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    Circa 1970 Nestor Chylak Signed Baseball. This posthumous 1999 Hall of Fame inductee earned a Silver Star and Purple Heart for World War II bravery, almost losing his sight to shrapnel at the Battle of the Bulge, before beginning his quarter century of service to the American League umpiring corps. His tough autograph appears on the sweet spot of this OAL (Cronin) ball in 8/10 ballpoint ink, standing alone after expert restoration removed the other signatures which once shared space. One of the toughest singles to acquire from inductees living past 1980. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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