Lot 15. Mark Fidrych Autographed Book, “No Big Deal.” Fidrych wrote this book with Tom Clark, biographer, poetry editor and baseball fan. He boldly signed the fly leaf in black ink and added “The Bird” R.O.Y ’76.” The signature is mint 9 to gem mint 10. The book, a stated first edition published in 1977 by J. P. Lippincott Co., is vg+ to ex in a vg dust jacket. Fidrych pitched for the Detroit Tigers 1976-1980. In 1976, he earned Rookie of the Year and All-Star honors by leading the major leagues with a 2.34 ERA and a 19–9 record. Even though he had a better ERA and winning percentage, he finished second to Jim Palmer in the Cy Young Award voting. Fidrych was an All-Star aging in 1977, but thereafter, injuries limited his career, and ended it in 1980. He was 54 was he died in 2009 in an accident while repairing his truck. Winning Bid $92.