Jimmy Lavender - 1915/16 M101-4 Sporting News

James Sanford “Jimmy” Lavender (1884-1960) won ten or more games in each of his five seasons wearing a Chicago Cubs uniform and threw a no-hitter and a one-hitter against the New York Giants in 1915 and 1916, respectively. Jimmy’s spitball pitch helped him win 16 games during his rookie campaign, but was mostly inconsistent for much of his career. He threw for six years in the Majors with the Cubs (1912-1916) and the Philadelphia Phillies (1917), serving as both a starter and reliever. In 142 starts, Jimmy Lavender went 63-76 with 65 complete games, ten shutouts, 12 saves, 547 strikeouts and a 3.09 career ERA in 224 games appearances.



Condition Census (Explain)

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Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 NM-MT 8
2 EX-MT 6
2 EX-MT 6
3 EX 5
4 VG-EX 4
4 VG-EX 4
5 PR 1

AUCTION PRICES REALIZED

Date Price Grade Lot # Auction House Auction/Seller Type Cert
06/15/2015 $1,109 8 649 Goodwin and Co. Auctions Masterpieces and Uncommon Commons LX Auction 07105758