1945 Philadelphia Athletics Team-Signed Baseball with (23) Signatures 
Lot Number 475
 
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Description

Presented is a 1945 Philadelphia Athletics team-signed ball with (23) autographs. This OAL Harridge baseball features several important signatures including Connie Mack, Al Simmons and an early George Kell exemplar. The sphere is penned in blue ink and grades a respectable (7). Highlighted signatures include Sweet Spot: Mack (d.1956, 7); West Panel: Burns (d.1974, 7); East Panel: E. Mack (d.1967, 7), A. Simmons (d.1956, 6); North Panel: D. Black (d.1959, 6), Hayes (d.1955, 7), Kell (7) and South Panel: Parisse (d.1956, 6). The signatures on this baseball come with a COA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of signatories, please visit our website.

Sweet Spot: Mack (d.1956, 7); West Panel: Knerr (d.1983), Metro, Busch (d.1987), Hall (d.2006), Burns (d.1974, 7), Cicero (d.1983); East Panel: E. Mack (d.1967, 7), A. Simmons (d.1956, 6); North Panel: D. Black (d.1959, 6), Hayes (d.1955, 7), Garrison (d.2001), Kell (7), Pruett (d.2003); South Panel: Scheib, Parisse (d.1956, 6), Peck (d.2005) and (4) unidentified. 
 
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