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  1. #1
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    Calling All Daryl Strawberry Experts

    This strip tag looks bogus to me. Does not match exemplars I have seen. Any thoughts?


    https://sports.ha.com/itm/baseball/1...ription-071515

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    I'm with you. I believe the year should be in the ID. Also there were 2 legit embroidery fonts on '85 Mets gamers. This tries very hard to imitate one of them, but something about it looks off.

    Dave Miedema

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    I was wrong...I checked my files, and the sequence of uniform #, size, set is correct, yet it still doesn't look quite right.

    Dave M.

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    The sequence isn’t in question. The font is bad....no good IMO.

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    Here’s the Strawberry....and three other ‘85 Mets gamers from common players. I chose common players to eliminate the need for financial gain via fraud.
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    The Rawlings tag has other needle holes in the upper left corner which is a concern and look at the long zigzag stitching under the strip tag. The others are straight stitched.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bgakladd View Post
    The Rawlings tag has other needle holes in the upper left corner which is a concern and look at the long zigzag stitching under the strip tag. The others are straight stitched.
    GREAT find by you. That jersey is baddddd.

  8. #8
    I think that the 4 in the Strawberry jersey is the key. That font is totally different than the other 3 jerseys. Something's amiss for sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vintagedeputy View Post
    I think that the 4 in the Strawberry jersey is the key. That font is totally different than the other 3 jerseys. Something's amiss for sure.
    Agree 100%....

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    Quote Originally Posted by bgakladd View Post
    The Rawlings tag has other needle holes in the upper left corner which is a concern and look at the long zigzag stitching under the strip tag. The others are straight stitched.
    I agree that the stitching/needle holes on the Rawlings tag is a red flag. However I don’t think the strip tag “long zigzag” stitching is unusual as I’ve seen this on 85 homes. The other 85 examples shown are all roads, and I think the straight stitching is correct for roads from this year.

    The numbers on the back of the jersey look very off as well.

 

 

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