AUTOGRAPHING LIVE

My world of in-person autograph experiences.

2009

December

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November

4                               Cheech and Chong   -                                                  

                         CY Stephens Auditorium - Ames, Iowa

  

                                 

                           

September

25  Dave Matthews Band and Robert Randolph and the Family Band

             Principal Park - Des Moines, Iowa

        24 x 24 -  Promo poster                         Dave Matthews

 

 

        Tim Reynolds                        Jeff Coffin

 

 Robert Randolph

21  Bruce Springsteen & E Street Band -Wells Fargo Arena - Des Moines, Iowa 

 

 

   Bruce Springsteen

previously signed by Roy Battin,  Clarence Clemons, Nils Lofgren, Gary Tallent, Stevie Van Zandt, Max Wienberg

 

19     Trent Tucker Golf....Minneapolis MN

 

Bill Laimbeer -  Jun 27, 1988 and Nov.5, 1990

Kenny Lofton - 03Topps Chrome#T110, 08ToppsHeritage#374.

            

Eddie Murray - C271 prostock bat

 

18     Detroit Tigers @ MN Twins

 

Curtis Granderson - (2) 8x10     Magglio Ordonez - Game Used ball

Curtis Granderson(3)-08Topps#330, 08ToppsHert.#34, 08UD#385. Carlos Guillen-04BowmanHert.#36. Brandon Inge(5)-02Tradition#387, 03Topps#139, 05BowmanHert.#46, 05Topps#442, 06A&G#77. Gerald Laird(2)08Topps#148. Wilkin Ramirez-06BowmanChrome#BC79. Ramon Santiago-02tradition#u242. Andy Van Slyke(2)-94Pinnacle#16, 04ToppsFanFavs#77

 

5,6   Alb. Isotopes @ Iowa Cubs

 

Blake Dewitt - (4)8x10 and PCL ball

 

Chin Lung Hu(4)8x10-2-Taiwanese/2-normal sig  Tim Wallach-8x10

Tony Abreu(5)-07Bowmangold#BDP29, 07BowmanChrome#BC71, 07BowmanHert.#211, 07Topps#UH151, 08Topps#UH265. Dee Brown-02UD#189.Tim Corcoran(2)-06Topps52#230, 06UD#437. Blake Dewitt(5)04BowmanHert.231, 04Topps#T84, 05Bowman#159, 08Topps#603, 08ToppsHert.#619. JD Durbin(5)-05Donruss#238, (2)07Topps#UH21, (2)08Topps#18. Jamie Hoffman(3)06BowmanHert.#BHP61. Chin Lung Hu(3)-06Bowman#FG2606Bowmangold#FG26, 08UDMLBrookies#UD15. Hector Luna-05Topps#617. John Moses-84Donruss#74. Scott Strickland-02Fleer Tradition#186.Eric Stults-(2)07Fleer#50. Scott Van Slyke(2)-08Bowman#BP58, 08BowmanBlue#BP58-474/500. Tim Wallach(3)-88Topps#560, (2)94Pinnacle#484.

IOWA

Darwin Barney- (3) Des Moines -"Cityview" publication

  

Jay Jackson(2)-PCL baseball  So Taguchi -PCL ball

Luis Rivas - Game-Used bat

  

Jeff Samardzija- (2) 8x10 and Iowa Sports Connection magazine

Jeff Russell(8)- 84Donruss#569, 87Fleer#137, 88Topps#114, 93StadiumClub#635, 93UDsp#204, (3)94Pinnacle#46.

August

27-29 Oklahoma Redhawks @ Iowa Cubs

Greg Golson-Game Used-Marucci Bat   Luis Mendoza-  8/14/09 NO HITTER 

Kris Benson(3)-04UDvintage#255, 06Topps#529, 06ToppsHert.#69. Willie Eyre(4)-03BowmanHert.#244, (3)03UD#517. MikeHinkley-01UDminor#38. Brandon McCarthy-07Topps#574. Luis Mendoza-(2)08Topp#153. Elizard Ramirez-03Topps205#178.

IOWA

Jeff Samardzija 8x10

26  Bass Pro Shop - Grand Opening- Altoona Iowa 

Dan Gable     Jimmy Houston

 

Paul Krause   Martin Truex Jr.

