Home / Discontinued / 1956 Yankees World Series Champs Louisville Slugger Black Bat 1956 Yankees World Series Champs Louisville Slugger Black Bat$1,495.00 Discontinued Description Description This is an authentic black Hillerich & Bradsby Co. Louisville Slugger bat given to each member of the New York Yankees staff and roster following the team’s World Series Championship in 1956. The bat is in Mint Condition and still has the business card of John A. Hillerich III, President, attached. It is a rare find that any collector and game historian would love to add to their personal collection. The World series “Black Bat” was given to participating players, and dignitaries from teams in the world series. They have facsimile signatures of the entire team in gold on a dark black ebony bat. Names in script for Hillerich & Bradsby endorsees and block letter for non endorsed players. As an added bonus, 1956 was the season during which Mickey Mantle won his Triple Crown! Due to the rare nature of this item we must charge your credit card for the full price immediately upon taking your order. This policy ensures we reserve the bat for you. We will confirm your order by Email. This bat is not game used. Please allow at least 2 weeks for delivery.