Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1940 New York Yankees Team Signed Baseball. Well toned vintage baseball is signed by 22 members of the 1940 New York Yankees. The team would win an unprecedented four straight World Series titles from 1936 to 1939 .Gehrig was forced to retire because of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in 1939 .We believe the ball to have been signed in spring training of 1940, due to Art Jorgens(1939 last year), and Tiny Bonham (1940 rookie year) both having signed the ball. Regulars Bill Dickey (C), Babe Dahlgren (1B), Joe Gordon (2B), Frank Crosetti (SS), Charlie Keller (OF), Joe DiMaggio (OF), Red Ruffing (SP) (sweetspot), Spud Chandler (SP), Marius Russo (SP), Ernest "Tiny" Bonham (SP), Monte Pearson (SP), Johnny Murphy (CL) and Bump Hadley (RP) join teammates Jake Powell, Tommy Henrich, Buddy Rosar and Bill Knickerbocker, Art Jorgans among others. The Lefty Gomez signature has been deemed clubhouse. JSA Auction LOA.



    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2009
    26th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 372

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 3 days left to consign to the 2018 July 19 - 20 Summer Sports Card Catalog Auction Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Just wanted to let you know how pleased I am regarding the sale of my hockey jersey. You were great to work with, you answered all my phone calls and e-mails in a prompt manner, and you did a great job marketing the jersey.
    Jack,
    Fairmouth, ME
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    May 17-18 Sports Memorabilia Catalog Auction - Dallas
    May 17-18 Sports Memorabilia Catalog Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $4,264,496