Welcome to Mark`s Signing Bonus! Circa 1992.
The best way to make the hobby fun is to make your collection unique.
- This site will be dedicated to a variety of sports with an emphasis towards baseball & football, including hockey, golf, basketball, boxing, olympics, coaching & racing successes. I should point out that your results can vary and of course I can't promise that any player I list will sign. My intent is to update anytime a new success is received. My goal is to provide information to collectors about those players that are willing to sign through the mail. This site is informational in nature and I will NEVER/EVER sell or trade these items. So don't ask.
The following are my autograph successes by category.
National & American Leagues
Retired Baseball Players A-I
Retired Baseball Players J-M
Retired Baseball Players N-Z
Minor League Players
Racing Drivers Autographs
Retired Football Players A-I
Retired Football Players J-M
Retired Football Players N-Z
XFL, USFL, CFL & World League Players
Current Football Players
My Address Resources & Teams Addresses
Olympic Athletes, Coaches, Boxing, Etc....
Women of the AAGPBL
NBA & ABA Basketball Players
Major League Umpires
My Favorite Links
My Negro League Successes
My Trips To Cooperstown
days until Collins 2015 NFL Address List ships.
days until the 2015 Major League baseball season starts.
days until the 2015 IndyCar season opener.
days until the Super Bowl is played.
The only addresses that Angelfire will allow me to post are:
1)Team Addresses & HOF's.
3)Managenment Groups that athletes use to SELL their autographs. However if you have questions, feel free to email me.
Jim Schoenfeld (Defender spent most of his career with the Buffalo Sabres from 1972-85 and signed in 26 days c/o the New York Rangers)
Amer Delic (Retired tennis player was a three-time All-American at Illinois and competed at the ATP level. He signed in 10 weeks via the White Pages)
Seth Payne (Defensive tackle played for the Jaguars & Texans from 1997-06. He signed in 12 days)
Passed away Sunday, December 14, 2014 .
Kevin Collins is now accepting orders for his 2015 list which will be shipping on 01-05-15.
Collins NFL Address List
D. J. Shockley (He played college football at the University of Georgia and was First-team All-SEC in 2005. He spent time with the Atlanta Falcons as a backup quarterback and signed in 5 weeks from work)
Darrell Austin (Guard played for the New York Jets & Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 1975-80. He signed in 13 weeks per Collins NFL Address List)
Eric Edwards (Arizona Cardinals tight end played from 2004-05 and signed in 1 week via the White Pages)
She passed away Wednesday, December 10, 2014 .
Randy Smith (Currently serves as the VP of Player Development & International Scouting for the San Diego Padres. He signed in 17 days per the free site Advanced Background Checks)
Tanner Rahier (Third baseman played for the Dayton Dragons in the Reds minor league system. He signed in 17 weeks from the team address)
Bryce Brentz (Outfielder played for the Pawtucket Red Sox in the Red Sox minor league system. He signed in 6 months from the team address)
Scott Fletcher (Infielder played from 1981-95 for several teams including the White Sox & Rangers. He signed in 42 months thanks to Jack Smallings List)
Christian Watford (Completed his IU career ranked ninth on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,730 points. He plays for the Maine Red Claws in the D-League for the Boston Celtics and signed in 11 days from the team address)
Doug Melvin (Currently serves as the general manager of the Milwaukee Brewers. He signed in 16 days per the free site Advanced Background Checks)
Carlos Dunlap (Cincinnati Bengals defensive end signed in 9 weeks from the team address)
Ryan Mallett (Houston Texans quarterback signed in 59 days)
Gary Gerould (Sportscaster best known as the radio voice of the NBA's Sacramento Kings since 1985 and as a motorsports reporter for ABC & ESPN. I really enjoyed his work in IndyCar and he remains one of my all-time favorites. He signed in 8 days and sent a nice note via the White Pages)
She lost her long battle to Parkinson's on November 28, 2014.
