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    1940 Connie Mack Handwritten Signed Letter re: Bizarre Double Steal. The Hall of Fame manager describes the first ever steal of first base to a man named Mr. Skelton, perhaps "Red?" Mack explains a situation with runners on first and third. His text, in part. "Harry started for second to get the catcher to throw which the catcher did not do, then Harry on the next pitch went back to first base, then on the next pitch Harry went to second and this time the catcher threw to second and Fultz scored the winning run." This odd tale of what may have been the first double steal in baseball history was penned on hotel stationery, then clipped of its edges and affixed to a backing sheet. All ink is 9+/10. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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