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    1946 Boston Red Sox Team Signed Baseball from Elden Auker Collection. Official American League (Harridge) baseball is signed by 25 members of the 1946 Boston Red Sox. Regulars Hal Wagner (C), Rudy York (1B), Bob Doerr (2B), Johnny Pesky (SS), Ted Williams (OF), Dom DiMaggio (OF), George Metkovich(OF), Tex Hughson (SP), Mickey Harris (SP), Joe Dobson (SP), Jim Bagby (SP), Bob Klinger (CL), Earl Johnson (RP), Bill Zuber (RP) and Clem Dreisewerd (RP) join teammates Johnny Lazor, Tommy McBride, Pinky Higgins, Tom Carey, Eddie Pellagrini, Mike Ryba, Bill Butland among others. Williams signature is a stamp facsimile.

    Elden Auker was a major league pitcher from 1933 to 1942. After a football injury while playing at Kansas State University, he developed his signature sidearm pitching motion. He used the whip like motion as a rookie in 1933 to strike out Babe Ruth. Auker turned in a solid career for three clubs. He had double digits in wins in eight of his ten seasons. In 1935, he led the league in winning percentage. Auker also pitched in both the 1934 and 1935 World Series for the Detroit Tigers. JSA Auction LOA.



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