Individual feats, venues and a memorable roster are the themes in this lot of (5) autographed bats. The 34” display weapons showcase appropriate engraved legends/logos and signatures that average (“8-9”) quality. Includes: Single-Signed: Boggs and Henderson; Multi-Signed: Berra/Larsen; a Polo Grounds commemorative bat signed by (7) with Hubbell, Mays and Terry; and a 1984 U.S. Olympic Team bat signed by (20) with McGwire and Surhoff (full JSA). Auction LOA from James Spence Authentications. More on our website.
Wade Boggs a Louisville Slugger model with “4 Time Batting Champion” barrel stamping flanked by engraved Red Sox and MLB silhouette logos; signed on the barrel by Boggs (“7-8” strength)
Rickey Henderson a Louisville Slugger model with “All-Time Stolen Base King” and “130 Stolen Bases – 1982” barrel stampings flanked by engraved A’s and Yankees logos; signed on the barrel by Henderson
Berra/Larsen a Louisville Slugger limited edition (29/56) commemorative brown bat with “World Series Perfect Game” barrel stampings; signed on the barrel in gold marker by Larsen (“8” strength) and Berra (“7” strength
Polo Grounds Commemorative Bat A Cooperstown Bat Co. bat with a color image of the Harlem venue and a text legend; signed on the barrel by former tenants Carl Hubbell, Monte Irvin, Willie Mays, Johnny Mize, Bill Terry and Bobby Thomson, as well as by former N.L. star Frank Robinson (signatures all “9” or better)
1984 U.S. Olympic Team a Louisville Slugger model with “1984 Team U.S.A.” barrel stamping; signed in blue Sharpie (all “9” or better) by Akins, August, Bankhead, Caffrey, Clark, Dunne, Green, Hoover, Larkin, Mack, Marzano (d.2008), McDowell, McGwire, Pacillo, Snyder, Surhoff, Witt and (3) others. Full photo LOA from James Spence Authentications (cert/hologram #X16909)