Ohio State's Jeff Heuerman Is Switching His Number to 5 in Honor of Braxton Miller

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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 MLB licensee from 1985 to 1998. Last Friday I wrote on this page, “The 1990 Mitchell & Ness catalog” about the company’s beautifully . . . → Read More: On Authentic Historic Jersey Reproductions

Cubs Celebrate Strike Season, Cuban Independence

By Phil Hecken

First, and most important thing: Paul has his annual College Football Preview today (one of the most anticipated columns of the year). Here’s the link.

Now then. Yesterday, the Chicago Cubs continued their year-long celebration of Wrigley Field by donning their 1994 alternate jerseys, jerseys which many have said fairly . . . → Read More: Cubs Celebrate Strike Season, Cuban Independence

Yankees Retire Joe Torre's Number 6

Runnin’ out of numbers.

There will never be another New York Yankee with a No. 6 on his back.

During a pregame ceremony Saturday, the Yankees officially retired Hall of Fame manager Joe Torre’s No. 6, honoring his steady hand for the team’s four World Series titles in the five years at . . . → Read More: Yankees Retire Joe Torre’s Number 6