1980 Phillies Team Signed NL Baseball McGraw Schmidt Rose Carlton 21 Sigs JSA
Featured is a 1980 Philadelphia Phillies team signed official National League baseball. This baseball features 21 signatures: Mike Schmidt, Steve Carlton, Pete Rose, Tug McGraw, Greg Gross, Bob Boone, Gary Matthews, Del Unser, Manny Trillo, Lonnie Smith, Marty Bystrom, Ramon Aviles, Dick Ruthven, Gary Moddox, Sparky Lyle, Keith Moreland, Ron Reed, Larry Bowa, Bake McBride, and Luis Aguayo. This baseball comes with the JSA auction house Letter of Authenticity. A layer of shellac has been applied to the baseball to help preserve the signatures. The Phillies finished with a regular-season record of 91 wins and 71 losses, which was good enough to regain the National League East title by just one game over the Montreal Expos. The Phillies went on to defeat the Houston Astros in the NLCS to gain their first NL title since 1950, then defeated the Kansas City Royals to win their first-ever World Series Championship.