And The Griffins Design Contest Winner Is...

[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 popping up here occasionally.]

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The Grand Rapids Griffins have made their decision. The winner of the 2019 . . . → Read More: And The Griffins Design Contest Winner Is…

A Uni Watch Look at the 2019 MLB All-Star Game

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Last night’s MLB All-Star Game turned into a giant uni-borne memorial for recently deceased Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, as all uniformed personnel on both teams wore a black “45” chest patch — Skaggs’s number.

Or at least that was the idea. The “45” patches . . . → Read More: A Uni Watch Look at the 2019 MLB All-Star Game

Photography of Playography, Volume II

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Today we’re going to revisit a topic that appeared on Uni Watch a number of years ago (I’m sure some of you remember it well, others may not have seen it at all): the Play-O-Graph, about which Paul wrote in 2009. I’m back with . . . → Read More: Photography of Playography, Volume II

Classic Stadium Scoreboards -- By The Book

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As most of you fine readers are familiar, almost every Saturday for the past few years, I’ve run a sub-lede on here called “Classic Stadium Scoreboards,” which features both the art and research of Gary Chanko. Gary’s graphic depictions of scoreboards really . . . → Read More: Classic Stadium Scoreboards — By The Book