WHITEY HERZOG AUTOGRAPHED MLB BASEBALL - JSA AUTHENTICATED

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This autographed baseball is boldly signed in blue ink pen by MLB Hall of Famer Whitey Herzog and has been authenticated by the one of the world's premier autograph authentication services - JSA. The baseball includes a the matching JSA certificate and tamper proof sticker on the baseball. 

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Whitey Herzog is a former Major League Baseball manager. Born in New Athens, Illinois, he made his debut as a player in 1956 with the Washington Senators. After his playing career ended in 1963, Herzog went on to perform a variety of roles in Major League Baseball, including scout, manager, general manager and farm system director. Most noted for his success as a manager, he led the Kansas City Royals to three consecutive playoff appearances from 1976 to 1978. Hired by Gussie Busch in 1980 to helm the St. Louis Cardinals, the Cardinals won the 1982 World Series and made two other World Series appearances in 1985 and 1987 under Herzog's direction. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on July 25, 2010, and was inducted into the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame Museum on August 16, 2014.

Teams
As player

Washington Senators (1956–1958)
Kansas City Athletics (1958–1960)
Baltimore Orioles (1961–1962)
Detroit Tigers (1963)

As manager
Texas Rangers (1973)
California Angels (1974)
Kansas City Royals (1975–1979)
St. Louis Cardinals (1980–1990)

Career highlights and awards

World Series champion (1982)
NL Manager of the Year (1985)
St. Louis Cardinals #24 retired
Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame
St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame

Baseball Hall of Fame (2010)

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