Meanwhile, at the Home Run Derby...

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The White Shoe Chronicles, Continued

TBig Uni Watch day over on ESPN, as my annual MLB season preview is up, and so is an interview I did with the guy who’s selling that vintage Mets bullpen buggy. Enjoy.

Meanwhile: Wally Campbell, who wrote last Friday’s entry about the Cardinals’ lone white-shod player, Scipio Spinks, sent me a follow-up . . . → Read More: The White Shoe Chronicles, Continued

Scipio Spinks: The Lone White-Shod Cardinal

[Editor’s Note: Today we have a guest entry from Wally Campbell, who’s written an excellent piece about the one St. Louis Cardinals player to wear white shoes in 1972. Wally sent his piece already laid out in a PDF, so I’ve chosen to present it as he formatted it. For each “page,” you can . . . → Read More: Scipio Spinks: The Lone White-Shod Cardinal

Kickin' It in NYC

By Phil Hecken

As you all know (or should know) the NBA All Star Game is tonight, in Madison Square Garden, and we already know what the teams will wear. The East will be the home team in white, and the West will wear the dark color. Nothing too crazy, and the only . . . → Read More: Kickin’ It in NYC