Mantle and Maris are mint, Nice ink DiMaggio on sweet spot… New items will be added the first of the month… Prices on existing items will be reduced at the end of each month. Note that items with COAs come with individual COAs, sticker usually on back of item. I do not accept “Best Offer”. Prices are reduced every 30 days until the item sells. Thanks for understanding this policy! Roger Eugene Maris (September 10, 1934 December 14, 1985) was an American professional baseball. Player who played four seasons in the minor leagues. And twelve seasons in the major leagues. Maris played right field. On four Major League Baseball (MLB) teams, from 1957 through 1968. Maris set the MLB record for home runs. During the 1961 season. With 61 of them, breaking Babe Ruth. S single-season record of 60 home runs in 1927. This record was challenged by then-baseball commissioner Ford Frick. (who had been a friend of Babe Ruth), who said that Maris needed to break the record in 154 games instead of the current schedule of 162 games. His accomplishment of 61 home runs in a season came back to the forefront in 1998. When the home run record was broken by Mark McGwire. And later that same year by Sammy Sosa. Maris began playing in the minor leagues in 1953. He reached the major leagues in 1957 playing for the Cleveland Indians. He was traded to the Kansas City Athletics. During the 1958 season, and to the New York Yankees. After the 1959 season. He finished his MLB career playing for the St. In 1967 and 1968. Maris was an American League. From 1959 through 1962. An AL Most Valuable Player. In 1960 and 1961, and an AL Gold Glove Award. Maris appeared in seven World Series. Five as a member of the Yankees and two with the Cardinals. Lawrence Peter ” Yogi ” Berra (May 12, 1925 September 22, 2015) was an American professional baseball. Who later took on the roles of manager. He played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball. (MLB) (194663, 1965), all but the last for the New York Yankees. He was an 18-time All-Star. And won 10 World Series. Championships as a playermore than any other player in MLB history. Berra had a career batting average. 285, while hitting 358 home runs. And 1,430 runs batted in. He is one of only five players to win the American League. Most Valuable Player Award. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest catchers in baseball history. And was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Berra was a native of St. And signed with the Yankees in 1943 before serving in the U. In World War II. He made his major-league debut at age 21 in 1946 and was a mainstay in the Yankees’ lineup during the team’s championship years beginning in 1949 and continuing through 1962. Despite his short stature (he was 5′ 7 tall), Berra was a power hitter. And strong defensive catcher. He caught Don Larsen’s perfect game. In Game 5 of the 1956 World Series. Edward Charles “Whitey” Ford. (born October 21, 1928). The Chairman of the Board. Is an American former. Who spent his entire 16-year. (MLB) career with the. He was voted into the. Baseball Hall of Fame. Ford is a ten-time MLB All-Star. And six-time World Series. Ford won both the Cy Young Award. And World Series Most Valuable Player Award. He led the American League. Three times and in earned run average. The Yankees retired Ford’s uniform number. In the wake of Yogi Berra. S death in 2015, George Vecsey. Writing in the New York Times. Suggested that Ford is now The Greatest Living Yankee. (October 20, 1931 August 13, 1995), nicknamed. , was an American professional. From 1951 through 1968. Mantle was one of the best players and sluggers, and is regarded by many as the greatest. Mantle was inducted into the. National Baseball Hall of Fame. And was elected to the. Major League Baseball All-Century Team. Mantle was arguably the greatest offensive threat of any center fielder in baseball history. He has the highest career OPS+ of any center fielder and he had the highest stolen base percentage in history at the time of his retirement. In addition, compared to the four other center fielders on the all-century team, he had the lowest career rate of grounding into double plays (by far) and he had the highest World Series on-base percentage and World Series slugging percentage. He also had an excellent 0.984 fielding percentage when playing center field. Mantle was noted for his ability to hit for both average. Especially tape measure home runs. He hit 536 MLB career home runs, batted. Or more ten times, and is the career leader tied with Jim Thome. In walk-off home runs. With a combined thirteen, twelve in the regular season and one in the postseason. Mantle won the Triple Crown. In 1956, leading the major leagues in batting average, home runs, and runs batted in. He was an All-Star. For 16 seasons, playing in 16 of the 20 All-Star Games that were played. He was an American League. (AL) Most Valuable Player (MVP). Three times and a Gold Glove. Mantle appeared in 12 World Series. Including 7 championships, and holds World Series records for the most home runs (18), RBIs (40), extra-base hits. (43), and total bases. Additionally, I slip all autographed photos inside sturdy photo-protective sleeves. In most cases, using Jack Smalling’s baseball address lists and other assorted address lists, I wrote to both active and retired baseball players, sending them letters, requests for signatures, and self-addressed-stamped envelopes. This is how I obtained thousands of autographs. I stand by every item I sell. All the old time autograph dealers know me and the professional authenticators will vouch for my reputation as well. I do this on a part time basis, so sometimes emails take a day. PLEASE NOTE: Most items come with certificates of authenticity from outside companies (JSA and PSA predominantly; they are the best). Sincerely, Joe Binder , Downers Grove, Illinois. The item “Roger Maris, Mickey Mantle Autographed MLB Baseball PSA Letter NY Yankees & Stars” is in sale since Friday, April 12, 2019. This item is in the category “Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Autographs-Original\Baseball-MLB\Balls”. The seller is “calabinder” and is located in Downers Grove, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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- Autograph Authentication: Professional Sports (PSA/DNA)