Original Blue Prints for New Yankee Stadium on Steiner Auction Block “Spring Fever Auction" also Highlighted Pete Sampras U.S. Open Tennis Racket, and Game-Used Bats; On-Line Auction Continues through May 6.
BigNews.Biz - Apr 07,2017 - The original complete set of blue prints to architect the new Yankee Stadium construction; a tennis racket used by Pete Sampras in his first U.S. Open and Grand Slam victory in 1990; Mickey Mantle’s career 10 K gold ring in its original Balfour box; and game-used bats by such baseball greats as Hank Aaron, Stan Musial, Elston Howard, Ken Griffey, Jr., and Mike Trout (first MVP season) are among the highlights of a treasure-trove collection on the auction block in the “Spring Fever Auction” presented by Steiner Sports Memorabilia from now through May 6.
The wide array of memorabilia up for grabs also includes a Barry Bonds game-used Pittsburgh Pirates glove (circa 1990); the most prolific, multi-signed Hall of Fame bat featuring signatures of more than 60 greats; a baseball signed by 27 members of the old Brooklyn Dodgers; and rare autographed and game-used memorabilia from such baseball icons as Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio and Lou Gehrig, just to name a few.
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The auction’s lynchpin collectibles also include: the prolific autographed bat which has five dozen signatures includes Aaron, Ted Williams, Sandy Koufax, Mantle, Willie Mays, Willie Stargell, Catfish Hunter, Tony Gwynn, and Stan Musial; the Brooklyn Dodgers signature baseball which includes Jackie Robinson, Roy Campanella, Duke Snider, Pee Wee Reese, and Gil Hodges; a dual-signed, Ruth-Gehrig Goldsmith Semi Pro League Baseball; and an Aaron cracked game-used Adirondack professional model bat with heavy use.
A home plate set from historic Fenway Park signed by the Boston Red Sox 2007 World Series Champions; a game-used baseball from Los Angeles Dodgers All-Star pitcher Clayton Kershaw’s first Major League start (vs. San Francisco Giants); and a game-used first base set from the 2004 ALCS signed by David Ortiz (inscriptions: '04 ALCS MVP' and Final Out 2004 ALCS) are among the other memorabilia pieces highlighting the hundreds of collectibles on the block.
“This is a statement auction for Steiner Sports,” says company founder Brandon Steiner. “Past auctions have been led by rare and remarkable memorabilia such as Jackie Robinson’s game-used World Series Glove and Don Larsen’s Perfect Game Uniform, but never before has there been a lineup like this! We expect spirited bidding.”
Here is a list that includes many of the key memorabilia on the Steiner auction block:
Hank Aaron Cracked Game Used Adirondack Professional Model Bat with Heavy Use (PSA/DNA)
Stan Musial Louisville Slugger Musial Model Game Bat Cracked with Heavy Use (PSA/DNA)
Babe Ruth Game Model Bat (MEARS A6)
Mel Ott Game Model Bat (MEARS A7)
Elston Howard Game Used Cracked Louisville Slugger Professional Model Bat (PSA/DNA)
Jimmy Foxx Signed Bat - PSA/DNA
2014 Mike Trout Anaheim Angels Old Hickory Game Used Bat (PSA/DNA GU 9.5)(1st MVP Season)
Elvis Presley Signed Check (PSA/DNA 8) 28" x 32" Framed Collage with 24K Gold Viva Las Vegas and Platinum Don't Be Cruel Limited Edition Records
Original Complete Set in binding of Blueprints from New 2009 Yankee Stadium Construction (Stamped 2007) 58 Total Plans
Original Osborne Engineering Yankee Stadium Architectural