MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Brewers let fans design a new uniform for the team to wear in a game.
Alright, just for two exhibition games, but fans now can choose which design the Brewers will wear on the field.
Last fall, the Brewers announced the "Design a YOUniform" contest, allowing fans to submit a custom uniform design. The three finalists were released Tuesday, with the winner being reveled on Jan. 27 at the "Brewers On Deck" fan fest.
Nearly 700 entries were submitted and a panel of judges narrowed the designs down to three Ron Verrecchio of Catonsville, Md., Ben Peters of Richfield, Minn. and Nicholas Fout of Madison, Wis.
All three will be on hand when the winner is announced at "Brewers On Deck" in a ceremony hosted by Brewers closer John Axford.
"The response to this initiative was tremendous," Brewers Chief Operating Officer Rick Schlesinger said in a statement. "It's a contest that really has not been replicated before, a...