Autographed baseball: Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays, George Foster, Johnny Mize, Ralph Kiner
|50 HR is a season club
Autographed baseball circa 1988 with all of the then-living members of the 50 home runs in a season club. Includes Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays, George Foster, Ralph Kiner, and Johnny Mize. This was signed prior to Cecil Fielder joining the club in 1990 and after Hank Greenberg died in September 1986. Guaranteed authentic.
Mickey Charles Mantle (October 20, 1931 – August 13, 1995), nicknamed "The Commerce Comet" or "The Mick", was an American professional baseball player. Mantle played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees as a center fielder and first baseman, from 1951 through 1968. Mantle was one of the best players and sluggers, and is regarded by many as the greatestswitch hitter in baseball history. Mantle was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in1974  and was elected to the Major League Baseball All-Century Team in 1999. Mantle hit 50+ HR in 1956 and 1961.
Willie Howard Mays, Jr. (born May 6, 1931), nicknamed "The Say Hey Kid", is a retired AmericanMajor League Baseball (MLB) center fielder who spent almost all of his 22 season career playing for the New York and San Francisco Giants before finishing with the New York Mets. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1979, his first year of eligibility. Mays hit 50+ HR in 1955 and 1965.
George Arthur Foster (born December 1, 1948) is an American former professional baseball outfielder, who played in Major League Baseball from 1969 to 1986. One of the most feared right-handed sluggers of his era, he was a key piece of the Cincinnati Reds' "Big Red Machine" that won consecutive World Series in 1975 and 1976. Foster Hit 52 HR in 1977.
John Robert "Johnny" Mize (January 7, 1913 – June 2, 1993), nicknamed Big Jawn and The Big Cat, was a baseball player who was a first baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals, New York Giants, and New York Yankees. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for 15 seasons between 1936 and 1953, losing three seasons to military service during World War II. Mize was a ten-time All-Star. Late in his career, he played with the Yankees when they won five consecutive World Series. Mize hit 51 HR in 1947.
Ralph McPherran Kiner (October 27, 1922 – February 6, 2014) was an American Major League Baseball player. An outfielder, Kiner played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs, and Cleveland Indians from 1946 through 1955. He also served as an announcer for the New York Mets from the team's inception until his death. Though injuries forced his retirement from active play after 10 seasons, Kiner's tremendous slugging outpaced all of his National League contemporaries between the years 1946 and 1952. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1975. Kiner hit 50+ HR in 1947 and 1949.