Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1957 Cleveland Indians Team Signed Baseball With Roger Maris. Who would have guessed in June of 1958 that the Cleveland Indians were trading away the next home run king in Roger Maris? With nine home runs in fifty-one games for the Tribe, there were flashes of his power, but the .225 batting average that came with it was too hard for the team to stomach, when they could get Vic Power in the trade, with his .332-16-80 line? Still, the brief 1957 to 1958 stint in Cleveland served to make team signed baseballs with Maris a rather tough commodity.

    The offered baseball is a stunning example of a 1957 (Maris' rookie year) Indians team ball. Placed on a Cleveland Baseball Federation Official League orb, the signatures average a superb 8-10/10 on a Mint, white ball. Twenty-six signatures in all cover the ball, highlighted by Maris (8/10), Cal McLish, Bob Lemon, Early Wynn and Eddie Stanky. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    6th-8th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 249

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) 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 29 days left to consign to the 2020 June 18 The Henri Nuber PSA Set Registry Collection Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    From the outset and my initial contact with you at Heritage I have been treated courteously. You have taken extra care in assuring me that the experience would be a positive one.
    Samuel Finz,
    Philomont, VA
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search