2013 Success Log
1.4.13 - Rick Pitino sent signed 8x10. Requested via email in November.
1.5.13 - Pretty cool. Bruce Hornsby sent signed CD insert (personalized) TTM. Took 6 weeks.
1.26.13 - Joe Torre signed book found in thrift store for .50$
2.7.13 - Tommy Lasorda signed book (inscribed to someone else, but that's ok) found in book store for two bucks.
2.15.13 - Seattle Pitcher Danny Hultzen returned 2/2 cards signed TTM. Took just under 3 weeks.
2.22.13 - Seattle Catcher Mike Zunino returned 2/2 cards signed TTM. Took a little over 3 weeks.
2.26.13 - Seattle Infielder Alex Liddi returned 2/2 cards signed TTM. Took one month.
2.28.13 - Braves prospect Matt Lipka returned 2/2 cards signed TTM (personalized). Took 7 months.
3.9.13 - Fan Packs from both the Astros and White Sox. Took 1 week.
3.15.13 - Reds Prospect Billy Hamilton returned 2/2 cards signed TTM in gold. Took one month.
3.25.13 - Fan Packs from the Nationals and the Brewers which took a couple weeks. Also, Todd Frazier sent 1/1 card TTM (personalized) which took 9 days.
4.1.13 - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Pat Summitt x2, and Anthony Bourdain signed books picked up at used bookstore. Got 'em all pretty cheap.
4.6.13 - Seattle Pitching prospect Taijuan Walker returned 2/2 from ST (a month). Rays prospect Mikie Mahtook also returned 1/1 signed from last season (six months).
4.17.13 - Jim Leyritz signed book (along w/ co-author) and a Jefferey Deaver signed book found in used bookstore.
4.29.13 - Arizona Diamondbacks sent along a lame fanpack. The Rays sent a fan pack (a second one) as well as the KC Royals. Stickers and pocket schedules abound.
6.15.13 - Former big-leaguer Franklin Stubbs returned 3/3 from the ML club where he coaches. Took 2 weeks.
6.22.13 - Former big-leaguer Mariano Duncan returned 2/3 from Daytona. Took 3 weeks.
8.13.13 - San Diego Padre Jedd Gyoko returned 3/3 signed. Took a few months.
9.14.13 - James Carville signed book found in a Goodwill for a buck. Nice.
11.4.13 - Mike Olt returned 2/2 signed cards that I sent during spring training. Nice to get these back.