(106) Multi/Single-Signed Baseballs with Koufax 
Lot Number 1006
 
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Compiled is a gathering of (106) multi/single-signed baseballs highlighted by myriad Hall of Famers including the legendary Sandy Koufax. Unless noted, each OAL or ONL baseball is penned squarely on the sweet spot in blue or black ink with the majority of signatures grading in the (8-9) range or better. The majority of baseballs grade similarly to the signature strengths. Keys include Multi-Signed: Hall of Fame: (20 signatures, ONL, ball 8) with Sweet Spot: Musial (8); West Panel: Newhouser (d.1998, 6); East Panel: Spahn (d.2003, 8), Koufax (8), Aaron (9), McCovey (9); North Panel: Drysdale (d.1993, 8); South Panel: Bench (8), Gibson (9), E. Mathews (d.2001, 9); 1987 Twins World Championship Team: (33 signatures, OAL, ball 6) with South Panel: Carlton (8); Single-Signed OAL: Appling (d.1991, 8), Berra (8), (2) Boudreau (d.2001, both 10), R. Ferrell (d.1995, 10), (14) Fingers (all 9-10), Lemon (d.2000, 9, HOF 76 inscription), Wynn (d.1999, 9), Yastrzemski (9); Single/Dual-Signed ONL: Banks (9), (2) Bench (9, 8), (2) Branca/Thomson (both 9), Dandridge (d.1994, 9), (2) Gibson (both 10), Herman (d.1992, 8), E. Mathews (d.2001, 8), Musial (9), Rose (9), Seaver (9), (2) Slaughter (d.2002, 9, 8), (2) Snider (both 9), (2) Spahn (d.2003, 10, 9), Stargell (d.2001, 9) and (14) B. Williams (mostly 8-9 or better). Auction COA from James Spence Authentications. For a complete list of signatures, please visit our website.

The 1987 Twins baseball does have Kirby Puckett ("6").

Multi-Signed: Hall of Fame: (20 signatures, ONL, ball 8) with Sweet Spot: Musial (8); West Panel: Doerr (9), Newhouser (d.1998, 6), Carew (7), Fingers (10), Morgan (9); East Panel: Spahn (d.2003, 8), Koufax (8), Aaron (9), McCovey (9); North Panel: Drysdale (d.1993, 8), Aparicio (7), Ford (7), Perry (8), Banks (6); South Panel: Bench (8), Gibson (9), B. Williams (8), E. Mathews (d.2001, 9), Feller (9); 1987 Twins World Champions Team: (33 signatures, OAL, ball 6) with Sweet Spot: Kelly (8); West Panel: Viola (8), J. Niekro (d.2006, 8); East Panel: Reardon (8); South Panel: Carlton (8), Oliva (8), Blyleven (7); OAL: (2) Aparicio (both 7), Appling (d.1991, 8), Atherton (5, south panel), Berenguer (6, east panel), Berra (8), Blyleven (7), (2) Boudreau (d.2001, both 10), (2) Doerr (both 10, one HOF 86 inscription), Feller (8), R. Ferrell (d.1995, 10), (14) Fingers (all 9-10), (2) Ford (10, 8), G. Frazier (7), (2) Kaline (10, 9), (2) Kell (both 10), T. Kelly (3), (2) Killebrew (both 6), Lemon (d.2000, 9, HOF 76 inscription), Mize (d.1993, 9), J. Niekro (d.2006, 8), (2) Palmer (9, 8), Reardon (5, south panel), (2) B. Robinson (10, 8), Schatzeder (5, south panel), Straker (5, south panel), Viola (5), Wynn (d.1999, 9), Yastrzemski (9); b>ONL: Banks (9), (2) Bench (9, 8), (2) Branca/Thomson (both 9), (2) Brock (9, 8), Dandridge (d.1994, 9), (2) Gibson (both 10), Herman (d.1992, 8), (3) Irvin (all 9), (2) Marichal (both 8), E. Mathews (d.2001, 8), (2) McCovey (both 9), (2) Morgan (both 8), Musial (9), Perry (both 9), (2) Roberts (9, 8), F. Robinson (7), Rose (9), (2) Schoendienst (both 10), Seaver (9), (2) Slaughter (d.2002, 9, 8), (2) Snider (both 9), (2) Spahn (d.2003, 10, 9), Stargell (d.2001, 9), Wilhelm (d.2002, 6), (14) B. Williams (mostly 8-9 or better). 
 
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