Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/16/14
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The Tampa Bay Rays (or Devil Rays at the time) entered Major League Baseball in 1998. So why will they be wearing jerseys deemed to be 1979-esque? Surely, I can't be the only one confused by this whole concept. The whole wanting to get involved in the MLB's "Turn Back the Clock" festivities is understandable, especially from a marketing standpoint, but let's not go altering history here. Manager Joe Maddon modeled a retro uniform on Wednesday that the Rays will be wearing when they host the Detroit Tigers on June 30. The jerseys have a retro feel and actually look...
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