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Texas A&M football came out with a new retro alternate yesterday. It’s based on the team’s uniform from 1956, when the Aggies won the Southwest Conference championship for the first time in 15 years.
Interestingly, the facemask is two-tone — white at the top and bottom and grey in the middle, so the . . . → Read More: New Throwback Uniform for Texas A&M
It’s a big day for NBA uniforms, as the Grizzlies, 76ers, Knicks, and Nets have all made uni-related news. Let’s start in Memphis, the Grizzlies have unveiled of a new alternate uniform honoring history’s greatest American, Martin Luther King Jr. (click to enlarge):
The uniform includes many visual references to the Lorraine Motel . . . → Read More: Big Day for NBA Alternates and Throwbacks
Fun game last night in San Diego, as the Padres celebrated the 80th anniversary of the old Pacific Coast League Padres by wearing 1936 throwbacks. Last night’s visiting squad, the Red Sox, also wore ’36 throwbacks, creating a weird mix of major and minor league looks. You can get good looks at both uniforms in the video shown above. (Update: Commenter Ryan H. informs me that the PCL Padres were actually a Sox farm club in 1936, so there’s a throwback connection!)
Here’s a closer look at the Padres design (for all of today’s photos, you can click to enlarge): (Continue reading)