Wade Boggs was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2005. With 12 straight All-Star appearances, Boggs is third only to Brooks Robinson and George Brett in number of consecutive appearances as a third baseman. In 1999, he ranked number 95 on the Sporting News list of the 100 Greatest Baseball Players, and was a nominee for the Major League Baseball All-Century Team. Wade Boggs has hand autographed this Rawlings Big Stick Blonde Bat with HOF 05, 3010 Hits, 96 WS Champs and 5x Batting Champ inscriptions. Beckett Authentication Services Hologram and Certificate of Authenticity.