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Labor Peace for MLB
Wednesday, October 25, 2006
Posted by jaygross
Comments: 0

Highlights Of New Five-Year
Labor Agreement
Luxury Tax
  Major League Baseball

Amateur Draft
• Players selected in the June amateur draft who aren't college seniors must sign by Aug. 15.

Minimum Salary
• Major league minimum increases from $327,000 this year to $380,000 in 2007, $390,000 in 2008, $400,000 in 2009 and $400,000 plus a two-year cost-of-living adjustment in 2011.

Free Agent Draft Pick Compensation
• Draft-pick compensation for losing Type C free agents is eliminated. Compensation for Type B free agents is changed from direct (losing draft picks) to indirect (sandwich picks). Starting in 2007, Type A free agent redefined to top 20 percent at position (from top 30 percent) and Type B to 21-40 percent (from top 31-50 percent).

Free Agent Deadlines
• The restriction is eliminated that said teams could only re-sign their former players who became free agents by Dec. 7 (or Jan. 8 if offered salary arbitration) or else lose rights until May 1. Deadline for clubs to offer salary arbitration to their former players who became free agents is moved to Dec. 1 from Dec. 7. The deadline for players offered arbitration to accept offers is moved to Dec. 7 from Dec. 19.

Tender Deadline
• The deadline for teams to offer contracts for the following season to unsigned players on their 40-man rosters is moved to Dec. 12 from Dec. 20.
-- Associated Press

Let's start with the good news, MLB and the Players' Association finally got it right and signed a CBA extension through 2011. We all know baseball has reached an all time high in attendance and popularity, so it only made sense to do this. Congrats to Don Fehr, Gene Orza, Bud Selig, and all the other folks who had the common sense not to kill the Golden Goose that is Major League Baseball.

The table on the right shows the changes, they are fairly small. The only significant thing was the change to the Free Agent Draft Pick Compensation, which will make it more attractive for teams to sign or resign their solid players - as fewer will qualify for Type A compensation.

As much as I'd like to see a salary cap for competitive balance, we know the union will never go for it. Here's some other things that I would have liked to see addressed at some point for the good of baseball:

  1. Much tougher testing and suspensions  for  performance enhancing  drugs
    The NFL does it right,. They test for everything... And if you test positive once, and you miss 25% of the season.

    Will baseball need a Lyle Alzado martyr to get themselves cleaned the way the NFL did?

  2. A fixed salary structure for drafted rookies.
    The NBA does this right, we all know what the #1 pick will make and it allows (the worst) teams to take the best player. Before they made this change, I remember Reggie Theus bitching about the Nets dumping most of their stars (including Theus) to clear salary to sign #1 pick Derrick Coleman.

    It is a joke how the best players often fall to the middle of the first round because small market are terrified to negotiate with the Scott Boras type agents.

    I'd think the Union would be in favor of this. Since players are not part of the Union until they play in the majors, this is money going to non-Union players and may be taking away from veterans.

  3. They need to address cheating in the game
    After the exposure from Kenny Rogers getting caught "dirty handed" in the World Series, baseball needs to clarify what a pitcher can and can't do. And then how they will enforce the violations since there are obviously exceptions to their rulebook.

    As I am typing this blog, I am watching "Mike and Mike" on ESPN, and they just had a great interview with Tommy John. So Mike Greenberg is talking about a Yankees-Angels game I remember watching in 1986 when Don Sutton was approaching his 300th win. Phil Rizutto was going out of his mind when the cameras caught Sutton with a small piece of white sandpaper he kept in his glove. So Greenberg tells it as,

"The TV cameras catch Sutton with sandpaper in his glove, and Stienbrenner calls manager Lou Piniella in the dugout telling him to go out and have Sutton searched. The Yankees were winning 1-0 with Tommy John on the mound. The story goes that Lou's reaction is that the 'we are leading and that our guy is doing it worse, so let it go."

Tommy John didn't quite remember the quote this way. As I remember it, Lou went out and the umpires never found anything on Sutton...

So if HOFers like Gaylord Perry and Sutton could cheat and get openly caught, what does this say about the game and example it sets.