27     Jeanette "Black Widow" Lee

(3)photos

24, 25 New Orleans Zephyers@ Iowa Cubs

                      

 Cameron Maybin  PCL baseball ---  Game-Used Hat---- 3- 8x10

 

             Alejandro De Aza - GameUsed- Xbat

             Lee Mitchell - Game-Used - Marucci bat

Luis Ayala(3)-03UD#9, 03UD40man#892, 03UDvintage#308. Brett Carroll-07Topps#UH191. Alejandro De Aza- 06Bowman#B8. Matt DeSalvo-07BowmanChrome# BDP20. Andy Gonzalez-01UDminor#80. Cameron Maybin-08Toppsco-signers#003. Jai Miller-08BowmanChrome#BDP50. Lee Mitchell(3)-(2)06Bowman#B95, 06BowmanChrome#BC95. Hayden Penn(2)-05Bowman#286, 07Topps52#275. John Raynor-08BowmanChrome#BCP24. Brent Sinkbeil-06BowmanHert.#BHP100. Rick Vanderhurk-08Topps#513.

7,8 Las Vegas 51's @ Iowa Cubs

Travis Snider-PCL ball

T.J. Beam-08Toppsgold 0999/2008#UH138. Brian Burres(4)-(2)07Topps#289, 07Topps#UH330, 07Topps52#119. Fabio Castro-07Topps52#63. Buck Coats(4)-05ToppsChrome#UH159, (3)07IowaCubsDAV. CaseyJanssen(3)-06BowmanChrome#233, 07UDfirsted.#167, 07UD#245. Jason Lane-03Topps#T157. Rick Langford-06Topps#766. Dave LaRoche(2)-79Topps#601, 80Topps#263. Dave Purcey-04BowmanHert.#217. Angel Sanchez-(2)07BowmanChrome#BDP48. Travis Snider(3)-(2)09Topps#58,09UD#408. Zachary Stewart-08DonrussElite#99. Brian Wolfe(2)-01RoyalRookies#32, 07Topps#UH196.

5,6  Reno Aces@ Iowa Cubs

Brandon Allen-04Bowman#BDP119. Travis Blackley(2)-04BowmanHert#326, 05UDfirstpitch#256 Billy Buckner(3)-04bowmanHert.#258.08Topps#182, 08Topps#UH91. Rick Burleson(3)- 79Topps#125, 84Fleer #510, 87Fleer#74. Brett Butler(11)- 82Donruss#275, 84Donruss#141, 84Fleer#173, 90 Leaf#251, 91UD#732, 93UDsp#91, (4)94Pinnacle#369, 96Fleer#2of20. Seth Etherton-(2)06Omaha Royals#12of31. Tom Gordon(9)-92Bowman#477, 02Topps#503, 02Total#741, (2)02UD#312, 03ToppsChrome#276, 06Topps#163, 07Topps#24, 08Topps#573. Ruben Gotay(7)-(3)06OmahaRoyals#13of31, 06BownmanHert.#470, (2)07Topps#UH106, 08Topps#UH319. Abraham Nunez(2)-07Topps#UH100, 07ToppsHert.#274. Chris Roberson(3)-05ToppsturkeyRed#286, (2)07ToppsHert.#291. Ed Rogers(5)-02Bowman#113, 02BowmanHert.#279, 02Topps#T139, 03ToppsChrome#T132, 03ToppsStad.Club#102. Rusty Ryal-(2)08Bowman#BP16. Doug Slaten(5)-07Bowmangold#BDP28, 07Topps#626, 07BowmanHert.#87, 07UD#108UD#94. Brandon Watson(2)-06ToppsHErt.#261, 07Topps#UH316.

 

Chris Young bat - given by John Hester

Jody Davis(2)-84Fleer#491, 88Topps#615. BJ Ryan(2)-05Topps#625, 06ToppsHert.#168. Luis Rivas-03UD#358. Bobby Scales-08IaCubs#27/30.

July

23 Omaha Royals @ Iowa Cubs

Tom Burgmeier(5)-04Donruss#522, 04Fleer#439, (3)06OmahaRoyals#25/31.Lenny DiNardo(3)-02ToppsChrome#691, 07Topps#UH124, 08UD#22. Luis Hernandez(2)-05Bowman#176, 05BowmanHert.#277. Tug Hulett(2)09Topps#281, Kila Ka'aihue-09Topps#86. Heath Phillips-09UD#338. Tim RainesJr.(2)02UD#15. John Suomi-02Total#410. Scot Thorman(2)-03Bowman#BDP160, 06Bowman#BDP27. Doug Waechter(3)-04Bazooka#96, 04Total#759, 05Topps#210. John Wathan(2)81Topps#157, 84Donruss#466

19  Nashville Sounds @ Iowa Cubs

Chris Bosio(4)-87Topps#448, 88Topps#137, 90Fleer#316, 90Leaf#26. Alcides Escobar-09ToppsFinest#129. Cole Gillespie-07bowmanChrome#BC194. Matt Ginter-01Bowman#413. Joe Koshansky(3)-06Bowman#FG25, 06BowmanChrome#FG25, 08Topps#236. Wes Littleton-08Topps#UH186. Chase Wright-07ToppsChrome#277.

