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1969 New York Mets World Champions Team-Signed Ball with Gil Hodges!
Starting Bid - $200.00, Sold For - $1,185.00
Official National League (Giles) ball signed in either black or blue ink by the following twenty-seven members of the 1969 World Champion New York Mets: Hodges (Mgr., sweet spot), Berra (coach), Seaver, Ryan, Kranepool, Agee, Clendenon (twice), Gaspar, Shamsky, Pfeil, Caldwell, Grote, Dyer, Garrett, Yost (coach), Pignatano (coach), Boswell, Martin, McAndrew, Koosman, Taylor, McGraw, Weiss, Koonce, Charles, DiLauro, and Gentry. Signatures range from "4" to "10," averaging "6." Most 1969 Mets team balls in the hobby today are reunion balls from the 1980s. Examples such as this, dating from 1969, are actually scarce and highly prized by collectors. The ball remains in Near Mint condition. This is an outstanding example commemorating the first World Championship in New York Mets franchise. LOA from James Spence/JSA. Reserve $200. Estimate $500+
SOLD FOR $1,185.00
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