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The manufacturer / advertiser question is legit though.  There was a lot of news, then it just kinda fizzled out.

 

Did Nike officially sign the deal to replace UA?  If so, when does their ad start appearing on jerseys?

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As we all know, Cleveland is getting rid of Chief Wahoo next year.  There was a bit of a preview Thursday night in Toronto as they took him off their uniforms.  A couple years ago for the ALCS, there was a failed challenge against them to prevent them from using Wahoo or even being called the Indians.95296dbc77063024ccafa6b998284278

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21 hours ago, SilverBullet1929 said:

Are blind people gonna come to the park to watch the Orioles play in those Braille jerseys? 

Fans that have to watch the Orioles this year already wish they were blind anyway.

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On 9/6/2018 at 12:17 PM, BringBackTheVet said:

The manufacturer / advertiser question is legit though.  There was a lot of news, then it just kinda fizzled out.

 

Did Nike officially sign the deal to replace UA?  If so, when does their ad start appearing on jerseys?

 

Doesn't seem official official just yet. Most reports are from May and they all say is Nike "reportedly" takes over deal after UA left.  

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Orioles will be the first pro team to wear Braille jerseys

September 7, 2018 - 18:13 PM

In a season filled with losses, here’s a win for the Baltimore Orioles. The team will wear jerseys that feature Braille writing to honor the National Federation for the Blind—a national organization with 50,000 members, marking its 40th year headquartered […]

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The real question is, is the lettering actually raised?

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Finally people with vision impairments will be able to tell which team is which.

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I’m guess this was done because most of their fans wished they were blind after watching this past season

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On 9/7/2018 at 6:39 PM, seasaltvanilla said:

The umps are going to be in for a fun night.

Are you kidding?

Who do you think this is gonna help most?

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On 9/7/2018 at 6:39 PM, seasaltvanilla said:

The umps are going to be in for a fun night.

The umps are usually blind anyways...

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22 hours ago, FightingGoldenDevil said:

Wait until the blind community sees this

or... wait until the deaf community hears about this.

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John Cena should throw out the first pitch that night while wearing that jersey. 

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*waves hand over face*

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oh wait my gif isn’t showing up

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Was this cap ever used on field, batting practice or spring training?ff_2260259alt3_full.jpg&w=900

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