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Uni Watch DIY Project: Turning a Ballcap into a Mask

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[Editor’s Note: Today we have a guest entry from reader Ken Clark, who’s going to show us how he turned an MLB cap into a protective mask — and it was his first time sewing! Enjoy. — Paul]

By Ken Clark

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Garo Struck Gold with Necktie Label Design

Former Dolphins placekicker Garo Yepremian is remembered primarily for three things: kicking the winning field goal in the longest NFL game ever played (above); throwing — if you can call it that — the most feeble pass in Super Bowl history; and being one of the NFL’s relatively few left-footed kickers.

But Yepremian, who . . . → Read More: Garo Struck Gold with Necktie Label Design

MLB Ties One On for Father’s Day

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Pirates catcher Elis Díaz got in the spirit of Pa’s Day yesterday by wearing a clip-on tie (with logo creep, groan) on his chest protector.

Okay, so that’s a fun gag. But did he actually wear that on the field? Yup:

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A Close Look at Team-Colored Neckties at Press Conferences

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In last Friday’s Ticker we had a mention of how newly acquired Mariners pitcher Yusei Kikuchi wore a Mariners-colored necktie to his introductory press conference. That Ticker item was based on a tweet from MLB.com writer Mike Petriello, who wrote, “I am very invested . . . → Read More: A Close Look at Team-Colored Neckties at Press Conferences