Lot # 30: 1949 JF 35e Asayama Fusen Gum--Dick Lajeskie (San Francisco Seals)--Rare

Category: Baseball Cards

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Item was in Auction "Auction 61: Ended 6/27/2021",
which ran from 6/9/2021 8:00 PM to
6/26/2021 11:00 PM

The JF 35a set carries an R5 designation in the Japanese Baseball Card Checklist & Price Guide, Vintage Edition 2.1 by Gary Engel, signifying that five or fewer copies of this blank backed card are known.

Dick Lajeskie was a middle infielder whose pro baseball career encompassed the years 1943-1951. He played in six games for the New York Giants in 1946. He spent the 1948 and 1949 seasons as a reserve infielder for the San Francisco Seals, and accompanied the team on their 1949 Tour of Japan. Interestingly, the Japanese text on this card lists Lajeskie as an outfielder.

Size: 1 1/16" x 1 7/16"

Condition: Fair to Good

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