1997 cal ripken - career hit #2568



$6,500



Offered for sale is a beautiful Ripken game used bat that comes directly from Cal's person collection. This black LS gamers shows outstanding game use. The barrel displays ball and stich marks. There is a crack in the handle. . Ripken's number 8 is written on the knob. There is a piece of tape on the barrel identifying when the bat was cracked "4-15-97 2nd AB Twins". In his first at bat of the game he recorded his 2,568th career hit, a double. The barrel is signed and inscribed by Ripken indicating the the hit "Cal Ripken Hit #2568 April 15, 1997". The bat comes with an LOA from Ripken himself and also has an LOA from PSA with a grade of 9.5.


There are very few bats, even from Ripken's own collection, with a career hit inscription. This represents one of the few such examples. As a 3,000 hit club member, noted hit bats are particularly significant. Here is your chance to grab one at a very reasonable price.


contact us at info@vintagebats.com to purchase or for more information









Contact us at info@vintagebats.com to purchase or for more information