C’mon, Blue: Ump Uniform Oddities Continue to Pile Up

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Good morning and welcome back to Ump Watch (now revised from the longer and clunkier Ump Patch Watch), where we continue to obsessively document the world of umpire attire.

As you may be aware, yesterday was Mother’s Day. We already knew that […]

A Brief Look at Mom’s Day in Baseball

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Good Sunday morning, Uni Watchers, and Happy Mother’s Day. Or, to paraphrase the late, great Ralph Kiner, it’s Mother’s Day today, so to all you mothers out there, happy birthday! Hope everyone had a good Saturday.

Around the diamond today, we’ll see the unmistakable presence of pink, […]

Think Pink: 2021 MLB Mother’s Day Caps Leak

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Almost all of MLB’s 2021 Ma’s Day caps briefly leaked yesterday on the Macy’s website. As you can see from the six designs shown above, they’re going with a simple (and mostly brutal) design approach this year, changing the standard cap logos to […]

MLB Celebrates Mother’s Day With a Bit Less Pink

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Happy Mother’s Day!

MLB will be in the spirit (again) this year, but surprisingly, at least uniform-wise, they continue to dial it back from year’s past. They continue to “ratchet” down, as it were. I must admit I (somewhat pleasantly) surprised after my apolyptic doom and gloom […]