“Long Island National” sports card show has distinct Mets theme
Next weekend, Hofstra University will be site of “Long Island’s Largest Sports Collectible Show,” which boasts “over 300 tables” of sports memorabilia for sale as well a number of autograph guests.
On Saturday, Oct. 25, Mets Hall of Famer Rusty Staub and current Mets outfielder Matt den Dekker highlight an autograph slate that also includes former Mets coach and manager Frank Howard, 1969 Mets catcher Jerry Grote, former Mets pitcher Frank Viola, and baseball Hall of Famers Phil Niekro and Andre Dawson. Autograph fees range from $15 for Grote to $49 for Dawson. Howard will sign one item for free with paid admission to the show.
Sunday’s lineup includes five members of the 1986 Mets: Mookie Wilson, Doug Sisk, Rafael Santana, Danny Heep and Kevin Mitchell. Autograph fees are $25 per player, except for Sisk who will sign one free autograph with paid admission to the show.
Details and guests are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.nyshows.org.
Posted on October 18, 2014, in Baseball and tagged Autographs, collecting, Frank Viola, Kevin Mitchell, Long Island National, Matt den Dekker, Mets, Mookie Wilson, New York Mets, Rusty Staub. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on “Long Island National” sports card show has distinct Mets theme.