Friday, July 3, 2020

Floyd Youmans


I met him at the 2017 Tampa Bay Legends & Celebrity All-Star Softball Classic on July 8, 2017, at the University of South Florida Baseball Stadium in Tampa, Florida.


Floyd signed a 1987 Topps card #105.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/y/youmafl01.shtml

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Vernon Slater


I met him at the 2017 Tampa Bay Legends & Celebrity All-Star Softball Classic on July 8, 2017, at the University of South Florida Baseball Stadium in Tampa, Florida.


Vernon signed a 1990 Eugene Emeralds Team Set card #28.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=slater002ver

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Georgi Hristov


I met him at a Tampa Bay Rowdies game at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2017.

Georgi signed an 8x10 photo.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgi_Hristov_(footballer,_born_1985)

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Kyle Porter


I met him at a Tampa Bay Rowdies game at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2017.

Kyle signed a 2014 Topps Major League Soccer purple parallel card #170 (33/99).

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

Monday, June 29, 2020

Austin Berry


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2017, when FC Cincinnati came to play the Tampa Bay Rowdies.

Austin signed a 2012 Upper Deck Major League Soccer card #189.

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

Sunday, June 28, 2020

Tyler Polak


I met him at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida in 2017, when FC Cincinnati came to play the Tampa Bay Rowdies.

Tyler signed a 2012 Upper Deck Major League Soccer card #200.

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

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Mike Lum


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Pirates, whom he was there as a Pittsburgh Pirates senior advisor, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Mike signed a 1974 Topps card #227.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/l/lummi01.shtml

Friday, June 26, 2020

Randor Bierd


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Pirates, whom he was a coach for, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Randor signed a 2008 Upper Deck card #701.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/b/bierdra01.shtml

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Stephen Alemais


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Pirates, whom he was on a rehab assignment with, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Stephen signed a 2017 West Virginia Power Team Set card #05.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=alemai000ste

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Elvin Nina


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Pirates, whom he was the pitching coach for, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Elvin signed a 2002 Upper Deck 40-Man card #33.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=nina--001elv

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Austin McClune


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Pirates, whom he was the hitting coach for, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Austin signed a 2006 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects Gold card #DP37.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=mcclun001aus

Monday, June 22, 2020

Bob Herold


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Pirates, whom he was managing, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Bob signed a 1992 Fleer Pro Cards card #2978.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=herold001rob

Sunday, June 21, 2020

David Fischer


I met him at a Minor League Fort Myers Miracle game at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida in 2017.

David signed a 2017 Fort Myers Miracle Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=fische002dav

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Lachlan Wells


I met him at a Minor League Fort Myers Miracle game at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida in 2017.

Lachlan signed a 2017 Fort Myers Miracle Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=wells-000lac

Friday, June 19, 2020

Kevin Garcia


I met him at a Minor League Fort Myers Miracle game at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida in 2017.

Kevin signed a 2017 Fort Myers Miracle Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=garcia003kev

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Shane Kennedy


I met him at a Minor League Fort Myers Miracle game at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida in 2017.

Shane signed a 2017 Fort Myers Miracle Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=kenned002sha

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Lewis Thorpe


I met him at a Minor League Fort Myers Miracle game at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida in 2017.

Lewis signed a 2015 Topps Heritage Minor League card #132.

https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/t/thorple01.shtml

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Tim Tebow


I met him at a Minor League game at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida in 2017, when the St. Lucie Mets came to play the Fort Myers Miracle.

Tim signed a 2017 Columbia Fireflies Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=tebow-000tim

Monday, June 15, 2020

Jhalan Jackson


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Tampa Yankees came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Jhalan signed a 2015 Staten Island Yankees Team Set card #17.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=jackso000jha

Sunday, June 14, 2020

Nick Solak


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Tampa Yankees came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Nick signed a 2017 Bowman Prospects card #BP77.

https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/s/solakni01.shtml

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Angel Aguilar


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Tampa Yankees came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Angel signed a 2016 Charleston RiverDogs Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=aguila002---

Friday, June 12, 2020

Tim Lynch


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Tampa Yankees came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Tim signed a 2016 Pulaski Yankees Team Set card #21.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=lynch-003tim

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Mike Alvarez


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Tigers West, whom he was the pitching coach for, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Mike signed a 1982 TCMA card #272.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=alvare001eve

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Derek Hill


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Tigers West, whom he was on a rehab assignment with, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Derek signed a 2014 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects card #DP19.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=hill--000der

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Rafael Gil


I met him at a Minor League game at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the GCL Tigers West, whom he was managing, came to play the GCL Phillies.

