Another Day, Another Flurry of NBA News

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Good Thing the NFL Season Is Starting, and Not a Moment Too Soon

The Derek Jeter Farewell Tour officially became unbearable last night, as Newsday reported that the Yanks would be retiring Jeter’s number this Sunday — three weeks before the end of the season. That prompted The Daily News to say, “Nuh-uh, no they’re not,”, which in turn prompted Newsday to respond, “Actually, they haven’t . . . → Read More: Good Thing the NFL Season Is Starting, and Not a Moment Too Soon

A Road Design Worn at Home

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The Cubs held their latest throwback game yesterday. The year on tap this time around was 1978 and, as you can see above, the team wore their infamous pinstriped powder blues. (In case you missed it, Phil had an . . . → Read More: A Road Design Worn at Home

A Closer Look at MLB All-Star Game Sleeve Patches

With the MLB All-Star game approaching, reader Steve Sale has provided some interesting tidbits about a pair of All-Star sleeve patches from years past. Let’s start with the 2002 ASG, which was played at Miller Park in Milwaukee (click to enlarge):

The version on the left is the design the Brewers wore throughout . . . → Read More: A Closer Look at MLB All-Star Game Sleeve Patches