A Good Eye for Small Details

Uni Watch is pretty good when it comes to noticing the little things. But Uni Watch readers are often even better, and several of them contributed some doozies over the weekend. Check it out:

• Bryan Henniger noticed something funny when Rich Aurilia came up to pinch-hit on June 21st: As Aurilia approached the . . . → Read More: A Good Eye for Small Details

If It Quacks Like a Duck…

Hockey season just ended, but the NHL is still in the news, because the Anaheim Ducks (no longer “Mighty,” because they’re no longer owned by Disney) unveiled their new uniforms yesterday.

This design has its nice touches (the repeated use of the thin orange stripes is particularly nice), but Uni Watch is generally unimpressed. . . . → Read More: If It Quacks Like a Duck…

Is That a Hot Dog in Your Pocket, or Are You Just Glad to See Uni Watch?

New Uni Watch column on ESPN.com today, and it’s all about baseball pants pockets. While researching the article, I queried the membership of the Society for American Baseball Research to see if they knew of any good stories about players keeping various items in their pockets. I got lots of good responses — too . . . → Read More: Is That a Hot Dog in Your Pocket, or Are You Just Glad to See Uni Watch?

Sleeping with the Enemy

Oregon’s new Nike-designed football uniforms are being unveiled today. No, they’re not quite as extreme as the illustration shown at right, but they’re predictably silly nonetheless, featuring four different jerseys, four different pants, and three different helmets, all of which can be mixed and matched (plus there will be several different undersleeve options, creating . . . → Read More: Sleeping with the Enemy