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Up for sale is THE right hand 2001 GU rookie batting glove FIRST MLB game - rare one-of-a-kind signed by Albert Pujols - used and signed during his rookie season & his very first game! April 2nd 2001 against the Rockies where he also used this glove to get his FIRST MLB hit! It is specially inscribed by Albert Pujols himself 'ROY 01'. Both the autograph & special inscription are certified by one of the two leading authenticators in the country - JSA. Certification #Y34773. He also put '5' on the back of the glove at the base of the fourth finger...
This has been photo-matched to his first MLB game & a game he played against the Padres Sept 4th 2001..(I'm not able to upload the photo of game Sept 4th 2001)..I can provide by email...
Please note matched photos of both games. You can also see Albert Pujols first MLB (April 2, 2001) on youtube. Albert Pujols used these gloves during many games during his rookie season, but the special '5' on the knuckle what makes this glove able to be photo matched. The '5' on the knuckle also is in his Pujols is on the verge of surpassing 3,000 hits (32 away) during the 2018 season. He has 4 seasons left on his contract with the Angels. His career numbers to date are as follows:
HR: 614 (7th all time),RBI's: 1,918 (8th), Hits: 2,968 (33rd), Doubles: 619 (12th), Batting Average: .305
Based on his current statistical weighted averages, Albert Pujols will likely end up his career with the following career numbers:
HR: 713 (4th all time) RBI's: 2,285 (2nd), Hits: 3,527 (5th), Doubles: 681 (5th), Batting Average: .292
No player has ever compiled such combination of career stats in Major League history. The leading and foremost authority of sports memorabilia evaluations (currently a constant appraiser on the Antique Roadshow) was asked what sports figures should a collector collect based on future values. Her response was first and foremost - Albert Pujols. review scans for the quality of this beautiful item! Theitem is listedat aBuy-It-Now Optionof $50,000 or best offer.Shipping is free.
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