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Do's and Don'ts for baseball autograph seekers
Do's and Don'ts for baseball autograph seekers

Looking to beat those other outstretched hands to secure that autograph? The Los Angeles Times surveyed Angels and Dodgers for tips on how to stand out in a good way: DO wear your team's gear in opposing stadiums. You're more likely to win favor with your favorite players there than at home. DON'T block off the sweet spot of a baseball for signing. To players, that means you're trying to sell. DO bring just one item to sign. Players say dealers usually bring multiple items to sell later. As Angels outfielder Kole Calhoun explained, "How many cards of me are you going to put up in your house?" DON'T ask the same players every day. They may remember...

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