Satchel Paige Signed Vintage 3x5 Index Card (PSA)

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Index card measures 3" x 5" in size and has been boldly hand-signed by Satchel Paige (D. 1982, Cleveland Indians, HOF).

Leroy "Satchel" Paige, a legendary figure in the history of baseball, had a remarkable career that transcended racial barriers and made an indelible mark on the sport. Born in 1906, Paige was a pioneer as one of the first African American pitchers to play in the major leagues. While much of his prime was spent in the Negro Leagues due to segregation, he showcased his extraordinary pitching talents. Paige was known for his blazing fastball, exceptional control, and a wide array of pitches that baffled batters. His extensive career spanned several decades, and he made his Major League Baseball debut at the age of 42 with the Cleveland Indians in 1948. Paige's contributions to the sport are immeasurable, and he remains a symbol of resilience, talent, and the fight for equality. He became the oldest rookie in MLB history and helped the Indians secure the 1948 World Series championship. Throughout his career, Paige's achievements included numerous All-Star selections and an induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1971. Satchel Paige's legacy extends far beyond his statistics; he is celebrated for his charisma, perseverance, and the inspiration he provided to countless players who followed in his footsteps.

The autograph has been authenticated and encapsulated by PSA/DNA for authenticity purposes.

Authentication: PSA Encapsulated

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