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SCN Fantasy Baseball League Results
Monday, October 23, 2006
Posted by jaygross
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With the World Series in full swing, I figured it was a good time to fill everyone on our fantasy league results. This year we had 12 SportsCollectors.Net members join in on the fantasy baseball league on Yahoo. We had a live onilne draft back in April that was so much fun - lots of trash talking... I have been in leagues for the past 15 years, and I was impressed with this group - a decent amount of trades and lots of free agent moves.

Congrats to Andrew (The Drude) for winning the league. He made some really good moves after a mediocre draft and his team ended up being solid all the way through. I finished 10th, a pathetic display. Just like my Red Sox, my team was hit by injury bug and crumbled down the stretch. 

Here's the final standings:

So here's what I learned and will be doing better next year:

  • Do your homework before the draft. I went into it completely cold, and I paid for it. Taking Felix Hernandez in the 4th and Jorge Cantu in the 5th, can you say temporary insanity...
  • Well rounded teams seem to do better than teams that are really strong in only a few categories.
  • When young guys start looking good, grab him because someone else will  (Papelbon, Verlander, Liriano, Jered Weaver, Uggla, etc.)
  • Be on the alert for someone to give up on a guy too early - I dropped Chien-Ming Wang when he was 4-4 and getting shelled, and he finished 19-6.
  • Don't draft players you don't like, it makes for painful games. I needed a 1B and took Giambi in the 8th round, but rooting for a Yankee wasn't fun for me.

Thanks guys, it was a lot of fun. I'm psyched for next year, and I'll be ready this time.



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Some Impressive Vintage Items
Sunday, October 22, 2006
Posted by jaygross
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My intent is not to make this blog about promoting items for sale, but sometimes there are ones that are just too good to ignore. Heritage Auction Galleries has some amazing vintage items ending next week (multiples of Ruth, Mathewson, Walter Johnson, Cobb, etc.). With these big time price tags, they are way out of my league, but they are cool to admire and I figured I'd pass it on to you guys:

Picture Description Opening Price

19018: Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$11,000.00
 

19022: Perfect Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$19,000.00
 

19165: Joe DiMaggio & Marilyn Monroe Signed Photo PSA

 Live Auctions! 

$11,000.00
 

19001: Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,125.00
 

19002: GC Alexander Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$4,000.00
 

19003: Ruth, Gehrig, Cobb Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,200.00
 

19004: Early 1920's Babe Ruth Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,600.00
 

19005: Babe Ruth, Johnson, Cobb Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19006: 1920's Miller Huggins Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19007: 1924 Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,000.00
 

19008: 1925 Washington Senators Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$950.00
 

19009: 1926 Ty Cobb Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$850.00
 

19010: Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,300.00
 

19011: Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$4,750.00
 

19012: Circa 1927 Lou Gehrig Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,200.00
 

19013: 1929 Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,000.00
 

19014: Babe Ruth, John McGraw Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,600.00
 

19015: Lou Gehrig Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,000.00
 

19016: Babe Ruth, Tony Lazzeri Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$4,000.00
 

19017: 1930's Jimmie Foxx Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,000.00
 

19018: Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$11,000.00
 

19019: Jimmie Foxx, Lefty Grove Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,700.00
 

19020: 1930's Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball, PSA NM

 Live Auctions! 

$5,500.00
 

19021: Babe Ruth Signed Letter & Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$6,500.00
 

19022: Perfect Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$19,000.00
 

19023: Ty Cobb, Jimmie Foxx Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,800.00
 

19024: 1940's Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$5,500.00
 

19025: 1947 Mel Ott Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$475.00
 

19026: 1947 Babe Ruth Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,700.00
 

19027: Jackie Robinson Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$4,750.00
 

19028: 1948 Babe Ruth Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$4,000.00
 

19029: 1949 Ty Cobb Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,500.00
 

19030: 1950's Cy Young Double Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,600.00
 

19031: 1950's Roy Campanella Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$750.00
 

19032: 1950's Jackie Robinson Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$700.00
 

19033: Mickey Cochrane, Schalk Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19034: Rocky Marciano Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19035: 1956 Roberto Clemente Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19036: 1958 Ted Williams Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19037: Rogers Hornsby Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,900.00
 

19038: No lot. No lot. [BR][BR]

 Live Auctions! 

