Welcome to Mark`s Signing Bonus! Circa 1992.
The best way to make the hobby fun is to make your collection unique.
- My site is dedicated to a variety of sports with an emphasis towards baseball, football, 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. I'm collecting sports history a little bit at a time.
The following are my autograph successes by category.
My Current National & American League Signings
Retired Baseball Players A-I
Retired Baseball Players J-M
Retired Baseball Players N-Z
Minor League Players
Racing Drivers Autographs
Football Players A-I
Football Players J-M
Football Players N-Z
WFL, XFL, USFL, CFL & World League Players
My Trips To Cooperstown
My Address Resources & Teams Addresses
Olympic Athletes, Coaches, Boxing, Etc....
Women of the AAGPBL
NBA, ABA & College Basketball Players
Major League Umpires
My Favorite Links
My Negro League Successes
days until the 2017 Super Bowl.
days until the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500.
The only addresses that Angelfire will allow me to post are:
1) Team Addresses & HOF's.
2) University Addresses
3) Managenment Groups that athletes use to SELL their autographs. However if you have questions, feel free to email me.
Alec Asher (Philadelphia Phillies pitcher signed in 6 months during his time in the minor leagues with the Reading Fightin Phils)
My site provider will be doing upgrades from October 28-31, its possible that my site could be down during that period of time. So no worries if that happens, it doesn't mean that I've taken down the site. Thanks.
Greg Gagne (Shortstop played for the Twins, Royals & Dodgers from 1983-97. He signed in 2 weeks via Jack Smallings List)
Chester Pleasant (Linebacker played in the former World Football League for the Chicago Winds in 1975. He signed in 14 weeks)
Jennifer Darling (Actress is best known for her role on television as Peggy Callahan, the secretary to Oscar Goldman in the television series The Six Million Dollar Man & The Bionic Woman. She signed in 8 days)
Wade Davis (Kansas City Royals All-Star signed from spring training)
Pierce Johnson (Pitched for the Iowa Cubs in the Cubs minor league system. He signed in 15 weeks from the team address)
One of the greatest pitchers in Phillies history is recovering after suffering a stroke on 10-18-16.
Kevin Elster (Shortstop played from 1986-00 for several teams and most of his career came with the New York Mets. He signed in 9 days from Jack Smallings List and I included a $3 cash donation)
Tight end passed away on October 17, 2016.
Ernie Sims (Linebacker played from 2006-13 for the Lions, Eagles, Colts & Cowboys. He signed in 7 weeks)
Michael Barrow (Linebacker competed for the Houston Oilers, Carolina Panthers, New York Giants & Dallas Cowboys from 1993-05. The Seattle Seahawks linebackers coach signed in 5 weeks from the team address)
Rob Kaminsky (Pitched for the Akron Rubber Ducks in the Indians minor league system. He signed in 4 months from the team address)
Jayhawk Owens (Colorado Rockies catcher played from 1993-96 and signed in 17 days via Sports Collectors Net)
Bernard Gilkey (Outfielder played from 1990-01 for the Cardinals, Mets, Diamondbacks, Red Sox & Braves. He signed in 8 days thanks to Jack Smallings List)
Reynaldo Lopez (Washington Nationals pitcher signed in 13 weeks from a request that was sent while he was in the minor leagues with the Syracuse Chiefs)
Billy Cundiff (Kicker competed from 2000-15 for the Cowboys, Saints, Browns Ravens, Redskins, Browns & Bills. He signed in 9 weeks)
David Garrard (Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback played from 2002-10 and signed in 6 weeks)
Zach Miller (Former Pro-Bowl tight end played for the Oakland Raiders & Seattle Seahawks from 2007-14 and signed in 25 days)
Terry Adams (Pitched from 1995-05 for several teams including the Chicago Cubs. He signed in 18 days using Jack Smallings List)
Matt Antonelli (San Diego Padres second baseman played in 2008 and signed in 1 year)
