Gonna probably be doing weekly updates instead of when I get stuff due to being back in school. Here is the haul from the past week. Scans to follow...
Dickie Thon 88 Score, Mark Eichorn 87 Topps, Tom Niedenfuer 87 Topps-mr.js-great traded...My end took awhile to get there for some...
Had Louisville and Toledo in during the Bench's downtime. Did pretty well with Louisville, especially with the tough bunch of guys they have.
Rick Sweet 4/4 for CW
Aroldis Chapman 1/2, 1/1 on WBC card and 2010 Bowman rc...actually pitched really well. Signed as he walked after...
First up the IP from the last week...
Syracuse Chiefs were in town and were overall good about signing...was able to get:
Jerry Browne 14 cards(50/50 for metrotheme)
Greg Booker 3 cards(50/50 for metrotheme)
Erik Arneson 1 card
Collin Balester 1 card
Jason Bergmann 1 card
Joe Bisenius 4...
Had a bountiful 2 weeks and just now getting around to posting. First up the IP stuff...and then the mail and some scans of the favorites
Lehigh Valley Pigs:
Domonic Brown 2 cards, 8x10
John Mayberry Jr. 3 cards
Scott Mathieson 4 cards
JA Happ 1 card
Ozzie Chavez 2 cards
Oscar Villareal 3...
Had 5 envelopes in the mail with 4 successes and an RTS. I had sent Barry Larkin and 87 Topps once a year since he joined MLB Network and had finally gotten 1 back signed earlier this year. I got back one the 3 I'd sent RTS Refused today so glad to have gotten the one I got earlier.
Went down and finished up my Louisville stuff. Finally got my nemesis who signed for 4/7 people there after pulling up in his Lambo. Also added a scanner to my setup so will include scans.
Chris Valaika 1 card
Daniel Ray Herrera 1 card
Yonder Alonso 1 card
Juan Francisco 1 set card
Had 2 in the mail yesterday.
Mugsey Bogues signed 2 cards c/o home and included form letter about his website
Solomon Torres signed 3 cards c/o home and included letter about Jehovah Witness and apologizing if it was not the cards I sent
Went and did the Pacer's Rookie Camp and got the 2...
Went back for round 2 of the Tigers. Was able to get:
Larry Parrish signed 6 cards
Leon Durham signed 2 cards
Ryan Perry signed 1 card
Rick Porcello signed 1 card
Jay Sborz signed 2 cards
Scott Sizemore signed 1 card
Mark Schlereth signed 1 card(09 Topps Update I had gotten signed by Daniel...
In the mail today came new football hall of famer Bruce Smith who signed 1 card in 18 days.
Went down and got one of favorite bands to sign a photo and a few CD covers.
Ween signed a photo and The Mollusk and Chocolate and Cheese covers
Most of the team came out at once...
Went down today after the game and did pretty well. Picked up...
Jeremy Hellickson 2 cards
Aneury Rodriguez 2 cards
Dale Thayer 1 card
Jose Lobotan 2 cards
Alvin Colina 2 cards
Matt Joyce 1 card
Fernando Perez 2 cards
Justin Ruggiano 1 card
Desmond Jennings 1 card
In the mail came the usual index card from Joe Morgan c/o baseball hall of fame.
Did Pawtuckett Red Sox after one game and got 1 guy and it started pouring down rain. Went back last night to the game and after and did better. Only dissapointment was not getting Gerald Perry who said no before...
Had a return today I sent a while back and not sure where to. Reggie Miller came back in the mail in signed in silver paint. Signed 2, but the 2nd was stuck to the back of the other and the auto is pretty much gone.
Went to a charity event with some Colts players in a attendance. Was able to get Robert Mathis on a card and Peyton Manning on an 11x14 photo.
Also hit up the Clippers and Indians and was able to get
Pedro Alvarez photo
Jose Tabata photo
Carlos Santana baseball
Charles Nagy 4 cards(3 for...
Had a long weekend of graphing which turned out to be a great one.
Got the following on index cards as didnt expect to see them:
Tim Daly-actor from Wings and Private Practice
Amaury Nolasco-actor from Prison Break
Kim Kardashian-had photos of her but she said she was ugly in them and wouldn't...
Got back a good one today...
YA Tittle signed my card and included a Topp Heritage Then and Now card of him and Brees. Will try to get Brees on it at some point since he is in Indy for something about once a year. Sent c/o company about a year ago
First the mail...
LeeRoy Selmon signed 1 card c/o home w/ HOF
Rickey Jackson signed 1 card c/o home
Matt LaPorta signed 1 card with note of thanks c/o Indians
Music In Person
Sharon Jones signed photo
The Heavy signed photo-band featured on the Kia commercials
Danica Patrick signed...
Went before the game between Scranton and Indy. Watched 3 innings before heading to my softball game. Saw Montero get one at bat and was walked. Would like to see him hit and catch(was DHing) but looked awkward on the base path.
Was able to get a good chunk of the roster and will be going...