The Secret Legacy of Bill Veeck

By Phil Hecken

As I conclude my final week filling in for Paul, I’m joined today by one of my favorite Uni Watchers, stalwart Chance Michaels, who is back with another column. The man needs no further introduction, and we have worked on numerous columns over the years. Chance is not only one of . . . → Read More: The Secret Legacy of Bill Veeck

'Cool...Miami...International'

By Phil Hecken

“Cool…Miami…International.”

Those were the three words Florida Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria used to describe the new uniforms of the South Florida baseball team.

So…how’d they do?

Let’s start with the logo, which isn’t exactly breaking news, since it leaked quite some time ago. It’s a very distinctive, four-color, beveled “M”, . . . → Read More: ‘Cool…Miami…International’