The cost is $10 for any item, which includes a free inscription. A plug for our friends at SigningsHotline.com – SHL.com Deluxe Gold members can save 5% on advance tickets).
For more information, and to confirm the status of Blomberg's appearance, collectors should call JP's Sports/Rock Solid Promotions at (631) 243-1028.
As indicated in this 2011 JewishSportsCollectibles.com posting, Blomberg memorabilia is plentiful, affording collectors lots of choices — both in terms of type and price point.
Blomberg is the subject of numerous cards. The author of Designated Hebrew, Blomberg's story is also featured prominently in the recently released Jewish Major Leaguers in Their Own Words: Oral Histories of 23 Players.
A frequent signer, Blomberg items — including signed and inscribed baseballs, photos, bats, jerseys and cards — are plentiful on Beckett.com, eBay and Amazon.com. Collectors can also purchase memorabilia directly from Blomberg, via his website.
Are any JSC readers planning to attend the signing? Can you share stories of meeting Ron in-person or photos from the upcoming event?