June 2010 Catalog > Sports > Baseball Autographs
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Lot 24: 1937 New York Yankees Team Signed Baseball
The 1937 World Series Champions, the New York Yankees (having beaten the New York Giants in five games), autographed this Official American League Harridge baseball. This was the Yankees' 35th season. The baseball is covered with 26 signatures, and includes Hall-Of-Famers Lou Gehrig, "Red" Ruffing, "Tony" Lazzeri, and Bill Dickey. Club house signatures include Joe McCarthy, Pat Malone, Joe DiMaggio, and "Lefty" Gomez. There is a light coat of shellac on the baseball, and some minor chipping is visible. Baseball also reads, "To Charley Davis J.". Signatures were written using fountain ink and ballpoint pen. Overall 6-7/10. LOA.
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