Lot #8253
1965 New York Yankees Team Signed Baseball with Mantle and Maris

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Estimate: $900+


Offered is a HIGH GRADE 1965 New York Yankees team-signed baseball with 29 bold, blue ink signatures. This off-white OAL (Harridge) Reach ball, with very bright stampings, has been signed very boldly in blue ink by 29 members of the team, with TWO Hall of Famers—Mickey Mantle and Whitey Ford, plus Roger Maris. Includes:

SWEET SPOT - Mickey Mantle.
EAST PANEL - Elston Howard, Doc Edwards, Bouton, Moschitto and Blanco.
WEST PANEL - Benson, Barker, Brenneman, Repoz, Whitey Ford and Richardson.
NORTH PANEL - Cot Deal, Mikkelsen, Linz, Kubek, Lopez, Hamilton and Downing.
SOUTH PANEL - Boyer, Reniff, Stottlemyre, Tresh, Moschitto, Pepitone, Gibbs and Roger Maris.
LABEL - Johnny Keane.

Signatures range in grade from ("8-10", a couple lesser). Overall a beautiful ball with three keys in Mantle, Ford, and Roger Maris. PSA/DNA has determined the Keane, Pepitone, and Reniff signatures are of the clubhouse variety. This is a high grade team-signed baseball from the 1965 New York Yankees team. Accompanied by full letters of authenticity from James Spence Authentication (JSA), and Beckett Authentication Services (BAS). Pre-certified by PSA/DNA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Sports
  • Dates: #542 - Ended February 21, 2019