Another Fascinating GUD Discovery

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A Civilly Righteous Game in Houston Town

By Phil Hecken

Last night, the Houston Astros — playing as the “Houston Eagles” — and the Baltimore Orioles (playing as the Baltimore Elite Giants), engaged in the annual Civil Rights game. Believe it or not, this annual game has been played since 2007.

The first two games were held at AutoZone Park . . . → Read More: A Civilly Righteous Game in Houston Town

Rainbows and Tridents and Stars ... Oh My!

By Phil Hecken

Yesterday we were treated to TWO special throwback games — the Houston Astros and host Seattle Mariners turned the clock back thirty-five years, to that magical year of 1979. As you can see above, the Mariners wore their 1979 uniforms, featuring the iconic trident cap and pullover/sansabelt uniforms. 1979 was . . . → Read More: Rainbows and Tridents and Stars … Oh My!

What Can Brown Do For You?

By Phil Hecken

Last night the San Diego Padres, continuing their “retro weekend” series against the Chicago Cubs, threw back to their road (brown) uniforms of 1984.

Aside from 1984 being 30 years ago, it was a very good year for the Padres. Stung by the death of their longtime owner, Ray Kroc . . . → Read More: What Can Brown Do For You?