Autographs of Hall of Fame Stars Frank Frisch and George Sisler on Unlined Index Cards.
Lot 21. Autographs of Hall of Fame Stars Frank Frisch and George Sisler on Unlined Index Cards. Elected to the HoF in 1947, Frisch was a three-time All-Star and World Series champion as a second baseman. As a player-manager in 1934, he led the St. Louis Cardinals to another World Championship. In 1931, he was the N.L. MVP. After playing first base from 1915-30, Sisler was inducted into the HoF in 1939. In 1922, he led the A.L. in hitting with a .420 average and was the league’s MVP. His .340 career averages places him 16th on the all-time MLB list. Both autographs are mint 9 to gem mint 10. Frisch added “The Old Flash” above his name. Kevin Keating authenticated the autographs. Frisch ranked 88th, and Sisler, 33rd, on “The Sporting News” list of Top 100 players of the 20th century. Both Frisch and Sisler died in March 1973. Winning Bid $81.