Lot #8260
1998 New York Yankees World Champions Team Signed Baseball with Jeter and Torre

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Estimate: $900+

Description

Offered is a HIGH GRADE 1998 New York Yankees World Series Champions team-signed baseball with 32 bold, blue ink signatures. This white OML "1998 World Series" ball, with very strong stampings, has been signed very boldly in blue ink by 32 members of the team, with FOUR current and Future Hall of Famers—Joe Torre, Tim Raines, Derek Jeter, and Mariano Rivera.

This team has consistently been ranked as one of the best teams of all time, with 125 total victories including regular and postseason games.

Includes:

SWEET SPOT - Joe Torre.
EAST PANEL - Zimmer (d.), Knoblach, Stottlemyre, Hernandez 26 "Duke", Wells, Cone and Chili Davis.
WEST PANEL - Derek Jeter (on WS insignia), Cardenal, Pettitte, Stanton, Williams, Mariano Rivera, Brosius and O'Neill.
NORTH PANEL - Spencer, Mendoza, Irabu (d. - signed "Hideki"), Holmes, Nelson, Chad Curts (d.), Randolph, Tim Raines, Sojo and Ledee.
SOUTH PANEL - Lloyd, Bush, Chambliss, Cloninger (d.), Tino Martinez, Posada and Girardi.

Signatures range in grade from ("9-10," with a couple lesser). Overall a beautiful ball with no extraneous markings. This is a high grade team-signed baseball from the 1998 New York Yankees team, one of the greatest of all time, and within a few years will have FOUR Hall of Famers. 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