andy messersmith's facsimile autograph (primarily his last name) is in a different spot, and the photo is cropped in a slightly different way on this, his 1977 o-pee-chee card:
now the o-pee-chee back:
the yankees purchased the final year of messersmith's historic contract after the season ended, but you already knew about that.
voici à vous, 1977 andy messersmith!
autograph parallels - base, gold, and platinum
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