These (3) OAL Harridge spheres have been signed by 1940s-1950s A.L. teams or contemporaries. The creamy to lightly toned orbs grade (“6”) on average and showcase pennings that range from (“6”-“9”) quality. Includes: 1940s A.L. Stars signed by (12) including Dizzy Dean, Kretlow and Lollar; 1950 Washington Senators (29) with B. Harris (manager), Myatt (coach) and Noren; 1951 Detroit Tigers (16) with Ferrell (coach), Lyons (coach) and Newhouser. Individual full photo LOAs from JSA. More on our website.
1940s A.L. Stars a mildly toned OAL Harridge ball (grade “5”) whose stampings date to 1940-1945. Signatures vary in quality. Among the legible scriptings are those of: D. Dean (“6-7”), Dente, Haynes, Kretlow and Lollar.
1950 Washington Senators a creamy OAL Harridge ball (grade “7-8”) with (29) blue ink signatures that average (“8-9”) strength with: Sweet Spot: Coan and Robertson; North Panel: Ortiz, Consuegra, Kuzava, Lentz (trainer), Sima, Marrero and Yost; South Panel: Evans, Hudson, Michaels, Stewart, Singleton, Fitzgerald (coach), Mele and Dente; West Panel: Ostrowski, Okrie, Noren, Myatt (coach), Haynes and unidentified; East Panel: Bearden, B. Harris, M. Harris, Milan (coach), Pearce and Miller.
1951 Detroit Tigers medium-toned OAL Harridge ball (grade “5”) with (16) blue ink signatures that average (“8”) quality with: Sweet Spot: R. Ferrell (coach) and Newhouser; North Panel: A. Robinson, Keller, Kryhoski and Evers; South Panel: Trout, Kolloway, Trucks, Mullin and Berry; West Panel: Lipon, Borowy and Groth; East Panel: Lyons (coach) and Souchock.