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Old 01-25-2018, 07:02 PM   #1
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Default Post a picture of yourself with a baseball player!

This thread is meant to celebrate that time you were in the presence of greatness. Post a pic you took with a baseball player! Post one or several.

My time with the Babe ... seems like so long ago.

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Old 01-25-2018, 07:25 PM   #2
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Bob Friend


Clint Hurdle


Al Oliver


Tony Watson


Josh Harrison


Mike Bordick


Chris Stewart

Elias Diaz
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Old 01-25-2018, 07:33 PM   #3
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Old 01-25-2018, 07:34 PM   #4
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Brendan Rogers, Peter Lambert and Kyle Lewis this year.

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Old 01-25-2018, 08:25 PM   #5
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It's hard to top meeting my 2 favorite players!
Mike Trout

Bryce Harper
I'm sitting on the top of the barrier, which is why I look short.
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Old 01-25-2018, 08:48 PM   #6
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Sandy Koufax in 1992...needless to say I wasn't too much of a hit with the ladies when I was 15...
Mattingly with my young family...
And my 3yo at the time taking shots of Mariano...

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Old 01-25-2018, 08:52 PM   #7
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Me with Vlad, Jr....

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...and with Bo...

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Old 01-25-2018, 09:08 PM   #8
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I've got about 60-80 of my kids with players... but only a few of myself...


Dutch... RIP.


Cole


Scott Mathieson (former Phillies pitcher - big in Japan) - in my living room

Some former Phillies...Indians...Red Sox Manager dude...

L-R Rich Thompson (Phillies,Rays), Vance Worley (a ton of teams), Scott Mathieson (see above), Colin Kleven, minor leaguer who unfortunately didn't make it.
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Old 01-25-2018, 09:13 PM   #9
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I dont hate this site that much to impose that on all of you. LOL
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Old 01-25-2018, 09:23 PM   #10
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Found a few more




Dylan Cozens & JP Crawford

My son screwed up the angle on this pic horribly.....
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3 years ago, Carlos came to the school I teach at. Spoke to all the 8th graders.




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Old 01-25-2018, 09:43 PM   #12
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Wife and I met Rajai at a local restaurant:


Brantley postgame, friends of ours have a mutual friend with his wife who arranged the meeting.
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Old 01-25-2018, 10:59 PM   #13
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Joe Carter


Jose Bautista


Bryce Harper


Brooks Robinson


Hunter Pence


Josh Donaldson
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Old 01-25-2018, 11:06 PM   #14
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I really like this one, where I make the 6'2" Dave Stewart look like a small man.

I have an oldie as well, when I met Bob Feller. I am fairly certain this was the first celebrity photo op I ever had, other than camera day at the Kingdome.

I get absolutely no style points for these, but I am so glad to have them now.

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It's hard to top meeting my 2 favorite players!
Mike Trout

Bryce Harper
I'm sitting on the top of the barrier, which is why I look short.
Holy crap...
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Old 01-26-2018, 01:49 AM   #16
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My time with the Babe ... seems like so long ago.

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Old 01-26-2018, 08:05 AM   #17
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My time with the Babe ... seems like so long ago.

Didn't Beckett do a write about that day? I think it was on the cover

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Old 01-26-2018, 08:05 AM   #18
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My boys with Andrew Stevenson at Nats Winterfest. My oldest is 10... might be taller than Andrew in a year or two. LOL.

Check out my youngest son's right hand (left to you). Savage.

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Old 01-26-2018, 10:33 AM   #19
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Just a couple to choose from. I enjoy seeing all of the pictures. It's always fun to meet some of these players.

One of my favorite players to watch
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I know this is in the baseball section but Shaq is just ginormous!!!
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Arguably the best pitcher in baseball and one of the coolest athletes I have ever met
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The newest Yankee! Another down to earth and humble player
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Huge Giants fan so had the opportunity to meet Buster
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Definitely had too many drinks with Dexter and CarGo at the W in Scottsdale during Spring Training
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An all time great....Orlando Cepeda
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One of my favorites since my son's middle name is Thor. I had to get a pic with Noah. Another awesome athlete in person
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Have more but these are just a few of the top ones.

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Old 01-27-2018, 12:06 AM   #20
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Meet and greet with Cal Ripken Jr. a few years back in Chicago.
At least that's what I thought it was going to be.
It was actually a mini clinic with Cal and a few helpers.
Had a great time and Cal was as gracious as they come.
Pretty cool to be able to tell people that I played catch with Cal Ripken Jr.!
Beat part? It was a free trip!
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Old 01-27-2018, 02:04 AM   #21
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As an Athletic Trainer with the Wisconsin Woodchucks of the Northwoods league I've met some very nice players. I worked with former Milwaukee Brewers player Jim Gantner for a couple years. He brought some of his old friends along.

Rollie Fingers
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Greg Vaughn
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My favorite one here, short story is I asked some of our players who are Collegiate baseball players and most had NO IDEA who Robin Yount was. Geez.
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Didn't Beckett do a write about that day? I think it was on the cover

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