Found June 02, 2013 on
Major League baseball and its teams such as the New York Yankees have joined the rest of the sports community by going nuts over alternative uniforms.
Their Memorial Day camouflage uniforms were a hot mess even if their hearts were in the right place.
On July 4, the league will try again with a red, white and blue theme to celebrate our country’s independence. New Era unveiled photos of the caps on their Facebook page.
The rest of the unis could be awful, but the lids are very tasteful. In particular, the Miami Marlins cap is the perfect balance of flash and substance without going to overboard.
Click here to view the photo gallery
The post Photos: Major League Baseball rolls out July 4th caps appeared first on Players View.
BEST OF MAXIM
IT IS WHAT IT IS
Yankees GM Brian Cashman admitted that the drama surrounding Rodriguez makes things "complicated" and that he probably will never live up to his contract.
Matthew Fortese was heckled by two Orioles fans on Wednesday before one allegedly threw beer in his face and punched him in the head, sending him over a railing.
Andy Pettitte was activated from the 15-day disabled list Monday night by the New York Yankees, and was set to try for his 250th career win with a new right fielder.
Lyle Overbay was in the lineup, making his first big league start in the outfield against the Cleveland Indians after making 1,272 appearances in the field, all at first base.
''We've been forced to being...
A baseball fan who says he's 111 years old and was saluted by the New York Yankees on the field this weekend has no proof of his age.
Bernando LaPallo chatted with Yankees star Derek Jeter before Saturday night's game against Boston. The Arizona resident playfully calls himself the Yankees' oldest fan.
But a consultant with Guinness World Records who specializes in...
CC Sabathia has been happy with the way he’s been pitching lately. His fastball command has been an issue over his last few starts and coming in, the big Yankee southpaw hadn’t won a game in over a month (April 27th vs Toronto).
Friday night against the Red Sox, Sabathia delivered and ace like performance, allowing only one runs on six hits, while walking none and tying a season...
Yes, the New York Yankees broke a five game losing streak last night, beating the Boston Red Sox last night 4-1.
CC Sabathia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Yes, the returns of Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis made the makeshift Yankees line-up feel, look and play deeper.
And yes, CC Sabathia finally pitched like an ace pitching seven strong innings, giving up just one earned run and fanning...
Photo Credit: Keith AllisonNot very often does the return of two players have the possibility of affecting so many rosters, but when Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis entered the lineup Friday, it forced a lot of fantasy owners to make some quick decisions.Teixeira took his spot back at 1st and Youkilis was penciled in at DH, nothing mind blowing with that lineup. Where the problems...
As much as I hate the Yankees, I have to give them their due. They shut us down last night. Ot more specifically, CC Sabathia shut us down. He was nothing short of brilliant last night. He is a legimate ace and he pitched like one last night. Trust me, it pains me a lot to type these words, but I give respect where it's due, and Sabathia earned my respect (at least for now)....
New York Yankees right-hander Chien-Ming Wang was able to
opt out of his minor league contract with the team yesterday. However, he
elected not to do so, as he’s reportedly only interested in severing ties with the Yankees if he can find a starting role elsewhere. There are six teams that
have been eyeing Wang, but the Minnesota Twins are not one of them, according
Alex Rodriquez…I know he is the elephant in the room or the loud obnoxious friend no one wants to admit they brought to the party, but we need to talk about him. Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman gave an interview to ESPN that aired Sunday night before the team’s rain shortened loss to the Red Sox, he had a few things to say about the third baseman.
It started with Cashman...
New York Yankees legend Lou Gehrig died 72 years ago this Sunday on June 2, 1941. As a member of the Major League Baseball All-Century Team, the 37-year-old Gehrig amassed 493 homers, 2,721 hits and 1,995 RBI in 2,130 consecutive games as a Yankee from 1925 through 1939. During “Lou Gehrig Appreciation Day” at Yankee Stadium on July 4, 1939, “The Iron Horse” delivered perhaps...
Alex Rodriguez has let down Hal Steinbrenner.
What could be funnier than than a bunch of grown men having the daylights scared out of them by a thunder storm? When those men are major league baseball players — that's what.
That's exactly what happened in Sunday night's thrice-delayed Yankees-Red Sox game in the Bronx, televised on ESPN.
Cameras caught both dugouts reacting as meekly as children to a...
The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox were jumping scared at the sound of some thunder during a rain delay.
AP Photo/Bill KostrounWhile returnees Kevin Youkilis (RBI) and Mark Teixeira (walk, run scored) contributed to Boston's 4-1 loss to the Empire, it was decidedly the masterful pitching of C C Sabathia that spelled doom for the Carmine Hose. The big left-hander struck out 10 and regained the speed on his fastball that had disappeared for most of 2013. He went 7 1/3, gave up just...