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    1930's Grover Cleveland Alexander Single Signed Baseball. Whether collectors of singles from 300 Game Winners, or simply from Hall of Famers, most will be lacking an example from this troubled legend, whose alcoholism, epilepsy and post-traumatic stress from World War I horrors couldn't derail one of the most remarkable pitching careers in baseball history. Alexander's death in 1950, and the aforementioned afflictions that saw him absent from the public eye with only rare exceptions since the end of his barnstorming days in the mid-1930's, have left only a tiny supply of single signed baseballs available to the collecting market. Here we present an attractive two-tone stitched "Official League Ball," effectively providing the appearance of the official National League spheres of the Dead Ball Era that Alexander dominated. His side panel offering presents with impressive 8/10 tenacity on the game used horsehide. One of the finer examples we've handled. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Full LOA from James Spence Authentication.


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    May, 2012
    3rd-5th Thursday-Saturday
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