Some Uni Concepts...For Easter Sunday

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It’s been a while since I ran uniform concepts (too long in fact — need to start running them again), and so today I have a few to share with you. Since it’s Easter (and a Happy Easter to all those of you who are celebrating today), . . . → Read More: Some Uni Concepts…For Easter Sunday

Classic Stadium Scoreboards -- By The Book

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By Phil Hecken, with Gary Chanko Follow @PhilHecken !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=”//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js”;fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,”script”,”twitter-wjs”);

As most of you fine readers are familiar, almost every Saturday for the past few years, I’ve run a sub-lede on here called “Classic Stadium Scoreboards,” which features both the art and research of Gary Chanko. Gary’s graphic depictions of scoreboards really . . . → Read More: Classic Stadium Scoreboards — By The Book

Something Up His Sleeve

Remember when we recently talked about Kevin Durant’s new signature footwear blurring the line between sneaker and sock? He blurred it a lot more seriously during pregame warm-ups for last night’s Jazz/Thunder game, wearing a sneaker with a built-in orange sleeve that went all the way up to his calf — yowza! There’s a . . . → Read More: Something Up His Sleeve

Joe Garagiola: 1926–2016

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Joe Garagiola passed away yesterday at the age of 90. If you had asked me which team he played for, I would have immediately said the Cardinals. But his nine-year career also included stints with the Pirates, Cubs, and Giants, which I probably knew at some point . . . → Read More: Joe Garagiola: 1926–2016