D.T. "Cy" Young Signed Gold Hall of Fame Plaque Postcard Cut Inscribed "Prospect 79" (BAS Encapsulated)

  • Lot number 3506594
  • Total bids 18
  • Winning bid $1,500.00
  • Buyer's premium $255.00
  • Total $1,755.00

Postcard cut measures approximately 3.5" x 5.5" in size and has been hand-signed by Cy Young (D. 1955, Cleveland Spiders, HOF).

Young established numerous pitching records, some of which have stood for a century. Young compiled 511 wins, which is most in Major League history and 94 ahead of Walter Johnson who is second on the list. Young was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1937. One year after Young's death, the Cy Young Award was created to honor the previous season's best pitcher.

The item / autograph(s) has been authenticated and encapsulated by Beckett (BAS) for authenticity purposes.

Authentication: BAS Encapsulated

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