Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That

In yesterday’s installment of Collector’s Corner, Brinke Guthrie showcased a few items featuring the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ original mascot character, Bucco Bruce.

I was 12 years old when Bucco Bruce and the rest of the Bucs’ inaugural creamsicle design scheme were introduced in 1976. Bruce was an object of scorn for years — . . . → Read More: Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That

Uni Watch Show and Tell: An Early-’80s MLB Style Guide

@UniWatch nice find at work. 1980 Uniform Specification book for every team pic.twitter.com/EtPmZcvVYe

— Andrew Weatherly (@arwfsu) June 2, 2016

I have a bunch of MLB style guides from the late 1990s and early 2000s, but none from earlier than that. So when reader Andrew Weatherly recently sent me a tweet . . . → Read More: Uni Watch Show and Tell: An Early-’80s MLB Style Guide

Mood Indigo

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Yesterday was Father’s Day, so MLB teams wore blue-themed uniforms and accessories, along with dark-grey caps — basically the same as Mother’s Day, but with the pink swapped out for blue. It marked the first time MLB has worn special unis for this holiday (in the past, . . . → Read More: Mood Indigo

Happy Father's Day, Uni Watchers

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For the past three years (2013, 2014, and last year) it has been my privilege and pleasure to run photographs of our fathers dressed in uniforms ”” whether they be sports uniforms, military uniforms, or any other uniform. The response was overwhelmingly positive, and I’m . . . → Read More: Happy Father’s Day, Uni Watchers