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    1941 Joe McCarthy Single Signed Baseball. He called the shots for everyone from Cuyler and Hornsby to Ruth and Gehrig to Williams and Doerr, notching a remarkable 2,125 career victories against just 1,333 defeats. Yet managers, however great, just never tended to inspire autograph requests, leaving collectors of Hall of Fame singles battling for the short supply. Here we encounter a ball signed around the time he was watching Joltin' Joe DiMaggio string together fifty-six. The OAL (Harridge) ball is artfully inscribed on the sweet spot, "Joe McCarthy, Yankees, 1941." Black fountain pen ink is 8/10. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
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