We are honored to handle the fan mail for several former players; Jack Clark, Garry Unger, Bernard Gilkey, and Bake McBride.
We are happy to pass along your correspondence via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and snail mail to:
St. Louis Sports Collectors
PO Box 945
Arnold, MO 63010
We accept autograph requests on mailed-in items for a fee. Please include a Self Addressed Stamped Envelope with all mailed-in items. Full details on our mail-in policy can be found on the FAQ page.
Jack “the Ripper” Clark had an MLB career spanning 18 seasons from 1975 – 1992, playing with the St. Louis Cardinals 1985 – 1987. Mr. Clark was an integral part of the 1985 and 1987 National League Champion Cardinal teams. His three-run home run against the LA Dodgers in game 6 of the 1985 NLCS was the pennant-clinching hit for the Cardinals. Mr. Clark is a 4 time All-Star and 2 time silver slugger winner, hitting .267 with 340 HR and 1180 RBI over 1994 games.
Garry Unger played 16 seasons in the NHL from 1967 – 1983, including 9 seasons with the St. Louis Blues from 1970 – 1979. Mr. Unger set an NHL record by playing 914 consecutive games in the regular season between February 24, 1968, and December 21, 1979. The 7 time All-Star finished his career with 1105 career NHL games, scoring 413 goals and 391 assists for 804 points, and he also registered 1075 career penalty minutes.
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St. Louis native, Bernard Gilkey played Major League Baseball for 12 seasons from 1990 – 2001, 6 of these with the St. Louis Cardinals 1990 – 1995. In 1991, he was the first rookie to start for the Cardinals on opening day in left field since Hall of Famer Red Schoendienst in 1945. Mr. Gilkey played in 1239 games over his career, batting .275 with 118 HR and 546 RBI.
Bake “Shake n’ Bake” McBride, native of Fulton, MO, played 11 MLB seasons 1973 – 1983, 5 years with the St. Louis Cardinals 1973 – 1977. Mr. McBride earned the 1974 NL Rookie of the Year award and made one All-Star Game appearance in 1976. Mr. McBride was a member of the World Champion 1980 Phillies team, hitting a three-run HR in Game 1 of the World Series. Over his 1071 games played, Mr. McBride hit .299, 63 HR, 430 RBI, with 183 SB.