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Collecting baseball player autographs

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Published by Collector Books in Paducah, Ky .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Baseball players -- United States -- Autographs -- Collectors and collecting.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 126).

      StatementDon Raycraft and Scott Raycraft.
      ContributionsRaycraft, Scott.
      LC ClassificationsGV875.2 .R38 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1632874M
      ISBN 100891454454
      LC Control Number91182716

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: Collecting Baseball Player Autographs (): Raycraft, Don, Raycraft, Scott: BooksAuthor: Don Raycraft, Scott Raycraft. Selected by highly regarded autograph experts using criteria including rarity, historical importance, and popularity, The Greatest Baseball Autographs features the most sought-after signatures in the hobby.

The players selected for this book represent a cross section of baseball history, from the very early years to the present. Collecting Baseball Player Autographs by Don Raycraft, Scott Raycraft. Paperback $ Ship This Item — Temporarily Out of Stock Online. Buy Online, Pick up in Store is currently unavailable, but this item may be available for in-store purchase.

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A native of suburban Chicago’s Lake in the Hills, Illinois, Keating spent much of his youth acquiring thousands of signatures from major leaguers visiting the Windy Author: Bert Lehman.

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Here are my opinions on some of the top questions on everybody’s mind as Spring Training was canceled and many other sports have been postponed or suspended.

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Some collectors may specialize in specific fields (such as Nobel Prize winners) or general topics (military leaders. Anyone compiling a list of the most impactful people in the sports collecting hobby would have to include Jack Smalling.

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$ paperback. Reviewed by Bob D’Angelo. It’s a sign of the times: Collecting sports autographs is a big business, with potentially lucrative paydays. 9 Websites Every Autograph Collector Should Bookmark by Matt Raymond Published Janu Updated Any veteran grapher knows their most valuable tool of the trade is not a Sharpie or a stack of 8x10s.

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It can take time to hear back from Hall of Fame ballplayers, so this blog will also be used to showcase other baseball autographs in my collection. Currently I have autographs from 62 out of elected members of the Hall of Fame (19 obtained through the mail), which includes 31 who have passed : Ben Wideman.

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The Autographed Jumbo. However, one great way to get autographs on a budget is by collecting through the mail. Many former MLB players are great signers, and it costs nothing more than a couple stamps postage to get a card signed. A couple of weeks later, Randy was visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, and he saw a collection of baseballs — they had all been first pitches thrown by sitting presidents.

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His first book, Waiting for a Sign, chronicles how Keating’s boyhood hobby turned into a lifelong passion: collecting autographs from baseball players and managers.

At the age of 10, Keating. was started in to fill a great void for through the mail autograph collectors, and that included me because I have been an autograph collector since Our mission was, and continues to this very day to include 3 interrelated parts: Address List Quality: My main goal is that the address lists we produce have to be the highest quality available for.

The book also includes a brief history of the baseball bat, and tips about collecting professional model bats.

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