Spring 2012 Catalog Auction > Sports > The Sal LaRocca Collection
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Lot 533: 19 Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers Signed Minor League Contracts
This collection of 19 minor league contracts from various players would would wear the Dodger uniform comes in a looseleaf binder and each contract is contained in protective plastic. Players featured include Clem Labine, Jim Baxes, Ed Roebuck, Rex Barney, Gino Cimoli, Conrad Devlin, Don Demeter, and Tommy Davis. Some hidden gems contained herein include a Western Union telegram from Don Demeter to General Manager Buzzie Bavasi dated October 4, 1957, indicating that he may be delayed for spring training due to his impending stint in the military service, and a recall letter with envelope to Conrad Devlin. The contracts, all with original signatures, are mostly EX-MT while signatures average 8/10.
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