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    1987 Ryne Sandberg Game Worn Chicago Cubs Jersey--Photo Matched! Ten All-Star berths, nine Gold Gloves, seven Silver Slugger bats, a home run crown, and a National League MVP Award were the spoils of war for this Hall of Fame second baseman, one of the most popular Wrigley fixtures since the departure of Ernie Banks. This classic blue pullover knit is the road format that Sandberg wore throughout the first half of his service to the Windy City, the offered specimen dating to his fourth of ten consecutive seasons representing the Senior Circuit at the All-Star Game's second sack.

    Circular team logo patches appear over the heart and left sleeve respectively, with "Sandberg 23" taking up residence on verso in red-on-white tackle twill. Interior collar bears "Rawlings [size] 42" label with embroidered swatch directly below announcing, "23 87 1 42T." Solid game wear is evident, and definitively assured by the experts at Resolution Photomatching who have conclusively matched the jersey to an undated photo of Sandberg at the plate. Another image of Sandberg at Dodger Stadium is deemed a probable match. LOA from Resolution Photomatching. LOA from Heritage Auctions.


    Guide Value or Estimate: $20,000 - up.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    July
    30th Friday
    Auction Dates
    August
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    3 Days
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