Lot # 17: 1933 Goudey #144 Babe Ruth PSA 5 EX

Category: 1921-1939

Starting Bid: $2,500.00

Bids: 11 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Spring Break Rarities Auction 2019",
which ran from 3/14/2019 4:00 PM to
4/6/2019 7:00 PM

(LOT 17)
1933 Goudey #144 Babe Ruth PSA 5 EX

RUTH GOUDEY!!! George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr., was an American baseball outfielder and pitcher who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 1914 to 1935. Nicknamed "the Bambino" and "the Sultan of Swat", he began his career as a stellar left-handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, but achieved his greatest fame as a slugging outfielder for the New York Yankees.

Ruth established many MLB batting (and some pitching) records, including career home runs (714), slugging percentage (.690), runs batted in (RBIs) (2,213), bases on balls (2,062), and on-base plus slugging (OPS) (1.164), some of which have been broken. He was one of the first five inductees into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.

Offered here is one of the hobbies most popular cards, this 1933 Goudey Babe Ruth is among the top cards in the hobby. Gorgeous card in a PSA 5 EX holder. Nice corners and clarity, this beautiful card displays boldly. The back is well centered. If you are in the market for a Goudey Ruth, this card is for you.

MIN BID $2,500


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