Wednesday, October 17, 2018

A 5 minute TTM success

I haven't been paying close enough attention to know where this 5 minute blog posting thing came from, but as someone who spends about 5 minutes on the majority of his posts, it's not much of a challenge.

Here's a TTM success from former big leaguer Jay Bell. He's now an up-and-coming manager in the minors, as he spent this year guiding AA Trenton. Many seem to think he'll be a Big League manager some day. I've never seen him manage, but there's enough chirping to realize he's legit.

He signed three cards for me. I made sure one of the cards was NOT a Diamondbacks card since he was on that 2001 team.

I sent these in May and got them back last week. Thanks, Mr. Bell!

6 comments:

  1. After suffering through the Pirates and Royals teams of the 90s, I'm kind of glad that Jay Bell got his chance to play for a winning team.
    Just wish it had been a different winning team, you know.

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  2. The majority of your posts are 5 minute posts? I've gotta get my blogging game down like yours. I spend way too much time writing and editing... and that doesn't include scanning.

    P.S. Congratulations on the nice TTM's from Bell.

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    1. Well, to be far yours are far more substantial than mine. Mine are usually just "hey, look at this, ok bye."

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  3. Can't say that I remember seeing that Jay Bell card featuring him putting a baseball, but I like it. Nicely done on the TTM success.

    If I could get all my blog posts down to 5 minutes, I'd have no excuse not to post every day.

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