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    1951 Bowman New York Giants Collection (20). This auction features multiple mots from a collection that focused on the 1951 World Series between the New York Yankees and The New York Giants. The Yankees were extending their two-year streak of World Championships. The New York Giants won the National League pennant after beating the Brooklyn Dodgers in a three-game playoff series that concluded with Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World" home run. It is still one of the most famous home runs in the history of baseball. Each team had the distinction of having a rookie outfielder who would become a baseball legend. The series went to the Bronx Bombers who won four games to two.
    Offered is a 20-card gallery of 1951 Bowman cards featuring the NL Pennant winning New York Giants. Includes: #'s 13 Ed Stanky, 14 Alvin Dark, 37 Whitey Lockman, 61 Jim Hearn, 89 Henry Thompson, 90 Dave Koslo, 125 Bill Rigney, 126 Bobby Thomson (EX-), 127 Sal Maglie, 161 Wes Westrum, 162 Larry Jansen, 163 Monte Kennedy (PSA EX-MT 6), 198 Monte Irvin (VG/EX), 199 Sheldon Jones, 233 Leo Durocher (VG/EX), 234 Clint Hartung, 235 Jack Lohrke, 268 Don Mueller, 269 Ray Noble, 304 Allen Gettel. Grades 50% EX to EX/MT, 50% VG to VG/EX with two lesser.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $400 - up.

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