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I have a Pro 100 bat - World Series Champions 1992-1993

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I have a Cooper Pro 100 bat - World Series Champions 1992-1993 Toronto Blue Jays Professional C243 signed by manager Cito Gaston
Comes with a Blue Jays banner - American League East Division Champions - contains all the names of the Blue Jays on the banner
Could you please tell me what it's worth?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  ExpertAppraiser replied 1 year ago.

Hi Diane, thanks for the inquiry! I found a listing for a similar item at the $1,550 level (see: although that seems potentially optimistic.

I found a comparable (from 2004, when the market for sports memorabilia was a bit stronger in some elements) for a full team-signed jersey and bat at the $2,000 level (see: and typical signed bats from the 1992-1993 team sell at the $250 to $350 level.

Based on sales and the marketplace, I'd say a value of $500 to $700 is more appropriate for insurance purposes as there are few - if any - Cito Gaston signed bats and items in the marketplace today.

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