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    1937 New York Yankees & Giants Signed Baseball with Ruth, Gehrig, Ott. It had been three years since the greatest figure in franchise history donned the pinstripes, but the Babe was apparently a guest at the Stadium when this OAL (Harridge) ball made the rounds of the dugout. With his old buddy Lou Gehrig (3/10) sharing sweet spot duties with Giants star Gus Mancuso, the Babe spreads out on the side panel with a large 8/10 application. Mel Ott (7/10) appears at the top of the opposing panel, making this one of just a handful of known spheres with the first and third members of the 500 Home Run Club. Other notables: Joe DiMaggio (2/10), Earle Combs (6/10), Bill Dickey (4/10), Joe McCarthy (secretarial). Nineteen signatures in total, sealed beneath a vintage coating of shellac. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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