Sam Crawford - 1915/16 M101-4 Sporting News

Samuel Earl Crawford (1880-1968) “Wahoo Sam” was a triple hitting machine with superior power complimented by outstanding speed tallying 309 over his 19-year career. Sam Crawford played for the Cincinnati Reds (1899-1902) and Detroit Tigers (1903-1917) accumulating 2,961 hits, 1,525 RBI, hit for a .309 average and stole 363 bases during his career. Wahoo Sam from Wahoo, Nebraska helped the Detroit Tigers, alongside Ty Cobb, win three consecutive American League pennants from 1907-1909. Sam Crawford holds the single-season record for most inside-the-park home runs (12) in 1901. The Veterans Committee elected Samuel Earl Crawford, “Wahoo Sam” to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1957.



Condition Census (Explain)

  • Sam Crawford
  • Sam Crawford Blank Back
Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 NM 7
1 NM 7
1 NM 7
2 EX-MT 6
3 EX 5
3 EX 5
3 EX 5
4 VG-EX 4
5 VG 3
5 VG 3

AUCTION PRICES REALIZED

Date Price Grade Lot # Auction House Auction/Seller Type Cert
12/14/2015 $382 6 296 Goodwin and Co. Auctions Masterpieces and Uncommon Commons LVIII Auction 08061646
12/14/2015 $259 3 315 Goodwin and Co. Auctions Masterpieces and Uncommon Commons LVIII Auction 03671648