A Helmet So Dirty Even the Logo Wants Off

Vogt Dirty Helmet

Stephen Vogt of the Oakland Athletics likes his pine tar, he’s not the first ballplayer to have an obsession with it – surely by now we all know about George Brett’s passionate affair with the substance.

But I’ve never seen a helmet so bad even the logo is bookin’ it:

Vogt Oakland Athletics Dirty Helmet

Screencap courtesy Comcast Sportsnet’s Brodie Brazil @brodiebrazilCSN

The no batting gloves, filthy helmet combo reminds me a lot about a great ballplayer who unfortunately left the game far too soon – Vladimir Guerrero:

Vladimir Guerrero Montreal Expos 2002

And of course the infamous George Brett Pine Tar incident: