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    1959 Home Run Derby Complete Set (20) - #6 on the PSA Set Registry. This set ranks #6 on the "Current Finest" list on the PSA Set Registry with a 1.3 GPA. Today, the "Home Run Derby" is an event held before the annual All Star Game thrilling American and National League fans alike. In 1959, "Home Run Derby" referred to a very popular television program that showcased baseball's best home run sluggers in a contest of strength and skill. To promote the show, a card set featuring 20 players was produced but today these cards rank among the more scarce cards of the 1950's. They are as condition sensitive as they are scarce due to their post card size dimensions and flimsy card stock. Offered is a rarely encountered 20-card complete set, every card has been graded by PSA. The technical grades clash with the visual as most cards present in the EX to EX/MT range but have either have a staple hole or pin hole at the top/center. Includes: PSA 5 (MK): 1 card, Hank Aaron; PSA 4 (MK): 2 cards, Jackie Jensen and Ed Mathews; PSA Poor 1 (MK): 5 cards, Bob Allison, Bob Cerv, Gil Hodges, Willie Mays and Wally Post; PSA Poor 1: 12 cards, Ernie Banks, Ken Boyer, Rocky Colavito, Al Kaline, Harmon Killebrew, Jim Lemon, Mickey Mantle, Frank Robinson, Mark Scott/Host, Duke Snider, Dick Stuart and Gus Triandos.


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