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Warren Spahn awards up for auction
July 12, 2013 - Burt Angeli
Interested in Warren Spahn’s 1957 Cy Young Award? Or how about his Hall of Fame induction ring?
Those items and others will be up for auction July 15-16 at the T-Mobile All-Star Fan Fest. The Milwaukee Braves pitching great, who appeared in Kingsford of May 1992 for a Steve Conery Sports Cards show, passed away in 2003.
Spahn’s son Greg “has been sitting on a treasure trove of baseball memorabilia for years,” reported Gary D’Amato of the Milwaukee JournalSentinel.
“He is the winningest pitcher, right or left-handed, since 1930,” Greg Spahn said of his dad (363-245 career record).
Fifty years ago, Spahn and Juan Marichal dueled for 16 innings until Giants star Willie Mays broke up the shutout with a home run. Marichal threw 227 pitches; Spahn, 201 ...
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