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Back Lot Number: 732  
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Description: 1966 Roberto Clemente 200th Hit Baseball (Home Run off Juan Marichal) (NL MVP Season). W.Giles NL baseball which was hit for the 200th base hit of the season by Clemente in the form of a 2nd inning home run off Juan Marichal. The ball is inscribed in Clemente's hand, "200 Hits Home Rum (SP: run) off Juan Marichal" and "1st of 3-3" on adjacent side panel. There is evidence of earlier writing in Clemente's hand underneath the vintage blue ink writing indicating the fact he likely was enhancing faded inscription. The ball itself exhibits evident game use including soiling and impact markings. Very desirable documented milestone baseball with additional scarcity as a home run baseball. Includes LOA from JSA (handwriting) and letter of provenance from the Clemente family: EX
Estimated Price Range: ($5,000-$10,000)
Current EST:  11/19/18 1:13:21 PM
  Sold for Price: $6,500.00;