Monday, May 21, 2018

Dewon Brazelton


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Dewon signed a 2005 Upper Deck card #196.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/b/brazede01.shtml

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Seth McClung


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Seth signed a 2007 Topps card #575.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/m/mccluse01.shtml

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Aaron Ledesma


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Aaron signed a 1992 Classic Best card #275.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/l/ledesaa01.shtml

Friday, May 18, 2018

Bill Stein


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Bill signed a 1982 Fleer card #331.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/s/steinbi02.shtml

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Rick Reichardt


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Rick signed a 1981 TCMA The 1960's card #337.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/r/reichri01.shtml

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Glenn Beckert


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Glenn signed a 1973 Topps card #440.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/b/beckegl01.shtml

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Josh Fogg


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Josh signed a 2002 Upper Deck Victory card #592.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/f/foggjo01.shtml

Monday, May 14, 2018

Brian Stokes


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Brian signed a 2003 Donruss The Rookies card #56.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/s/stokebr01.shtml

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Mike DiFelice


I met him at the Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida on February 27, 2016.

Mike signed a 1998 Pacific card #408.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/d/difelmi01.shtml

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Felipe Martins


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when the New York Red Bulls came to play the Philadelphia Union in a pre-season game.


Felipe signed a 2015 Topps APEX Major League Soccer card #46.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felipe_Campanholi_Martins

Friday, May 11, 2018

Luis Robles


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when the New York Red Bulls came to play the Philadelphia Union in a pre-season game.


Luis signed a 2015 Topps APEX Major League Soccer card #84.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luis_Robles

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Lloyd Sam


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when the New York Red Bulls came to play the Philadelphia Union in a pre-season game.


Lloyd signed a 2014 Topps Major League Soccer card #181.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lloyd_Sam

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Bradley Wright-Phillips


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when the New York Red Bulls came to play the Philadelphia Union in a pre-season game.


I had met his brother, Shaun, just minutes before getting this card signed.

Bradley signed a 2015 Topps APEX Major League Soccer card #37.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bradley_Wright-Phillips

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Shaun Wright-Phillips


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when the New York Red Bulls came to play the Philadelphia Union in a pre-season game.


Shaun signed a 2005 Topps England Soccer card #36.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shaun_Wright-Phillips

Monday, May 7, 2018

Michael Bradley


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when Toronto FC came to play the Montreal Impact in a pre-season game.


Michael signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #185.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Bradley_(soccer)

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Maurice Edu


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at a Philadelphia Union pre-season game at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.


Maurice signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #188.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_Edu

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Sacha Kljestan


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when the New York Red Bulls came to play the Philadelphia Union in a pre-season game.


Sacha signed a 2015 Topps APEX Major League Soccer card #2.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacha_Kljestan

Friday, May 4, 2018

Dax McCarty


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when the New York Red Bulls came to play the Philadelphia Union in a pre-season game.


Dax signed a 2014 Topps Major League Soccer card #21.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dax_McCarty

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Jozy Altidore


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when Toronto FC came to play the Montreal Impact in a pre-season game.


Jozy signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #1.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jozy_Altidore

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Greg Vanney


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2016, when Toronto FC, whom he was the head coach for, came to play the Montreal Impact in a pre-season game.


Greg signed a 2008 Upper Deck Major League Soccer card #153.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greg_Vanney

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Rick Kranitz


I met him at Bright House Field, the Philadelphia Phillies spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Rick signed a 1981 TCMA El Paso Diablos Team Set card #17.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Cedric Hunter


I met him at Bright House Field, the Philadelphia Phillies spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Cedric signed a 2011 Topps card #554.

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Andrew Bailey


I met him at Bright House Field, the Philadelphia Phillies spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Andrew signed a 2011 Topps card #280.

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Charlie Morton


I met him at Bright House Field, the Philadelphia Phillies spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Charlie signed a 2015 Topps card #296.

Friday, April 27, 2018

Brett Oberholtzer


I met him at Bright House Field, the Philadelphia Phillies spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Brett signed a 2014 Topps Heritage card #80.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Pete Mackanin


I met him at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex, the Philadelphia Phillies spring training facility in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Pete signed a 1981 Fleer card #565.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Frank Lampard


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when New York City FC played the Montreal Impact in a pre-season game.


Frank signed a 2014 Topps Premier Gold Soccer card #17.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Lampard

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Ignacio Piatti


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Montreal Impact played New York City FC in a pre-season game.


Ignacio signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #38.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ignacio_Piatti

Monday, April 23, 2018

Andrea Pirlo


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when New York City FC played the Montreal Impact in a pre-season game.


Andrea signed a 2014 Panini World Cup Prizm card #128.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrea_Pirlo

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Didier Drogba


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Montreal Impact played New York City FC in a pre-season game.


A security guard at Al Lang Stadium captured the moment when I met Didier and was kind enough to send me the photo.


Didier signed a 2015 Panini Football League PFL13 card #055.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Didier_Drogba