The Kalamazoo Growlers will be donning a jersey made out of selfies in 2014, proving that there are no rules in minor league baseball. A member of the Northwoods League, a college summer baseball league, launched a social media campaign asking fans to submit their best selfies,
The official release of “The Salute to Selfie Night” says:
The Kalamazoo Growlers are giving fans the opportunity to put their selfie skills to productive use with a Salute to Selfie Night during the 2014 season.
A selfie is defined as a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website. To participate in the promotion, simply take a selfie and post it to one of the Growlers social media accounts. Selfies can be posted directly to the Growlers official Facebook page – or by mentioning @kzoogrowlers on Twitteror Instagramand by using #SaluteToSelfies. Step by step directions are detailed below.
The Growlers will collect images through March and then create a “unique selfie collage jersey “, which the Growlers will wear during their July 24th game.