For the avid autograph hound is this impressive assembly of (1400+) 1950s-1990s signed baseball cards from each of the major manufacturers. This assortment is highlighted by (63) Hall of Famers, several stars and a sprinkling of deceased big leaguers. The majority of cards come from the 1980s-1990s with moderate player duplication found throughout. Penned primarily in blue or black ink, the autographs average in the ("8-9") range or better. Additionally, the majority of cards average (NM) with pre-1980 examples faring lesser. Highlights include Hall of Famers: (63 cards) with Banks, (5) Boggs, (8) Carew, Fisk, Hunter (1971 Topps), Marichal (1964 Topps), (2) Mathews (1958 Topps AS, 1962 Topps), Mays, Puckett, Ripken Jr., Sandberg; Stars: (65 cards) with Clemens, (2) Griffey Jr., Jeter, (11) Maddux, (3) Mattingly, (5) McGwire, (2) M. Rivera, A. Rodriguez, Rose and F. Thomas. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of key cards, please visit our website.
Hall of Famers: (63 cards) with (5) Anderson (with 1971 Topps), Aparicio, Banks, (5) Boggs, (8) Carew, (6) Carter, (2) Doerr, (2) Eckersley, R. Ferrell (d.1995), (2) Finger, Fisk, Gossage, Gwynn, Hunter (d.1999, 1971 Topps), Jenkins, Killebrew (1974 Topps), Lasorda, Lemon (d.2000), Marichal (1964 Topps), (2) Mathews (d.2001, 1958 Topps AS, 1962 Topps), Mays, (3) Molitor, Murray, P. Niekro, (2) Palmer (1973 Topps, 1974 Topps), Puckett (d.2006), Ripken Jr., B. Robinson (175 Topps),(2) F. Robinson (1974 Topps), Sandberg, Schmidt, O. Smith, Sutton, (2) B. Williams (1974 Topps);
Stars: (65 cards) with D. Allen, R. Alomar, Biggio, Clemens, (3) Dawson, Giambi, (2) Glavine, (2) Griffey Jr., Halladay, Jeter, Larsen, (11) Maddux, (3) Mattingly, (5) McGwire (one with Canseco), Murphy, (7) Mussina, (2) Palmeiro, Posada, A. Rodriguez, Rice, (2) M. Rivera, I. Rodriguez, Rose, Rosen, Sheffield, Skowron (1958 Topps AS), Smoltz, F. Thomas. (7) J. Torre, (2) M. Wills;
Deceased: (13 cards) with (2) Beck (d.2007), Bonds (d.2003), (2) Briles (d.2005), Caminiti (d.2004), Garcia (d.1986, 1959 Topps), Murcer (d.2008), J. Niekro (d.2006), Score (d.2008), D. Sisler (d.1998). L. Wagner (d.2004)