406 batting average, making him the last MLB player to bat over. He followed this up by winning his first Triple Crown in 1942. Williams interrupted his baseball career in 1943 to serve three years in the US Navy and US Marine Corps during World War II. 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. Please also take a look at my other auctions for more great signed baseballs! I price ALL of my baseballs to SELL... If you have a reasonable amount in mind, please send an offer. Worst thing that could happen is for me to decline the offer. If I counter the offer, it means we're close... Let's work together to make it happen. The item "TED WILLIAMS 8 SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED BABE RUTH HOF INDUCTION BASEBALL! Red Sox" is in sale since Tuesday, May 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Autographs-Original\Baseball-MLB\Balls". The seller is "gaslightsports" and is located in Englewood, Colorado. This item can be shipped to United States.