$200.00
 

19039: 1960's Gil Hodges Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19040: Hall Famers Multi-Signed Baseball Foxx, PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$700.00
 

19041: Paul "Daffy" Dean Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$200.00
 

19042: Satchel Paige Single Signed Baseball, PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,800.00
 

19043: Thurman Munson Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,000.00
 

19044: Hall of Famers Multi-Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19045: 1980 Roger Maris Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,100.00
 

19046: Brooklyn Dodgers Single Signed Baseballs PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19047: 1980's Billy Martin Single Signed Baseball, PSA

 Live Auctions! 

$160.00
 

19048: Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris Signed Baseball PSA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,200.00
 

19049: 1980's Roger Maris Single Signed Baseball, PSA 8

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19050: 1983 Walt Alston Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$280.00
 

19051: Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris Signed Baseball PSA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19052: 1980s Roger Maris Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,750.00
 

19053: Mickey Mantle "The Mick" Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19054: Mickey Mantle 536 Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$450.00
 

19055: Triple Crown Winners Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19056: Mantle, Williams & Aaron Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$450.00
 

19057: Bart Giamatti Single Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$313.00
 

19058: Mays, Mantle & Snider Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$280.00
 

19059: 1980's Mickey Mantle Single Signed Baseball, PSA

 Live Auctions! 

$350.00
 

19060: 1980's 500 Home Run Club Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$650.00
 

19061: Joe DiMaggio "#5" Signed Baseballs (3) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$425.00
 

19062: Joe DiMaggio "HOF 55" Signed Baseballs 3 PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$650.00
 

19063: Mickey Mantle Signed Baseballs (12) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,250.00
 

19064: 500 HR Club Single Signed Baseballs (17) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$900.00
 

19065: Cal Ripken Signed 2,131 Baseballs (12) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$600.00
 

19066: Pete Rose Signed Baseballs Lot of 12 PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$170.00
 

19067: Hank Aaron Signed Baseballs Lot of 12 PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19068: Willie Mays Signed Baseballs Lot of 12 PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$650.00
 

19069: Willie Mays Signed Baseballs Lot of 10 PSA 9

 Live Auctions! 

$650.00
 

19070: Willie Mays Signed Baseballs Lot of 10 PSA 9.5

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19071: Willie Mays Signed Baseballs Lot of 10 PSA 10

 Live Auctions! 

$1,200.00
 

19072: 500 HR Club Signed Baseballs Lot of 5 PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19073: Gary Sheffield Signed Baseballs (12) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$200.00
 

19074: Alex Rodriguez Signed Baseballs (12) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19075: Barry Bonds Signed Baseballs (12) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$850.00
 

19076: Ichiro & Pujols Signed Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$375.00
 

19077: 1867 Alexander Cartwright Signed Doc. PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,200.00
 

19078: 1881 Harry Wright Signed Scorebook PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,800.00
 

19079: 1889 Harry Wright Handwrittn Signed Note PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,300.00
 

19080: 1906 "Cap" Anson Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$900.00
 

19081: 1906 "Cap" Anson Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$750.00
 

19082: Morgan Bulkeley Signed Cut Signature PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$700.00
 

19083: Christy Mathewson Signed Cabinet Photo PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$6,000.00
 

19084: Frank Home Run Baker Signed Family Bible PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19085: 1913 Philadelphia A's Team Signed Sheet PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$4,000.00
 

19086: Walter Johnson Handwritten Signed Note PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19087: 1917 Morgan Bulkeley Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$750.00
 

19088: 1920's New York Yankees Autographs (17) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$160.00
 

19089: Wilbert Robinson Signed Cut Signature PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19090: 1924 Eddie Plank Signed Original Artwork PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,600.00
 

19091: Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Signed Album Page PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,250.00
 

19092: 1927 "Babe" Ruth Signed Cut Signature PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,700.00
 

19093: 1927 New York Yankees Autographs (17) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$250.00
 

19094: Late 1920's Babe Ruth Signed Photo PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,400.00
 

