Gio Gonzalez can add “fashion designer” to his growing list of accomplishments. The Nats pitcher has teamed up with Modell’s Sporting Goods to create a line of T-shirts specifically for the D.C. area. From the release:
The product made by “The House of Leagues” will release two specially designed t-shirts coined “American Pastime” and “Hot Streak”, both featuring elements of Gio’s life. Gio played an integral role in the design of each t-shirt and he wanted people to understand the meaning behind the significant dates and numbers found in each design.
Also according to the release, one dollar from every shirt sale will go to the Gio Gonzalez Foundation. Gonzalez will to be at the Modell’s location in Bethesda today at 2 p.m. to launch the clothing line and meet fans.