1958 New York Yankees Team-Signed Baseball with (23) Signatures 
Lot Number 973
 
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The 1958 edition of the New York Yankees won their fifth World Championship of the decade by eking out a seven-game series over the Milwaukee Braves. Presented is a 1958 New York Yankees team-signed baseball with (23) signatures. This non-descript baseball is penned in blue ink and reveals minor to moderate abrasions and contusions on each panel with the ball grading in the (5-6) range. Signatories include Sweet Spot: Berra (6), Mantle (d.1995, 7); West Panel: Simpson (d.1979, 6), Bauer (d.2007, 5), Larsen (6), Carey (7), Ford (5, first name variant); East Panel: McDougald (6), D. Johnson (d.2004, 6), Throneberry (d.1994, 5), Skowron (5), Ditmar (3); North Panel: Duren (5), Lumpe (6), Richardson (6), Kucks (5), Grim (d.1996, 6); South Panel: Kubek (6), Turley (6), Slaughter (d.2002, 5), Maglie (d.1992, 5), Siebern (5) and Sturdivant (6). Auction COA from James Spence Authentications. 
 
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