Rafael signed a 2008 Lowell Spinners Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=gil---001raf

Monday, June 8, 2020

Mario Soto


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas, whom he was there with as the Cincinnati Reds Special Assistant, came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Mario signed a 1987 Fleer card #214.

https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/s/sotoma01.shtml

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Wendolyn Bautista


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Wendolyn signed a 2017 Daytona Tortugas Team Set card #03.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=bautis000wen

Saturday, June 6, 2020

Jesus Reyes


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Jesus signed a 2017 Daytona Tortugas Team Set card #21.

https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/r/reyesje01.shtml

Friday, June 5, 2020

Corky Miller


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas, whom he was there with as the Cincinnati Reds roving catching instructor, came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Corky signed a 2016 Dayton Dragons Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/m/milleco01.shtml

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Vladimir Gutierrez


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Vladimir signed a 2017 Daytona Tortugas Team Set card #08.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=gutier000vla

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Juan Martinez


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Juan signed a 2017 Daytona Tortugas Team Set card #13.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=martin022jua

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Ryan Hendrix


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Ryan signed a 2016 Billings Mustangs Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=hendri002rya

Monday, June 1, 2020

Mitch Piatnik


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Mitch signed a 2017 Daytona Tortugas Team Set card #19.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=piatni000mit

Sunday, May 31, 2020

Brantley Bell


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

I had met his father, Jay in 1996.

Brantley signed a 2016 Dayton Dragons Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=bell--000bra

Saturday, May 30, 2020

James Vasquez


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Daytona Tortugas came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

James signed a 2016 Dayton Dragons Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=vasque000jam

Friday, May 29, 2020

Logan Sendelbach


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Bradenton Marauders came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Logan signed a 2016 West Virginia Power Team Set card #20.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=sendel000log

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Bret Helton


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Bradenton Marauders came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Bret signed a 2016 West Virginia Power Team Set card #25.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=helton000bre

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Bruce Kison


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, where he was scouting a game between the Bradenton Marauders and Clearwater Threshers.

Bruce signed a 1985 Topps Traded card #67T.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/k/kisonbr01.shtml

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Brandon Cumpton


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Bradenton Marauders, whom he was on a rehab assignment with, came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Brandon signed a 2014 Bowman Draft Picks & Prospects card #BP81.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/c/cumptbr01.shtml

Monday, May 25, 2020

Mitchell Tolman


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Bradenton Marauders came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Mitchell signed a 2016 West Virginia Power Team Set card #03.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=tolman000mit

Sunday, May 24, 2020

Alfredo Reyes


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Bradenton Marauders came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Alfredo signed a 2016 West Virginia Power Team Set card #08.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=reyes-002alf

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Daniel Arribas


I met him at a Minor League game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater, Florida in 2017, when the Bradenton Marauders came to play the Clearwater Threshers.

Daniel signed a 2016 West Virginia Power Team Set card #15.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=arriba000dan

Friday, May 22, 2020

Matt Ford


I met him at the 56th annual Florida State League All-Star game at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida in 2017. He was the pitching coach for the South team.

Matt signed a 2004 Topps Total card #47.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/f/fordma01.shtml

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Ivan Rodriguez


I met him at the 56th annual Florida State League All-Star game at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida in 2017. He was in attendance to watch his son, Dereck play for the South team.

Ivan signed the back of a May 1992 Beckett Focus on Future Stars magazine.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/r/rodriiv01.shtml

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Eric Duncan


I met him at the 56th annual Florida State League All-Star game at Publix Field at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida in 2017. He was the hitting coach for the North team.

Eric signed a 2003 Bowman Heritage card #268.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=duncan001eri

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Anyelo Gomez


I met him at a Florida State League All-Star Autograph Session at the RP Funding Center in Lakeland, Florida in 2017.

Anyelo signed a 2016 Charleston RiverDogs Team Set card.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=gomez-000any