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    Circa 1970 Joe McCarthy Single Signed Baseball. "Sure I'm lucky," Lou Gehrig explained during his heartbreaking 1939 farewell. "Who wouldn't consider it an honor to have known Jacob Ruppert? Also, the builder of baseball's greatest empire, Ed Barrow? To have spent six years with that wonderful little fellow, Miller Huggins? Then to have spent the next nine years with that outstanding leader, that smart student of psychology, the best manager in baseball today, Joe McCarthy?" Having been honored by both the Iron Horse and the Baseball Hall of Fame, McCarthy should be considered an essential single for serious collectors. This one, created shortly before his passing, will serve nicely. It provides a rare unpersonalized 8/10 sweet spot signature on a clean OAL (Cronin) sphere. Full LOA from James Spence Authentication.


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    October, 2009
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
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