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    Ron Blomberg Inscription Single Signed Baseball We offer a Mint single signed baseball (OML Selig) signed on sweet spot by Ron Blomberg. He has added the inscription "1st A.L. D.H. 4/6/73". Blomberg's place in baseball history is assured, as he has the distinction of being the first major leaguer to play a game as a designated hitter . On April 6, 1973 at Fenway Park , he was walked by Red Sox pitcher Luis Tiant in his first plate appearance of the game. In his 8-season career, Blomberg compiled a .293 batting average (391-for-1,333) with 52 home runs, 224 RBIs , 184 runs , 67 doubles , and 8 triples in 461 games. He added a .360 on base percentage and a .473 slugging average .



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    September, 2010
    12th Sunday
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