An Open Letter to Uni Watch Readers

People, we need to talk. I apologize in advance for how long it’s going to take, but I have a lot of stuff to discuss with you about the future of Uni Watch.

Let’s start with this: Twenty-some years ago, some idiot got the idea that newspapers and magazines should give away their content . . . → Read More: An Open Letter to Uni Watch Readers

2018 MLS Kit Preview

[Editor’s Note: With the MLS season set to kick off this weekend, today we have a guest entry from Harrison Hamm, who’s going to bring us up to date on the league’s new kits. Phil will have fellow contributors Kyle Evans and CJ Fleck doing their annual kit previews this weekend, so you’ll have an . . . → Read More: 2018 MLS Kit Preview

An MLB History Mystery Involving an American Flag Pin

A few weeks ago I wrote about Lou Gehrig wearing a Eugene the Jeep pin on his Yankees jersey. Along the way, I mentioned the other MLBers who’ve worn pins on their uniforms. That prompted a note from reader Dennis D’Agostino, who emailed me to say, “If you dig deep, I think you’ll find . . . → Read More: An MLB History Mystery Involving an American Flag Pin

The Brotherhood of the Curling Pants

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When I planned this column two weeks ago, I thought (hoped?) the Norwegian Curling Pants would not only be the story of the Olympics, or at least the curling part of the Olympics, as they had been four years ago in Sochi, and lead to an increased . . . → Read More: The Brotherhood of the Curling Pants