Lot # 45: 1949 Bowman #224 Satchell Paige Rookie SGC 3 VG

Starting Bid: $1,000.00

Bids: 9 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Heartland Summer Auction",
which ran from 7/10/2021 4:00 PM to
7/21/2021 10:00 PM

Perhaps baseball's greatest crime isn't the banning of Joe Jackson. Instead, it is the fact that, due to racism, the world didn't get to see Satchell Paige in a major league uniform until the hurler was in his 40s. We could fill page after page with Paige stories. Instead we'll simply encourage you to purchase the card of a man who very well might have been the greatest player in baseball history after Babe Ruth.

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