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2001 Stories by Paul Lukas

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  • Offensive Schemes

    published December 4, 2001

    With baseball showing its usual sense of misplaced aesthetic priorities (like, if the owners are serious about contraction, shouldn't they base it... More >>

  • Flag-Waving

    published September 25, 2001

    The American flag is everywhere you look right now, including the baseball diamond. In a show of solidarity following the World Trade Center... More >>

  • Meet The Mets, Greet The Mets

    published September 25, 2001

    After a week of heartache and despair, getting out of New York for a day or two seemed like a good idea, and the return of baseball provided the... More >>

  • A Single-Digit Salute

    published September 4, 2001

    Rob Bell and Wayne Gomes were among the lower-profile pitchers to be traded this summer, but that's not all they have in common. With Bell taking... More >>

  • Adding Some Zip

    published July 31, 2001

    There was a lot to like about the Negro League uniforms that the Mets and Blue Jays wore for their July 15 game at Shea, but Uni Watch was... More >>

  • Alt.uniforms

    published June 26, 2001

    Twenty-two of the 30 Major League Baseball teams currently feature at least one alternate uniform design, a situation that has led to much... More >>

  • Hosiery History

    published June 5, 2001

    It is with no small degree of concern that Uni Watch has been monitoring the situation unfolding on baseball players' lower legs.The intersection... More >>

  • Kept in the Loop

    published May 15, 2001

    Uni Watch was enjoying a Detroit Tigers game a few years back when an acquaintance observed, "Look at Cecil Fielder—his waistline's so big... More >>

  • Kickin' It Old School

    published April 3, 2001

    Just when you think the world is going to hell in a handbasket, something comes along to restore your faith in humankind, something that makes you... More >>

  • Star Gazing

    published February 27, 2001

    All-star games present a tough choice: Do you let the players wear their regular uniforms, as Major League Baseball does, resulting in a crazy... More >>

  • Ugliness in the Xtreme

    published February 6, 2001

    As the WFL proved in the '70s and the USFL reaffirmed in the '80s, there's nothing like a new football league to bring out the worst in uniform... More >>

  • Field-General Fashion

    published January 9, 2001

    Attentive readers may recall that Uni Watch had high praise at the outset of the NFL season for the Dallas Cowboys, who memorialized Tom Landry... More >>

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