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On Authentic Historic Jersey Reproductions

By Morris Levin The Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co. in 2014 is the official licensee of NFL, NBA, NHL, and MLB authentic reproduction jerseys. Mitchell & Ness was solely an …

The 1990 Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co. Catalog

By Morris Levin The online resources for those of us who track historic baseball uniforms are abundant in 2014. We have Bill Henderson’s Game Worn Jersey Guide; Chris Creamer’s MLB …

Love Song for Taney

By Morris Levin In Williamsport, Pennsylvania this afternoon at 3:00 PM, the Taney Youth Baseball Association all star team meets South Nashville in round one of the 2014 Little League …

Bill Henderson wants your help for the Seventh Edition of the Game Worn MLB Jersey Guide

By Morris Levin Bill Henderson publishes the Game Worn MLB Jersey Guide. The most recent edition was the Sixth which he released in 2012. Bill catalogs and identifies every jersey …

Timelessly Representing the Cleveland Major League Ballclub

By Morris Levin Phil Hecken reviewed new identities for Cleveland’s Major League Baseball franchise in March 2012. At a reader’s suggestion, Phil initiated a contest to rename the club and …

This is Not the Hockey Jersey Advertising You Are Looking For

By Morris Levin Corporate advertising on game jerseys is an active discussion on this site. Paul and others explored rationales against advertising in April 2012. Paul covered the July 2012 …

It was the 90s and Mitchell & Ness Made MLB Hebrew Hats

By Morris Levin The National Museum of American Jewish History here in Philadelphia is currently engaged in a public collecting project for the forthcoming baseball exhibition, “Chasing Dreams: Baseball and …

‘Kind of Blue Views from Elysian Fields’

By Morris Levin “Kind of Blue Views from Elysian Fields” The St. Louis Cardinals are celebrating the thirtieth anniversary of their 1982 World Series championship. The Cardinals had defeated the …

Views from the Elysian Fields: The Hubertushirschen of NBA Jersey Sponsorship

By Morris Levin “The Hubertushirschen of NBA Jersey Sponsorship” The photograph above is of Bundesliga Eintracht Braunschweig players in 1973. (The team has since been relegated, and plays in the …

Views from Elysian Fields: What if I take my problem to the United Nations?

By Morris Levin “Views from Elysian Fields: What if I take my problem to the United Nations?” The International Judo Federation and the Saudi Arabia Olympic Committee reached an agreement …

Views From Elysian Fields: U.S. Baseball at the Olympics

By Morris Levin The 2012 Summer Olympic Games open tonight in London. The International Olympic Committee voted to displace baseball from the Games in a 2005 vote, and the 2008 …

The Stars Come Out in Philly

Click to enlarge By Phil Hecken I had planned on a mellow column for today, it being the holiest of holy days (Masters Sunday, dontcha know), but earlier this week …

Sunday Morning Hot Spur

Today’s guest entry was written by Morris Levin, who you may remember from this summer’s “Fridays with Morris” series. Morris was at the Uni Watch gathering last night in Philadelphia, …

Fridays with Morris

[Today marks the final “Fridays with Morris,” and he has a few words before introducing his guest author. I’ll see you guys after the jump — PH] ~~~ Yesterday, Jim …

Fridays with Morris

[Editor’s Note: Morris Levin will be contributing an article each Friday while Paul takes his break. Enjoy! ”” Phil Hecken] Religious Modesty and Competitive Sports By Morris Levin The qualifying …