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Four 1969 Mets are scheduled to appear at Oct. 26 autograph show

Signed Jerry Koosman baseball card from my collection

Signed Jerry Koosman baseball card from my collection

Four members of the New York Mets Hall of Fame are scheduled to sign autographs at MAB Celebrity Services’ “That ’90s Show” on Sunday, October 26th. The weekend event, which begins on Saturday, October 25th, will be held at the¬†Hilton Hasbrouck Heights-Meadowlands.

The former Mets stars are Jerry Koosman (autographs are $39), Cleon Jones ($20), Bud Harrelson ($20) and Ed Kranepool ($18). Fans desiring autographs from all of the ex-Mets players can purchase a super ticket for $69.

The main focus will be a mini-reunion of 1994 New York Rangers hockey players on Saturday, along with a scheduled appearance by Hulk Hogan and several other pro wrestlers. Sunday’s slate of guests includes the ex-Mets as well as a couple of baseball Hall of Famers: Jim Palmer and Rollie Fingers.

All information is subject to change – for more details and the latest guest list, check MAB Celebrity Services’ website.

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Some Mets baseball cards from 1970

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Here are a few more of my weekend baseball card acquisitions, some popular Mets players from the 1970 Topps set. (My scanner doesn’t like the dot pattern they used that year.)

One of these days, I may actually achieve my goal of obtaining one of every regular issue Topps Mets card.

Some 1972 New York Mets baseball cards

Thanks to its unique and colorful design, the 1972 Topps baseball card set is my favorite from that decade. I’m slowly making progress towards completing the New York Mets team set – here are some semi-recent acquisitions:

 

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