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  • Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Unique Uniforms
  • Todd Radom
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  • 22 August 2020
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Free read Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Unique Uniforms Read & download È Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Uniue Uniforms ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Todd Radom ê 0 Free download Baseball our national pastime All fans have great memories of their teams We also remember those things that we wish we could forget the errors the mental mistakesand the ugly uniformsIn an ode to those eyesores Todd Radom has collected and chronicled some of the swing and misses weve seen on the baseball diamond Remember when the Chicago White Sox thought wearing shorts in 1977 was a good idea How about when the Balti Orioles wore their all orange jerseys in 1971 Do you remember the 1999 Turn Ahead the Clock campaign Or the most recent all camo jerseys of the San Diego PadresYes there is much to talk about when it comes to the odd uniform decisions teams have made over the years But just like theres love out there for French bulldogs or Christmas sweaters ugly uniforms hold a warm place in the heart of all baseball fans and Winning Ugly is just that an ode to our favorites from today and yesterday that bring smiles and sighs to all baseball fansSure they didnt affect wins and losses unless you mention Chris Sale but a fans love and ire goes well beyond the current standings So whether your team appears in Winning Ugly or not fans of the sport will enjoy reliving the moments most teams would like to forget Although it had some redeeming ualities it was disappointing My main bone of contention was with the photos and illustrations To begin with they were not placed near the text on them and next they were insufficient Many uniforms were discussed in the text that were not shown either by photo or illustration Often I found myself reading text about a certain uniform but never was shown an image of it Many sounded very interesting Granted the author could not be expected to show every memorable uniform but at least show the ones in the text This is theoretically a visual book so visuals should be abundant Having to go online to look up many of the uniforms described was annoying and should have been unnecessary I saw the author in High Heat on MLB network and it whetted my appetite for the book As I said disappointing

Free read Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Unique Uniforms

Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Unique Uniforms

Free read Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Unique Uniforms Read & download È Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Uniue Uniforms ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Todd Radom ê 0 Free download Baseball our national pastime All fans have great memories of their teams We also remember those things that we wish we could forget the errors the mental mistakesand the ugly uniformsIn an ode to those eyesores Todd Radom has collected and chronicled some of the swing and misses weve seen on the baseball diamond Remember when the Chicago White Sox thought wearing shorts in 1977 was a good idea How about when the Balti Orioles wore their all orange jerseys in 1971 Do you remember the 1999 Turn Ahead the Clock campaign Or the most recent all camo jerseys of the San Diego PadresYes there is much to talk about when it comes to the odd uniform decisions teams have made over the years But just like theres love out there for French bulldogs or Christmas sweaters ugly uniforms hold a warm place in the heart of all baseball fans and Winning Ugly is just that an ode to our favorites from today and yesterday that bring smiles and sighs to all baseball fansSure they didnt affect wins and losses unless you mention Chris Sale but a fans love and ire goes well beyond the current standings So whether your team appears in Winning Ugly or not fans of the sport will enjoy reliving the moments most teams would like to forget Well before you get your hopes up this is about just MLB baseball uniforms Also although the authors uses the 1983 AL West Division champion Chicago White Sox slogan as the title of the book this is not a book strictly about ugly uniforms well except for everything grey and boring pre 1960s Plenty of color pics of said jerseys and some entire unis What is seriously missing is Todd Radom apparently forgot caps are part of the baseball uniform There are so few caps talked about that he missed a huge goldmine of uniform flair and well ugliness at timesLoved the whole Turn Ahead The Clock stuff some of which does hold up love that Brewers beer barrel batter guy The breakdown of trends over various decades was insightful and I learned a lot about the history and whys of uniform changes Would have preferred the text wrapped around the pics so the visual was near what Radom was talking about Most chapters start out with a bunch of text then we go to a slew of pics separate from that main text Just an odd way of laying the book out especially for a guy whose main job is baseball logouniform design

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Free read Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Unique Uniforms Read & download È Winning Ugly: A Visual History of Baseball's Most Uniue Uniforms ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Todd Radom ê 0 Free download Baseball our national pastime All fans have great memories of their teams We also remember those things that we wish we could forget the errors the mental mistakesand the ugly uniformsIn an ode to those eyesores Todd Radom has collected and chronicled some of the swing and misses weve seen on the baseball diamond Remember when the Chicago White Sox thought wearing shorts in 1977 was a good idea How about when the Balti Orioles wore their all orange jerseys in 1971 Do you remember the 1999 Turn Ahead the Clock campaign Or the most recent all camo jerseys of the San Diego PadresYes there is much to talk about when it comes to the odd uniform decisions teams have made over the years But just like theres love out there for French bulldogs or Christmas sweaters ugly uniforms hold a warm place in the heart of all baseball fans and Winning Ugly is just that an ode to our favorites from today and yesterday that bring smiles and sighs to all baseball fansSure they didnt affect wins and losses unless you mention Chris Sale but a fans love and ire goes well beyond the current standings So whether your team appears in Winning Ugly or not fans of the sport will enjoy reliving the moments most teams would like to forget This book deserves five stars because it is a perfect baseball uniform book Todd Radom has all the depth of knowledge you need to discuss this history But he writes as a fan and child of the 70s He discusses why the colorful uniforms of the 70s developed how the trend expanded and why they ultimately went away He is honest rather than nostalgic about the lack of color in the iconic uniforms of the 50s and carries the narrative beyond the 90s His love of the crazy double knit era is clear The thing that puts this book into the five star range though is that he chronicles when good teams make bad decisions I m looking at you Pirates Red uniform and has an entire chapter on the Turn ahead the clock night of the late 90s This is legendary among uni fans Radom appreciate the zany creativity of the idea and provides beautiful pictures In fact the whole book is beautiful a work of art in and of itself If you love baseball uniforms or pine for the sans a belt pants and pullover shirts of the 70 this is a must have