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    1954 George "Sparky" Anderson Signed Minor League Contract. The Hall of Fame manager was just a twenty year old kid when he signed this Uniform Player's Contract accepting $275 per month to represent the Pueblo Dodgers of the Class A Western League. Anderson's autograph appears in 10/10 green ink on the first and third pages of the four-page document, the rare "George L. Anderson" signature format. This is the earliest Anderson contract we've ever encountered, and quite likely the earliest that exists anywhere, as this is just his second season of professional ball, following a Class C campaign in 1953. Document is EX-MT with original storage folds. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication. Pre-Certified by PSA/DNA.


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    October, 2012
    25th-27th Thursday-Saturday
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