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! November 25, 1914 - March 8, 1999, born Giuseppe Paolo DiMaggio, nicknamed " Joltin' Joe " and " The Yankee Clipper ", was an American Major League Baseball. Who played his entire 13-year career for the New York Yankees. He is perhaps best known for his 56-game hitting streak. (May 15 - July 16, 1941), a record that still stands. DiMaggio was a three-time MVP. In each of his 13 seasons. During his tenure with the Yankees, the club won ten American League pennants and nine World Series championships. At the time of his retirement, he ranked fifth in career home runs. (361) and sixth in career slugging percentage. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. In 1955, and was voted the sport's greatest living player in a poll taken during the baseball centennial year of 1969. Theodore Samuel Williams (August 30, 1918 - July 5, 2002) was an American professional baseball. He played his entire 19-year Major League Baseball. (MLB) career, primarily as a left fielder.
For the Boston Red Sox. From 1939 to 1960; his career was interrupted by military service during World War II. Nicknamed " Teddy Ballgame ", " The Kid ", " The Splendid Splinter ", and " The Thumper ", Williams is regarded as one of the greatest hitters in baseball history. Williams was a nineteen-time All-Star.
A two-time recipient of the American League. (AL) Most Valuable Player Award. A six-time AL batting champion. And a two-time Triple Crown. He finished his playing career with a.The highest of all time. His career batting average is the highest of any MLB player whose career was played primarily in the live-ball era.
And ranks tied for 7th all-time with Billy Hamilton. Born and raised in San Diego. Williams played baseball throughout his youth.
After joining the Red Sox in 1939, he immediately emerged as one of the sport's best hitters. In 1941, Williams posted a. 406 batting average; he is the last MLB player to bat over. He followed this up by winning his first Triple Crown in 1942.
Williams was required to interrupt his baseball career in 1943 to serve three years in the United States Navy. Upon returning to MLB in 1946, Williams won his first AL MVP Award and played in his only World Series. In 1947, he won his second Triple Crown.
In 1957 and 1958 at the ages of 39 and 40, respectively, he was the AL batting champion for the fifth and sixth time. Williams retired from playing in 1960. He was inducted into the.In his first year of eligibility. Franchise from 1969 to 1972. He hosted a television program about fishing, and was inducted into the. IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame. Helped raise millions in dollars for cancer care and research. The highest civilian award bestowed by the United States government.
He was selected for the. Major League Baseball All-Time Team. Major League Baseball All-Century Team. Mickey Charles Mantle (October 20, 1931 - August 13, 1995), nicknamed The Commerce Comet and The Mick.
Was an American professional baseball. Mantle played his entire Major League Baseball.
Mantle was one of the best players and sluggers and is regarded by many as the greatest switch hitter. Mantle was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.And was elected to the Major League Baseball All-Century Team. Mantle was one of the greatest offensive threats of any center fielder in baseball history. He has the second highest career OPS+. Among center fielders, behind Mike Trout. And he had the highest stolen base percentage in history at the time of his retirement.
In addition, compared to the other four center fielders on the All-Century team, he had the lowest career rate of grounding into double plays, and he had the highest World Series on-base percentage and World Series slugging percentage. He also had an excellent. 984 fielding percentage when playing center field. Mantle was able to hit for both average. Especially tape measure home runs.A term that had its origin in a play-by-play caller reacting to one of Mantle's 1953 home runs. He hit 536 MLB career home runs, batted.
Or more ten times, and is the career leader tied with Jim Thome. With 13, 12 in the regular season and one in the postseason. He is the only player in history to hit 150 home runs from both sides of the plate.
Mantle is 16th all-time in home runs per at bats. He is 17th in on-base percentage. He was safe three out of four times he attempted to steal a base.
He won the MVP Award three times, came in second three times, and came within nine votes of winning five times. Mantle won the Triple Crown.
In 1956, when he led the major leagues in batting average. 353, home runs (52), and runs batted in. He later wrote a book My Favorite Summer 1956.
About his best year in baseball. For 16 seasons, playing in 16 of the 20 All-Star Games that were played during his career. He was an American League.
(AL) Most Valuable Player (MVP). Three times and a Gold Glove. Mantle appeared in 12 World Series. Including seven championships, and he holds World Series records for the most home runs (18), RBIs (40), extra-base hits.Despite his accolades on the field, Mantle's private life was plagued with tumult and tragedy, including a well-publicized bout with alcoholism. That led to his death from liver cancer. 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.This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Autographs-Original\Baseball-MLB\Photos". The seller is "calabinder" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.