Willie Mays Autograph

Willie Mays

Willie Mays was born on May 6th, 1931 in Westfield, Alabama. He began his baseball career in the Negro Leagues and was quickly scouted by the New York Giants. Mays made his Major League Baseball debut on May 25th, 1951, where he immediately showcased his exceptional talent. He quickly became known for his incredible athleticism and was recognized as one of the best center fielders to ever play the game. More about Willie Mays

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Current items with a signature of Willie Mays

These are the most current items with a signature of Willie Mays that were listed on eBay and on other online stores - click here for more items.

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thumbnail1985 WILLIE MAYS SIGNED HACKETT AUTOGRAPHED AUTO #264 of 5000$149.99logo
thumbnail2004 Topps Retired Signature Edition SP Willie Mays San Francisco Giants #1$9.99logo
thumbnailWillie Mays #54 Art Card Limited 35/50 Edward Vela Signed (New York Mets)$3.99logo
thumbnailWILLIE MAYS 2005 Donruss Signature BASEBALL HALL OF FAME Insert #HOF-19 Rare$9.99logo
thumbnailWillie Mays Autographed Framed 8x10 “The Catch” Photograph W/ Authentication $219.00logo
thumbnailWillie Mays Signed Auto Hat Cap PSA/DNA San Francisco Giants $499.00logo
During Mays's baseball career, he achieved numerous accomplishments. He was a 24-time All-Star, a 12-time Gold Glove winner, and a two-time National League MVP. He was also a 1954 World Series champion, where he made the famous catch known as "The Catch" against the Cleveland Indians. Mays was a five-tool player, demonstrating power, speed, agility, and excellent defensive skills. As a hitter, he had over 3,000 hits, 660 home runs, and a career batting average of .302.

Mays is a legendary figure in baseball history, adored and admired by both players and fans. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1979 and his number 24 has been retired by both the San Francisco Giants and the New York Mets. Even in retirement, Mays continues to be an influential figure in the game of baseball, and his legacy will undoubtedly continue to inspire future generations of players. Read even more about Willie Mays at Wikipedia

Traded items with a signature of Willie Mays

In total, we tracked 7411 items since 01/01/2008. The chart below shows the trade volume over time.

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The most expensive item with a signature of Willie Mays (1952 Topps Willie Mays SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED #261 PSA 3/7 AUTO PSA/DNA PMJS) was sold in September 2023 for $45000.00 while the cheapest item (BOBBY THOMPSON Signed 3x5 CUT GIANTS Willie MAYS AUTO) found a new owner for $0.01 in September 2010. The month with the most items sold (162) was January 2021 with an average selling price of $149.00 for an autographed item of Willie Mays. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in May 2014 with $657.00 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $19.48 was January 2008. In average, an autographed item from Willie Mays is worth $99.00.

Most recently, these items with a signature of Willie Mays were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

Picture Item Title Price Store
thumbnail1969 Topps #190 WILLIE MAYS Signed *PSA 4 Card — PSA/DNA Auto* HOF$861.01logo
thumbnail1974 The Holden Group Willie Mays Autograph And Jim Perry Photo with Auto$31.00logo
thumbnail1983 ASA Willie Mays Story #1 PSA 9 Autograph /2000 DNA Cert$250.00logo
thumbnail1986 Super Bowl XXL Ticket Stub: Willie Mays Auto BVG AUTHENTIC AUTOGRAPH$112.50logo
thumbnailBOLD! - Willie Mays - Signed Auto Rawlings ONL Baseball Encapsulated BAS Beckett$389.99logo
thumbnailWILLIE MAYS - Signed Baseball Bat - Goldin COA - Giants Autograph/Auto$316.77logo
thumbnailWillie Mays 2012 Topps Heritage Real One Auto Autograph PSA 10 AU$1000.00logo
thumbnailWillie Mays HOF Signed 1985 TCMA Photo Classics #27 Giants AUTO PSA/DNA$157.50logo
thumbnailWillie Mays JSA Authenticated Autographed 5x7 Hilton Casino Photograph !!!!$82.00logo

Latest News about Willie Mays

Alabama’s Rickwood Field Will Host an MLB Game in 2024 (06/20/23): The Birmingham, Ala., stadium was home to Willie Mays in his Negro leagues days. It will host a game between Mays’s Giants and the Cardinals in 2024. Go to news article

Giants and Cardinals to play 2024 game at Alabama's Rickwood Field, MLB will inc (06/20/23): Rickwood Field is the former home of the Birmingham Black Barons of the Negro Leagues Go to news article

Giants, Cardinals to play game in 2024 at Alabama ballpark where Willie Mays pla (06/14/23): Rickwood Field is the oldest professional ballpark in America Go to news article

Giants, Cardinals to play 2024 Field of Dreams Game at Alabama ballpark where Wi (06/13/23): Rickwood Field is the oldest professional ballpark in America Go to news article

Mets Retire Willie Mays’ Number at Old-Timers Day (08/28/22): The return of Old-Timers’ Day, and the retirement of No. 24 for Willie Mays, were two more instances of Steven Cohen leaning in on his team’s history. Go to news article

