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    1961-83 Chicago White Sox Team Signed Baseballs Lot of 23. Over two decades of South Side baseball is represented within this collection of team balls ranging from 7/10 to 9/10 in condition unless otherwise noted. 1961-73 teams appear on OAL Cronin balls and 1974-83 on OAL MacPhail balls. Some of the later balls are toned. Expect an average of two clubhouse signatures per ball, though these are minor figures unless otherwise noted. 1) 1961: 27 signatures, Lopez, Fox, Larsen, Minoso, Cuccinello. Shellacked. 2) 1962: 30 signatures, Lopez, Fox, Wynn, Aparicio, Deacon Jones. Shellacked. 3) 1963: 28 signatures, Lopez, Fox, Cuccinello. Shellacked, 6/10. 4) 1964: 29 signatures, Lopez, Wilhelm, Minoso, Cuccinello. 5) 1965: 30 signatures, Lopez, Wilhelm, Burgess, Skowron. 6) 1966: 32 signatures, Stanky, Wilhelm, Skowron, John. 7) 1967: 32 signatures, Wilhelm, Colavito, Boyer, Grissom. 8) 1968: 32 signatures, Stanky, Wilhelm, Boyer, Grissom. 9) 1969: 29 signatures, Aparicio, John, Cuccinello. 6/10. 10) 1970: 28 signatures, Appling, John, Gutteridge. 6/10. 11) 1971: 29 signatures, Tanner, Appling, Sain, John. 12) 1972: 25 signatures, Tanner, Wood, Sain. 13) 1973: 28 signatures, Tanner, Sain, Hairston. 4/10. 14) 1974: 31 signatures, Tanner, Hairston, Wood. 5/10. 15) 1975: 32 signatures, Tanner, Gossage, Sain, Hairston. 4/10. 16) 1976: 25 signatures, Richards, Gossage, Minoso, Wood. 5/10. 17) 1977: 27 signatures, Lemon, Soderholm. 18) 1978: 31 signatures, Lemon, Doby, Washington. 19) 1979: 28 signatures, Kessinger, Pryor, Bannister. 20) 1980: 29 signatures, La Russa (CH), Washington, Prior, Bell. 21) 1981: 29 signatures, La Russa, Hairston, Luzinski. 22) 1982: 25 signatures, La Russa, Hairston, Luzinski. 23) 1983: 25 singatures, La Russa, Koosman, Luzinski. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

    The Ray Crump Collection

    The memorabilia in this section originates from personal collection of Ray Crump, who got his start in baseball within the Washington Senators' clubhouse, serving as a batboy for the club beginning in 1948. When the Senators moved to Minnesota in 1961, he came North with them to become the Twins' first equipment manager, a position he held until retiring from the organization in 1984. This long tenure in the American League provided Mr. Crump with the ability to amass a vast collection of keepsakes, which are presented in the pages that follow.


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