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    1887-90 N172 Old Judge John Ward (#478-5) PSA EX-MT 6 - Pop One, None Higher! John Ward was much more than your typical athlete. During his 17-year career, Ward played shortstop, pitched and managed for Providence, Brooklyn and New York. Graduating from Columbia Law School in 1885, Ward understood the business of baseball and was a champion of the unpopular concept of player's rights. Ward challenged the player's clause which eventually led to the formation of the short-lived Players League in 1890. Pose: #478-5 Throw-R/hand cap high-R/profile. Caption: Capt. JOHN WARD, S. S. N.Y's. Graded PSA EX-MT 6 - Pop One, none higher from a total pop of just four. Photo quality: Excellent.

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