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1935 New York Giants Team-Signed Ball with Ott, Terry, and Hubbell
Starting Bid - $300, Sold For - $720
Diamond "Professional" baseball signed in blue ink by the following seventeen members of the 1935 New York Giants: Ott, Terry (player/manager), Hubbell, Davis, Danning, Snyder (coach), Koenig, Mancuso, Luque, Castleman, Fitzsimmons, Martin, Gabler, Smith, Moore, Schumacher, and Bartell. This ball was signed during spring training, as noted by the blue-ink inscription on the sweet spot : "New York/Giants/Gulf Port, Miss./March 27, 1935." As such, it includes the signatures of three other major league players (Sam Leslie [Brooklyn], Firpo Marberry [Detroit], and Dick Coffman [St. Louis Browns]), as well as three minor-league players. The signatures are all fairly uniform in grade, averaging "8/9." The ball has been coated with a layer of protective shellac, which displays a few minor chips and abrasions. In Good to Very Good condition overall. LOA from James Spence/JSA. Reserve $300. Estimate $500/$1,000. SOLD FOR $720
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