Older News Stories about Willie Mays

Mets to retire No. 24 jersey formerly worn by Hall of Famer Willie Mays (08/2022): Mays spent his final two MLB seasons with the Mets, making the All-Star team as a 42-year-old in 1973 Go to news article

Mays' NFT to feature diploma, benefit foundation (10/2021): Willie Mays' diploma is being made public for the first time in the 90-year-old's first NFT (nonfungible token), which will be released Sunday, ESPN has learned. Go to news article

Mays arrives in style as Giants celebrate his 90th (05/2021): Willie Mays rode into Oracle Park in a white and turquoise 1956 Oldsmobile convertible, waving his cap to a cheering crowd as the San Francisco Giants celebrated his 90th birthday. Go to news article

HOFer Mays wins lifetime achievement award (04/2021): Baseball Hall of Famer Willie Mays has been named the inaugural winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Baseball Digest. Go to news article

Willie Mays at 89: ‘My Thing Is Keep Talking and Keep Moving’ (05/2020): As the coronavirus pandemic keeps him homebound, the greatest living baseball player is missing visits to the ballpark, as well as opportunities to promote a new book on his life. Go to news article

'We all knew Willie would make that catch. It's wasn't that hard. He's Willie Ma (04/2020): The argument can be made that Willie Mays was the greatest player of all time. Look at the numbers. And listen to his opponents, who had a hard time beating him and an even harder time believing he wouldn't make the impossible look easy. Go to news article

From Mays to Trout: What lost career time means for the legacies of MLB greats (03/2020): As the COVID-19 shutdown keeps today's biggest stars off the field, here's what Willie Mays, Ted Williams and other Hall of Famers show us about how it could alter baseball history. Go to news article

Ranking every baseball Hall of Famer -- and where 2020 candidates fit in (01/2020): Ted Williams, Stan Musial and Willie Mays could have company. Where will Derek Jeter fit in among Cooperstown's tiers of greats? Go to news article

Thoughts On the Red Sox Accepting a White House Visit (12/2018): The final pitch of the 2018 World Series was devastating, an unhittable 84 mile per hour slider from Chris Sale with 7 inches of…

The Yankees are totally pretending that A-Rod isn’t nearing Willie Mays’ home ru (04/2015): For an encore they're going to prove that black is white and get themselves killed on the next zebra crossing. Go to news article

PD: Man impaled by pole at Willie Mays Park in Orlando (03/2015): A person was impaled by a pole Wednesday at Willie Mays Park in Orlando, according to police. Go to news article

Tudor: Jeff Gordon gives Willie Mays a 24-carat challenge (02/2015): Certain athletes just seem to own certain numbers. With the No. 24, Jeff Gordon is challenging to own it over Willie Mays. Go to news article

How should Yankees react if Alex Rodriguez ties Willie Mays' homer mark? Bud Sel (01/2015): A-Rod is just six homers away from the legend's mark

World Series sights and sounds: Rocker Huey Lewis sings the praises of Giants Ha (10/2014): Little League World Series U.S. champs Jackie Robinson West of Chicago headed to San Francisco for Game 3 between the Giants and Kansas City Royals

Minor Leaguer Makes Crazy, Willie Mays-Style Catch In Center Field (08/2014): It’s been quite the week for highlight-reel catches. Detroit Tigers rookie Ezequiel Carrera has been making... Go to news article

WATCH: Plaxico Burress says he'll remember Willie Mays' catch in Candlestick Par (07/2014): The former Giants and Jets receiver made an error on the air with ESPN recently. Go to news article

10 Interesting Facts About Willie Mays (06/2014): Willie Mays was a sensational professional baseball player. Here are 10 interesting facts about him. Contributor: Tom Harrington Published: Jun 18, 2014

Happy birthday, Willie Mays: An umpire's tribute (05/2014): Doug Harvey, in his new book, 'They Called Me God: The Best Umpire Who Ever Lived' zings a few Hall of Famers. But not Mays.

Willie Mays recalls Giants' World Series sweep in 1954 (04/2014): Hall of Famer Willie Mays reminisces 60 years after his historic catch helped the Giants sweep the Cleveland Indians in the 1954 World Series.

Willie Mays Appears in Calle 13's New Video: Watch (03/2014): In Calle 13's dramatic new video, front man René Pérez offers his Maserati as a tomb for a pile of used guns and gold surrendered by a menacing line...

Candlestick Park closes with 49ers win, Willie Mays, 30 arrests (12/2013): SAN FRANCISCO — On a night they cheered “The Catch” and all the San Francisco greats of old, the current 49ers looked ready to move that success right into the future...

Willie Mays remembers 'sadness and fear' after JFK's death (11/2013): FILE - In this Nov. 22, 1963 file photo, President John F. Kennedy and his wife, Jacqueline Kennedy, arrive at Love Field airport in Dallas, as a television camera, above, follows them.

