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Minor League Baseball Autograph Collection of (29) Team-Signed Balls & (226) Postcards with Richmond Braves Emphasis

Lot Number 324

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Description

Braves boosters reap the bounty of the minor league farm system with this lot of (29) team-signed balls and (226) signed postcards. Hailing from the 1940s-1980s this vintage crop emphasizes the Richmond Braves. The period signed balls range from mid to better grade with signatures rating (“3” to “9”) with approximately one-fourth affected by ink migration or fading. Measuring 3-1/2 x 5-1/2” the postcards rate as (EX to NM) with average (“7-9”) signatures. Postcards have auction LOA from JSA, no authentication for baseballs due to time/costs. More on our website.

Present are:

(226) Signed postcards with: HOFers: L. Appling (“8”), B. Lemon (“7”); Stars: T. Aaron (“9”), S. Bedrosian (“9”), Cle. Boyer (“8-9”), Clo. Boyer (“9”), H. Bright (“5”), (2) B. Butler (both “9”), H. Clarke (5-6”), J. Coates (“7-8”), R. Garr (“8-9”), R. Gumpert (“8-9”), M. Vernon (“9”), (2) J. Sain (“8-9”, “8”); (210) assorted others average (“7-9”, 10% lesser) with: (2) B. Benedict (both “9”), D. Berardino (“9”), (2) G. Garrido (both “9”), J. Grzenda (“8-9”), G. Hubbard (“8”), (4) B. Jacoby ((1) “9”, (3) average “5-6”), L. Jaster (“9”), (3) B. Komminsk (average “8-9”), R. Mahler/G. Tinker (“8-9”, “9”), R. Ramirez (“8”), (2) C. Robinson (both “9”), (6) C. Ruiz (average “8-9”), (2) P. Runge (“9”, “8”), M. Thompson (“8”), (2) A. Thornton (both “8”), L. Whisenton (“7”).

(29) Team-Signed baseballs:

International League ball with (20) signatures (average “7-8”) with M. Cuellar, R. Repulski and L. Stange

International League ball with (17) signatures (average “6-8”) with H. Breedan and R. Garr

International League ball with (18) signatures (average “7-9”) with J. Charboneau, R. Manning and E. Whitson

International League ball hand dated “1967 Richmond” with (22) signatures (average “7-8”) with B. Cox, L. Harris, J. Britton, G. Garrido, F. Millan, R. Reed and C. Upshaw

International League ball with (18) signatures (average (“5-7”) with M. Vernon, R. Garr, E. Williams, H. Breedan, T. House and G. Neibauer

International League ball hand dated “1981 Richmond” with (22) signatures (average “6-8”) with J. Sain, C. Ruiz, S. Bedrosian, P. Runge, B. Butler, L. Whisenton and L. McWilliams

International League ball with “100th Anniversary 1984-1983” stamp and (21) signatures (average “7-9”) with B. Komminsk, J. Cowley, K. Smith, C. Robinson, B. Jacoby, R. Mahler and C. Ruiz

Carolina League ball with (25) signatures moderately affected by ink migration (average “5”) with E. Watt

International League ball with (23) signatures (average “6-9”) with B. Adair, B. Foote, C. Laboy, P. Mangual, J. Montague, C. Taylor and L. Lintz

International League ball with “100th Anniversary 1884-1983” stamp and (28) signatures (average “8-9”) with M. Thompson, P. Runge, L. Whisenton, C. Robinson, C. Ruiz and J. Sain

International League ball with hand written date “1976 Richmond” and (23) signatures (average “6-8”) with J. McKeon, J. Sain and R. Camp

International League ball with “100th Anniversary 1884-1983” stamp and (19) signatures (average “7-9”) with R. Searage

Piedmont League ball with hand written date “1950” and (17) signatures (average “3-4”) with F. Folkes, F. Copeland, D. Otten and D. Keith

Tri-Star League ball with hand written date “1947 Charlotte” and (17) signatures (average “5”) with S. Dixon and C. Ermer

Piedmont League ball with hand written date “1951” and (19) signatures (average “3-4”) due to fading with F. Waters

Carolina League ball with (26) signatures (average “7-9”) with S. Jeltz, J. Baller, K. Downs and E. Hearn

Carolina League ball with hand written date “1986” and (30) signatures (average “7-9”) with D. Sims

Carolina League ball with (19) signatures (average “8-9”) with S. Mingori and P. May

Peninsula Grays ball with (21) signatures (average “3-5”) due to fading with G. Tenace, J. Williams, S. Lockwood and L. Koegel

Carolina League ball with hand written date “1982 carolina League Champs, Alexandria Dukes” and (23) signatures (average “7-9”) with J. Lipon, D. Warthan, R. Renteria, J. Orsulak, M. Quade, J. Zaske

Carolina League ball with (22) signatures (average “6-7”) with J. Loviglio

Carolina League ball with (28) signatures (average “8-9”) with M. Foley

Internetional League ball with (23) signatures (average “6”) due to ink migration with B. Del Canton, M. Thompson and P. Runge

International League ball with (23) signatures (average “5”) due to ink migration with J. Gonder, T. House and G. Neibauer

Carolina League ball with (20) signatures (average “5-7”) due to ink migration

Carolina League ball with (28) signatures (average “7-8”) with D. Daulton, G. Legg, J. Stone, G. Culver, M. Lavalliere, T. Ghelfi and C. Hudson

Carolina League ball with (33) signatures (average “8-9”) with M. Foley

South Atlantic League ball with (15) signatures (average “4-6”) with D. Bristol and J. Owens

1966 Richmond Braves ball no discernable stamp, date is hand written, (21) signatures (average “7-9”) with C. Cannizzaro, T. Cline, B. Robinson and P. Jarvis

 
 
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