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Category: Fan Apparel

ALL RISE: MLB Introduces “Players Weekend” Jerseys; Even Yanks Will Wear NOB (First Time Ever)

Click to enlarge [Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through Aug. 25, although Paul is still …

Hats Off To Brooklyn — Part III

[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 is still …

MLB Merch Train Drives The Show

[If you can’t see the slideshow, view the set here or click here for the show] By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken As an avid uni watcher, I have “Google Alerts” …

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 …

The Worst MLB Giveaways of 2014

By Phil Hecken Last week I was joined by Joe Mueller, who brought us his version of the Best MLB Giveaways of 2014. Today he’s back with the worst. (Click …

The Best MLB Giveaways of 2014

By Phil Hecken You fine folks may recall last year I was contacted by then-seventeen-year-old Joe Mueller who wanted to give us a taste of Major League Baseball giveaways — …

De-Chiefers-in-Chief

From top: By Aleks Brown, by Sarah Good, and courtesy of Michael Kaus From top to bottom: Dennis Brown, Keith Good, and Michael Kaus, three Cleveland fans who’ve been “de-Chiefing” …

Everyone Loves Free Stuff — A Sampling of MLB Ballpark Giveaways for 2013

By Phil Hecken Ah. Freebies at the ballpark. It’s been a while since I went to a baseball game with the expressed purpose of getting some swag, and if my …

Forget The Titans – Remember The Outlaws

By Phil Hecken Designers frequently contact me with their concepts, and I will often host them in the “Uni Tweaks” section of the weekend blogs, and occasionally, I will be …

Like I’ve Been Saying All Along, Why Waste $200 on a Polyester Shirt?

Click photos to enlarge Credit where it’s due: Reader Brady Phelps first brought this guy to my attention on his blog. Then reader Michael Hersh sent me the frontal view. …

Two Days in D.C.: Of Pats, Nats & Racist Logo Discussions

By Phil Hecken This past week, I joined Paul (and many a Washington D.C. Uni Watcher) as Paul hosted a Uni Watch Gathering in Hamilton’s Bar and Grill. The usual …

Does a Whale Even Have a Neck?

[Editor’s Note: Today we have a guest entry from John O’Leary, who proudly wears the Whalers neckties shown above. (If you’re reading this on a mobile device or are having …

Hokie-Doke

Last week I Ticker-linked to an interesting article about color-out shirts at Virginia Tech. That article was sent my way by reader Chris Sykes (who’s also quoted in the article). …

Tuesday Morning Uni Watch

Last night’s Packers/Seahawks tilt will no doubt go down as one of the most storied games in NFL history (especially for anyone who had money riding on the outcome). But …

Dress Codes

I’ve been thinking a bit lately about teams telling their fans what to wear to the game. I’m not sure when it started (although I’m sure some of you do), …