Through the Mail-Bag – 5/17/17

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We’re bringing back the mail bag!  A few times a year we’ll look for some questions from our social media followers, and do our best to answer them.  We’ll talk about autographs, the Red Sox, running a small business, signings, whatever you guys really want to know.  Have a question for our next mailbag?  Shoot an email to Brian@SoxSignatures.com, and if we use your question, we’ll send you an autographed Red Sox card from our collection!  This edition we talk about how we get game used memorabilia, tips for starting your own autograph business, favorite minor league stadium and much more!  Be sure to comment on whether you agree or disagree or have your own insights on a topic.  Let’s begin: Continue reading

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Paw Sox/Sea Dogs End of Season Game Used – 9/5/16

What a day.  Drove about 350 miles, spent a lot of money, and came home with a TON of autographed game used gear!  This was by far our most successful day with game used gear, and we’re still processing all the new stuff we brought in.  It was an early morning start in Pawtucket, where we picked up gear from Brian Johnson, Kyle Martin, Jantzen Witte, Chandler Shepherd, Justin Haley, and Ryan LaMarre.  Ryan was the only first timer, and we’re really hoping he comes back to AAA next year.  After that, Continue reading

Spring Training 2016 – 3/29/16

There really is nothing like March in Ft Myers, Florida.  My yearly trek to Spring Training is always one of the highlights of the year for Sox Signatures, and this year did not disappoint.

Day 1  One of my favorite parts of htting the minor league fields is when the major league guys come over to get some extra at bats or innings in.  Today Junichi Tazawa decided to throw some extra inning and some guy named David Ortiz decided to take some extra at bats.  Obviously Papi being there drew a pretty big crowd, not just of fans but almost all the players wanted to see the big guy up close as well.  Unfortunately  I was not able to get Ortiz, but I did get Tazawa on a 2013 World Series 8×10, as well as Continue reading

Spring Training 2014

There is nothing like leaving New England for a week in March to head down to sunny Florida and watch some baseball.  My father and I have headed down to Fort Myers for many years now and it just never gets old.  This year we met some great players, scored some awesome autographs, and even added a few game used items from a couple players.  Since we always head to the minor league fields, we don’t catch too many major leaguers, but we did see Jason Varitek and Continue reading