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Autograph Inscriptions or No Inscriptions? – That is the Question

Every time I do an autograph signing I usually offer the chance for customers to have the athlete write a special inscription on their item.  What are inscriptions?  Inscriptions are stats or personalizations that the athlete writes next to their signature

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Are you a Gambling Man? Time to bet on the Chicago Cubs…Autographs that is

Kris Bryant Signed Cubs Jersey

The Cubs haven’t won a World Series since 1908.  They ended the 2016 season with the best record in baseball.  Of course, that doesn’t mean they will win the World Series.  But let’s be a gambling man and say they

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5 Tips on Getting Autographs at Spring Training

Heading out to Spring Training to have some baseballs autographed by your favorite players?  Here are 5 tips to help you secure that autograph. #1 – Get to the ballpark early.  Early bird gets the worm as the saying goes. 

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Sports Memorabilia Collector of the Month – September 2013

Meet Andrew from Texas, one of your fellow Powers Autographs collectors.  Andrew was kind enough to show us some photos of his impressive collection.  You can see more of these on our Facebook Page.  Below are some of our favorites.

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Why Powers Autographs Does Not Purchase Autographs From the Public

Every week a common question we get asked is “Do you buy sports memorabilia.”  Our answer is always no.  Not because we don’t like you or think your items would sell.  It simply comes down to authenticity. Each item we

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