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Boise State Looks to 2019 for Baseball’s Return, Unveils Uniforms

No players have been signed, no coach has been named and there is not a known place to play, but the coming Boise State University baseball team has uniforms.  Read more hereView full uniform combinations here.

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Saints Announce ‘Alternative Fats’ as 2017 Ball Pig

PRESS RELEASE – For the 25th season of St. Paul Saints Baseball the club searched far and wide for the perfect four-legged swine. After choosing between over a million pigs (or two) the Saints found one that could run like a gazelle (or waddle like a duck) and eats three small meals a day (or gorges on anything within smelling distance of its snout). Continue reading

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Jackson Generals to be ‘Hub City Hippos’ Every Friday Home Game in 2017

On April 1, 2016, the Jackson Generals (Double-A, Southern League) announced they were changing their name to the “Hub City Hippos.”  This was an April Fool’s joke, and not a particularly successful one in terms of the number of people who fell for it.  But then a funny thing happened.  Read more from MiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill here.

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Scrappers to Pay Tribute to Historic Car, Unveil Special Jerseys and Caps

PRESS RELEASE – The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are excited to announce they will change their name to the Mahoning Valley Packards for one night, on Saturday, August 12. The Scrappers, in conjunction with the National Packard Museum, will celebrate the historic Packard car and the Packard legacy. The night is presented by the Eastwood Mall Complex. Continue reading

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Hooks Announce Tribute to Dia de los Muertos, Unveil Special Jerseys and Merchandise

PRESS RELEASE – The Hooks’ first tribute to Dia de los Muertos – Dia de los Hooks – kicks off with new-look team merchandise at Hook, Line & Sinker this evening at 6:05, when Whataburger Field gates open in advance of a 7:05 start vs. Midland. Continue reading

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Sporting Backwards Jerseys in Fresno

In case you missed it, the Freno Grizzlies (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) wore Kris Kross hip hop duo-inspired “Totally Krossed Out” backwards jerseys for their game Thursday for 90’s Night.  Watch news report here.

Starting catcher Juan Centeno rocking the TotallyKrossedOut, ’90s uniform, Fresno Grizzlies Twitter photo.

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Isotopes to Become ‘Green Chile Cheeseburgers’ for One Night

PRESS RELEASE – In what will surely be the hottest promotion in the history of the franchise, the Albuquerque Isotopes will embrace one of the most special things about being a New Mexican. With respect to one of the iconic culinary customs of New Mexico, on June 16, for one night only, the Albuquerque Isotopes will become the Albuquerque Green Chile Cheeseburgers. Continue reading

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