Our network

WNY Sports Card Expo to Host Impressive Lineup of Athletes | Events

Title (Max 100 Characters)

WNY Sports Card Expo to Host Impressive Lineup of Athletes
WNY Sports Card Expo to Host Impressive Lineup of Athletes

 

Several NFL, MLB and NLL stars — including Hall of Famers Thurman Thomas, Rayfield Wright, Charlie Joiner and Gaylord Perry — will take part in the annual Western New York Sports Card Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at Batavia Downs Gaming Center, 8315 Park Road, Batavia. 

Nineteen athletes are scheduled to sign autographs during the event:

11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Darryl Talley (Buffalo Bills), Thurman Thomas (Buffalo Bills), Charlie Joiner (San Diego Chargers) and Dennis “Oil Can” Boyd (Boston Red Sox).

12 to 1 p.m.: Dennis Martinez (Baltimore Orioles), Rayfield Wright (Dallas Cowboys), Ken Jones (Buffalo Bills), Ron Blomberg (New York Yankees) and Ruben SIerra (New York Yankees).

1 to 2 p.m.: Doug DeCinces (Baltimore Orioles), Scott McGregor (Baltimore Orioles), Tippy Martinez (Baltimore Orioles), Ed Kranepool (New York Mets) and Ron Swoboda (New York Mets).

2 to 3 p.m.: Gaylord Perry (San Francisco Giants), Jesse Barfield (New York Yankees), Jim Lonborg (Boston Red Sox) and Fritz Peterson (New York Yankees).

3 to 4 p.m.: David Brock (Buffalo Bandits).

This much-anticipated event will also feature more than 70 tables of sports cards and memorabilia. Admission is $6 per person and free for children 8 and under when accompanied by a paying adult. Guests 18 and over will also receive a $5 free play certificate for the casino with their paid admission. Autographs by Jones and Brock are free with paid admission.

For more information, including details on autograph pricing and mail orders, please visit www.thepurplepeopleeaters.com

 

Clarence Businesses