MUni Watch, Part 2: The Cleveland Municipals — Why Municipals?

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Good morning Uni Watch nation. Hope everyone is doing well and that you had a good week.

Last weekend, we took an in-depth look at a proposed new identity for Cleveland’s baseball team, to be called the Cleveland Municipals (if you […]

MUni Watch, Part 1: The Cleveland Municipals

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Good morning Uni Watchers — hope everyone is staying safe and well, and that those of you who are eligible to get your COVID vaccination have done so.

I’ve got a really special lede for you guys today: A little […]

Sock It to Me: Burlington Now Home to Baseball’s Coolest Mascot

Every single day, there’s an upside-down baseball stirrup at the top of this website. But today there are two upside-down stirrups! That’s due to a really fun new team identity that was revealed yesterday.

Here’s the deal: Since 1963, the Appalachian League has been a rookie-level minor league, with the Appy League teams affiliated […]

Washington Redskins: 1937–2020

Good morning! Greetings from Uni Watch HQ, where all three inhabitants continue to be safe and healthy. Hope the same is true for everyone at your home.

Now then: Multiple news outlets began reporting last night that the ’Skins will make it official this morning and announce that they are retiring their team nickname. […]