Member of the Boxing Hall of Fame
BOWERSOX, Ken. Flew on the Space Shuttle Columbia. He threw the first pitch during the 1995 World series. Braves/Indians at Jacobs Field. Color photograph in his flight suit bearing a lengthy presentation inscription signed.
LOPEZ-ALEGRIA, Michael. Crew-member on the STS-73. On August 16, 1996 he threw the terrestrial first pitch for the Cleveland/Indians game. Color photo in his space suit inscribed and signed.
WHITSON, Peggy. She threw the ceremonial first pitch on the International Space station for the 2002 World Series. Color photograph, inscribed and signed.
REISMAN, Garrett. Astronaut who threw the first pitch in the International Space Station for the Yankee game against the Red Sox. This was the first ceremonial pitch thrown from Space in Yankee history. He also carried dirt from the Yankee’s pitcher’s mound and a hat autographed by George Steinbrenner. Color photograph of Reisman in his flight jacket with a nice presentation inscription signed.
ACABA, Joseph. Russian-Soyuz capsule was docked at the Space Station. Acaba threw the ceremonial pitch from aboard the International Space Station on May 28, 2012. First person of Puerto Rican heritage to throw the pitch. The game was played by the Mets and Phillies at Citi Field. Color photograph in his space suite, inscribed and signed.
A most unusual collection.........................$150.00