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    Late 1930's Lou Gehrig Single Signed Baseball, PSA/DNA Auto 7. It has been said that for every one hundred Babe Ruth singles, you'll find one solo Lou Gehrig, and even that may be overstating the supply of the latter. After all, Gehrig was quoted as saying, "I'm not a headline guy. I know that as long as I was following Ruth to the plate I could have stood on my head and no one would have known the difference." Though this is more of an illustration of Gehrig's tremendous modesty than a tongue-in-cheek statement of fact, it is certainly undeniable that Lou just did not receive a fraction of the autograph requests that Ruth did, leaving collectors six decades after his passing to scrap for the scant few available singles.

    This OAL (Harridge) ball has been numerically praised by the experts at PSA/DNA, who assign a 7/10 rating to the Iron Horse's side panel inscription which reads, "To Jack Rohrs, With Kind Regards, Lou Gehrig." Ball is a lovely vintage shade of off-white from its decades of careful storage. Full Grading LOA from PSA/DNA, Auto 7.


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