19095: Late 1920's Johnny Evers Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$850.00
 

19096: 1929 St. Lou Cardinals Team Signed Sheet PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$160.00
 

19097: Early 1930's Babe Ruth Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,000.00
 

19098: 1930's Jim Bottomley Signed Album Page PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$160.00
 

19099: 1932 Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Signed Sheet PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,600.00
 

19100: 1932 New York Yankees Signed Album PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,300.00
 

19101: 1933 Al Simmons Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$220.00
 

19102: 1933 Goudey Tony Lazzeri #31, Signed PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19103: 1934 Cleveland Indians Signed Sheet PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19104: 1934 Baseball Autograph Album w/ Wagner PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$600.00
 

19105: 1934 Walter Johnson Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$625.00
 

19106: 1930's Babe Ruth Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,900.00
 

19107: Joe DiMaggio Signed 1934 Zeenut Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$625.00
 

19108: 1930's Lou Gehrig Signed Cut Signature PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$850.00
 

19109: Walter Johnson Handwritten Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19110: 1930's Lou Gehrig Signed Album Page PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,600.00
 

19111: John McGraw Signed Large Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$900.00
 

19112: Babe Ruth Signed Photograph & Baseball PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,125.00
 

19113: 1930's Jimmie Foxx Signed Cut Signature PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$222.00
 

19114: Walter Johnson Handwritten Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$600.00
 

19115: 1930's ML Umpires Signed Page with Klem PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$160.00
 

19116: Lou Gehrig & DiMaggio Signed Album Page PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,600.00
 

19117: 1937 Lou Gehrig Signed Album Page PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,700.00
 

19118: Joe DiMaggio Vintage Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19119: 1939 Phila. A's Reunion Signed Menu PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$375.00
 

19120: Hall of Famers Signed Postage Stamps (6) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19121: Hall of Famers Signed Postage Stamps (4) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$600.00
 

19122: 1939 Honus Wagner Signed FDC Envelope PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$425.00
 

19123: 1940 Play Ball Mel Ott #88 PSA EX-MT 6, Signed

 Live Auctions! 

$850.00
 

19124: 1940 Play Ball Jimmie Foxx #133 PSA 2, Signed

 Live Auctions! 

$700.00
 

19125: Babe Ruth Signed Check to Wife Claire, PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,500.00
 

19126: 1942 Who's Who in Baseball Signed Many PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,200.00
 

19127: 1943 Billy Evans Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$170.00
 

19128: 1943 Ty Cobb Signed Photograph in Book PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$475.00
 

19129: 1943 Kenesaw Landis Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$170.00
 

19130: 1940's Bill Klem Signed Album Page PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$200.00
 

19131: Early 1940's Mel Ott Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19132: 1940's Hugh Duffy Signed HOF Plaque PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19133: 1940's Babe Ruth Signed Cut Signature PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,500.00
 

19134: 1940's Ed Barrow Signed Stock (4) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19135: 1944 Walter Johnson Signed Check PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19136: 1946 Ty Cobb Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$375.00
 

19137: 1946 Babe Ruth Double Signed Check PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$3,750.00
 

19138: 1947 Mel Ott Signed Xmas Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$600.00
 

19139: 1947 Mel Ott Handwritten Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19140: 1947 Babe Ruth Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,600.00
 

19141: 1947 Branch Rickey Signed Letter PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$240.00
 

19142: 1948 Babe Ruth Signed Enormous Photo PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$5,000.00
 

19143: 1948 Leaf Joe DiMaggio #1 PSA VG 3, Signed

 Live Auctions! 

$425.00
 

19144: 1948 Babe Ruth Signed Book PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$2,000.00
 

19145: 1949 Ty Cobb Signed Napkin PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$240.00
 

19146: Ted Williams & DiMaggio Signed Photos PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$150.00
 

19147: 1950's Rogers Hornsby Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$375.00
 

19148: 1950's Cy Young Signed Index Card, Gem Mint 10

 Live Auctions! 

$950.00
 

19149: 1950's Honus Wagner Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$450.00
 

19150: 1951 Ty Cobb Signed Index Card, PSA Mint 9

 Live Auctions! 

