(7) MLBPA Signed Team Sheets with Maris & Martin 
Lot Number 413
 
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Description

The presented lot contains seven Major League Baseball Players’ Association team-signed sheets, each dating to 1959-60 with a combined (203) signatures to be found. The sheets are uniformly 8-1/2 x 14 with the 1960 Giants example being the sole framed example. Included in the lot are (5) 1960 Flip-Card agreements, including Athletics: signed by (32), mostly in pencil on an uneven surface, including R. Boone (d.2004), Dickson (d.1989), Heffner (d.1989), Maris (d.1985, pencil), Sain (d.2006); Giants: signed by (27), all in ballpoint, including Cepeda, Rhodes, Sauer (d.2001), Wagner (d.2004); Reds: signed by (28), mostly in ballpoint, including Bell (d.1995), Hegan (d.1994), Jones (d.1983), Moses (d.1990, coach), Pinson (d.1995); Senators: signed by (28), all in ballpoint, including Killebrew, Pascual, Sievers; Tigers: signed by (30), all in ballpoint, including Henrich, Kaline, Kuenn (d.1988, noted as simply Harvey on the upper left corner), Kuenn (full signature); and (2) MLBPA fee sheets, including 1959 Indians: signed by (30), both in pen and pencil, including Colavito (ink), Garcia (d.1986, ink), Lemon (d.2000, pencil), Martin (d.1989, pencil), Minoso, Peirsall, and manager White (d.1986, ink); and 1960 Giants: signed by (28), all in ballpoint, including Cepeda, Jones (d.1971), Long (d.1991) and Marichal (debuted just one month prior). With ample tough names, early style signatures and All-Stars, the lot will surely impressive any baseball buff. COA from James Spence Authentications. Please visit our website for a more complete listing of each team sheet.

1960 Flip-Card Series team sheet

Athletics – signed by (32), mostly in pencil signed on an uneven surface, including R. Boone (d.2004), Cerv, Craft (d.1995), Daley, DeMaestri, Dickson (d.1989), Garver, Grim, Haldey, Heffner (d.1989), Kucks, Lumpe, Maris (d.1985, pencil), Sain (d.2006), Terwilliger, Tuttle (d.1998), P. Ward and D. Williams.

Giants – signed by (27), all in ballpoint, including F. Alou, Brandt, Cepeda, Davenport, Fisher, Landrith, McCormick, Parker, Rhodes, Sauer (d.2001), Schmidt, Spencer, Wagner (d.2004) and Worthington.

Reds – signed by (28), mostly in ballpoint, including Acker, Bailey (d.2007), Bell (d.1995), Hegan (d.1994), Hoak, Jones (d.1983), Kasko, Lockman, Lynch, Moses (d.1990, coach), Newcombe, O’Toole, Pena, Pinson (d.1995), Purkey, Schmidt (d.2007) and Thomas.

Senators – signed by (28), all in ballpoint, including Allison, K. Aspromonte, Bequer, Bertoia, Briggs, Clevenger, Kemmerer, Killebrew, J. Lemon, Mele, Naragon, Pascual, Porter, Sievers, Stobbs, F. Throneberry (d.1999) and Woodeshick.

Tigers – signed by (30), all in ballpoint, including Burnside, Bridges, Groth, Henrich, Kaline, Kuenn (d.1988, noted as simply Harvey on the upper left corner), Kuenn (full signature), Lepico, Maxwell, Mossi, Narleski, Schultz, Sisler, Wilson, Yost and Zernial.


MLBPA Fees team sheets

1959 Indians – signed by (30), both in pen and pencil, including Bell, Brown, Colavito (ink), Garcia (d.1986, ink), Held, Lemon (d.2000, pencil), Locke, Martin (d.1989, pencil), McLish, Minoso, Nixon, Perry, Peirsall, Score, Valo (d.1998) and manager White (d.1986, ink).

1960 Giants – signed by (28), all in ballpoint, including F. Alou, Byerly, Cepeda, Davenport, Jones (d.1971), Landrith, Loes, Long (d.1991), Maranda (d.2000), Marichal (debuted one month prior), Marshall, McCormick, McCovey, Miller, O’Dell, Philley and Sanford. 
 
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