Presented is an impressive assortment of (164) 1950s-1980s autographed baseball cards, nearly half of which features a Cooperstown enshrinee. The majority of cards come from 1980s mainstream or collector’s issues 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: (81 cards) with Bench, Berra, Carlton, Greenberg, (2) Herman, (2) Hubbell, (4) Kaline, Mantle (1964 Topps Giants), Musial, Rizzuto, Ryan, Yastrzemski; Stars/Deceased: (10 cards) with Adcock, (3) Quisenberry and (2) Torre. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of key cards and applicable death dates, please visit our website.
Hall of Famers: (81 cards) with Appling (d.1991), Bench, Berra, Boggs, Boudreau (d.2001), (2) Bunning (1968 Topps, 1970 Topps), Carlton (1974 Topps), (2) Doerr, Durocher (d.1991), Fisk, Gehringer (d.1993), Greenberg (d.1986), (2) Gwynn, (2) Herman (d.1992, 1966 Topps), (2) Hubbell (d.1988), Hunter (d.1999), (2) Irvin, (3) Jenkins, J. Johnson (d.1989), (4) Kaline (1964 Topps Giants, 1969 Topps), Kell (d.2009), Killebrew, Lasorda, (2) Lemon (d.2000), Leonard (d.1997), Mantle (d.1995, 1964 Topps Giants), Mize (d.1993), Molitor, Musial, (7) Niekro, Perez, (6) Perry (1968 Topps,1 971 Topps), Rizzuto (d.2007), Roberts, B. Robinson, Ryan, (5) Seaver, Slaughter (d.2002), O. Smith, (6) Snider, Spahn (d.2003), Sutton, Terry (d.1989), Wilhelm (d.2003, 1970 Topps), (4) Winfield, Yastrzemski;
Stars/Deceased: (10 cards) with Adcock (d.1999, 1963 Topps), (2) Glavine, (3) Quisenberry (d.1998), (2) Sauer (1959 Topps, 1961 Topps MVP), (2) Torre (1962 Topps #351, 1968 Topps)