Motown mania is back in this lot of Detroit Tigers souvenirs! Highlights include:
Multi-Signed Book: a soft cover edition of The Detroit Tigers: An Illustrated History (1989, Prentice Hall) signed on the cover in fiber tip marker (“6-7” strength with minor ink migration) by: Mark Fidrych Al Kaline and Alan Trammell
Multi-Signed 1968 World Series Game 7 Box Score: a thick stock 8x10” sheet with the box score of the decisive Game 7 in which Mickey Lolich outlasted Bob Gibson, ending the latter’s streak of seven successive complete game triumphs in World Series play. The piece is signed in blue marker (average “9-10” strength) by: Dick McAuliffe, Denny McLain, Jim Price, Mickey Stanley, Dick Tracewski, Jon Warden and Don Wert
(3) Graded Cards:
1953 Topps Baseball #211 J.W. Porter PSA NM-MT 8
1956 Topps Baseball #191 Frank Lary PSA NM-MT 8
1964 Topps #272 Jake Wood PSA NM-MT 8
Lou Whitaker 1991-1995 Game-Used Bat: a Louisville Slugger (35”, 32.9-oz) “K48” signature model with a glossy black “Smith” finish and silver-colored stampings. The weapon exhibits evidence of heavy game use with ball and deeply embedded stitch marked about the hitting surface, as well as transposed stampings from OAL baseballs and grain swelling/checking about on the barrel. The is an H-shaped handle crack of 12” and Whitaker’s number “1” is inscribed on the knob in silver-colored marker.
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