Lot # 445: 1948 Bowman #36 Stan Musial Rookie PSA 8 NM-MT

Category: 1940-1949

Starting Bid: $5,000.00

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Item was in Auction "Newman Auction",
which ran from 6/12/2021 11:00 AM to
7/10/2021 7:00 PM

(LOT 445)
1948 Bowman #36 Stan Musial Rookie PSA 8 NM-MT

ROOKIE MUSIAL!!! Stan Musial was an American professional baseball player and Navy veteran of World War II. He was a Major League Baseball outfielder and first baseman on the St. Louis Cardinals for 22 seasons, 1941 through 1963. Nicknamed "Stan the Man", Musial holds the All-Star record for the most All-Star Games played (24, tied with Hank Aaron & Willie Mays) and is widely considered to be one of the greatest hitters in baseball history. He compiled 3,630 hits (ranking fourth all-time and most in a career spent with only one team).

With 1,815 hits at home and 1,815 on the road, he also is considered to be the most consistent hitter of his era. He also compiled 475 home runs during his career, was named the National League's (NL) Most Valuable Player (MVP) three times, and won three World Series championship titles. Musial was a first-ballot inductee to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1969. This Musial Rookie has earned a NM-MT 8 designation and is one to own for the high-end collector.

MIN BID $5,000

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