One season away from setting a franchise record for wins, the 1953 edition of the Cleveland Indians boasted a star-studded roster, including the "Big Four" pitching aces. Recall this highly talented team, with this 1953 Indians team-signed baseball. A period-signed OAL/Harridge ball in (EX) condition, this incredible souvenir hosts a big total of (30) autographs, that range ("7" to "9") in potency, including (5) Hall of Famers and a good number of key stars.
Featured signers are:
Sweet spot: Harry Simpson, Al Lopez (manager, HOF);
North panel: Dave Hoskins, Bob Kennedy, Tony Cuccinello (coach), Dale Mitchell, Joe Tipton, Bob Feller (HOF), Early Wynn (HOF);
South panel: Red Kress, Al Smith, George Strickland, Owen Friend, Mel Harder (coach), Art Houtteman, Bill Wight;
East panel: Hank Majeski, Joe Ginsberg, Mike Garcia, Lou Brissie, Bob Avila, Bob Hooper;
West panel: Larry Doby (HOF), Al Rosen, Bill Glynn, Wally Westlake, Jim Hegan, Bob Lemon (HOF), Bill Lobe (coach) and Luke Easter.
Full photo LOA from JSA.