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
It’s always a sad day when the minor league season comes to an end. On the bright side, it also means I get to meet some players one last time to pick up some great game used items for the store! This year did not disappoint as we added all kinds of great items! Luis Diaz had some cleats and a glove. David Chester had cleats, hats, a bat, batting gloves, and a Continue reading
Once the BoSox Club Luncheon was over, it was off to Pawtucket for a nice full day of Red Sox and autographs. I planned on meeting up with a few players, and after waiting around a while, finally got to meet up with catcher Matt Spring. Matt had a bunch of great Continue reading
It was time for another monthly BoSox Club Luncheon, and this month’s guests were Travis Shaw and Joe Castiglione. Got a chance to catch up with Travis in the VIP room before the Luncheon started and he still remembered me from our signing back in 2013. Travis has come quite a long way from hitting .221 in AA back then, but I’m happy to say that yet another Sox Signatures signing alum has made the big leagues. I’m not saying Continue reading