Ted Williams Signed AUTO 1941 George Burke RDM Studio TYPE 1 Photo PSA/DNA LOA

Ted Williams (D. 2002) played his entire 19-year Major League Baseball career as the left fielder for the Boston Red Sox (1939–1942 and 1946–1960). Nicknamed "The Kid", "The Splendid Splinter", "Teddy Ballgame", "The Thumper" and "The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived", Williams is regarded as one of the greatest hitters in baseball history. He was a two-time American League Most Valuable Player, six-time batting champion, 17-time All-Star, and a two-time Triple Crown winner. He finished his career with a .344 batting average, 521 home runs, and a .482 on-base percentage, the highest of all time. His batting average is the highest of any MLB player with 302 or more home runs. Williams was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1966, in his first year of eligibility. He was selected for the Major League Baseball All-Time Team in 1997 and Major League Baseball All-Century Team in 1999.

Offered is a gorgeous RDM Studio silver gelatin photo measuring approximately 3.5” x 5.5” in size stamped on the back by RDM Studio on 847 Belmont Ave, which was famed photographer, George Burke’s Studio in Chicago. Signed in gorgeous steel tipped pen that we’d rate a 9 out of 10. Photo was taken during Ted Williams best season ever, 1941 when he hit .406  ended the season with 37 home runs and 120 runs batted in. Williams' . 553 on-base percentage that season set a single-season record that stood for 61 years, surpassed only by Barry Bonds in 2002.

Encapsulated authentic for the autograph by PSA/DNA and labeled as a TYPE 1 photo.  Includes additional LOA certifying the autograph as authentic and photo as a TYPE 1 by PSA/DNA.

Item: 13097

Price: $19,500.00
Ted Williams Signed AUTO 1941 George Burke RDM Studio TYPE 1 Photo PSA/DNA LOA