Greensboro, N.C. â€“ Some of baseballâ€™s brightest stars were on display at the 2008 South Atlantic League All-Star Game recently played in Greensboro, N.C. Now fans have an opportunity to take home an autographed, game-worn jersey through an online auction at eBay.com. Click HERE to view the jerseys.
All players, coaches and honorary team members wore and signed their respective jersey. Pictures are available on the eBay.com site where the jerseys have been posted for bidding. Find the jerseys by going to www.eBay.com and searching for “SAL All-Star”, or click HERE to link directly to the listing.
Previous first-round selections such as Michael Burgess (Washington Nationals), Madison Bumgarner (San Francisco Giants) and Jason Heyward (Atlanta Braves) have their autographed 2008 All-Star jerseys up for auction.
Honorary managers for the all-star game, Hall of Famer Tony Perez and former National League MVP and eight-time all-star, Andre Dawson, also have jerseys up for auction.
Majestic Athletics, owned by the VF Corporation based in downtown Greensboro, provided the jerseys for the North and South teams.
Proceeds from the auctions will go to the United Way of Greater Greensboro. Bids for each auction will be taken through the evening of June 27, 2008.