Here’s some links you might be interested in as I head out of town for the weekend:
The 1967 Oakland A’s, the originators of the fresh whites, had to fight for them, from Uni-Watch.com. (More about the Washington Senators countering the A’s “distracting” shoes with distracting hats and socks here.)
Pedroia went with the high socks look today. I asked why…His response, “It makes me look taller” #RedSox
— Jenny Dell (@JennyDellNESN) September 1, 2013
American auto-manufacturer Chevy has been putting together some videos to celebrate craftsmanship in baseball on ChevyBaseball.com. Here’s a couple of my favorites, the first celebrating Wilson and the second Louisville Slugger:
See some other good ones at ChevyBaseball.com.
“Everybody speaks glove.” An article from Jayson Stark with tons of MLB player quotes about the way we all talk to each other on the diamond—gloves over the mouth. David Price blames it on TiVo.
Pedroia talks about his gold NB 3000s:
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