Official American League (Harridge) ball signed in blue ink by the following twenty-seven members of the 1953 Cleveland Indians: Lopez (Mgr., sweet spot), Doby, Wynn, Feller, Lemon, Easter, Ginsberg, Wilks, Majeski, Smith, Tipton, Chakales, Rosen, Glynn, Avila, Houtteman, Mitchell, Strickland, Wight, Kennedy, Hegan, Brissie, Westlake, Garcia, Hoskins, Hooper, and Friend. The inscription "Best Wishes to Jim Oppenheim" (written in an unknown hand) appears in blue ink on a side panel. The year, "1953," is written in blue ink on the sweet spot. The signatures average 8/10. The ball has been coated with a very light layer of protective shellac and is otherwise in Excellent to Mint condition.