Julio Franco did a private signing a couple weeks back, and I jumped in on it. I got these two cards signed, and they both turned out great. 279 more words
Tags » Sweet Spot Cards
Gorkys Hernández was signed by the Tigers as a free agent in 2005. He was loaded with tools, naturally athletic and looked every bit a lead off hitter–many compared him to a young… 297 more words
Eric Stiller was signed as a non-drafted Free Agent by the Indians in 2006 out of Princeton.
He would put up respectable numbers as a pen arm, generally allowing fewer hits than innings pitchers and getting his fair share of K’s. 125 more words
Dustin Realini was drafted in 2006, 28th Round, out of Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA). He was only in the Indians organization for three season, 2006-2008, and never made it higher than High-A. 103 more words
Top autograph was acquired in person, the bottom through the mail.
Alonso was once a very good prospect–he was the 7th overall pick of the Reds back in 2008– but he had been having a rough time of it for the past couple seasons. 53 more words
Cord Phelps, IF, Cleveland Indians
I felt like Cord Phelps never really got the chance that he deserved. I really thought that he could hang on with the Tribe as a utility guy since he could man just about every infield postition, but was plucked off waivers by the Orioles in 2013. 470 more words