Baseball Fans: Show Us Your Spirit, Win Big

Upload your picture, get voted Patch’s greatest baseball fan. Win the title, the adoration of your own fans and prizes.

Are you the greatest baseball fan in Roxborough-Manayunk Patch?

Have you turned your backyard into a baseball field or your basement into a dugout? Do you dress in Phillies gear all year round?

We want to see. Upload your picture to this article and you could win prizes.Just click on the Upload Photos and Videos button above the picture and attach your photo.

**Editor's Note: The entry deadline has been extended from Friday at 4 p.m. to Saturday at 11:59 p.m.

Once we have your entries, we’ll ask you and your neighbors to vote for the greatest fan. The winner will then be entered into a regional contest and get a chance to win the following prizes (not to mention being named Patch’s Greatest Baseball Fan for 2013).


  • $100 gift card to Wayne Sporting Goods in Wayne
  • A Kevin Frandsen autographed baseball from Carl’s Cards in Havertown ($45 value) 
  • 3 autographed 8x10 color photos of Phillies players: John Mayberry, J.A. Happ and Roy Oswalt (with the Phillies) from Carl’s Cards in Havertown ($40 combined value)
  • A Batting Cage MVP card from Grand Slam USA in Malvern ($65 value)

Here’s a basic rundown of the rules:

  • Open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia, who are 18 and older.
  • To enter, upload a photo that shows what a huge baseball fan you are.
  • All entries must be received by Saturday, March 30 at 11:59 p.m.
  • You may enter once per day.
  • The person submitting the photo is the entrant to the contest.
  • If your picture includes children, by submitting the photo, you are representing that you have permission from a parent or guardian to use their picture.
  • Users will vote to determine one local winner per Patch in the comments area of each local voting article, which will be posted Monday, April 1 at 12:01 a.m.
    Votes will be accepted until Thursday, April 4 at 4 p.m. Each Patch winner will then be entered into the regional contest to win the prizes listed above.
    Voting for the regional contest will take place in the comments area of the regional voting article, from Wednesday, April 10 at 12:01 a.m. to Friday, April 12 at 10 a.m.
  • Any vote with a negative comment about any picture or entrant will be removed and the vote will not be counted.
  • You may vote once per day.
  • There is one set of prizes for the regional first-place winner. The prize for winning the local Patch contest is entrance into the regional contest and a chance to win the regional prize package. Prizes are listed above.
  • In the event of a tie, the winner will be randomly chosen from the entrants that received the most votes.
  • Click Here for complete Official Rules.



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