$600.00
 

19151: 1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle #253 Signed PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,200.00
 

19152: 1951 Ty Cobb Signed First Day Cover PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$325.00
 

19153: Autograph Book with Two Rookie Mantles PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19154: Roderick Wallace Handwritten Signed Note PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$325.00
 

19155: 1952 Ty Cobb Signed Check PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19156: Jackie Robinson Signed Exhibit Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$475.00
 

19157: 1952 Ty Cobb Signed Check PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19158: 1950's Jackie Robinson Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$375.00
 

19159: 1952 Nap Lajoie Signed HOF Plaque PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$650.00
 

19160: 1950's Jackie Robinson Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$220.00
 

19161: 1953 Chief Bender Signed GPC PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19162: 1950's Jackie Robinson Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$375.00
 

19163: 1954 Ty Cobb Signed Check, PSA NM-MT 8

 Live Auctions! 

$550.00
 

19164: Brooklyn Dodgers Signed Book w/ Robinson PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$313.00
 

19165: Joe DiMaggio & Marilyn Monroe Signed Photo PSA

 Live Auctions! 

$11,000.00
 

19166: 1955 New York Yankees Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$750.00
 

19167: 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers Signed Display PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$750.00
 

19168: 1955 Yankees World Series Bat Signed PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19169: 1950's Jackie Robinson Signed Postcard PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$650.00
 

19170: 1958 Ty Cobb Signed Check, PSA Mint 9

 Live Auctions! 

$475.00
 

19171: 1950's-60's Signed B/W HOF Plaques PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$650.00
 

19172: 1960 NY Yankees Signed Large Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,000.00
 

19173: 1960 Topps Roberto Clemente #326, Signed PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$350.00
 

19174: 1964 Elmer Flick HOF Plaque PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$160.00
 

19175: 1960's Bill McKechnie Signed HOF Plaque PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$313.00
 

19176: 1960's Turkey Stearnes Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19177: 1960's Satchel Paige Signed Photograph PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$200.00
 

19178: 1966 Handwritten Notes Casey Stengel HOF Induct.

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19179: 1966 Jackie Robinson Signed Check PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$350.00
 

19180: 1960's Branch Rickey Autographs (2) PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$200.00
 

19181: 1968 Detroit Tigers Team Signed Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19182: 1960's Hooper, Haines & Gehringer Signed PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19183: 1960's Chick Gandil Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$260.00
 

19184: Early 1970's Signed Album with Mantle PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$300.00
 

19185: 1970's Willard Brown Signed Index Card PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$425.00
 

19186: 1973 Tom Yawkey Signed Newspaper Photo PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$170.00
 

19187: 1970's Roger Maris Signed Photo PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$375.00
 

19188: Barry Bonds Signed Jerseys Lot of 5 PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19189: 1984 Detroit Tigers Team Signed Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$260.00
 

19190: 1985 Mickey Mantle Signed Ltd Ed. Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$850.00
 

19191: 1985 Ted Williams Signed Ltd Ed. Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$475.00
 

19192: 1985 Mickey Mantle Signed Ltd Ed. Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,200.00
 

19193: Hall of Famers Signed Bat with William PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$475.00
 

19194: 1980's Mickey Mantle Signed Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19195: 500 Home Run Club Signed Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$1,300.00
 

19196: Willie Mays Signed Bats Lot of 12 PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$500.00
 

19197: 1999 All-Century Team Signed Bat PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$800.00
 

19198: 1990's Joe DiMaggio Signed Portrait PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

19199: 1980 Topps Superstar 5x7 Photos Complete Signed

 Live Auctions! 

$240.00
 

19200: Mickey Mantle Signed Oversized Photo PSA/DNA

 Live Auctions! 

$400.00
 

As nice as some of these items are, they are nowhere near the quality of the Barry Halper collection that was available through Sothebys a few years back. I bought the catalog from that auction, and it was amazing. I remember hearing stories how he bought Cy Young's estate along with other HOFers. The piece I liked the most was a signed 1933 Goudey Napoleon Lajoie - along with almost the entire of the set signed.



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