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    1949 New York Yankees Team Signed Baseball from The Ralph Houk Collection. Customarily, the manager is reserved for the sweet spot when a baseball is passed around for signing. Only a select few have been able to push the skipper to a side panel. During the latter stages of his career, Joe DiMaggio was one of the living legends given sweet spot status. These twenty-eight autographs average 5/10 to 7/10 with some being diminished. Included are: DiMaggio (6.5/10), Berra, Bauer, Porterfield, Reynolds, Bill Johnson, Niarhos, Hood (only year with Yankees), Henrich, Lopat, Coleman, Raschi, Houk, Woodling, Silvera, Marshall, Stirnweiss, Byrne, Rizzuto, Dickey, Keller, Lindell, Shea, Brown and four more. Letter of provenance from Ralph Houk's daughter (copy of original). Full LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    May, 2017
    11th-13th Thursday-Saturday
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