Uni Watch Field Trip: A Visit to Stall & Dean

Many of you may know Stall & Dean as a throwback apparel operation. But back in the day, it was an active sporting goods company that made uniforms and accessories for lots of top-level pro teams in several sports. The company’s archives have been decimated over the years as the Stall & Dean name . . . → Read More: Uni Watch Field Trip: A Visit to Stall & Dean

Okay, Everyone Say, ‘High Cheese…’

Photographers taking photos of ballplayers is nothing new. But there’s only one time when photographers take photos of other photographers, and that’s spring training, where Photo Day portraits are such an essential part of the proceedings that the photo sessions themselves are documented, just like wind sprints and bunting drills.

From a uniform perspective, . . . → Read More: Okay, Everyone Say, ‘High Cheese…’

Flood City Film Festival

[Ed. Note: Tonight is the annual Academy Awards presentation. In celebration of this, Doug Keklak approached me about authoring a piece detailing two movies near and dear to him, one of which is an absolute classic and referenced here all the time (“Slap Shot”), starring the recently-departed Paul Newman, while the other marked one . . . → Read More: Flood City Film Festival

Say It Isn’t Faux

By Phil Hecken (turning the double play with UW Graphics Star, Paul Soto)

A few scant weeks ago, during a discussion in the Uni Watch comments section, a question was posed as to whether teams, like the Milwaukee Brewers, who currently wear “Team” names on their roadies, should sport their “City” name instead (as . . . → Read More: Say It Isn’t Faux