Joe Niekro Hand Sculpture is valued at $69,500 and is Available! This sculpture was in storage and was created in May of 1998 - Mr. Malara will complete this piece and YOU (Buyer) may chose the final color!! (right hand with his baseball in hand, signed, and so detailed as to reveal his FINGERPRINTS)
Younger brother of baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Phil Niekro, the late Joe Niekro had a mean knuckleball as well. Phil and Joe Niekro are the winningest brother combination in baseball history, with 539 wins combined, 221 of them by Joe. The baseball field in their hometown of Bridgeport, Ohio has been named Niekro Diamond in honor of Phil and Joe Niekro.
Sculpture is NOT finished until Buyer is found (color choice is theirs).