J. Roy Stockton Signed AUTO Presentation Card Baseball HOF sportswriter D. 1972

James Roy Stockton (D. 1972) was an American sports writer who covered the St. Louis Cardinals from 1915 to 1958. He was hired by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch in 1918, working there for the majority of his career. Beginning in the early nineteen thirties, as a member of Christy Walsh's ghostwriting syndicate, Stockton wrote many of the articles published under Dizzy Dean's byline. He also covered the St. Louis Terriers of the Federal League in 1915, served as president of the Florida State League, and was a member of the Veterans Committee of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

Stockton was awarded the J. G. Taylor Spink Award by the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1972.

Offered is a 5.75” x 3.5” custom linen heavy stock card signed in blue ink.



Item: 12099

Price: $395.00
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J. Roy Stockton Signed AUTO Presentation Card Baseball HOF sportswriter D. 1972