Ron Perranoski

I mailed a drawing to be signed to Ron Perranoski on February 23, 2014.
It was signed and returned to me on Tuesday, March 18, 2014; 23 days later.

Ron Perranoski
Ron Perranoski

Ronald Peter Perranoski was born on April 1, 1936. He is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.
He played from 1961- ’73 for the Dodgers, Twins, Tigers, and Angels.
He was a two-time World Series Champion (1963, ’65)
He had a lifetime win-loss record of 79-74, an ERA of 2.79, with 687 strikeouts, and 179 saves.

Frank Thomas

I was contacted by a young man in Williamsport, PA, who is pen pals with Frank Thomas, the former Major League Baseball player.
In February, 2014, I drew these five drawings of Frank Thomas for him, some to be autographed, or given to Mr. Thomas.

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On Monday, March 17, 2014, one of the drawing was mailed back to me, signed by Frank Thomas.

Frank Thomas
Frank Thomas

Frank Joseph Thomas was born on June 11, 1929. He is a former Major League Baseball left fielder, and first and third baseman.
He played from 1951- ’66 for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Cincinnati Reds, Chicago Cubs, Milwaukee Braves, New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies, and Houston Astros.
He was a three time All-Star (1954, ’55, and ’58 Pirates)
He had a career batting average of .266, with 286 home runs, and 962 runs batted in.

Bill Virdon

I sent a drawing to be signed to Bill Virdon on February 19, 2014.
It was signed and mailed back to me on Monday, March 10, 2014; 19 days later.

Bill Virdon
Bill Virdon

William Charles Virdon was born on June 9, 1931. He is a former Major League Baseball center fielder and manager.
He played from 1955- ’68 for the Cardinals and Pirates. He hit .267, with 502 runs batted in.
He managed the Pirates (1972- ’73), Yankees (1974- ’75), Astros (1975- ’82), and Expos (1983- ’84).
He was the 1955 NL Rookie of the Year, a 1962 Gold Glove Award Winner, and 1960 World Champion (Pirates).

Lute Barnes

I sent a drawing to be signed to Lute Barnes on January 6, 2014.
It was signed and returned to me on Saturday, March 8, 2014; 61 days later.

Lute Barnes
Lute Barnes

Luther Owens Barnes was born on April 28, 1947. He is a former Major League Baseball short stop/ second baseman.
He played from 1972- ’73 for the New York Mets.
He had a career batting average of .243 in 27 games, with 7 runs batted in.

Bill Swift

I mailed a drawing to be signed to Bill Swift on February 23, 2014.
It was signed and returned to me on Friday, March 7, 2014; a turnover of 14 days.

Bill Swift
Bill Swift

William Charles Swift was born on October 27, 1961. He is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.
He pitched from 1985- ’98 for the Mariners, Giants, and Rockies.
He had a career win-loss record of 94-78, with an ERA of 3.95, and 767 strikeouts.
He also played for the 1984 United States Olympic Baseball Team, winning Silver.

Sal Bando

I mailed a drawing to be signed to Sal Bando on January 28, 2014.
It was signed and mailed back to me on Friday, March 7, 2014; a turnover of 38 days.

Sal Bando
Sal Bando

Salvatore Leonard Bando was born on February 13, 1944. He is a former Major League Baseball third baseman.
He played from 1966- ’81 for the Kansas City/ Oakland Athletics and the Milwaukee Brewers.
He had a lifetime batting average of .254, with 242 home runs, and 1,039 runs batted in.
Bando was a four-time AL All-Star (1969, ’72, ’73, and ’74) and a three-time World Series Champion (1972, ’73, ’74)

Tom Niedenfuer

I mailed a drawing to be signed to Tom Niedenfuer on February 23, 2014.
It was signed and returned to me on Thursday, March 6, 2014; a turnover of 13 days.

Tom Niedenfuer
Tom Niedenfuer

Thomas Edward Niedenfuer was born on August 13, 1959. He is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.
He pitched from 1981- ’90 for the Dodgers, Orioles, Mariners, and Cardinals.
He had a lifetime win-loss record of 36-46, with a 3.29 ERA, 474 strikeouts, and 97 saves.
He was a 1981 World Series Champion with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Bill Lee

I mailed a drawing to be signed to “Spaceman” Bill Lee on January 6, 2014.
It was signed and returned to me on Monday, March 3, 2014; 28 days later.

Bill Lee
Bill Lee

William Francis Lee III was born on December 28, 1946. He is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.
Nicknamed “Spaceman”, he pitched from 1969- ’82 for the Boston Red Sox and the Montreal Expos.
He had a career win-loss record of 119-90, with an ERA of 3.62, and 713 strikeouts.
He was a 1973 AL All Star.

Scott Livingstone

I sent a drawing to be signed to Scott Livingstone on February 18, 2014.
It was signed and mailed back to me on February 28, 2014; 10 days later.

Scott Livingstone
Scott Livingstone

Scott Louis Livingstone was born on July 15, 1965. He is a former Major League Baseball third baseman.
He played from 1991- ’98 for the Detroit Tigers, San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals, and Montreal Expos.
He hit .281, with 17 home runs, and 177 runs batted in.