(9) 1980-1992 Team-Signed Baseballs with (2) Red Sox including Clemens 
Lot Number 985
 
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The offered starting nine of team-signed baseballs from 1980-1992 features some of the greatest talent of the era. This group is highlighted by greats such as Roger Clemens, Nolan Ryan, Willie Stargell and Tony Gwynn. Additionally, several tough deceased signatures are also present. These spheres are penned in blue or black ink on OAL or ONL baseballs. Highlights include 1980 Pittsburgh Pirates: (19 signatures, average 9-10, ball 9) East Panel: Stargell (d.2001, 7); 1983 Kansas City Royals: (29 signatures, median 7-8, ball 7) Sweet Spot: Howser (d.1987, 7); West Panel: Brett (8); 1987 Boston Red Sox: (27 signatures, mostly 8, ball 10) West Panel: Boggs (8); North Panel: Clemens (8); 1987 Milwaukee Brewers: (29 signatures, average 9-10, ball 8) North Panel: Yount (9); 1988 San Diego Padres: (22 signatures, mostly 8-9, ball 9) East Panel: Gwynn (7); 1989 Baltimore Orioles: (30 signatures, mainly 9-10, ball 10) Sweet Spot: F. Robinson (9); North Panel: Schilling (9); 1989 Boston Red Sox: (30 signatures, average 8-9, ball 9) East Panel: Clemens (8), Boggs (8); 1992 Chicago White Sox: (27 signatures, median 8, ball 9) South Panel: F. Thomas (8) and 1992 Texas Rangers: (27 signatures, mainly 8-9, ball 9) North Panel: Ryan (8). The signatures on these baseballs come with an auction COA from James Spence Authentications. For a more complete list of key signatures, please visit our website.

1980 Pittsburgh Pirates: (19 signatures, average 9-10, ball 9) West Panel: Blyleven (9); East Panel: Stargell (d.2001, 7); 1983 Kansas City Royals: (29 signatures, median 7-8, ball 7) Sweet Spot: Howser (d.1987, 7); West Panel: F. White (7), Brett (8), C. Boyer (d.2007, 7); North Panel: Colavito (7); South Panel: Perry (7), Quisenberry (d.1998, 7); 1987 Boston Red Sox: (27 signatures, mostly 8, ball 10) West Panel: Boggs (8); East Panel: Rice (8), Baylor(7); North Panel: Buckner (7), Clemens (8); South Panel: Evans (7); 1987 Milwaukee Brewers: (29 signatures, average 9-10, ball 8) North Panel: Yount (9); 1988 San Diego Padres: (22 signatures, mostly 8-9, ball 9) West Panel: Show (d.1994, 9); East Panel: Gwynn (7), Santiago (8); North Panel: Kruk (9); 1989 Baltimore Orioles: (30 signatures, mainly 9-10, ball 10) Sweet Spot: F. Robinson (9); West Panel: Oates (d.2004); North Panel: Schilling (9); 1989 Boston Red Sox: (30 signatures, average 8-9, ball 9) West Panel: L. Smith (9); East Panel: Clemens (8), Boggs (8); North Panel: Tiant 8); South Panel: Rice (8); 1992 Chicago White Sox: (27 signatures, median 8, ball 9) East Panel: Ventura (9); North Panel: Raines (8); South Panel: F. Thomas (8); 1992 Texas Rangers: (27 signatures, mainly 8-9, ball 9) West Panel: K. Brown (8), Sierra (9); East Panel: I. Rodriguez (8); North Panel: Ryan (8); South Panel: K. Rogers (9) 
 
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