A 1974/1975 Cincinnati Reds team signed Rawlings National League baseball. Considered by baseball historians and experts, the 1975 era Cincinnati Reds team was led by skipper Sparky Anderson and consisted of three Hall of Fame players such as Johnny Bench, Tony Perez, and Joe Morgan. Star players and pitcher including Ken Griffey, Dave Concepcion, George Foster, Cesar Geronimo, Jack Billingham, Don Gullett, Fred Norman, and other others performed admirably over seasons establishing their immortal placement in Cincinnati Reds baseball history. This vintage Rawlings National League “Charles Feeney Pres.” baseball is adorned with 29 signatures of one of the greatest teams ever in Major League Baseball history. The 1975 Cincinnati Reds defeated the Boston Red Sox for their third "World Championship. The stampings on the baseball are bold and the signatures were done in ink pen.
|Autograph(s):||Sparky Anderson, Alex Grammas, Bill Plummer, Pete Rose, Phil Gagliano, Clay Kirby, Larry Shepard, Will McEnaney, Fred Norman, Ken Griffey, Don Gullett, George Scherger, Roger Nelson, Merv Rettenmund, Jack Billingham, Cesar Geronimo, Dick Baney, Pedro Borbon, Tony Perez, Andy Kosco, Ted Kluszewski, Clay Carroll, Darrel Chaney, Joe Morgan, George Foster, Terry Crowley, Tom Hall, Johnny Bench, Dave Concepcion|
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- signatures are in different inks
- the signatures have not been authenticated nor have they been checked for “clubhouse” signatures
- a notation – “1975” was handwritten below Sparky Anderson’s signature on the “sweet spot” of the baseball
- baseball is toned
- the measurements reflect the size of the baseball for shipping purposes