Royals Will Celebrate Title With Gold Cap, Jersey for Two Games

With a 30-year break betweenWorld Series titles, the Kansas City Royals have seized on a golden opportunity to celebrate. The Royals will celebrate their 2015 championship in style when the 2016 season opens, wearing caps highlighted in gold for opening day on April 3 and their second game on April 5, when they receive their

Click for More Photos and Details

New Spring Training Uniforms Across MLB for 2016

Spring Training’s going to look a whole lot better in 2016. Today Major League Baseball, Majestic, and New Era announced a new unified on-field look for the annual slate of exhibition games held every March. The new look includes ball caps, lighter-weight uniforms featuring regular season designs, specially marked baseballs, and other on-field

Click for More Photos and Details

Braves, Cubs, and Royals to Wear Patches in 2016

We learned yesterday what the patches that three Major League Baseball teams will wear in 2016 will look like. The Chicago Cubs and Atlanta Braves will commemorate stadiums, and the Kansas City Royals will sport a World Series champion patch. The Atlanta Braves will commemorate their 20th and final season in

Click for More Photos and Details

2015 ALCS, NLCS Program Covers Unveiled

The first 2015 League Championship Series gets underway tonight as the Toronto Blue Jays take on the defending AL champion Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium, just in time for game one we’ve got our first look at the cover designs for the commemorative programs which will be sold throughout the

Click for More Photos and Details

Doing the Twist: The Story Behind the Omaha Storm Chasers

There are a lot of sports teams named after severe weather or natural disasters—Avalanche, Hurricanes, Quakes, Storm, Thunder, etc. But very few teams are named for the people who actually head out into the world in intentional pursuit of extreme weather events. The term storm chasing is most commonly associated with

Click for More Photos and Details

Royals break out Kansas City Monarchs throwback uniforms

Today, the Kansas City Royals are honoring the Negro Leagues with their annual Salute to the Negro Leagues day. As such, everybody at Kauffman Stadium is dressed to the nines, and this includes the home team itself, as the Royals have elected to wear Kansas City Monarchs throwbacks uniforms. In

Click for More Photos and Details

KC Royals 2014 World Series Phantom Champs Merchandise

What a finish to a fantastic baseball season, with a runner on third in a one-run game, bottom of the ninth during the seventh game of the World Series. You can’t beat that, and kudos to the San Francisco Giants on claiming their third title in the past five seasons.

Click for More Photos and Details

Random Observations on the 2014 World Series Branding

A few random observations and opinions of mine about last night’s World Series opener in Kansas City, from a uniform and logo point-of-view, of course. By far, the 2014 jersey and cap patch designs are the least interesting in the history of this patch. A simple wordmark, and nothing more, adorned

Click for More Photos and Details