Beautiful 1968 Chicago White Sox Team Signed American League Baseball JSA COA
Coming off a franchise-best 17 successive winning seasons, the 1968 Chicago White Sox began the season with 10 straight setbacks and never recovered, losing 11 times in “walk-off” fashion en route to the club’s first losing campaign since 1950. This baseball is autographed by (26) members of that year’s Southside roster. The clean and creamy Official American League Joe Cronin orb is an absolutely gorgeous medium! The blue ballpoint pennings Include: Sweet Spot: Lopez (manager; clubhouse); North Panel: Gutteridge (coach), Fisher, Held, Ribant, Rath, Nyman, Priddy and Horlen; South Panel: Aparicio, Locker, Josephson (d.1997), McNertney, Wagner and Wood; West Panel: Alomar, Farrell (coach, d.1975), Bradford, Wilhelm, Williams and Carlos; East Panel: Hansen, Peters, Ward, Davis and Berres (coach). Note:On the east panel, an inscription reads “5/9/68” (the White Sox defeated the Oakland A’s that day).