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[Editor's Note: Today we have an excellent guest entry by David Firestone, who's provided a close look at a unique element from MLB uniform history. — PL]
By David G. Firestone
From 1956 to 1958 the Washington Senators utilized what came to be known as the “3D” uniform. These jerseys featured an ambitious . . . → Read More: MLB in 3D
Before we get started: I have an ESPN column today on the Cubs’ new throwbacks — enjoy.
Now then: The Patriots’ season ended on Sunday, but reader Jack Phuapradit has noticed an intriguing uni adjustment they made for the playoffs: They changed their helmet number font.
To explain: The Pats have traditionally used small . . . → Read More: A Teeny-Tiny Detail We All Missed
The first MLB season I followed pretty much from beginning to end was 1972, when I was eight years old. The Cubs had an odd road jersey that year — the front uni number was centered, sort of like what you’d expect to see on a basketball jersey. I’m pretty sure it’s the . . . → Read More: Revealed: The Story Behind the Cubs’ 1972 Road Uni