For sale is a truly unique game-used collectable from the careers of the great Freddie Freeman, and Hall-of-Fame pitcher, Johan Santana. This game-used, MLB-authenticated baseball comes from the Braves vs Mets game in New York, Aug 11, 2012. This specific ball was used in the top of the 1st inning - pitched by Santana ands struck by Freeman for a 2-rbi double. This would be the #270th hit of Freeman's young career, with RBIs #147 & #148 driven in on the play.
This ball is a rare METS 5. Commemorative baseball, used by the METS in home games in 2012 ONLY.Please have a look at the closeup of the commemorative logo. With just 8 hits in New York, during the season, two being homers, this is one of at most 6 possible base-hits by Freeman on this rare/ limited-usage commemorative logo baseball.
With fewer balls being collected per game for authentication in 2012 - this may be a unique Freeman-related logo hit. As for the great Johan Santana- this was not his finest outing, and he would appear in just one more MLB game in his illustrious career.
The authentication is input by the on-site MLB authenticators, who apply the holograms and enter the details of the play. This ball carries the hologram EK043875. I have attached a screen shot for your review of the MLB authentication serial number search result. This spectacular ball has great coloration and character- truly a 1-of-a-kind item!Thank you for viewing our listing and please see our other current listings for rare memorabilia, sports cards, electronics, apparel, and much much more! This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Game Used Memorabilia\Baseball-MLB\Baseballs". The seller is "fogcityauctions-sf" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.