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Old 04-20-2017, 01:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Paid TTM successes? Who have you paid for? Is it worth it? Questions inside!

I broke down and recently send some donations with a few TTM autograph requests. Nothing big. $10.00 checks for the following players that I know will not sign without them.

Andre Dawson
Rollie Fingers
Ryne Sandberg

I was shocked how quickly the first 2 have come back and the signatures look so good!! This got me thinking...

1: Who else is out there signing stuff TTM for $15.00 or less?
2: Anyone out there worth paying more for a TMM autograph?
3: Who have you sent a donation to for a TTM autograph? and how much?

Let me know, I'd send a few more out with donations, if I know it's worth it!

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Old 04-20-2017, 01:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Ive sent $5 per card to wade boggs and whitey herzog.
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I've sent to Sandberg w/ $5 for a card and $15 for Fingers on an 8x10. Well worth it in my opinion. Wade Boggs is another who signs for a $5 donation or more per item (if you make out check or M.O. to All Childrens Hospital). The Boggs was the best since I am a Red Sox fan and he signed the gameday program from my first baseball game ('86 at Fenway) with the HOF inscription.
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Old 04-20-2017, 01:17 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Brooks Robinson has been signing recently for cash. $10-20 per item is fair. Not a fan of the people sending him $5 an item.
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Hhmmm I will see if I have a Brooks Robinson Ginter card...if he has one...and send it out!!
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Old 04-20-2017, 06:39 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I've had success with Wade Boggs, Ryne Sandberg and Will Clark. I forget how much I put in the request as a donation, but it was probably $10. I had 2 cards for each player and both came back signed. I sent some into PSA a while back just for fun.





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Old 04-20-2017, 06:47 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Going from memory on this one, so the list may not be complete/100% accurate:

Don Sutton - $10
Andre Dawson - $20
Wade Boggs - $5
Irv Noren - $10 (Haven't received yet, but he has a very high success rate)
Carl Erskine - $10 (Virtual guaranteed return with inscriptions)
Jim Perry - $10
Sonny Siebert - $7 (I sent $10)
Johnny Romano - $5
Frank Thomas - $5 (He'll sign for free, but he donates the money to charity)
Vern Law - $5
Bill Virdon - $5
Bud Harrelson - $5

The majority of that list is 8x10s, with an occasional ROMLB. Again, I don't think it's complete, but I'm going from memory.

I also have a list of Hall of Famers that sign that I can send. Prices range from $20-$100. Haven't sent to all, but all have good response rates.

Good luck!
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A couple more suggestions...

1. Al Kaline signs for $10 per card. Also if you do send to him, only send cash.

2. Roger Clemens signs through his foundation. He charges $25 per card (and more for premium items) but it's still a pretty reasonable price for one of the best pitchers of all time.

3. Phil Niekro signs for $20 per card.

4. Gaylord Perry signs for $10 per card.

5. Jim Rice has been signing for $10 per card.

6. Bert Blyleven signs for $20 per card.

7. Fergie Jenkins signs for $15 per card.
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A couple more suggestions...

1. Al Kaline signs for $10 per card. Also if you do send to him, only send cash.

2. Roger Clemens signs through his foundation. He charges $25 per card (and more for premium items) but it's still a pretty reasonable price for one of the best pitchers of all time.

3. Phil Niekro signs for $20 per card.

4. Gaylord Perry signs for $10 per card.

5. Jim Rice has been signing for $10 per card.

6. Bert Blyleven signs for $20 per card.

7. Fergie Jenkins signs for $15 per card.

Any idea if Rice will sign baseballs also? Or is he cards only?
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Old 04-21-2017, 09:07 AM   #10 (permalink)
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guys I know of:
Bench - $80 through his foundation
Ryan - $60 now for a card
Rollie $10-15
Sandberg $10
Kaline $10
Niekro $10 what I sent him
Dawson $10
Brooks Robinson $15-20
Sutton $5
Fergie Jenkins $10-15
Boggs $5
Fisk $40
Steve Carlton $35
Blyleven $25 (I think)
Steve Garvey $5
Mussina $5
Goose Gossage - $5, but I got him free
Orlando Cepeda has successes for $35

Where have people been getting Rice for $10? Would love to add him to my Red Sox collection
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This are some great lists!

I have got to find some Ginter, Gypsy Queen or Heritage cards for these guys!!

Thanks!
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A couple more suggestions...

2. Roger Clemens signs through his foundation. He charges $25 per card (and more for premium items) but it's still a pretty reasonable price for one of the best pitchers of all time.
I was just looking at his Foundation site...

Any guesses why he won't sign his Rookie Cards?

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He signed his Topps for me for $25....
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He signed his Topps for me for $25....
Same here.
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Where have people been getting Rice for $10? Would love to add him to my Red Sox collection

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