Cuban Baseball WILFREDO SALAS Autographed Contract 1950

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  • Item Category: Natural History
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Dec 01,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

Vintage Cuban Baseball, WILFREDO SALAS Autographed original One page complete Cuba players contract measures 8 1/2 x 13. Written entirely in spanish and dated December 21st, 1950. Salas signs to play for the Marianao Team in the Cuban Leagues for the 1950/1951 season. Exhibits some light biege toning spots in portions and has some minor insect damage at the far top portion of the contract. Contracts originating from the old Cuban Leagues are are very difficult to find with few surviving the island climate. This one is 57 years old.

Wilfredo Salas was a Cuban born right handed pitcher who spent a portion of the 1948 season in the American Negro Leagues with the New York Cubans. Later played with Sherbrook in the Canadian Provincial league. The balance of his career was spent playing in the Mexican leagues and in Cuba. In the mid 1950's he pitched for the famous Ponce team in the Puerto Rican league.

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