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VINTAGRAPH • WPA • WWII • THE TOY DEPARTMENT, 1913

Big Pitcher: 1966

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Big Pitcher: 1966

April 12, 1966. "Sandy Koufax, pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers, in the locker room signing baseballs." Photo by Phil Bath for Look magazine. View full size.

Not as rare as I thought.

I too have an authentic Kofax signed baseball,(purchased in Cooperstown for $375) as I was told that Koxfax didn't sign many balls until quite recently,when he needed to try and recover some of the money he lost investing with Madoff.

Best. Lefty. Ever.

For 5 or 6 years in the early-mid 60's, he was just flat unhittable.

more than one

Sandy Koufax was know to have signed 5,320 baseballs in his life. 10,732 are still known to exist.

Fraud!

The dealer said he was selling me the only one!

 
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