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1973 Kansas City Royals Team-Signed Ball Lot of (5) With Early Brett

Lot Number 845

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In a scenic new stadium complete with artificial turf and waterfalls beyond the outfield fence, the 1973 Kansas City Royals raced to an 8-2 start and stalked the Oakland As throughout the summer. These (5) OAL Cronin baseballs are autographed by that memorable Midwest installment. Includes:

Ball #1: a creamy OAL Cronin ball (grade 9) with blue ballpoint signatures (average 5 strength with ink migration throughout). Includes: Sweet Spot: McKeon (manager); North Panel: Mingori (d.2008), Bevacqua, Bird, Healy, Hopkins and Taylor; South Panel: Brett (9 strength), Dunlop (coach), Dal Canton (d.2008), Splittorff (d.2011), Wohlford, Littell and Wright; West Panel: Piniella, Lau (coach, d.1984), Schaal, Jackson, Reichardt, Busby and Hoerner (d.1996); East Panel: Drago, Rojas, Kirkpatrick (d.2010), Hovley, Garber, Cisco (coach) and Floyd

Ball #2: a creamy OAL Cronin ball (grade 8) with blue ballpoint signatures (average 5 strength with ink migration throughout). Includes: Sweet Spot: McKeon (manager); North Panel: Schaal, Bevacqua, Bird, Hopkins, Garber (8 strength) and Taylor; South Panel: Dunlop (coach), Lau (coach, d.1984), Kirkpatrick (d.2010), Splittorff (d.2011), Schaal (repeat signature), Cisco (coach) and Mingori (d.2008); West Panel: Littell, Brett (9 strength), Drago, Healy, Busby and Hoerner (d.1996); East Panel: Piniella (8-9 strength), Jackson, Hovley, Dal Canton (d.2008), Wohlford, Floyd, Wright and Reichardt

Ball #3: a creamy OAL Cronin ball (grade 8) with blue ballpoint signatures (average (5-6 strength with ink migration throughout). Includes: Sweet Spot: McKeon (manager); North Panel: Piniella (8 strength), Reichardt (8-9 strength), Bevacqua (8 strength), Wohlford, Drago, Hoerner (d.1996) and Brett (9 strength); South Panel: Healy, Dal Canton (d.2008), Hopkins, Busby, Schaal and Taylor; West Panel: Lau (coach, d.1984), Mingori (d.2008), Jackson, Splittorff (d.2011), Floyd and Wright; East Panel: Dunlop (coach), Hovley, Kirkpatrick (d.2010), Bird, Garber (8 strength), Cisco (coach) and Rojas

Ball #4: a creamy OAL Cronin ball (grade 8) with blue ballpoint signatures (average 5-6 strength with ink migration throughout. Includes: Sweet Spot: McKeon (manager); North Panel: Brett (8-9 strength), Mingori (d.2008), Dal Canton (d.2008), Hopkins, Splittorff (d.2011), Wright, Busby and Taylor; South Panel: Piniella (8 strength), Dunlop (coach), Cisco (coach), Jackson, Bird, Reichardt (8-9 strength), Garber (8 strenght0 and Schaal; West Panel: Littell, Bevacqua, Rojas, Wohlford, Schaal (repeat signature), Hoerner (d.1996) and Floyd; East Panel: unidentified, Hovley, Drago, Kirkpatrick (d.2010) and Healy

Ball #5: a creamy OAL Cronin ball (grade 8-9) with blue ballpoint signatures (average 6 strength with ink migration throughout). Includes: Sweet Spot: McKeon (manager); North Panel: Littell, Hovley, Kirkpatrick (d.2010), Rojas, Schaal and Taylor; South Panel: Reichardt (9 strength), Bevacqua (8-9 strength), Jackson, Hopkins, Busby and Hoerner (d.1996); West Panel: Dunlop (coach), Piniella (8 strength), Dal Canton (d.2008), Bird, Drago and Mingori (d.2008); East Panel: Lau (coach, d.1984), Splittorff (d.2011), Garber (8 strength), Cisco (coach), Wohlford, Wright and Floyd

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