Auction Item Details

Back Lot Number: 87  

Lot 87
Description: Don Newcombe Montreal Royals contract and Brooklyn Dodgers Contract Assignment. Original player contract issued to star Negro League pitcher Don Newcombe by the Montreal Royals for the 1949 season. Contract is signed on the front and interior by Newcombe and Gen. Manager B.Bavasi. The lot also includes a May 14, 1949 contract assignment from the Montreal Royals to the Brooklyn Dodgers. The assignment is also signed by Bavasi. The lot includes an original 1949 image of Newcombe in Montreal uniform. Interesting early Major League career document relating to one of the most dominant pitchers of the 1950s era. Includes LOA from James Spence Authentication: EX-MT
Sold For: $600.00

Estimated Price: ($500.00-$750.00)