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Blowfish to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of First Moon Landing

The Lexington County Blowfish (Summer Collegiate, Coastal Plain League) will honor the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing on Saturday, July 20th when they host the Forest City Owls.  The “Concert in the Sky” musical fireworks show will be moon-themed with songs such as “Fly Me to the Moon,” “Bad Moon Rising,” “Moondance,” and “Dancing In The Moonlight.”

Blowfish to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Man landing on the Moon-GM Theo Bacot is ready to take off!

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A’s Celebrate 50th Anniversary, Offer Free Game Today

Tuesday marks the 50th anniversary of the A’s inaugural game at the Oakland Coliseum, and the team will celebrate by hosting a free-admission game vs. the White Sox.  The teams will also wear throwback uniforms.  Read more here.

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5 ‘Flashback Jerseys’ to be Worn During Omaha Franchise’s 50th Season

PRESS RELEASE – The Omaha Storm Chasers will celebrate their 50th Season in franchise history presented by First National Bank by turning back the clock and wearing five Flashback Jerseys throughout the upcoming 2018 campaign. These five Flashback Jerseys will commemorate each of the organization’s five decades dating back to 1969. The Omaha Royals, Golden Spikes and Storm Chasers will all be represented over the course of the year. Continue reading

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Redbirds to Celebrate the 60s June 2, Unveil Special Jerseys

PRESS RELEASE – Friday, June 2 will be a “groovy” night at AutoZone Park as we throw it back to the 1960s! Fans can purchase a $17 Field Box or $20 Dugout specialty ticket that includes an actual record sleeve styled with Redbirds history like the iconic Beatles “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” album, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017.

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…and the Smokin’ Pistol Survives

The Houston Astros announced on Friday that they would not remove the smoking pistol from the original Colt .45s logo that will don the throwback uniforms the team will wear on April 10 and April 20 as part of their 50th anniversary celebration.  Yes — believe it or not, this was really an issue, and Paul Lukas from Uni-Watch.com lamented about it on ESPN Page 2 last month.   Read more here and here.

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