Last Memorial Pitch by artist Bill Purdom is a hand signed and numbered limited edition print on paper in an edition of 600. It commemorates the final pitch ever thrown in Baltimore’s Memorial Stadium on Oct 6, 1991. The pitcher was Frank Tanana and the batter was Cal Ripken.
- Print Number 234/600
- Image Size: 14×34
- Good Condition – Never Framed – No Fading
- Stored in a flat file to eliminate UV exposure
- Other baseball prints by Bill Purdom: Splendid Sportsman’s Park Rocket’s Red Glare
About Bill Purdom
Artist William Purdom (1953-2016) was a sports artist who began his career as an illustrator in NYC after studying visual design at Auburn University. While doing work for advertising agencies Purdom illustrated numerous billboards for dozens major international companies. Eventually turning to fine arts, Bill began doing professional sports prints, capturing nostalgic and famous moments in sports history. His work can be seen in numerous television series including Seinfeld and Everyone Loves Raymond, as well as the movie “Moneyball” about the Oakland A’s.