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    Leo Durocher Single Signed Baseball. We offer a beautiful single signed baseball from one of the great legends of the game Leo Durocher. The ONL (Giamatti)ball is signed in blue ballpoint on the sweet spot and above the signature in stamping on the ball is "Leo" the Lip. Mild toning on the ball does nothing to detract from the signature. He was an infielder for the 4 teams including the Yankees,and Cardinals, as well as a manager for 5 teams including the Dodgers, and Giants. Upon his retirement, he ranked fifth all-time among managers with 2,009 career victories , second only to John McGraw in history. Durocher still ranks tenth in career wins by a manager. A controversial and outspoken character, Durocher's career was dogged by clashes with authority, umpires (his 95 career ejections as a manager trailed only McGraw when he retired, and still rank fourth on the all-time list), and the press. One of his most famous quotes was "Nice guys finish last". Durocher was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1994 .



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    May-Jun, 2011
    8th-5th Sunday-Sunday
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