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Category: Belts/Waistbands

The Company That’s Revolutionizing MLB Belts

Have you noticed all the crazy belts on the field lately? Here’s the story behind them.

The Strange Saga of Patrick Sandoval’s Belts

Why is the Angels pitcher wearing other players’ uni numbers on his waistwear?

Should I Make Some Uni Watch Belt Buckles?

I need your feedback on a possible merchandise project.

Rangers All-Stars Lead the League in Belt Designs

If you want a good illustration of how MLB belts have become completely non-uniform, look no further.

Zac Gallen’s Snakeskin Belt Is Even More Uni-Unusual Than It Seems

There’s a hidden storyline lurking within the Arizona pitcher’s waistwear. Let’s take a closer look, shall we?

The Curious Case of Aaron Judge’s Belt

He’s the reigning American League MVP and the most feared slugger in the game. So why can’t he get a properly oriented belt number?

Staten Island FerryHawks Roll Out ‘Storytelling’ Detail That Actually Works!

Click to enlarge As most of you know by now, I tend to take a pretty dim view of “storytelling” details in sports brand design. Most of them tend to …

Padres Ha-Seong Kim Adds Incredible Uni Modification

[Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from the site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although Paul may …

Uni-Unusual: Phils Pitcher Bucks Trend with Uni Quirk

For all images click to enlarge Good morning! Hope everyone had a good weekend, as I did. Now then: Phillies pitcher Matt Moore has been in the big leagues since …

Pitchers Turn New Rule into Absurdist Uni-Related Theater

I knew that MLB’s new crackdown on pitchers using foreign substances had the potential to open up a whole new branch of Uni Watch content, because the rule focuses on …

A Deep Deep Dive Into MLB Belt Loops

[Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although Paul may be …

Uni Watch Show and Tell: A 1948 Uniform Catalog

For all photos, click to enlarge It’s been a while since I scored a good vintage uniform catalog. This one — a 1948 edition from Brill Uniforms, a Milwaukee operation …

A’s, Mariners Open 2019 MLB Season in Japan

At this very moment, the A’s and Mariners are playing their season-opening game in Tokyo (I woke up and started writing this in the top of the fifth, and pressed …

Buckling Up in the Bronx

For all of today’s photos, click to enlarge In Saturday’s Ticker, which was compiled by Phil, reader Jimmy Lonetti noticed that Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka appeared to be wearing a …

Putting the Buckle on the Rust Belt

During my recent trip to Cleveland, I stopped in to see my friend Steven Tatar, the man behind the very wonderful Ohio Knitting Mills brand. He always has lots of …