Last week was a great return to the world of TTM. Because there were a couple signings over the past month, I have not been sending a lot out. My last full "Phillies TTM" post was a month ago - and since then successes have been sparse. With three new returns, I figured it was time for an update...
1965 Team Ball - Jack Baldschun
I started this ball last November as one of my "off season" projects. Baldschun is a reliably streaky TTM signer. He has a great success rate, but is prone to long wait times. I sent the ball out on March 17th after seeing a few quick returns on Sports Collector's Net - yadda, yadda, yadda, six-months later it came back. I can't wait to get it back into the mail over the next week or two...
|1965 Phillies Team Ball|
1977 Team Ball - Ted Sizemore
Another off-season project that I have not worked on lately. I noticed 2B Ted Sizemore has been signing TTM recently and jumped on the opportunity. He signed the side panel under Jim Lonborg and added a ROY inscription.
|1977 Phillies Team Ball|
1950's Era Project
I have quietly collected the living Whiz Kids (all except Stan Lopata) on the Connie Mack Stadium 8x10 that serves as my '50s-era project. This week I received the photo back from Jack Mayo, a back-up outfielder that season. I plan on getting it out to Lopata this week and go from there...
|1950s Phillies Project -|