# Sunday, 31 May 2009
Mail returns for the past week:

Goose Gossage - 2/4 (with $20)
Leroy Hunt - 2/2 (He signed both cards on the back, one in sharpie, one in ballpoint.)
Tony LaRussa - 1/1 (one of my favorite mail successes ever, thank you Tony!)
Barry Latman - 2/2
Nick Masset - 2/2
Corky Miller - 2/2
Matt Thornton - 2/2





posted on Sunday, 31 May 2009 09:19:12 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
# Saturday, 23 May 2009
I got myself a nice certified Gordon Beckham autograph on eBay, for about $10.


posted on Saturday, 23 May 2009 20:11:15 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
Today the mailman brought me:

Jimmy Gallagher - 2/2
Ed Hobaugh - 2/2
Matt Merullo - 3/4 (included a note saying "cool letter, I was your first autograph?")



posted on Saturday, 23 May 2009 15:26:37 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
# Friday, 22 May 2009
Had 4 things waiting for me when I returned from my business trip:

Jose Contreras - 1/1 (hell yeah!)
Bruce Kimm - 2/3
Derek Rodriguez - 2/2
Bob Shaw - 1/1 (1959 reunion 16x20, will put up picture later)




posted on Friday, 22 May 2009 18:46:51 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
# Tuesday, 19 May 2009
Here is what I got on Monday:

Paul LaPalme - 3/3
Eddie Leon - 3/3
Jim Rivera - 4/4


posted on Tuesday, 19 May 2009 19:50:04 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
# Saturday, 16 May 2009
The last few days have brought the following returns:

Chris Knapp - 3/3
Billy Pierce - 4/4 (My all-time favorite "old-timer"!)
Tom Qualters - 1/1
Jon Rauch - 2/2
Moose Skowron - 2/2
Duke Snider - 2/2
Jake Striker - 2/2





posted on Saturday, 16 May 2009 14:11:17 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
# Wednesday, 13 May 2009
I've been looking for a Tony Phillips autograph on a White Sox card for a LOOONG time, so I am thrilled to say I finally found one, and it cost me less than $3 shipped!


posted on Wednesday, 13 May 2009 14:25:32 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
Mail for the last few days, starting with the White Sox:

Charlie Maxwell - 2/2
Minnie Minoso -  1/1
Les Moss - 3/3
Walt Williams 3/3

Now the non White Sox:

Ron Cey - 2/2
Bobby Doerr - 3/3
Carl Erskine - 3/2
Ernie Harwell - 2/2
Gil McDougald - 3/3
Bob Turley - 2/2






posted on Wednesday, 13 May 2009 13:35:41 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
# Thursday, 07 May 2009
The mailman has brought me the following over the last 4 days:

Cisco Carlos 2/3
Brandon McCarthy 1/1
Rich Morales 3/3
Bob Shaw 4/3 (He included his own 8x10, and paid for postage himself, returning my SASE.  Look up class act in the dictionary, and you'll see a picture of Mr. Shaw.)

Full details can be found in the mailbag!





posted on Thursday, 07 May 2009 21:28:59 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #   
# Friday, 01 May 2009
Here are my returns from the last 2 days:

Frank Baumann 2/2
John Danks 1/1
Dennis Higgins 3/3
Bill Melton 2/2
Kenny Williams 3/3

posted on Friday, 01 May 2009 15:10:43 (Eastern Standard Time, UTC-05:00)  #