* The bat has a faint signature on the back that is not that of Bench.
* Years of use 1969-1972
* Number 5 on the handle
* Mears hologram
The signature on the back downgrades the bat, HOWEVER - the fact that the bat is a
promotional bat from Louisville Slugger makes it very rare.This is one of those rare pieces of memorabilia that is difficult to price by comparison, but recent auction activity on similar items suggest this bat may be quite a steal for the right collector.
Due to the rare nature of this item we must charge your credit card for the full price immediately upon taking your order. This policy ensures we reserve the bat for you. We will confirm your order by Email. This bat is in stock and ready for immediate shipping.