MEARS Auction #21, Ends December 30th, 2010- 9:00 CST, w/15-Minute Rule
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This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 12/31/2010

Offered is a very rare example of a never seen St. Louis maker, home of the Cardinals and Bottomly in excellent condition made to similar specs as the H&B bats made for use by Sunny Jim, Gashouse Gang HOF immortal.

Title: 1930's Jim Bottomly National Sporting Goods St. Louis Professional Model Bat

Player: Jim Bottomley

Block/Script Name: Block letter last name

Label Period: 1930's

Teams Played During Era of Bat: St. Louis Cardinals

Mfg: National Sporting Goods St. Louis

Model Number: ML

Length: 34 3/4"

Weight: 36.7 ounces

Side Writing: N/A

Vault Marks: N/A

Game Use: Heavy

Ball Marks: Heavy

Swelling: Yes

Grain Separation: No

Cleat Marks: No

Rack Marks: Yes

Nails/Screws: No

Cracked: No

Pine Tar: No

Handle Tape: No

Handle Crack: No

Barrel Crack: No

Dents/Gouges: No

Autographed: No

Uniform Number: N/A

Knob Markings: None

Barrel Markings: None

Provenance: No Provenance

Factory Records: Closely matches H&B records

Player Traits: N/A

Grade: Authentic




1930s Jim Bottomly National Sporting Goods St. Louis Professional Model Bat - St. Louis Cardinals (MEARS Auction LOA)
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Minimum Bid: $100
Final prices include buyers premium.: $407
Number Bids:7
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