    

Bobby Scales-(2)Score card insert   So Taguchi-(2)8x10

Casey Fossum(5)-(2)02Total#810, 03Tradition#210, (2)07Topps#69. John-Ford Griffin-02Bowman#322. Mike Mason-87Fleer #129. JR Mathes-08DAV. Aaron Miles-08Topps#UH295. So Taguchi(2)-02UD#50808Topps#82.

Oklahoma Redhawks @ Iowa Cubs

             

Josh Hamilton-(3)June 2, 2008 SI    Game-Used glove...right hand only

Model M110 - prostock bat

 

3-8x10

Josh Hamilton(6)-08Bowman#183, 08Topps-Moments&Milestones#117-011/150, 08UDbaseballheroes#12, 08UDX#95, 09UD#376, 09UDspectrum#94

Kris Benson(4)-02Tradition#211, 04BowmanHert.#198, 04Topps#T49, 06ToppsHert.#69. Brandon Boggs(2)09Topps#294. Scott Coolbaugh-90Leaf#363. Neftali Feliz-(2)08DonrussElite#76. Greg Golson(2)-04BowmanHert.#225, 08BowmanChrome#BDPP73. Warner Madrigal(2)-04Total#817, 08Bowman#BDP46. Max Ramirez-06Bowmangold#B52. Kevin Richardson-04Total#787.

June

28  Hy-Vee Triatholon- Shawn Johnson Autograph Session

Shawn Johnson- (3)8x11 photo

24,25  New Orleans Zephyrs@ Iowa Cubs

Cameron Maybin- 8x10

Cameron Maybin -prostock

Dan Uggla Bat- Given by Brett Hayes

Brett Hayes-06Bowman#BDP59. Cameron Maybin(4)-07Topps52#TCRC55-0995/1952, 07Topps#UH141, 08Bowman#9,08Topps#448. Jai Miller-08Bowman#BDP50. Gaby Sanchez-09Topps#202. Rick Vandenhurk(5)-07Bowmangold#BDPP80, 07Topps#UH168, 07Topps52#123, 08UD#143, Topps#513

22,23 A Midwest League Allstar Game - Clinton, Iowa

Anthony Bass-09Bowman#BDPP58. Sawyer Carroll(2)-08DonrussElite#86, 09BowmanChrome#BCP27. Ryan Chaffee(3)-08Bowman#BDPP14, 08BowmanChrome#BDPP14, 08DonrussElite#83. Dusty Coleman(4)-08Bowman#BDPP46, 08DonrussElite#32, (2)08PlayoffContenders#22. James Darnell-(2)08PlayoffContenders#26. Tony Delmonico(2)-08DonrussElite#73, 08PlayoffContenders#46. Jamie Richmond(3)-(2)08Bowman#BP2, 08BowmanChrome#BCP2. Josh Vitters(3)-07Just-Justiables#JF44, (2)08PlayoffContenders#32.

20   Iowa Corn Indy 250 - Newton, Iowa

                    

   

                     Marco Andretti - (12) 8x10

 

Helio Castoneves-(3)8x10     Scott Dixon- (1)8x10   

Robert Doornbos-(2)8x10

 

Dario Franchitti (07&09winner)- (4)- 8x10

 

Ryan Hunter-Reay-(3)8x10            Mario Moraes-(3)8x10

Hideki Mutoh-(3)8x10                      

  

   

          Danica Patrick- May 19, 2008 SI and (4)8x10

 2008 winner

Dan Wheldon -(5) 8x10

Justin Wilson-(3)8x10

19, 21  Memphis Redbirds@ Iowa Cubs

 

                    

          Brett Wallace - (2) 8x10 and M110 prostock bat

Mitchell Boggs-08Bowman#BDP10. Jon Jay(2)07Bowman#DP10. Brett Wallace-09 OC Riverbandits pocket schedule

 

