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Memorial Day Wishes

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Gone Fishin’

Hey guys and gals, I hate to close up the store, but due to a variety of reasons, we’re going to have an Open Thread today. Paul’s traveling in Rhode …

Our Dads in Uniform – Happy Father’s Day 2014

Click to Enlarge By Phil Hecken A very Happy Fathers Day to the entire Uni Watch readership! As many of you know, I was very close to my own father, …

A Very Special Uni Watch Fathers Day

By Phil Hecken A very Happy Fathers Day to the entire Uni Watch readership! I had originally intended to make this post about my father, who you may recall passed …

What kind of fan are you?

By Phil Hecken I’ve been spending a lot of time with my pop the past few weeks, unfortunately due to circumstances that are less than pleasant, but one of the …

For Dad, on His Special Day

By Phil Hecken No, that’s not a picture of me and my Dad at a baseball game — but it could be. Before I was even in little league, my …

For those who “Get It”TM

By Phil Hecken As I wind down a week filling in for Paul, I wanted to take a moment to express my thanks to all the great Uni Watch readers …

Sunday Potpourri

By Phil Hecken Got a whole mess of stuff today, and a couple of announcements. Nothing really to constitute a “main article” but rather a bunch of smaller bits. So …

Father’s Day Open Thread

Any man can be a father. It takes someone special to be a dad. I was torn between a full post and an “Open Thread” today. Instead, there will no …

Mom’s Day Open Thread

By Phil Hecken Well, it’s Mother’s Day, 2009. Hopefully, if you have a mom, you’re spending this special day with her. If not, well, you can always turn to MLB, …

Saturday Open Thread

For as much that has changed with NHL uniforms over the past year, it’s good to see that some things stay the same, like Marc Savard rocking the yellow laces. …

Sunday Open Thread

When the Green Bay Packers saw how well this rider filled out a football jersey and asked him to come to training camp, Tour de France officials realized their drug …

Saturday Open Thread

First, another gigantic jersey sighting, this time in San Diego, where a huge Tony Gwynn jersey drapes over the side of the County Administration Building in honor of Gwynn’s entrance …

Sunday Open Thread

I worked at a hunger center yesterday morning and pawned off the Open Thread duties on Paul, so I’m including two photos today to make up for it. I know …

Sunday Open Thread

Apparently this fan, seen getting the new Capitals’ logo tattooed on his neck during a draft party at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex, doesn’t agree with Paul about the pointed p …