Up for sale is an Original Reach American League E. This ball has red and blue stitching. It shows patent # 17200 and is Excellent condition considering its 92 years old.The American League president was Ernest S. His stamp is clear and can be seen on the side panel.
The ball can easily be identified by its other stampings, which are prominent, most notably the patent number. Back in the day the only way to get an Official League ball was to catch a foul ball or know someone who was associated with Major League Baseball. This baseball was handed down from my grandfather who was a NY Yankees fan.
I do not know the history of the ball prior to that. This type of ball is an Extremely Tough piece to find.Thanks for looking and check out my other auctions. Please Note: The last Reach Official American League E. 22, 2021 two weeks ago. The item "1929 ES BARNARD OFFICIAL AMERICAN LEAGUE BASEBALL RED & BLUE STITCHING EX RARE" is in sale since Saturday, September 4, 2021. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Vintage Sports Memorabilia\Baseballs".
The seller is "baberuthandcompany" and is located in Spring Hill, Kansas. This item can be shipped to United States.