                 Jeff Samardzija 8x10 and scorecard insert

17  Arizona Diamondbacks @ KC Royals

Eric Byrnes(5)-01Tradition#372, 05ToppsChrome#37, 07ToppsTurkeyRed#103, 08ToppsHert.#3, 08ToppsFinest#73. Stephen Drew-05Topps#UH311. Mark Grace-03Fleer Patchworks#17. Felipe Lopez(2)-00UDspTopppros#25, 01BowmanHert.#113. Mark Reynolds-09UD#7. Chris Snyder-06Topps#14. Justin Upton-08Toppsco-signers#059. Chris Young(2)-08ToppsFinest#59, 09UDspectrum#3

 

Stephen Drew- 8x10               Mark Grace- 1998 30th Anniversary ICubs program

                                    (previously signed by Tony Larussa, Harold BainesKerry Wood

     

Justin Upton - March 31, 2008 SI      Brandon Webb - 8x10

Brian Banister(3)-06BowmanChrome#BDP4, 05BowmanHert.thick#247, 08UD#251. Kyle Davies-08UD#253. Zack Greinke(3)-08ToppsHert#239, 08ToppsTripleThread#239-1087/1350, 09UD#165. Jose Guillen-06Bowman#192. Luke Hochevar-08UD#319 . Mike Jacobs(3)-06UD#930, 07Toppsgold#134-0240/2007, 08ToppsHert.#631. Tony Pena Jr.-07Topps#UH78. Joakim Soria-08UDsp#196. Mark Teahen(3)- 07Ultra#81, 07USspX#21, 09topps#141.

Steve  Palermo - July 6, 1992 SI

 

Frank White - (2) 8x10

14  Omaha Royals@ Iowa Cubs

CoryAldridge-02UD#31. Brian Buchanan(2)01Fleer Platinum#304. Tom Burgmeier(5)-71Topps#431, 72Topps#246, 75Topss#478, 79topps#524, 80Topps#128. Lenny Dinardo-(2)08Topps#14. Brandon Duckworth-08Topps#578. Tim Hamulack(3)-06Fleer#216, 06Tradition#69, 07Topps52#158. Kila Ka'aihue-09Topps#86. Tim Raines Jr-(2)02UD#15.

 

  Round Rock @ Iowa Cubs

       

John Gall, Aaron Miles, So Taguchi Cardinals SI-(previously Jeff Weaver

Jose Capellan(3)-04Ultra#338, (2)07Topps#UH70. Brendan Donnelly(4)-04Topps#43, 04ToppsChrome#43, (2)04ToppsHert.#55. Ron Jackson-84Fleer#521. Chad Spann-02BowmanChrome#BDP92. Wesley Wright(3)-08BowmanChrome#BCP19, 08Topps#361, 08UD#728.

IOWA

Neal Cotts-09Topps#226. Rich Harden-05BowmanHert.#33. Anderson Machado-03UDminor#135. Aaron Miles-06Toppshert.#433.

May

27, 28  Sacramento  @ Iowa Cubs

Aaron Cunningham(4)-07Bowman#BP21, 07BowmanHert.#BHP62, 08DonrussElite#1, 09Topps#237. Chris Denorfia(2)-05toppsHert.#314, 05ToppsHert#212. Dana Eveland-08Topps#UH140. Gio Conzalez-04BowmanHert.#245. Eric Munson(12)-00B owman#13, 00UDfutureforces#F5, 00UDspMinor#119, 01Bowman#411, 03Tradition#U38, 03Total#512, 04CrackerJack#146, 04Fleer#198, 04Leaf#37, (2)04toppsHert.#188, 05Ultra#150. Gregorio Petit-08BowmanChrome#BCP9. Dan Putnam(2)-04Bowman#BDP65, 04Topps#T82. Chad Reineke(2)07BowmanHert.#BHP7.

IOWA

Richie Robnett(2)-04Bowman Hert.#229, 04ToppsChrome#T75. So Taguchi(2)-02UDoriginals#245, 03Ultra#223.

21 Fresno Grizzlies @ Iowa Cubs

Alex Hinshaw-08Topps#UH279. Billy Sadler(2)-05Bowman Chrome#319, 07ToppsHert.#37

Sam Fuld(6)-(5)08DAV, 08UD#314. So Taguchi(3)- 04Topps#449, 04Toppschrome#449, 08Topps#82, 09UD#611

5,7  Nashville Sounds @ Iowa Cubs

   

Alicides Escobar - (2) 8x10            Mat Gamel -(2) 8x10 

 

                 

            Angel Salome - (5) 8x10  and  Batting Gloves

Chris Bosio(4)-87Fleer#338, (2)94PINNACLE#372, 96FleerUltragold#124. Alicides Escobar(2)-07Bowman#BDPP90, 09Topps#108. Mat Gamel(4)-08DonrussElite#70, 08DonrussThreads#98, (2)09Topps#71. Tony Gwynn Jr.(2)-08ToppsHert.#286, 07UD1stEd.#237. Wes Littleton-08UD#214. Don Money(2)- 79Topps#265, 80Topps#595 Angel Salome(3)-(2)04BowmanChrome#BDP86, 09Topps#137. Chase Wright(4)-(2)07Bowman#BP36, 07BowmanChrome#BC36, 07UDTicketToStardom#TS-CW.

