Lot 160: Baseball Autographs & Ephemera: DiMaggio, Epstein
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Baseball Autographs] 11 signed baseball items including autographed album, tickets, programs and magazines. ++ Autograph Album. Over a dozen signatures, including at least 5 baseball players; Joe DiMaggio (9th leaf), Mike Epstein (near middle of volume, upside down), Bob Feller (last signature), Al Kaline, Cookie Rojas (3rd to last), Rocky Colavito (next to last). Owner-collectors name on inside front cover (Janette Rasenberger/ Aug. 1, 1946). Cookie Rojas leaf is loose. Placed in loose is a ticket from the National Old Time Baseball Classic at RFK Stadium, June 29, 1987. ++ [Program] SECOND ANNUAL CRACKER JACK OLD TIMERS BASEBALL CLASSIC. RFK Stadium/ Washington, D.C./ July 18, 1983. Signed by 7 players: Earl Battey (p15), Les Moss (p15, Browns, Red Sox, White Sox, Orioles), Brooks Robinson (p18, infield, Orioles, Indians, Dodgers), Al Rosen (p18, Indians, infield), George Strickland (p20, Pirates, Indians), Bill Skowron (Yankees, Dodgers, Senators, White Sox, Angels, p20), Rocky Colavito (p21, Indians, Tigers, Athletics, White Sox, Dodgers, Yankees). ++ 3 copies, signed by different players: SIXTH ANNUAL CRACKER JACK OLD TIMERS BASEBALL CLASSIC. 1987. Another is signed by Ned Garver (p17), Milt Pappas (p17), Early Wynn (p18), Johnny Pesky Clete Boyer (p19), (p20), Rocky Colavito (p21), and Brooks Robinson (p21). Another is signed only by Clete Boyer (p19). ++ GIANTS MAGAZINE. Vol 2 (1987). Signed on p by Will Clark, Kelly Down, Dana Muth, and Ken Caminitti (Houston Astros infielder). ++ 5 other programs, unsigned. ++ All except the autograph album are 4to. Mostly very good plus. 5.4 Lb.