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Lot 92



Lot Number: 92

Description: 1958 New York Yankees World Champions team auto. baseball. With another power-packed performance from Mickey Mantle who led the American League with 42 home runs and Bob Turley's 21 wins the Yankees repeated as American League champs for the fourth consecutive year. In the World Series, the Yankees found themselves in unfamiliar territory against the powerful Milwaukee Braves down 3 games to 1. In a legendary comeback, the Yankees became the first team since 1925 to recover from such a deficit to win the World Series. The 24 signatures on this white Harridge Official American League ball are in uniformly strong blue ballpoint ink, and include Mantle (on sweet spot), Ford, Berra, Slaughter, Turley (Cy Young Award), Howard, Bauer, Larsen, and Kubek. It is noteworthy that Mantle's signature is genuine not the usual clubhouse signature seen on Yankees team balls of this era. Includes LOA from PSA/DNA J. Spence-S.Grad: EX/MT-NM

Estimated Price: ($3,000.00-$4,000.00)

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