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 want to 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.
My Current National & American League Signings
Retired Baseball Players A-G
Retired Baseball Players H-M
Retired Baseball Players N-S
Retired Baseball Players T-Z
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
Team Addresses & 2018 Spring Training Addresses
Olympic Athletes, Coaches, Boxing, Jockey, Broadcasters, Tennis, Etc..
Women of the AAGPBL
NBA, WNBA, ABA & College Basketball Players
Major League Umpires
My Favorite Links
My Negro League Successes
Minor League Players
days until the 2019 Indianapolis 500
days until the MLB opening day 2019
days until the Start of Spring
days until the Super Bowl
days until the return of Real Time with Bill Maher on HBO
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.
Bill Cartwright (Former All-Star center played from 1979-95 for the Knicks, Bulls & SuperSonics. He signed in 11 days from information on Sports Collectors Net)
David Wood (Forward competed from 1988-97 for several teams including the Houston Rockets & Golden State Warriors. He signed in 11 months per True People Search)
Niko Goodrum (Detroit Tigers infielder signed in 4 months from the team address)
Tim Nordbrook (Infielder played from 1974-79 for the Orioles, White Sox, Blue Jays & Brewers. He signed in 3 months from True People Search)
Joel McKeon ((Pitched for the Chicago White Sox from 1986-87. He signed in 23 days using True People Search)
Jim Mabry (Offensive tackle competed for the University of Arkansas from 1986-89 and earned All-American status. He signed in 21 days via True People Search)
Brantley Bell (Infielder played in 2018 for the Daytona Tortugas in the Reds minor league system. He signed in 1 month)
Andrew Romine (Infielder played in 2018 for the Seattle Mariners and signed in 15 days)
Lee Lafayette (Center played at Michigan State from 1967-69 and led the team in scoring for the 1968-69 seasons. He signed in 19 days using True People Search)
Russell Brown (Guard competed for the University of Arizona from 1978-81 and signed in 18 days using True People Search)
Anthony Cook (Forward competed for the University of Arizona from 1986-89 and signed in 18 days via True People Search)
Kenny Battle (Guard played from 1989-93 for the Phoenix Suns, Denver Nuggets & Boston Celtics. He signed in 7 weeks from True People Search)
John Dewberry (Former Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets quarterback played from 1983-85 and also competed for the Calgary Stampeders of the CFL. He was nice enough to sign from work in 22 days)
Chuck Cecil (A two-time First Team Academic All-America selection (1986-87), Cecil played for the University of Arizona from 1984-87. He competed in the NFL from 1988-95 for the Packers, Cardinals & Oilers. He is a Senior Defensive Analyst at the University of Arizona and signed in 14 months from the program)
Dave Lewis (He competed for 16 seasons with the New York Islanders, Los Angeles Kings, New Jersey Devils & Detroit Red Wings. This former coach signed in 5 weeks via True People Search)
Duane Cooper (Guard played for the Lakers & Suns from 1992-94 and signed in 19 days using True People Search)
Ron Rusnak (Played college football at the offensive guard position for the University of North Carolina from 1970-72. He signed in 11 days per True People Search)
Glenn Spagnola (Minor league veteran pitcher competed from 1982-90 and spent six seasons in the Reds farm system. He signed in 11 days via True People Search)
Brian Skinner (Power forward competed from 1998-12 for several teams including the Los Angeles Clippers. He signed in 6 weeks via True People Search)
Jim Young (He served as the head coach at the University of Arizona (1973–76), Purdue University (1977–81) and the United States Military Academy (1983–90). He compiled a career record of 120–71–2 and was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1999. He signed in 10 days per True People Search)
Dave Murray (University of Arizona Hall of Fame track/cross country coach gave the program 35 years of service. He coached 166 All-Americans & 28 individual National Champions. He signed in 10 days per True People Search)
Bruce Kimm (Backup catcher played from 1976-80 with the Tigers & White Sox, he later served as a manager for the Cubs in 2002. He signed in 6 weeks using True People Search)
Charlie Manuel (Former Cleveland Indians & Philadelphia Phillies manager signed in 7 weeks using True People Search)
Marty McLeary (Pitched parts of three seasons from 2004-07 for the Padres & Pirates. He signed in 11 days using True People Search)
Orsino Hill (Outfielder competed for 12 minor league seasons from 1982-93 and six of those seasons came in the Cincinnati Reds system. He signed in 1 month via True People Search)
Layne Somsen (Pitched in 2018 for the Tulsa Drillers in the Dodgers minor league system. He signed in 3 weeks)
Mark Kolozsvary (Catcher played in 2018 for the Dayton Dragons in the Reds minor league system. He signed in 17 days)
Carroll Hardy (Outfielder played from 1958-67 for the Indians, Red Sox & Astros. He signed in 21 days using True People Search)
Tony Wolters (Colorado Rockies rookie catcher signed in 7 months from the team address)
Billy Hawley (Pitched in the Cincinnati Reds minor league system from 1982-87 and signed in 19 days using True People Search)
Brandon Woodruff (Milwaukee Brewers pitcher signed my request which had been sent to him while he was in the minor leagues. He signed in 5 months)
Roger Erickson (Pitched for the Twins & Yankees from 1978-83. He signed via True People Search in 6 weeks)
Jose Lopez (Pitched in 2018 for the Louisville Bats in the Reds minor league system. He signed in 9 days)
Wayne Harmon (He was the team trainer for the Cedar Rapids Reds back in the 1980's. He signed in 19 days via True People Search)
Randolph Keys (Small forward competed from 1988-96 for the Cavaliers, Hornets, Lakers & Bucks. He signed in 12 days using True People Search)
Tyler Saladino (Milwaukee Brewers infielder signed in 12 weeks)
Hernan Perez (Milwaukee Brewers infielder signed in 13 weeks)
Mike Trujillo (Pitched from 1985-89 for the Red Sox, Mariners & Tigers. He signed in 7 weeks via True People
Teri Hatcher (Actress was nice enough to sign in 35 days)
Bobby Labonte (The 2000 NASCAR Winston Cup Series champion completed his career with 21 wins. He signed in 8 months from True People
My Past Successes
Willis Hudlin pitched from 1926-40 and gave up Babe Ruth's 500th home run.
Willis Hudlin pitched 16 seasons and won how many games?
If you have any suggestions or feedback please let me know.