Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Double Time in LA!

13 comments:

  1. I am really enjoying your work which I discovered through the NY Times and have passed on to a co-worker who is also a Mets fan. I live in Southern California and I am always amazed at the number of Mets fans I see when I go to a baseball game. Speaking of which, I'm going to one tonight. YaY!

    BTW...I just noticed the number 8. I assume that's for Gary Carter? When did you start adding that to your work?

    Tuli Reno

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  2. I started to add the # 8 in honor of Gary when he started treatment for cancer in support of him. He has such a great spirit. As fans of the game he needs to know we are here for him.
    Thanks
    Joe

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  3. Great stuff, found this through the NY Times as well. Do you ever sell some of the art? Would love to add to my office decor!

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  4. Very good game. Timely hitting.
    I like what I saw from Parnell in 2 innings of relief.
    And Bay ain't afraid of no wall no moe (that was a lil scary for a sec when he ran back to snag that fly ball).
    Get well soon Reyes! Tejada got your two hits last night!
    I do hope Reyes is back tonight although I have no problem if they give him extra rest.

    Side note : Like the poster above I love the Gary Carter additions (and we are all here for you Gary), as well as your tribute to Bill Gallo.
    Mr. Gallo was the best. Like many, I loved seeing his work, his perspective on things. He will be missed.
    Amazing that you actually met him and he had such a great influence on you. I wonder if that had never happened would we still be here enjoying your Mets sportReport. You never know, ya know?
    L8,
    Warren

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  5. Mets fan for life (meaning over 40 years now), and it's not always easy! Love your stuff, and the #8 is a wonderful touch. Keep it coming.

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  6. Also found this from the Times, and it is my first destination in the AM. Thanks and keep up the good,no, make that great work.

    Let me know how I might obtain an original.

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  7. I also found your blog through the times and your art work is amazing. how you present each game is also. i'm currently doing research in korea, and i actually found an america sporting his mets gear last weekend during the subway series!

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  8. Just curious - what size sketchpad do you use to do these drawings?

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  9. I do all of these in a 5x8" Moleskine notebook. Last year I used the 2.5 x 3" one but there weren't enough pages in case they made the playoffs.

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  10. I also read of your work in the New York Times, and love it. Got to ask: are you publishing these at some point, or selling original copies?

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  11. Doing 3 Mets in one drawing is pretty damn good....and on a 8 by 5 inch pad no less. Bravo! I knew immediately who each player was, no small feat.

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