Baseball Throwback Jerseys Making a Comeback
With fans back in the stands in varying degrees after COVID-19, you may notice jerseys from your team from past eras or even jerseys from other teams. This is one part of baseball memorabilia that really helps fans celebrate past eras.
popularity of past uniforms is largely due to the color scheme, design, and
uniqueness compared to many current uniforms. Let’s take a look back at the
best throwback jerseys over more than 100 years of baseball history.
Diego Padres (early 1980s)
brown and yellow of this jersey is unique in the fact that no other team at
that time used only those two colors to identify their team. The jerseys of
today are much plainer and the Padres may undergo changes in their uniforms,
perhaps back to the 80s throwbacks?
York Mets (1986)
to 1986, the Mets jerseys had buttons, which were removed to form the pullover
with an attractive 25th-anniversary patch. The blue and orange
stripes down the arm and pant leg are not only unique but added to the slick
look. There is some kind of mystique to
the uniforms as it also the year that the Mets won the World Series.
yellow pops with the hint of green that sticks out. The numbers on the jersey
were quite large and the color scheme stands out. No other team other than the Athletics can
make green and yellow look cool like the Athletics.
Expos (1970s and 1980s)
uniform isn’t flashy, but the color combination of baby blue, dark blue, with
splashes of red and white, lends to an attractive throwback. In addition, the
old Expos logo has a history attached to it, with the great Andre Dawson, Tim
Raines, and Gary Carter all having donned these uniforms.
the best throwback is the “Rainbow” jersey or the Astros. The horizontal
orange-colored rainbow, the large star, and the team name on the front make this a
stellar-looking jersey. In addition, the jersey had no number. That was found
on the pants. The uniforms were under
much scrutiny by members of the Astros, but their color scheme makes them a
very popular throwback.
of teams around the league love throwbacks to show not only their support of
the team, but to stars of past eras who wore the uniforms with pride. Be sure to take a look at some places you can score a baseball throwback jersey cheap!