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Old 01-29-2012, 02:59 PM   #1
jakeytehpirate
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Location: Eastern NC
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Default jakeytehpirate's TTM report

This thread will catalog all my successes and failures, and I'll try my best to keep up with dates, scans, and the like....
To make things easy, I will color-code my results in this OP after I get them as follows: green = success, blue = semi-success/pre-print, and red = failure

Fan packs
  1. Atlanta Braves (snail mail 1/30) [received 2/8]
  2. Boston Red Sox (sent e-mail 1/29) [received 2/17]
  3. Oakland Athletics (sent e-mail 1/29) [received 2/2]
  4. Texas Rangers (sent email 1/30)
  5. Carolina Panthers (sent email 2/10) [received 2/16]
  6. Carolina Hurricanes (sent email 2/10) [received 5/12]

Current Baseball Players (* denotes spring training address, ^ denotes home ballpark address)
  1. *Chipper Jones (snail mail sent 2/1) {returned, re-sent 2/15}
  2. *Matt Diaz (snail mail sent 2/3) {returned, re-sent 2/15}
  3. *Freddie Freeman (snail mail sent 2/3) {returned, re-sent 2/15}
  4. *Brian McCann (snail mail sent 2/1)
  5. Barry Zito (snail mail sent 1/30)
  6. *Gio Gonzalez (snail mail sent 2/6)
  7. *Stephen Strasburg (snail mail sent 2/6)
  8. *Bryce Haper (snail mail sent 2/6)
  9. Derek Lowe (snail mail sent 2/8, first attempt with a photo)
  10. *Tyler Colvin (snail mail sent 2/8)
  11. *Jeff Francoeur (sent snail mail 2/10)
  12. *Mike Stanton (snail mail sent 2/15)
  13. *Travis Hafner (snail mail sent 2/16)
  14. *Ian Kennedy (snail mail sent 2/23)
  15. *Daniel Hudson (snail mail sent 2/23) [received 4/8]
  16. *Jeremy Hellickson (snail mail sent 2/23)
  17. *Brandon Allen (snail mail sent 2/23) [received 3/9]
  18. ^Josh Hamilton (snail mail sent 5/10)
  19. ^Clayton Kershaw (snail mail sent 5/10)
  20. ^R.A. Dickey (snail mail sent 10/9)

Former Baseball Players (* denotes HOFers, trying to get on a custom index card set)
  1. David Justice (snail mail sent 1/30)
  2. Dale Murphy (email sent 1/30)
  3. Hank Aaron (snail mail sent 1/31)
  4. Michael Tucker (snail mail sent 1/31) [received 2/11]
  5. Cal Ripken Jr. (snail mail sent 1/31) [received 3/1]
  6. Don Mattingly (sent snail mail 2/10)
  7. Ryne Sandberg (sent snail mail 2/10)
  8. Barry Larkin (snail mail sent 2/15)
  9. Tom Glavine (snail mail sent 2/15)
  10. *Bobby Doerr (snail mail sent 2/23) [received 3/5]
  11. *Tony Gwynn (snail mail sent 2/23, C/O San Diego State)
  12. *Doug Harvey (snail mail sent 2/23) [received 4/5]
  13. *Tommy Lasorda (snail mail sent 2/25)
  14. *Jim Bunning (snail mail sent 2/25) [received 3/8]
  15. *Lee MacPhial (snail mail sent 2/29)
  16. *Pat Gillick (snail mail sent 2/29) [received 4/6]
  17. *Wade Boggs (snail mail sent 2/29)

Coaches/Managers
  1. Mike Krzyzewski, Duke basketball (sent email 1/30)
  2. Jerry Moore, App State football (sent email 1/30, snail mail sent 2/3) [received 1/30]
  3. Billy Godwin, ECU baseball (sent email 2/4) [received 2/6, 3/8]
  4. Nick Saban, Alabama football (sent email 2/4) [received 2/9]
  5. Bobby Cox (sent snail mail 2/10, want an auto to frame with my bag of infield dirt)
  6. Eddie Perez (sent snail mail 2/10)[received 10/10]
  7. Mark McGwire (sent snail mail 2/15; I sent a Wheaties box...)

Miscellaneous
  1. Kyle Busch (snail mail sent 1/31) [received 2/4]
  2. Wicked playbill (sent snail mail 2/9, wife is a huge fan of the production) [received 2/21]
  3. Jordin Sparks (snail mail sent 2/16, just because I have a great A&G of her that needs a sig)
  4. Richard Petty (snail mail sent 2/16) [received 2/23]
  5. Junior Johnson (snail mail sent 2/16)[received 2/24]
  6. Dule Hill (snail mail sent 2/23)
  7. Cale Yarborough (snail mail sent 2/25) [received 3/10]
  8. Roger Clemens (e-mailed his foundation, got reply the next day and received item in mail in around three weeks)
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Collecting ECU alumni, notably Seth Maness of the Cardinals
Also, always on the lookout for cheap Braves autos
CMB (infrequently updated, if at all): http://s1131.photobucket.com/albums/m555/jakeytehpirate/Baseball/

Last edited by jakeytehpirate; 10-16-2012 at 02:36 PM.
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