Suddenly Chris Sale’s jersey gripe doesn’t seem so valid.
The Tri-City ValleyCats (Houston Astros, Single-A) will wear these SpongeBob SquarePants clad jerseys (and don’t forget his pet snail “Gary” on the back) for “Nickelodeon Night” tonight against the Vermont Lake Monsters in
Bikini Bottom Troy, NY.
A look at the front and back:
Jerseys will be raffled off during the game, all proceeds going to the local chapter of the United Way. The SpongeBob idea was chosen by way of a promotion in which fans got to suggest which themed jersey the team should wear during the season.
UPDATE July 26/16:
And here’s the uniforms in action, from the ValleyCats Twitter account…