Collecting Cleveland Indians Since 1982

Collecting Cleveland Indians Topps team sets from 1952-present, as well as post-war minor and major league autographs.

New Arrival: Mickey Mantle, of, New York Yankees

This is my one Mickey Mantle autograph. I really wanted a nice index card…but so does everyone else. And nice ones–in blue ballpoint pen–are just way too expensive for me. So I decided to just go this route. Mantle was involved in writing a couple books, and so you can[…]

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New Arrival: Will Benson, of, Cleveland Indians

I was not really thrilled when the Indians drafted Benson, since some scouts questioned his hitting tool and he would be a project. I am risk averse. But…I guess that is silly. If the Indians would have taken a polished college bat I would have been complaining about how we[…]

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New Arrival: Ted Williams, of, Boston Red Sox

This is a page from Ted William’s book “My Turn at Bat”. It’s about as nice a Ted Williams signature you will find; bold blue ballpoint and no real significant smearing. I just love it. I had been wanting to buy this autograph forever, but the seller would not budge[…]

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New Arrival: Willie Horton, of, Detroit Tigers

Willie Horton was an outfielder in the majors from 1969-1980. 18 seasons in the majors, racking up 26.4 WAR. Was on the World Series winning 1968 Detriot Tigers squad. Selected to four All-Star teams and rated Top-30 MVP votes four times. Eight seasons with an OPS+ higher than 125. Power was[…]

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New Arrival: Vada Pinson, of, Cincinnati Reds

OF Vada Pinson was in the majors from 1958 to 1975. He spent the majority of his career–11 seasons–with the Reds. He was part of one postseason team: the 1961 Reds, who went to the World Series. They lost to the Yankees. Pinson was selected to two All-Star teams, won a[…]

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New Arrival: Micker Adolfo, of, Chicago White Sox

Micker Adolfo was signed as an international free agent out of the Dominican Republic by the White Sox, July 2, 2013. Adolfo is a well thought of prospect, ranking in the White Sox Top 30 every season since he was signed. That said, 2017 was an important campaign. Every year[…]

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