Lot #9023
Lefty Gomez 1935 New York Yankees Signed Player Contract

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Estimate: $1000+

Description

Contract, signed “Vernon Gomez,” four pages on two adjoining sheets, 8.5 x 11, March 2, 1935. American League uniform player's contract in which Lefty Gomez agrees to render "skilled service as a baseball player in connection with all games of the Club during the year 1935" for the New York Yankees, for a salary of $20,000. Signed at the conclusion in fountain pen by Gomez, and countersigned and initialed by Edward Barrow signing on behalf of Yankees Owner Jacob Ruppert. The reverse is signed by American League President William Harridge. In fine condition, with trivial creasing. Accompanied by a full letter of authenticity from PSA/DNA.

Auction Info

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