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Old 04-09-2013, 01:27 AM
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Originally Posted by Red Barchetta View Post
I'm surprised as well. Especially considering all of the merchandise I've seen over the years for this uniform, colors, etc. I know they are marketing the 83 gear for this season, but I've seen the caps, jerseys, and other SOXMAN gear on a steady basis over the years. I always thought it was because they were popular.
Justin Bieber is popular. Popular =/= good. Ever since the "throwback" trend started, people have latched on to the most bizarre and ugly as the ones to wear, in all sports.

Originally Posted by asindc View Post
The unis are ugly. Thought so then, think so now, although for some reason this year's version looks a little better to me. I do like the tribute, however.
Maybe the belt instead of the wide elastic waist band?

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