While they struggled mightily in the standings and at the gate, the original Washington Senators were championed on the Broadway stage. These (2) baseballs are respectively autographed by members of the 1949 and 1950 installments. The medium-toned OAL Harridge orbs (both grade “5”) showcase black-ink signatures whose strengths range from (“8”) to (“5”). Keys include: 1949 (29 signatures) with Ferrell (coach), Haynes and Scarborough; 1950 (26 signatures) with Altrock (coach), Harris (manager) and Vernon. Individual full photo LOAs from JSA.
Sweet Spot Ferrell (coach, “5-6” strength) and Lewis; North Panel Kuhel (manager), Okrie, Masterson, Stewart, Weigel, Kozar, Yost and Weik; South Panel Dente, Scarborough, Candini, Hudson, Haynes and Difani; West Panel Milan (coach), Simmons, Vollmer, Fitzgerald (coach), Robertson, Welteroth and Evans; East Panel Christman, Calvert, Thompson, Coan and Klieman; Reverse Sweet Spot E. Robinson
Sweet Spot M. Harris and Singleton; North Panel unidentified, Hudson, Ostrowski and Michaels; South Panel Evans, Consuegra, Vernon, Ortiz, Haynes, Kuzava and Coan; West Panel Stewart, Altrock (coach), Grasso, Yost, Robertson and Milan (coach); East Panel B. Harris (manager), Bearden, Ostrowski, Mele, Okrie, Myatt (coach) and Dente