Tuesday, October 18, 2005
Four Hall-of-Famers have agreed to sign autographs at seventh annual Iowa Cubs FanFest in January at the Drake University Knapp Center: Tom Seaver, Reggie Jackson, Rod Carew and Luis Aparicio. FanFest will take place Friday, Jan. 20, from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Reggie Jackson will kick things off on Friday, signing from 4-7 p.m. for $75 per autograph. (Jackson will not sign bats or jerseys.) On Saturday, Seaver will sign from 9 a.m. to noon, Aparicio will sign from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Carew will sign from noon to 3 p.m. Autograph prices for Saturday;s signers are: Seaver, $35; Aparicio, $25; and Carew, $30. No restrictions on items have been indicated for Saturday's signers, but they reserve the right to refuse to sign any items they wish.
The FanFest First Pitch Luncheon will take place on Friday from 11:30 to 1 p.m. at the 7 Flags Events Center in Clive. The speaker for the luncheon has yet to be determined.
For more details and to order tickets, call the Iowa Cubs box office at 515.243.6111. Stay tuned to www.iowacubs.com for more information on the luncheon and the luncheon speaker.