Found June 21, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
New Era is hit or miss with the special edition hats, but this latest one giving honor to the greatest relief pitcher of all-time, New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, is classy. Rivera, of course, is set to retire at season’s end. You don’t have to be a Yankees fan to appreciate the gold touch they give to the hat, as presented by Hardball Talk’s Craig Calcaterra. It even arrived to him in a pretty fancy pinstripe box. Yes, I am a Yankee fan, but no, that’s not why I like it. I actually hate every single hat New Era has made that isn’t just the actual navy blue one with the white insignia. But this one is a cool touch. I probably wouldn’t wear it, but it would be a cool collector’s item. ESPN Business Insider Darren Rovell put a picture out of a different hat: That’s ugly. The smaller batch on the back is much nicer. I don’t know which one or if it is both, but it will be available to the public next week.
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