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Creating MLB 'City' Uniforms — NL Edition

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I’m back again today with the National League edition of the “MLB City Edition Series,” a collaboration of Tom Juettner and friends. If you missed the AL Edition, which sets this up, click here. I’ll use Tom’s introduction from the AL to segue into . . . → Read More: Creating MLB ‘City’ Uniforms — NL Edition

Creating MLB 'City' Uniforms — AL Edition

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With all sports on hiatus due to COVID-19, and after seeing my recent articles about Dave Pinto “creating” Jim Vilk’s uniform designs, reader Tom Juettner recently sent me this:

With sports on lock down, I thought I could over some baseball concepts to help . . . → Read More: Creating MLB ‘City’ Uniforms — AL Edition

Almost Time for Stars and Stripes Uniforms

With Independence Day coming up on the calendar next week, MLB teams will be wearing stars/stripes uniforms on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. With that in mind, my latest ESPN Friday Flashback piece takes a look back at all of the cap and jersey styles that MLB teams have worn for the Fourth of July . . . → Read More: Almost Time for Stars and Stripes Uniforms

Flag on Uniform Prompted Objection Back in 1970

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When the ABA’s Los Angeles Stars moved to Utah in 1970 and became the Utah Stars, they wore two flag patches on their shorts — an American flag on the left side (as shown in the photos above) and a Utah flag on the right side (as . . . → Read More: Flag on Uniform Prompted Objection Back in 1970