Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Circa 1929 Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig & G.C. Alexander Signed Baseball. We can't quite solve the riddle of this baseball, as our initial theory that the presence of the three Hall of Famers listed in the auction lot title would suggest 1926 or 1928 World Series vintage was derailed by others who arrived on the Major League scene afterwards. But while the origins remain in question, the tremendous appeal does not. The Ruth signature upon the sweet spot of the "Official League Ball" would make for a $15,000 single in its 8/10 condition, and his sidekick Gehrig is equally strong on the southern panel. The very tough Grover Cleveland Alexander resides to the north of the Babe, projecting at an even more impressive 9/10. Other notables include Combs (3/10), Dickey (9/10), Lazzeri (6/10) and Wilcy Moore (8/10). Eighteen autographs are here in total, with the average a solid 6/10. A fine chance to bring some qualiity pre-war Hall of Fame autographs into your collection. LOA from PSA/DNA. LOA from James Spence Authentication.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    3rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 804

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 33 days left to consign to the 2019 April 18 - 19 Spring Sports Card Sports - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I am completely satisfied, more to the point, absolutely ecstatic, about not only the proceeds but the wonderful professional manner every aspect of my little consignment was handled.
    Bill R.,
    Green Bay, WI
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 November 15-16 Fall Sports Card Catalog Auction
    2018 November 15-16 Fall Sports Card Catalog Auction
    REALIZED $8,473,021