 

April

23   Drake Relays  100th anniversary - Athletes of the Century Gala 

                   

Gwen Torrence  "Female Athlete of the Century" Relays poster personlized to my daughter

       

Michael Johnson " Male Athlete of the Century" - Slaying the Dragon 1st edition

 

22, 23  Alb. Isotopes @ Iowa Cubs

 

Xavier Paul - (3) 8x10 

 Jeff Weaver - 06 Commemorative SI

Dee Brown(2)-99UD#279,02Total#732. Shawn Estes(2)-98Pinnacle#5, 98Ultra#37. Chin-Lung Hu(4)-08Topps#23, (2)08Topps#TCH28, 08UD#320. Hector Luna(2)-05Total#373, 06Topps#UH83. Eric Milton(4)-01Tradtion#327, 04UD#240, 06ToppsHert.#242, 07UDfirsted.#201. John Moses-90Leaf#433.  Jim Slaton-80Topps#24.Erick Threets-08Topps#551. Tim Wallach(4)-87Fleer#334, (2)94Pinnacle#484, 94ScoreSelect#139. Jeff Weaver(6)-0UD#371, 06ToppsHert.#363, 06ToppsHertChrome#65-538/1957, 07Bowmangold#183, 07ToppsHert.#289, 07UDfirsted.#291.

 

Jeff Samardzija - (2)Jersey T-shirt

Bob Dernier(3)-87Fleer#559, 88Donruss#392, 88Topps#642. Mike Mason(4)-88topps#87, (3)08ICubs#20of30. Luis Rivas(5)-03Topps#58, 03ToppsChrome#135, 03UD#358, 03UD40man#295, 04Donruss#146. Nate Spears-03Bowman#BDP70. Jeff Stevens(2)-08Bowman#BP47, 08BowmanChrome#BCP47.

17, 19  Round Rock @ Iowa Cubs

 

Brian Bogusevic- (5)- 8x10

JR Towles 8x10

Reggie Abercrombie-07TopsHert.#398. Clay Hensley-07Topps#218. Chris Johnson-(2)08PlayoffContenders#13. Neal Musser-07Topps52#132. Chad Paronto-07UD1ed.#184. Bud Norris-(2)08Donruss Threads#64. J.RTowles-(3)-08Topps#321, (2)08UD#389.

Doug Deeds -07Bowman#BP79.Chris Robinson-05Bowman#BDP78. Jeff Samardzija-09topps#175. So Taguchi-02Bowman#404

10     Bob Feller - used bookstore find

           

March

24     Billie Jean King - Women's Lecture series

July 16, 1973 - Sports Illustrated

 

           Circa 1982- Personlized to my Daughter

 

Febuary

The following items were sent with and autos obtained by my friend Jamie on his trip to

 AZ for Spring Training. I did not make it this year! Broke my tradition of 10 years!!

 Micah Hoffpauir -The Iowa Sports Connection magazine

 Tim Lincecum - (3) July 7, 2008 SI

 

   

                                          Jeff Samardzija - (2) 8x10

 Ryne Sandberg - March 16, 1992

 

20           "Beauty & The Beast"  Minnesota vs Iowa State

                      Special guest: Olympic Gold medalist- Shawn Johnson

 

Shawn Johnson  Hy-Vee -35x45 lobby poster                       (2)  2008 Cheerios box

   

 Olympic -8x10                   2007 West Des Moines - Citizen of the Year- 8x10

                          

Iowa State Wrestling coach Cael Sanderson The Iowa Sports Connection magazine

 

17    HINDER      Best Buy instore signing  -West Des Moines, IA

Take it to the limit - 12x12 flat

 

JANUARY

31

Producer Steven Schott - The Final Season poster

Website - www.finalseason.com

Movie trailer  http://www.imdb.com/video/screenplay/vi3079405849/  

 

15        2009 Royals Caravan - West Lakes  HyVee- West Des Moines, Iowa 

Alex Gordon 4-4x6

 

   

(5) 8x10

(4)-4x6

Luke Hochever

Dennis Leonard