Travis Johnson (Defensive tackle played college ball at Notre Dame and in the NFL from 2005-10 for Houston & San Diego. He signed in 11 days via the White Pages)
Tom Burgess (Former all-star quarterback competed in the CFL from 1986-95 for the Ottawa Rough Riders, Saskatchewan Roughriders & Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He signed in 5 months using the White Pages)
Josh Lewin (New York Mets radio broadcaster signed in 12 days via the White Pages)
Joe Barry Carroll (Former Purdue center played in the NBA from 1980-91 and much of his career came with the Golden State Warriors. He signed in 38 months from his P.O. Box)
Ricky Stenhouse Jr (The 2013 Sprint Cup Series Rookie of the Year drives in NASCAR for Roush Fenway Racing. He signed from the team address in 10 months)
Gary Dornhoefer (Former right wing played from 1964-78 with the Boston Bruins & Philadelphia Flyers. He signed in 2 weeks using Sports Collectors Net)
Yvon Labre (Defender played from 1970-81 with the Pittsburgh Penguins & Washington Capitals. He signed my card in 24 days using Sports Collectors Net)
Andre Agassi (Former World No. 1 player was an eight-time Grand Slam champion and the first male player to win all four Grand Slam tournaments on three different surfaces (hard, clay and grass). He signed in 1 month using using Sports Collectors Net)
Terry Smith (Angels lead radio play-by-play announcer signed in 11 days via the White Pages)
Larry Beinfest (Former GM for the Expos & Marlins signed in 11 days via the White Pages)
Anthony Wright (QB played from 2000-07 for the Cowboys, Ravens, Bengals & Giants. My letter was sent to the West Craven High School during his time as coach. He signed in 25 months)
Chris Leak (QB played college football for the University of Florida and led the Florida Gators to victory in the 2007 BCS National Championship Game. He
holds the position of wide receivers coach for the Florida Gators and signed in 8 weeks from the school address)
Christian Ballard (Defensive tackle played for the Minnesota Vikings from 2011-13 and signed in 1 month using C.J. Apontes List)
Tyler Austin (Third baseman played for the Trenton Thunder in the Yankees minor league system. He signed in 25 weeks from the team address)
Dave Dombrowski (Detroit Tigers president, CEO & general manager signed in 11 days via the White Pages)
John Bucyk (Boston Bruins HOF left wing played from 1955-78. He signed in 11 days and the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net)
Bill Hajt (Defender played in the NHL from 1973-87 for the Buffalo Sabres. He signed my card in 12 days the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net) rec'd 12-01-14
Dwight Bialowas (Defender played from 1973-77 for the Atlanta Flames & Minnesota North Stars. He signed my card in 21 days the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net)
Ty Gainey (Houston
Astros outfielder played from 1985-87 and signed in 11 weeks via the White Pages)
Cory Provus (Broadcaster is the radio voice of the Minnesota Twins, he signed in 10 days via the White Pages)
Pete Stemkowski (Center played for several teams including the Toronto Maple Leafs & New York Rangers from 1963-78. He signed in 19 days and the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net)
Curt Bennett (Left wing/center played from 1970-80 and much of his career came with the former Atlanta Flames. He signed in 18 days and the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net)
Ron Schock (Center played from 1963-78 for the Bruins, Blues, Penguins & Sabres. He signed in 18 days and the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net)
Marcel Shipp (Arizona Cardinals running back played from 2001-07 and signed in 25 days c/o the University of Massachusetts)
Jake Delhomme (QB played from 1999-11 and his best seasons came with the Carolina Panthers. He signed in 9 days because of Collins NFL Address List)
Tyrone Taylor (Outfielder played for the Brevard County Manatees in the Brewers minor league system and signed in 7 months from the team address)
Jim Buick (Former IRL & CART driver competed in open wheel racing in the 1980's and never had the budget that he deserved. He signed in 28 days per Advanced Background Checks)
Ken Hodge (Right wing played from 1964-78, most of his career came with the Chicago Blackhawks & Boston Bruins. He signed in 15 days and the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net)
Matt Roney (Pitched for the Tigers & A's from 2003-06, he signed in 9 months via Jack Smallings List)
John DeSilva (Pitched for the Tigers, Dodgers & Orioles from 1993-95, he signed in 11 months from Jack Smallings List)
Larry Patey (Center played from 1973-85 for the California Golden Seals, St. Louis Blues & New York Rangers. He signed in 2 weeks and the address can be found using Sports Collectors Net)
J.R. Murphy (Catcher played for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders in the Yankees minor league system. He signed in 18 weeks from the team address)
Brandon Nimmo (Outfielder played for the St. Lucie Mets in the Mets minor league system. He signed in 7 months from the team address)
Paul Runge (Atlanta Braves infielder played from 1981-88 and signed in 1 month using Jack Smallings List)
Ben McDonald helped the 1988 US Olympic Team win a gold medal.
How many major league seasons did Ben McDonald pitch?
If you have any suggestions or feedback please let me know.