic” label and size “XL” tag while the left side seam has a fabric content tag with a “0065” gamer code. Shows appropriate single event wear.
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