Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1937 Rogers Hornsby Signed Baseball. Game used ONL (Frick) sphere apparently saw action during a September 21, 1937 contest between the Giants and Cubs according to a vintage notation in an unknown hand. The ball is autographed by two of that contest's umpires--Babe Pinelli (Larsen perfect game home plate umpire) and Beans Reardon (Babe Ruth 714th home run home plate umpire)--as well as Hall of Fame slugger Rogers Hornsby, apparently in Chicago looking for a managerial or coaching position after ending his playing career months earlier at age forty-one. Reardon inscribed "National League Umpire." Autographs average 9/10. Hornsby singles with autographs of this quality approach the five-figure mark, so this is a fine compromise. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 496

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on May 15, 2015 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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 25 days left to consign to the 2021 December 18 Sports Showcase Auction !

    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