Offered is a trio of Richie Ashburn model bats including a wonderful vintage autographed example. Included are:
1.) Rare 35” Bluegrass Richie Ashburn professional model bat, signed in black marker (“8”);
2.) 34” Hanna Batrite No. WTAS Ashburn style bat;
3.) Rare Louisville Slugger store model baseball bat of Richie Ashburn. This 33" black bat genuine Louisville Slugger Richie Ashburn model from the 1960s is unused and is one of the rarest Ashburn model bats produced. According to sources at Louisville Slugger in the late 1990s, this bat was not in the database. The company, at that time, had no record of producing a black version of the Ashburn model. Several examples have appeared on the market bringing a premium for their rarity.