The 1972 Pittsburgh Pirates finished first in the NL East with a record of 96-59. The team was beat by the Cincinnati Reds in the NL Championship Series.
Presented from the 1972 Pirates team signed baseball. This Steeltown orb features 23 signatures with a very desirable Roberto Clemente (“7-8” see photo) on one of the side panels . Other signers include Danny Murtaugh on the sweet spot along with Bill Virdon, Manny Sanquillen,Bob Moose, Bob Johnson, Willie Stargell, Bill Mazeroski, Luke Walker, Al Oliver, Milt May, Dock Ellis, Gene Alley, Bruce Kison, Nelson Briles, Steve Blass, Rennie Stennett Dave Ricketts. Don Osborn, Bob Miller, , Frank Oceak, Don Leppert, Bob Robertson, Bob Veale (Faded)
Important to note that Clemente final season, New Year’s eve he died 12/31/72. Included for authentication is a full letter from JSA.