Consign Your Best Items with Lelands. We Also Pay Cash on the Spot! Learn More Here.

1956 Gil Hodges World Series Game Used Bat (35”)

1956 Gil Hodges World Series Game Used Bat (35”)

13 years before he would be hailed, “The Miracle Worker”, Hall of Famer Gil Hodges used this Hillerich & Bradsby S2 while batting in the 1956 World Series for the Brooklyn Dodgers, facing his cross-town foe, the New York Yankees. Although we wouldn’t be able to say which game and for which at-bat he used it, this could very well have been the bat at the plate with Hodges during Game 1, in which he homered to win it for Brooklyn. Shows nice use and stamped on the barrel, “World Series Gil Hodges, Brooklyn Dodgers - 1956.” Uncracked and in fine condition with no splintering or deadwood. Stamped, “S2” on the knob.

Past Sports Card, Memorabilia, Non-Sports Card and Collecitble Auction Items

Other past auction items that may be of interest to you.

1963 Los Angeles Dodgers World Series Ring
1940’s Pete Reiser Game Used Glove
Sandy Koufax High School Yearbook
The Bill Bevens 1947 World Series Last Ball Hit
1938 Brooklyn Dodgers Signed Baseball with Babe Ruth
1955 Brooklyn Dodgers Schaefer Beer Advertising Sign (14x20.5”)
Gil Hodges 1,000th RBI Baseball
1951 & 1952 Brooklyn Dodgers Minor League Championship Rings (2)