There really is nothing better than flying out on a snowy March Boston day, and landing in 85 degree sunny weather in Fort Myers Florida. It’s that time of year for the annual Sox a Signatures Fort Myers trip, and I loaded up 2 bags full of cards, 8×10’s, baseballs, game used gear, more 8×10’s, and then I threw in some clothes for me too (not much room for those).
I landed on Sunday at about 1, checked into the hotel, and I was immediately off to Jet Blue Park for the Continue reading
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
Sox Signatures hit the road to head down to Foxwoods Resort Casino for the First Ever Red Sox Winter Weekend Fan Fest. I missed the Town Hall on Friday night, but after registering I decided to walk around the casino and see if any players were wandering around. After seeing Bill Lee signing for a few fans, I took a quick picture with the Spaceman. Then walking along the hallway between 2 of the casino’s I spied Garin Cecchini and Mookie Betts walking by and was also able to grab a quick selfie with them as well. The highlight of the night was seeing Manager John Farrell Continue reading
I was lucky enough to get tickets for Christmas at Fenway 2014, so I brought the missus along to check out all the fun! First thing we did was get into a line to try out the #GiftOfSox vending machine that was giving out all kinds of prizes just by tweeting! I ended up with a Pedro bobblehead (future giveaway?). Next up was to check out the Fenway Yard Sale, and Continue reading