Mike Grace (Pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies from 1995-99 and signed in 19 days)
Bobby Hughes (Milwaukee Brewers catcher played from 1998-99 and signed in 18 days via Sports Collectors Net)
Ken Ryan (Pitched from 1992-99 for the Red Sox & Phillies. He signed in 1 month using Jack Smallings List)
Allen Watson (Pitched from 1993-00 for several teams including the Cardinals & Angels. He signed in 12 days using Jack Smallings List and I included a $5 cash donation)
Speedy Duncan (Safety/kickoff returner played in the old AFL for the San Diego Chargers from 1964-69, the NFL's Chargers in 1970 & Washington Redskins from 1971-74. This former All-Star signed in 32 days thanks to help from another collector)
Lee Nelson (Florida State safety (1974-75) also competed for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1976-85. He signed in 21 months)
Mark Lewis (Infielder played from 1991-01 for several teams including the Indians & Reds. He was nice enough to sign in 1 week)
Alvin Morman (Pitched from 1996-99 with the Astros, Indians, Giants & Royals. He signed in 19 days per Sports Collectors Net)
(Catcher played from 1984-00 for several teams including the Twins & Reds. He signed in 17 days using Jack Smallings List)
Taylor Jungmann (Milwaukee Brewers pitcher signed in 6 months from the team address)
Trenidad Hubbard (Outfielder/pinch hitter played 10 seasons from 1994-03 for several teams including the Colorado Rockies. He signed in 3 weeks thanks to information
on Sports Collectors Net)
Ryan McGuire (First baseman played from 1997-02 for the Expos, Mets, Marlins & Orioles. He signed in 13 days from home)
Chris James (Outfielder played from 1986-95 for several teams including the Philadelphia Phillies. He signed in 4 months using Jack Smalling's List)
M.L. Carr (Forward competed from 1975-85 in both the ABA & NBA for the Spirits of St. Louis, Pistons & Celtics. He signed in 10 weeks)
Anthony Fasano (Tennessee Titans tight end signed in 1 month from the team address)
Bill Risley (Pitched from 1992-98 for both the Expos, Mariners & Blue Jays. He signed in 18 days using Jack Smalling's List)
Johnny Holland (Green Bay Packers linebacker played from 1987-93 and this current Cleveland Browns inside linebackers coach signed in 31 days from the team address)
Mark Brandenburg (Pitched from 1995-97 for both the Rangers & Red Sox. He signed in 12 days)
Jerad Eickhoff (Philadelphia Phillies pitcher signed in 21 weeks from the team address)
Matt Jones (Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver played from 2005-08 and signed in 2 weeks per Collins NFL Address List)
Ryan Sandberg (Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer played sixteen seasons and signed in 25 days using Jack Smalling's List. Also, I included $10 cash)
Chuck Ramsey (Punter played from 1974-84 in both the WFL for the Chicago Fire & NFL for the Jets. He signed in 17 days thanks to information
on Sports Collectors Net)
Jason Phillips (Catcher/first baseman played from 2001-07 for the Mets, Dodgers & Blue Jays. He and signed in 6 months)
C.J. Anderson (Denver Broncos running back signed in 18 days from the team address)
Mike Durant (Catcher played in 1996 for the Minnesota Twins and signed in 1 week using Jack Smalling's List)
Evan Mathis (Arizona Cardinals guard signed in 11 days)
Tom Rathman (Running back played from 1986-94 with the 49ers & Raiders. The current 49ers running back coach signed in 16 days from the team address)
Mike Busby (Pitched for
the St. Louis Cardinals from 1996-99 and signed in 8 days thanks to information
on Sports Collectors Net)
Bennett (Linebacker played for the Packers & Colts from 1990-97. He
signed in 56 months)
Holt (Defensive tackle played from 1988-95 for the 49ers & Falcons.
He signed in 8 years)
Vin Scully, the Voice of the Dodgers won the 1984 Ford C. Frick Award.
How many seasons did Vin Scully broadcast Dodgers games?
If you have any suggestions or feedback please let me know.