VINTAGE 1960s NEW YORK YANKEES FIBERGLASS ABC BASEBALL BATTING HELMET GAME USED
GOT THIS FROM A RESTAURANT(NOT REOPENING DUE TO YOU KNOW)(ALSO GOT A GAMER BERRA MITT GIVEN TO SANDS FROM BERRA) NEXT TOWN OVER(CHARLOTTESVILLE) WHERE SANDS WAS A FAVORITE FROM THAT AREA AND HAD A COUPLE OF CHARLIES RESTAURANT NAMED AFTER HIM. WAS WITH THE YANKEES IN 1967 AS A CATCHER AND OF COURSE BOUTON WAS BOUTON. THE TAPE IN THE BACK HAS SANDS #49 AND BOUTON #56 BOTH CROSSED OUT.
YANKS GOT THIS STYLE NY ON HELMETS IN 1966 FROM THE OLD STENCIL TYPE SHOWN IN THE PEPITONE/SHEEHEY PIC. HELMET SIZE IS 7 1/8 AND HAS ZIP CODE.Charlie neal played for mets 61 & 62, abc tag pre zip code. Our local carolina league class A team was Mets from 1976-87. We had dykstra, gooden, strawberry and more. Parent club would send used equipment down and there were some helmets included sometimes.
This one was not used as being fiberglass they were outdated and minor league had to wear a double flap helmet. I worked for lynchburg mets. Neal 4 on dymo tape on rear and neal in marker on foam crown pad. The item "VINTAGE 1960s NEW YORK YANKEES FIBERGLASS ABC BASEBALL BATTING HELMET GAME USED" is in sale since Thursday, October 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Game Used Memorabilia\Baseball-MLB\Other MLB Game Used Mem".The seller is "minimick07" and is located in Lynchburg, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.