Thank you for visiting our past auction result archives. If you have an item identical (or similar) to this auction lot, please call, write or contact us to discuss. We will be able to help you.
1946 Brooklyn Dodgers Phantom World Series Program
Starting Bid - $200.00, Sold For - $414.75
Phantom World Series program, produced in anticipation of the Dodgers winning the National League pennant in 1946. At the end of the regular season, the Cardinals and Dodgers finished tied for first place in the National League, requiring the scheduling of the Major League's first-ever pennant playoff series. Unfortunately for Brooklyn fans, the Cardinals beat the Dodgers in two straight games in the best-of-three series, clinching the pennant for St. Louis. Very few of these phantom programs, from this "World Series that never was," have survived as reminders of the lost opportunity. The program (9 x 12 inches) displays only minimal wear and is in Excellent to Mint condition overall. Reserve $200. Estimate $500+. SOLD FOR $414.75
(Click the smaller thumbnails to the left and right (if any) to cycle through each photo in the gallery of images for this lot.)