Category Archives: Getting Blanked

Practicality Trumps Accuracy with Chicago’s ’72 Throwbacks

In January the Chicago White Sox announced they would be wearing their 1972 red-and-white home uniforms each Sunday home game during the 2012 season. During the announcement the uniform and cap shown contained a few inaccuracies from the original 1972 … Continue reading

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A closer look at the Orioles 2012 design changes

Baseball fans everywhere loved Baltimore’s off-season changes, the various logos of their new identity are rated at least an 8 out of 10 here on SportsLogos.Net. The Orioles made several changes design-wise during the off-season, some big, some very small.  I … Continue reading

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Red Sox, Yanks Go Back to 1912 to Honour Fenway

This past Friday the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees met up at Fenway Park, one-hundred years to the day that those same two teams played to open up the stadium for the very first time back in 1912. … Continue reading

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Baseball’s Leapin’ Logos

It’s February 29th, otherwise known as “Leap Day” despite the fact that leap years are the only years to NOT leap over any days.  Seems wrong-ways-round to me, but then again I’m not a calendar expert and I wasn’t signed … Continue reading

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Even More Legendary Players in the “Wrong” Uniform

Yup, that’s Pete Rose wearing the caps of eight different Major League clubs, and most baseball fans would know that aside from the Philadelphia Phillies, Pete never played a game for any of those teams. No, he didn’t lose a … Continue reading

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Legendary Baseball Players in the Wrong Uniforms

Say the name of any legendary baseball player and the team they played for instantly comes to mind… Yogi Berra? New York Yankees. Hank Aaron? The Braves. Harmon Killebrew? Minnesota Twins. The image of most of these legends are so … Continue reading

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The Name Game: A Look Back at (some of) Baseball’s Nickname Changes

This past Monday new Houston Astros owner Jim Crane put an end to the speculation by stating officially that the club would not be changing their name for 2013.  Crane had earlier mentioned the team was considering a name change … Continue reading

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