Shooter Now: Twins get Willie Mays' 1965 all-star HR ball (10/2013): The Twins, preparing for July's All-Star Game, received a nice artifact the other day. In the 1965 All-Star Game -- the first played in Minnesota -- at Metropolitan Stadium, the Giants' Willie Mays led off for the National League and hit the second pitch over the left-field fence. Go to news article

Here's Willie Mays, MVP, Eating Breakfast In His Little Apartment (09/2013): In 1954, Willie Mays was 23 years old. That year he hit 41 home runs, had a .345 average, and was the National League MVP. And here he is, at his rented apartment in a Harlem walk-up with his landlady, one Mrs. Goosby, looking protectively over his shoulder as he eats. Read more... Go to news article

HBT Daily: Can’t wait until A-Rod passes Willie Mays and gets $6 million! (08/2013): If your head almost exploded at the sight of Alex Rodriguez taking the field in a major league baseball game last night, just wait until he passes Willie Mays on the all-time home run list and the Yankees have to pay him $6 million.

Willie Mays Sr. new Bridgman police chief (07/2013): BRIDGMAN - The Bridgman City Council has unanimously selected Willie Mays Sr. as the city's new police chief effective immediately, replacing Ted Post, who is retiring after 10 years.

JUCO notes: Midland’s Beck channels inner Willie Mays (05/2013): Midland’s Beck channels inner Willie Mays

Mae Mays, wife of Willie Mays, dies in Atherton (04/2013): Mae Louise Allen Mays, the wife of baseball legend Willie Mays for 41 years, died Friday at their Atherton home after a 16-year battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was 74.

Photo of the Day: Willie Mays’ catch in color (02/2013): UPDATE: The photo was colorized by John Turney, and first pointed out at UniWatch last year. Awesome job. Sorry I was unaware of the provenance until a few minutes ago. 11:02 AM: I have no idea where this came from. I saw it on a friends’ Facebook page. I don’t know if it’s an original…

One shot at Willie Mays Park in Orlando, police say (01/2013): One person has been shot at a park in the Richmond Heights neighborhood of Orlando, police said.

The Bonus: The legend of Willie Mays (11/2012): Excerpted from How the Weather Was by Roger Kahn, with permission from Diversion Books | © Copyright 2012

Willie Mays is among honored veterans (10/2012): Major League Baseball held a ceremony before Game 2 honoring World War II-era veterans who also played in the majors as part of its Welcome Back Veterans program.

Willie Mays named 'history maker' (09/2012): Willie Mays, a resident of Atherton since 1969 and considered by many the best all-around baseball player of all time, has been named the San Mateo County History Maker for 2012, according to Mitch Postel, president of the San Mateo County Historical Association.

Willie Mays uniform fetches $31,000 (08/2012): Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson made the announcement this morning on ... There apparently is one bright spot to the drought plaguing the Midwest -- ...

HBT: Trout 'not Willie Mays,' Washington says (07/2012): He’s not Willie Mays. He’s a pretty good player, but I think the comparisons have to stop. Let the kid play. When he’s been here five years, six years, then you can start doing that.

Obama Fundraises With Willie Mays (06/2012): At a fundraising luncheon in San Francisco this afternoon, President Obama received an enthusiastic re-endorsement from baseball Hall of Famer Willie Mays, who likened the thrill of sharing a stage with the nation’s first African-American president to playing in the World Series. “We have a... Go to news article

Willie Mays Aikens Moves Forward (05/2012): KANSAS CITY, Mo. — His body hurts. He walks down the steps at Kauffman Stadium with a limp, holding both...

Sabathia comes up big for Yanks; A-Rod passes Willie Mays on all-time RBI list (04/2012): NEW YORK — Yankees manager Joe Girardi was hoping CC Sabathia would give one of those performances that has made him one of the most dependable pitchers in baseball — his bullpen really needed a break.

Will town say 'yea' to Willie Mays Way? (01/2012): With the backing of most residents of the street, a local Little League leader wants the town of Atherton to rename Mount Vernon Lane to Willie Mays Way, after one of the street's most famous residents.

Catch by Detroit Tigers' Austin Jackson conjures up memories of Willie Mays (09/2011): Jackson has made several amazing plays in center field this season. Go to news article

Willie Mays Is No Surfing Madonna (06/2011): Willie Mays may be forever enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame, but as the new face of Encinitas, California's new “Save the Ocean” campaign, he didn’t last long.

Photo History: Catching Willie Mays (05/2011): A legendary photographer captures a legendary baseball player.

Royals hire Willie Mays Aikens as minor league coach (02/2011): KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Willie Mays Aikens, who went from World Series star to federal prison inmate, has returned to baseball. The 56-year-old Aikens was hired Tuesday as a minor league coach by the Kansas City Royals and will work out of their complex in Surprise, Ariz.

Willie Mays revisits Harlem roots along with San Francisco Giants World Series t (01/2011): NEW YORK -- From his seat on the auditorium stage at PS 46 in Harlem, he was within a Vic Wertz fly ball of the place where he first made his magnificent mark. And we all know that Willie Mays can cover that much ground in a snap.