Lot # 24: HENSLEY MEULENS 2018 Japan All-Star Game LOCKER NAME PLATE

Starting Bid: $200.00

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Item was in Auction "Inaugural Auction",
which ran from 11/20/2018 11:00 PM to
11/29/2018 6:03 PM



Offered here is the original authentic 2018 Japan All-Star Games Locker Name Plate belonging to our most special individual of the 2018 Curacao Baseball Week #6, Sir Hensley "BAM BAM" Muelens! A man who has donated countless hours to the kids of Curacao. A selfless individual who has such a passion for the Game Of Baseball, he travels on the off season be a coach for the 2018 Japan All-Star Games USA Players-barely taking any time for himself and his family who through the years have been so supportive and instrumental of him in the Curacao Baeball Week Foundation. Nicknamed "Bam Bam", Meulens is a Dutch professional baseball player and bench coach for the San Francisco Giants. A native of Curaçao, he played from 1989 to 2000 in MLB, Nippon Professional Baseball, and the Korea Baseball Organization. He was the first Curaçaoan to play in both MLB and the Dominican Professional Baseball League. Hitting home runs left-handed while playing softball as a teenager earned Meulens the nickname "Bam Bam" when his friends compared his power to the Flintstones cartoon character. Over the course of his career, Meulens would become the first to play for all four of the major Caribbean winter leagues. You guys and gals better bid big on this one. And own a piece of the Generous Gentle Giant, ir Hensley "BAM BAM" Meulens.

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