LEO DUROCHER

Bold signature and inscription, “To John/Best Wishes/Leo Durocher,” in blue fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card.  Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the top right corner.  Undated on the back, but likely early 1960s.  John Verzi collection. The hot-tempered shortstop was only a middling player, but gained his greatest fame as manager of, first, the Brooklyn Dodgers, and later the New York Giants  He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1994.

$50