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

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Claudio Reyna


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


Claudio signed a 2007 Upper Deck Major League Soccer Pitch Perfect card #PP5

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

Friday, April 20, 2018

Raymon Gaddis


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Philadelphia Union came to play D.C. United in a pre-season game.


Raymon signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #21

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

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Mike Sorber


I met him at the Rowdies Suncoast Invitational at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Philadelphia Union, whom he was an assistant coach for, came to play D.C. United in a pre-season game.


Mike signed a 1993 Upper Deck World Cup 94 Preview English/Spanish card #16

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

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Patrice Bernier


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Montreal Impact shared the Tampa Bay Rowdies home for their pre-season.

Patrice signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #72.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Hassoun Camara


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Montreal Impact shared the Tampa Bay Rowdies home for their pre-season.

Hassoun signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #29.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Eric Alexander


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Montreal Impact shared the Tampa Bay Rowdies home for their pre-season.

Eric signed a 2014 Topps Major League Soccer card #182.

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Romario Williams


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when the Montreal Impact shared the Tampa Bay Rowdies home for their pre-season.

Romario signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #93.

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Jeremy Hall


I met him at a Tampa Bay Rowdies pre-season game at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016.

Jeremy signed a 2014 Topps Major League Soccer card #155.

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

Friday, April 13, 2018

Fabián Espíndola


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when D.C. United came to play the Tampa Bay Rowdies in a pre-season game.

Fabián signed a 2014 Topps Major League Soccer card #62.

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

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Perry Van der Beck


I met him while he was the Tampa Bay Rowdies assistant general manager at a Rowdies pre-season game at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016.

Perry signed a 1990 Pacific Major Indoor Soccer League card #51.

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

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Ben Olsen


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2016, when D.C. United, whom he was the head coach for, came to play the Tampa Bay Rowdies in a pre-season game.

Ben signed a 2000 Upper Deck Major League Soccer card #7.

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

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Carl Everett


I met him at a celebrity golf tournament at Feather Sound Golf Course in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Carl signed a 1996 Pinnacle card #77.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/e/evereca01.shtml

Monday, April 9, 2018

Tyler Goeddel


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

Tyler signed a 2011 Panini Playoff Contenders Prospect Ticket card #RT33.

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Aaron Altherr


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

Aaron signed a 2013 Florida State League Top Prospects card.

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Cody Asche


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

Cody signed a 2014 Topps Heritage card #75.

Friday, April 6, 2018

Earnie Stewart


I met him at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex, the Philadelphia Union's spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Earnie signed a 2002 Panini World Cup card #117.

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Sébastien Le Toux


I met him at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex, the Philadelphia Union's spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Sébastien signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #104.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Vincent Nogueira


I met him at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex, the Philadelphia Union's spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Vincent signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #32.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Chris Albright


I met him at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex, the Philadelphia Union's spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Chris signed a 2008 Upper Deck Major League Soccer card #70.

Monday, April 2, 2018

Fabinho


I met him at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex, the Philadelphia Union's spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Fabinho signed a 2015 Topps Major League Soccer card #12.

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Jim Curtin


I met him at the Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex, the Philadelphia Union's spring training home in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.

Jim signed a 2009 Upper Deck Major League Soccer card #99.