Willie Mays Autographed 5×7 Promo Photo JSA COA San Francisco Giants Baseball
Note that items with COAs come with individual COAs, sticker usually on back of item. I do not accept “Best Offer”. Prices are reduced every 30 days until the item sells. Thanks for understanding this policy! New items will be added the first of the month… Prices on existing items will be reduced at the end of each month. Willie Howard Mays Jr. (born May 6, 1931), nicknamed ” The Say Hey Kid “. Is an American former professional baseball. He spent almost all of his 22-season Major League Baseball. (MLB) career playing for the New York/San Francisco Giants. (1951-52, 1954-72) before finishing his career with the New York Mets. Regarded as one of the greatest baseball players of all time, he was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Mays joined the Birmingham Black Barons. In 1948, playing with them until he was signed by the Giants once he graduated high school in 1950. He won the Rookie of the Year Award. Spent two years in the United States Army. During the Korean War. And won the National League. (NL) Most Valuable Player. (MVP) Award after leading the NL in batting. Of a Vic Wertz. Fly ball in Game 1 of the 1954 World Series. Is one of the most famous baseball plays of all time. The Giants swept the Cleveland Indians. The lone World Series triumph of Mays’s career. Mays led the NL with 51 home runs. In 1956, he stole. 40 bases, leading the NL for the first of four straight years. He won his first of 12 Gold Glove Awards. In 1957, a record for outfielders. The Giants moved to San Francisco after the 1957 season, and Mays contended for the batting title until the final day of 1958, hitting a career-high. 300 for the next two seasons, leading the league in hits. After leading the NL with 129 runs scored. In 1961, Mays led the NL in home runs in 1962 as the Giants won the NL pennant and faced the New York Yankees. In the World Series. Which the Giants lost in seven games. In 1964, he was named the captain of the Giants by manager. Leading the NL with 47 home runs that year. He hit 52 the next year, leading the NL and winning his second MVP award. 1966 was the last of 10 seasons in which he had over 100 runs batted in. In 1969, he hit the 600th home run of his career, and he got his 3,000th hit in 1970. Traded to the Mets in 1972, Mays spent the rest of that season and 1973 with them before retiring. He served as a coach for the Mets until 1979 and later rejoined the Giants as a Special Assistant to the President and General Manager. Mays finished his career batting. 302 with 660 home runs, the sixth-most of all time, and 1,903 RBI. He holds MLB records for most putouts. (7,095) and most extra-inning home runs (22). Over his career, he was selected to 24 All-Star Games. Tied for the second-most of all time. Mays was named to the Major League Baseball All-Century Team. In 1999 and ranked second on The Sporting News. S “List of the 100 Greatest Baseball Players”, behind only Babe Ruth. He was presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom. If somebody came up and hit. 450, stole 100 bases and performed a miracle in the field every day, I’d still look you in the eye and say Willie was better, manager Leo Durocher. Of the Negro American League. In 1948, playing with them until the Giants signed him once he graduated from high school in 1950. In his MLB debut year of 1951, spent two years in the United States Army. (MVP) Award in 1954 after leading the league in batting. In Game 1 of the 1954 World Series. In 1964, his manager. Named him the Giants’ captain. He led the NL with 47 home runs that year. He hit 52 the following year, leading the NL and winning his second MVP award. In 1969, he hit the 600th home run of his career; he got his 3,000th hit in 1970. He served as a coach for the Mets until 1979 and later rejoined the Giants as a special assistant to the president and general manager. 302 with 660 home runs, the sixth-most of all time, and 1,903 runs batted in. (7,095) and the most extra-inning home runs (22). Over his career, he was selected for 24 All-Star Games. Presented him with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Additionally, I slip all autographed photos inside sturdy photo-protective sleeves. In most cases, using Jack Smalling’s baseball address lists and other assorted address lists, I wrote to both active and retired baseball players, sending them letters, requests for signatures, and self-addressed-stamped envelopes. This is how I obtained thousands of autographs. I stand by every item I sell. All the old time autograph dealers know me and the professional authenticators will vouch for my reputation as well. I do this on a part time basis, so sometimes emails take a day. PLEASE NOTE: Most items come with certificates of authenticity from outside companies (JSA and PSA predominantly; they are the best). Sincerely, Joe Binder, Downers Grove, Illinois. 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- Product: Photo
- Sport: Baseball-MLB
- Autograph Authentication: James Spence Authentication (JSA)
- Original/Reprint: Original