Whatever else . . . → Read More: Or as Robert Marshall Calls It, the Holiest of Holies
[Editor’s Note: Today we have a guest entry from reader Keith Goggin, about the unusual jersey pictured above. Enjoy. — PL]
By Keith Goggin
Paul’s article about the creation of the beach blanket White Sox uni brought back some memories about a jersey I once wore. I had to dig through an old . . . → Read More: It’s Not Far, Not Hard to Reach: Beach Blanket Bingo, Queens Edition
What’s the only thing better than a birthday? An extended birthday. That’s what I got to enjoy yesterday evening as I came home from a few games of bowling and found the jersey you see above waiting for me, courtesy of a certain very thoughtful bench coach. Pretty swell, no? It’s cotton flannel, . . . → Read More: Closet Case, Vol. 5: Did This Bakery Specialize in Red Velvet Devil’s Food Cake?
Our story so far: Last Thursday I Ticker-linked to this article, which stated that Rays coach Don Zimmer “was the first player to try on a Mets uniform.” On Friday I figured out that the source for that claim was Zim’s official Rays bio, which states, “Was the first player to try on . . . → Read More: The Original Met